NEWS

Kevin Constant is out of Milan’s match with Livorno, but Mattia De Sciglio, Philippe Mexes and Christian Abbiati return.
Ever wondered how Mario Balotelli and Gianluigi Buffon deal with zombie attacks? Well, now you know...
As Serie A heads into the depths of winter, the first weekend of December throws up some big clashes with the undoubted game of the weekend being the heavy weight top of the table encounter between Roma and Fiorentina.
Vladimir Petkovic is continually linked with the Switzerland job, so it’s rumoured Lazio will poach Basel boss Murat Yakin in January.
Cesare Prandelli is preparing for today’s “ridiculous” 2014 World Cup draw and warned of heat exhaustion in Brazil.
Mario Balotelli revealed why he hasn’t met the girl who could be his daughter. “Children mustn’t be disappointed by adults who then disappear.”
Inter could tempt Manchester City into selling Stevan Jovetic for Samir Handanovic, while Ezequiel Lavezzi is open to a move.
Marek Hamsik has still not resumed full training amid reports the Napoli star could require surgery and three months out.
There are reports Roma turned down the opportunity to sign Juventus star Paul Pogba on a free transfer.
Verona crashed out of the Coppa Italia after a 4-1 defeat to Sampdoria and Andrea Mandorlini thinks he knows what’s wrong.
Sinisa Mihajlovic believes Sampdoria are “on the right track” after beating Verona 4-1 in the Coppa Italia.
Pepe Reina called Rafa Benitez “my football father” and invited Javier Mascherano to join them at Napoli.
Fabio Capello commented on Italy’s World Cup hopes, the changes at Milan and who he’ll support for the Scudetto.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Sampdoria pushed past Verona 4-1 to reach the Coppa Italia Round of 16, where they will face Roma.
Sassuolo are set to own the Mapei Stadium, where they play their home games, after winning a public auction.
Cesare Prandelli reveals he and Didier Deschamps “did not enjoy” seeing Italy paired with France in a World Cup draw rehearsal.
Juventus named their squad for Friday night’s Serie A game against Bologna.
Inter man Saphir Taider felt his Coppa Italia goal against Trapani was special, as “it was my first at San Siro.”
Ronaldo believes Mario Balotelli “can make the difference at the World Cup, if he behaves himself.”
Bottom of the table Catania had to interrupt their training session amid a fan protest, as objects and fireworks were hurled.
Fabio Cannavaro trusts Italy will be ready for the World Cup, but has messages for Mario Balotelli and Francesco Totti.
UEFA President Michel Platini has suggested scrapping yellow and red cards, as well as bans, in favour of a ‘sin bin.’
Stefano Pioli is still furious after Bologna’s Coppa Italia exit, but warns they must “believe” against Juventus.
Francesco Totti took part in training today, though it remains to be seen whether he could recover for Sunday’s Roma-Fiorentina.
Johnny Heitinga’s agent confirmed he’s likely to leave Everton in January and “would like to play in Italy.”
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani confirmed Keisuke Honda in January, turned down Francesco Lodi and “won’t rule out surprises.”
Italian media claim Stevan Jovetic or Dani Osvaldo will return to Serie A in January as Inter patron Erick Thohir’s first buy.
Inter captain Javier Zanetti is aged 40, but still not sure what to do with his career. “I don’t see myself as a Coach.”
Gabriel Batistuta complained Mario Balotelli “really gets on my nerves” for wasting his talent.
Cristian Chivu’s future at Inter and in the game is in doubt, as his agent describes his recovery from injury as at ‘a delicate situation’.
Antonio Conte has praised Paul Pogba for his response to picking up the 2013 Golden Boy, and commented on Juventus’ young supporters earning a fine.
The Gazzetta dello Sport report that Milan sporting director Ariedo Braida will negotiate his exit in the coming weeks.
Napoli reportedly face three obstacles to their desire to sign Javier Mascherano from Barcelona in January.
Inter owner and President Erick Thohir has confirmed that Walter Mazzarri has asked him for a striker and he is likely to oblige.

TODAY'S FRONT PAGES