NEWS

Kostas Manolas has already won over the Roma faithful. “Mehdi Benatia is the past. I am the future.”
Micah Richards is ready for his Serie A debut in Fiorentina-Genoa, but Marko Marin is still sidelined.
Empoli boss Maurizio Sarri admits to feeling “anger” that his side impressed against Roma and Udinese without points.
Rudi Garcia praised Empoli’s performance and was glad to have “three points in the bag” for Roma.
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri fell down the stairs towards the locker room and fractured his left hand.
Juventus reshuffle against Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese, but Carlos Tevez is risked from the start despite an injury.
Radja Nainggolan saw his shot ricochet off the goalkeeper’s back to give Roma a lucky 1-0 victory in Empoli.
All-attack Coach Zdenek Zeman assures “this is my Cagliari” the fans will see against Atalanta tomorrow.
Rodrigo Palacio and Fredy Guarin are available for Inter, but Jonathan misses the game with Sassuolo.
Fernando Torres, Giacomo Bonaventura and Marco van Ginkel are in Milan’s squad for Parma, but Stephan El Shaarawy misses out.
Roberto Donadoni demands a new Parma attitude against Milan, but Jonathan Biabiany is ruled out.
Shock leaders Perugia sent Catania to the foot of the table, while Bari, Pro Vercelli and Carpi conceded last-gasp goals.
Roma resume their Serie A title race with a visit to newly-promoted Empoli, Mattia Destro and Ashley Cole.
Arrigo Sacchi was harshly critical of Mario Balotelli, claiming in his absence “we’ll finally see what Milan can do.”
Albania Coach Gianni De Biasi encouraged his players to “dream” after a shock victory in Portugal.
Vincenzo Montella has faith in Juan Cuadrado and Mario Gomez as Fiorentina take on Alessandro Matri’s Genoa.
Alessio Cerci received his first Atletico Madrid call-up for the derby against Real Madrid.
Lazio host Cesena in their first home game of the season and Stefano Pioli trusts they can do well “with the fans behind us.”
Walter Mazzarri “made a pact” with his Inter players – including Fredy Guarin – ahead of their clash with Sassuolo.
Milan Coach Pippo Inzaghi realises Mario Balotelli and Fernando Torres “have completely different characteristics.”
Rafa Benitez said he’ll “see if it is possible to continue together” with Napoli, as his contract expires in June 2015.
German Denis has no regrets, as “it’s better to play at Atalanta than be just one of the group at Juventus.”
David Lopez gets his first Napoli call-up for Sunday’s Serie A encounter with Chievo.
Stephan El Shaarawy is injured for Parma-Milan, but Fernando Torres is set for his Serie A debut.
Liverpool will reportedly make a January offer for Marek Hamsik, but he has no intention of leaving Napoli.
Kingsley Coman’s fantastic Juventus debut could push Sebastian Giovinco towards Arsenal in January.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte visited Torino and reportedly asked Juan Sanchez Miño if he wants to play for the Azzurri.
Palermo’s 20-year-old new signing Emerson is “not afraid of Serie A,” assured the ex-Santos starlet.
Real Madrid and Manchester United are ready to battle it out in January for Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman.
Spanish media claim Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa wants a January transfer to Napoli.
Gigi Di Biagio warns Italy face a “tough team” in Slovakia for the Under-21 European Championship play-offs.
Eugenio Corini hopes Chievo can take advantage of the “pressure” Napoli are under at the San Paolo tomorrow.
Saphir Taider reveals he left Southampton three weeks into his loan to join Sassuolo for “personal reasons.”
Bologna had a disastrous start to the season, which made their 3-2 victory at Pescara all the more remarkable.
Today Roma visit Empoli and Juventus host Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese, while Fiorentina-Genoa and Parma-Milan are intriguing ties.

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