NEWS

Christian Maggio will miss Napoli’s difficult trip to Parma after undergoing surgery for a fractured left hand.
Siena’s season is going from bad to worse, as the club will lose €8m in sponsorship money from troubled bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena.
Milan will hand Francesco Acerbi back to Genoa in exchange for co-ownership of Kevin Constant, it has been announced.
Parma striker Dorlan Pabon will officially join Mexican club Monterrey in June, though before then he could be loaned to Deportivo La Coruna.
Inter are ready to sacrifice Philippe Coutinho to Liverpool or Southampton to raise funds for Paulinho, who Corinthians point out will cost €20m.
“Lisandro Lopez will not be joining Juventus,” confirmed Olympique Lyonnais despite reports of the Bianconeri sending a delegation to France.
Chievo boss Eugenio Corini is dealing with an injury crisis ahead of today’s match with Lazio. “Vladimir Petkovic has found the right alchemy for his team.”
Sampdoria have officially signed striker Gianluca Sansone from Torino on a co-ownership deal, while the Granata take Belgian Under-21 international Dolly Menga.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani again warned “we are no longer working for Kaka or Didier Drogba.”
Serie B resumed after a month-long break and returned with a huge shock, as leaders Sassuolo lost to Crotone.
Davide Ballardini makes his Genoa debut against Serie A leaders Juventus tonight and warns “we will have to make intensity our key characteristic.”
Genoa make their debut under new Coach Davide Ballardini against Juventus, while Lazio face their bete noir Chievo.
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Torino defender Angelo Ogbonna has returned to training for the first time since his hernia operation.
Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic believes his side need to become more clinical in front of goal if they are to qualify for the Champions League.
Cristian Chivu has revealed that the Wesley Sneijder situation at Inter is 'a touchy subject'.
Fiorentina have completed the signings of Legia Warsaw's Rafal Wolski and Marvin Compper from Hoffenheim.
Lazio have named their 22-man squad for the match against Chievo at Stadio Olimpico tomorrow evening.
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho has admitted that a return to Milan would be good for Kaka.
The agent of Daniele Portanova has defended the player after he hit out at former club Bologna on Twitter.
Antonio Conte has named his 21-man squad for Juventus' Saturday night clash with Genoa.
Struggling Serie A side Palermo have revealed that they are confident of signing Mauro Boselli from Wigan.
Milan and Genoa are discussing the possibility of sending Francesco Acerbi on loan to Sampdoria for the rest of the season.
Salvatore Bocchetti won’t be returning to Italian football this month after the Rubin Kazan man joined Spartak Moscow.
Inter would not be making a mistake should they conclude a deal with Corinthians for Paulinho, says Juan Jesus.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic is unconcerned with claims that his side’s fine run of form is down to a healthy slice of luck.
Mattia Destro is set for a spell on the sidelines after Roma confirmed that he has picked up a knee injury.
Emanuele Giaccherini has admitted that he and his Juventus teammates are thinking about doing the Treble in 2012-13.
Mattia Destro says he is proud to have a fan in Milan President Silvio Berlusconi, but he insists his future is at Roma.
Cristian Zapata has what it takes to have a future with Italian giants Milan, says teammate Mario Yepes.
Milan have confirmed that they have signed Cristian Zaccardo from Parma, with Djamel Mesbah and Rodney Strasser heading in the other direction.
Shangai Shenua striker Nicolas Anelka could sign for Juventus within the next few hours, according to reports in France.
Lazio have been given a suspended sentence threatening the club with a match behind closed doors after being found guilty of racist chanting.
Catania Coach Rolando Maran has praised Vincenzo Montella ahead of their match against Fiorentina this weekend.
Lazio defender Giuseppe Biava is set to renew his contract at the club for another year, his agent has confirmed.

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