NEWS

Catania defender Pablo Alvarez has admitted that the club are aiming to finish in the Europa League places come the end of the season.
Juventus’ Gigi Buffon remains a better goalkeeper than Inter rival Samir Handanovic, says Stefano Tacconi.
Inter’s Esteban Cambiasso says he won’t necessarily go into coaching when he does bring his playing career to an end.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani is delighted with the Rossoneri block used by Italy boss Cesare Prandelli in midweek.
Juventus striker Mirko Vucinic says he’s one step closer to his World Cup dream after Montenegro’s 1-1 draw with England.
Miroslav Klose could return to action for Lazio this weekend when the capital club entertain Catania in Serie A.
The agent of Barcelona’s Alexis Sanchez will touch down in Milan on Thursday – possibly to discuss the option of a move to Juventus or Inter for his client.
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini has decided to double the bonus that his players will get if they avoid relegation.
Chievo Verona are hoping to convince Sergio Pellissier to sign a new contract at the Stadio Bentegodi.
Francesco Totti made his Serie A debut 20 years ago today and he has no intention of bringing his Roma career to an end. “I want a renewal.”
Bayern Munich will have no trepidation of Juventus when the two sides meet in the Champions League next week, says Thomas Muller.
Mateo Kovacic is treating Inter’s game against arch-rivals Juventus on Saturday like any other match. “They’re all worth three points.”
Claudio Marchisio has put next week’s game against Bayern Munich to the back of his mind. “Inter come first,” says the Juventus player.
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While Sunderland show an interest in Lazio outcast Mauro Zarate, his agent warns “he wants to go back to Argentina and Velez would be ideal.”
Padova’s crisis continues, as they fell to a fifth consecutive defeat against Cesena in today’s Serie B Week 34 opener.
Serie A stars Edinson Cavani, Walter Gargano, Alvaro Pereira and Arevalo Rios have had their return to Italy postponed due to an airplane malfunction.
Cesare Prandelli concedes he “expected more” from Italy’s victory in Malta, but is confident “this Nazionale is the future.”
Roma released a statement denying the club is in financial difficulty after reports of a €78m hole in their accounts.
Atalanta director Pierpaolo Marino has suggested Serie A should adopt the new salary cap introduced in Serie B.
English papers claim Milan are interested in a summer offer for Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic, but Italian media are sceptical.
Inter President Massimo Moratti admits he still talks to Jose Mourinho and is pleased by his “loyalty,” but warns “there aren’t the right conditions for a return.”
Andrea Ranocchia assures the Inter squad is “behind Andrea Stramaccioni” ahead of the Derby d’Italia against Juventus.
Feyenoord have confirmed “there is an offer from Fiorentina” for Dutch talent Jordy Clasie. “We’ll discuss it at the end of the season.”
An inquest into the death of Piermario Morosini during a Pescara-Livorno match last year has blamed the medical staff of both clubs and the ambulance service.
The Juventus-Bayern Munich Champions League quarter-final on April 10 has already sold out before going on general sale.
Manchester City assistant Angelo Gregucci confirmed their interest in Edinson Cavani and could not guarantee Roberto Mancini will remain. “We’ll see.”
Walter Mazzarri has some difficult decisions to make ahead of Saturday’s game with Torino, as players are still coming back from international duty.
Nicolas Anelka is reportedly frustrated with the lack of playing time at Juventus and could leave before the end of the season.
Cesare Prandelli explains how he got the best out of Mario Balotelli and would like to organise Italy-Argentina as a tribute to Pope Francis. “This is his moment.”
Davide Astori had one of the transfer sagas of the summer and looks set for another, as Southampton and Napoli lead the race for the Cagliari defender.
Inter can collect the victory against Derby d’Italia rivals Juventus on Saturday afternoon, insists January signing Zdravko Kuzmanovic.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has happy memories of the last time his side faced Inter at San Siro in an afternoon game.
Juventus captain Gigi Buffon has sent a message to Francesco Totti on the 20th anniversary of the Roma icon’s Serie A debut.
Atalanta revelation Giacomo Bonaventura has admitted that he has hopes of playing for the Italian international side.

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