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Felipe Melo insists he has “changed,” yet the Inter midfielder admits he had to “beat up Mario Balotelli.”
Riccardo Montolivo insists “Milan deserved to win” the derby after a 1-0 defeat to city rivals Inter.
Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic described his derby-winning save on Milan striker Mario Balotelli.
Sinisa Mihajlovic was “happy” despite Milan’s defeat to Inter. “I found my team tonight. Mario Balotelli knows what he has to do.”
Roberto Mancini said Inter haven’t reached their “full potential” yet and praised Felipe Melo after the Milan Derby victory.
Fredy Guarin praised Inter’s quality and a Milan Derby-winning goal that “will remain in history.”
Fredy Guarin’s screamer gave Inter the Derby della Madonnina and top of the table, but Mario Balotelli hit the post for Milan.
Stefano Pioli saw a “positive response” from Lazio and Alessandro Matri’s debut brace against Udinese.
Roberto Mancini confirmed he wanted to sign Mario Balotelli, but Inter director Piero Ausilio denies it.
Alessandro Matri made the ideal Lazio debut, bagging a brace to beat Udinese 2-0 in the pouring rain.
Inter debut Ivan Perisic and Felipe Melo with Gary Medel in defence, as Milan revamp behind Carlos Bacca and Luiz Adriano.
San Siro is packed out for tonight’s Derby della Madonnina, as Inter and Milan go head-to-head after a transformative summer.
Eusebio Di Francesco blasted Sassuolo fans after a 2-2 draw with Atalanta. “They should applaud this team, not jeer it.”
Beppe Marotta warned Juventus mustn’t make changes into “an alibi” ahead of their trip to Manchester City.
Ivan Perisic predicts Inter will win the Derby della Madonnina 4-2 tonight. “The whole city is buzzing about this game.”
Maurizio Sarri felt one of Empoli’s goals should’ve been disallowed in a 2-2 draw with his Napoli.
Lazio are in desperate need of a boost after two humiliating defeats and host giant-killers Udinese.
It was a dramatic afternoon, as Napoli fought back twice for a point at Empoli, Sassuolo-Atalanta was action-packed and Palermo spoilt Carpi’s party.
Torino defender Danilo Avelar could be out for the season, as he suffered a suspected meniscus ligament injury.
Sampdoria v Bologna will be on Monday evening after the Serie A fixture was rained off today.
There are reports Claudio Marchisio could be out for another month with a thigh strain on his Juventus comeback.
Torino fought back twice at the Bentegodi and the referee infuriated both sides in a thrilling 2-2 draw with Verona.
Napoli revamp again with Manolo Gabbiadini as Maurizio Sarri and Mirko Valdifiori visit their old haunts in Empoli.
Follow all the build-up and action as it happens from Empoli v Napoli, Sassuolo v Atalanta and Palermo v Carpi.
Slovenian referee Damir Skomina will officiate the Champions League tie between Manchester City and Juventus.
Barcelona will be without Thomas Vermaelen for their Champions League meeting with Roma on Wednesday.
Two Azzurri veterans meet as Hellas Verona's Luca Toni squares up against Torino's Fabio Quagliarella.
Sampdoria-Bologna has been deferred due to bad weather and could be played tomorrow evening instead.
Palermo Coach Giuseppe Iachini compares Alberto Gilardino to the team's former striker Paulo Dybala and denies rifts with President Maurizio Zamparini.
Empoli Coach Marco Giampaolo welcomes back Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri: 'I hope the lads will be encouraged in their performance'.
Sampdoria-Bologna is almost certainly going to be deferred due to incoming storms on the city of Genoa.
Coach Roberto Mancini's Inter is almost in full force against Milan, who need to patch several injuries.
Leonardo Bonucci slammed the crowd who jeered Juventus as “not real fans” after a draw with Chievo.
Fiorentina beat Genoa, but patron Andrea Della Valle saw a “disturbing atmosphere” among the fans.
Arrigo Sacchi expects the Derby della Madonnina to be decided in midfield and on the flanks.

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