NEWS

Livorno chief Aldo Spinelli has claimed he turned down a €10m summer offer for Paulinho, while he has likened boss Davide Nicola to Walter Mazzarri.
Spanish newspaper Sport claims Fernando Llorente will consider a January transfer if he fails to break into the Juventus side.
Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi has underlined his faith in rookie boss Fabio Liverani after the 3-0 win over city rivals Sampdoria.
Francesco Lodi has played down suggestions that his strike in the Genoa derby was a signal to Italy boss Cesare Prandelli.
The agent of Mauro Icardi claims the Inter man will become the best striker in the world game.
Fabio Quagliarella says he will be ready to face FC Copenhagen if he is named in the Juventus starting XI on Tuesday.
Javier Zanetti says boss Walter Mazzarri is the right man to get Inter competing again at the highest levels.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Delio Rossi took “full responsibility” for Sampdoria’s humiliating Genoa Derby defeat and felt “pity” for the camouflage-clad spy.
Fabio Liverani “released some of that pent up tension” during Genoa’s 3-0 demolition of Sampdoria.
Genoa dominated the Derby and humiliated local rivals Sampdoria 3-0, as Luca Antonini and Emanuele Calaiò had the perfect debuts.
Spanish media claim Ricky Kaka will be out for a month with a muscular injury, but Milan have not confirmed any setback.
Spy stories, camouflage gear and counter-intelligence aside now, as Genoa and Sampdoria face off in the Derby della Lanterna.
Francesco Guidolin considers it a valuable point and Stefano Pioli feels up to taking the Italy job.
Vladimir Petkovic saw Lazio enjoy their football again, but Giuseppe Sannino keeps faith with Chievo.
Davide Nicola is grateful to be working with this Livorno side, while Rolando Maran explains Catania's crisis.
Andrea Mandorlini admits Verona ran risks, but Eusebio Di Francesco can't believe Sassuolo are last.
Antonio Di Natale scored on his 300th Serie A game for Udinese and assured “I’m not thinking about retirement.”
Milan’s injury crisis is growing with Riccardo Montolivo and Andrea Poli adding to the list ahead of Celtic and Napoli.
Lazio ended their Chievo curse after a decade, Antonio Di Natale saved Udinese on his 300th match, while Livorno and Verona won.
Vincenzo Montella was enraged after Fiorentina’s 1-1 draw with Cagliari. “I will no longer accept this difference in judging incidents.”
Juventus have named a 21-man squad for their Champions League trip to Copenhagen.
Bad news for Fiorentina, as Mario Gomez is out for six weeks with ligament damage, while Juan Cuadrado dislocated his shoulder.
It was a bad day for Fiorentina, as Mauricio Pinilla earned Cagliari a late point, David Pizarro saw red, while Juan Cuadrado and Mario Gomez were injured.
Lazio aim to end their Chievo curse, but must reshuffle the midfield without Hernanes and Lucas Biglia.
Roma have named their squad for the Monday night trip to Parma, including Alessandro Florenzi and Marco Borriello.
Genoa Coach Fabio Liverani is “ready” to challenge his mentor Delio Rossi in tonight’s Derby della Lanterna.
Fiorentina must beat Cagliari to maintain their 100 per cent record and stay top of the table in the lunchtime match.
Verona are without Luca Toni against Sassuolo today, but Coach Andrea Mandorlini doesn’t want that to be an alibi.
Lazio legend Giorgio Chinaglia’s body arrived in Italy today, where he’ll be buried next to Coach Tommaso Maestrelli.
English papers claim Tottenham plan a January swoop for Stephan El Shaarawy or Fernando Llorente.
Cagliari defender Davide Astori should finally start a match today and insists there was “never the slightest chance” he’d leave.
Mauro Icardi admits he was stunned by the San Siro crowd when scoring for Inter against Juventus. “It was so loud!”
Gonzalo Higuain and Blerim Dzemaili insist Napoli “are not afraid of Borussia Dortmund” in the Champions League.
Torino forward Marcelo Larrondo fractured his foot during the controversial 2-2 draw with Milan.

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