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Morgan De Sanctis said Roma players “cannot deny responsibility” for the disastrous Coppa Italia exit to Spezia.
Napoli are taking no chances against Verona in the Coppa Italia, starting Gonzalo Higuain and Dries Mertens.
Carpi knocked Fiorentina out of the Coppa Italia with a shock 1-0 victory at the Stadio Franchi.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia confessed Coppa Italia elimination to Spezia “is really a failure. It’s not normal.”
Mimmo Di Carlo told Spezia to “enjoy the moment and the dream continues” after eliminating Roma from the Coppa Italia.
Serie B minnows Spezia have knocked Roma out of the Coppa Italia on penalties after a goalless draw at the Stadio Olimpico.
Inter are ‘one of the 10 best teams in the world’ according to Stevan Jovetic, who says he has ‘nothing to prove to anyone.’
Inter’s Stevan Jovetic says ‘it’s easier to play in England than Italy’ but laments his lack of opportunities at Manchester City.
Udinese Coach Stefano Colantuono says he’ll have to alter his game plan against Lazio due to injuries.
Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic responds to rumours about his sacking: “I don’t panic, I have broad shoulders.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic says Milan ‘respect Sampdoria’ and that the Coppa Italia is ‘an important objective’ for the club.
Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic asks his team to ‘transform the whistles into applause’ and says ‘I’ve never looked for excuses.’
Injury-hit Lazio can repeat their run to the Coppa Italia final this season, according to Coach Stefano Pioli.
Under-pressure Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli says they are ‘guilty of naivety’ and that ‘winning is the only medicine we need’.
Inter youngster Rey Manaj’s agent ‘trusts Roberto Mancini’ and confirms interest from Genoa and Frosinone.
Reports say Bologna want to sign Antonio Nocerino on loan in January, but only if Milan agree to pay part of his wages.
Reports say Sevilla are in talks for Inter’s Andrea Ranocchia but are also interested in Genoa’s Armando Izzo.
Juventus and Chelsea will reportedly meet to for talks about Juan Cuadrado and Oscar, but Paul Pogba is not up for discussion.
Inter are close to finalising a €14m deal for Boca Juniors striker Jonathan Calleri, according to reports.
Milan and Inter target Stefano Sensi of Cesena says ‘a year with a small Serie A club would be good for me.’
A coaching team of Cristian Brocchi and Mauro Tassotti is reportedly set to replace Sinisa Mihajlovic if Milan lose to Sampdoria tomorrow.
Giovanni Trapattoni and Ciro Ferrara have emerged as candidates for the Lazio job should Stefano Pioli be sacked.
Inter will reportedly try to sell or loan out at least five players in January in order to balance their books.
Reports say Roma have asked Watford for a Juan Iturbe-Victor Ibarbo swap, while Serie A clubs join the chase for the Argentine.
Chievo will reportedly fight Bologna to loan Jonathan Calleri should he join Inter, while also targeting full-back Federico Dimarco.
Juventus favour a bid for Sevilla’s Ever Banega, Simone Zaza could stay and Martin Caceres is wanted by Fenerbahce, say reports.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roberto Mancini insists “the Inter squad as it stands is complete” after a 3-0 Coppa Italia victory over Cagliari.
Jonathan Biabiany assured Inter are targeting the Coppa Italia as well as the Scudetto this season.
Inter made short work of Cagliari to reach the Coppa Italia quarter-finals, winning 3-0 including a Marcelo Brozovic stunner.
Alessandria have become the first Lega Pro side to reach the Coppa Italia quarter-final in 32 years.
Lega Pro side Alessandria earned a shock 2-1 victory in extra time to eliminate Genoa and reach the Coppa Italia quarter-finals.
Follow the action as Inter take on Cagliari in the Coppa Italia Round of 16 at San Siro this evening.
Carpi Coach Fabrizio Castori looks forward to tomorrow’s “prestigious and historic” Coppa Italia tie with Fiorentina.
Inter host Cagliari in the Coppa Italia Round of 16 tonight with Rey Manaj given the chance to shine alongside Rodrigo Palacio.

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