NEWS

Fiorentina ultras will not be present for the first 10 minutes of their game against Lazio, it has been claimed.
Porto striker Jackson Martinez has conceded that his men will be in for a tough encounter when they play Napoli in the Europa League.
Reports in the British Press claim that Napoli could well be targeting a move for Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov.
Diego Costa has revealed his delight at being called up for the Spanish national team as they prepare to face Italy next week.
Chievo Coach Eugenio Corini has claimed that his side will ‘battle until the end of the season’ to stay in Serie A.
Rolando Bianchi has weighed in on the issue of who will win the title, claiming that Roma are actually better than Juventus.
Swansea midfielder Jonathan De Guzman has claimed that his men could have beaten Napoli, if only they’d taken their chances.
Rudi Garcia has named his 21-man Roma squad for the game against Inter on Saturday.
Lazio’s Antonio Candreva admits his side have experienced more lows than highs this season.
The agent of Napoli attacking midfielder Lorenzo Insigne says his client has shown real character to overcome criticism from earlier in the season.
Torino forward Ciro Immobile says it would be a dream come true to represent his country at this summer’s World Cup.
CalcioNews24 have described Mario Balotelli as a ‘serious doubt’ to be fit for Milan’s match with Juventus on Sunday.
Napoli midfielder Dries Mertens says his team have not yet given up hope of finishing second in the Serie A table.
Milan defender Adil Rami says his side do not fear Juventus ahead of the Serie A meeting between the sides.
Arturo Vidal insists that Juventus are going out all guns blazing to win a Serie A and Europa League double this season.
Genoa’s injured midfielder Juraj Kucka has called on his side to remain professional between now and the end of the season.
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri admits he still doesn’t know whether attacking midfielder Hernanes will be fit to feature against Roma.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says his side’s fans must learn to abide by the rules if they wish to avoid playing behind closed Curve in the future.
Milan attacking midfielder Adel Taarabt says he never doubted his ability even while struggling at Championship side QPR.
Marcello Lippi has performed a surprise U-turn and signed a new contract to stay at Chinese outfit Guangzhou Evergrande.
Vicente del Bosque believes Italy will be Spain’s final great test before the World Cup, as he explains Fernando Llorente’s omission.
Brendan Rodgers has made clear that he does not think Pepe Reina will return to Liverpool next summer after his spell at Napoli.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete is reportedly now reluctant to sign Cesare Prandelli to the length of contract he is apparently after.
Riccardo Montolivo says that whilst he is grateful to Max Allegri, Milan ‘needed a jolt’, and that replacement Clarence Seedorf will ‘become great’.
Juventus forward Fernando Llorente has missed out on inclusion in the Spain squad to face Italy next week, but Diego Costa is in.
Cesare Prandelli will name his Italy squad to play Spain on Sunday, whilst speculation is out on who may make his March training camp too.
Ricky Kaka has labelled Milan’s clash with Juventus as an ‘international derby’ that represents a valuable three points for the Rossoneri.
The Italian Football Federation have added their name to a campaign against homophobia, which had seen Davide Moscardelli and Daniele Dessena abused online.
Fabrizio Miccoli won’t face a sporting punishment for comments he said last year about murdered Italian judge Giovanni Falcone.
Daniele De Rossi has reflected on how his first impression of Rudi Garcia was so different to the man he now ‘thanks God’ is at Roma.
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Mario Gomez “didn’t think it would be this difficult” to find his fitness after his first Fiorentina start in five months.
Antonio Conte praised Juventus for their victory at Trabzonspor and warned Fiorentina will be “a very difficult obstacle.”
Daniel Osvaldo revealed there’s a reason he combines so well with new Juventus teammate Sebastian Giovinco.
Vincenzo Montella saw positives in Fiorentina’s draw with Esbjerg, but admits Juventus would be “the last team” he’d pick to face.

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