NEWS

Juventus have confirmed that they are considering the January capture of Shanghai Shenhua ace Didier Drogba.
Milan had shown an interest in Palermo-bound Napoli stopper Andrea Dossena, his agent has admitted.
Javier Zanetti has admitted that Inter have lost their way following the impressive Week 11 win at Juventus.
Gigi Buffon has admitted that he was at fault for Sampdoria’s equaliser in Juventus’ shock 2-1 home loss on Sunday.
Stephan El Shaarawy or Edinson Cavani? Milan chief Silvio Berlusconi says he prefers the Diavolo’s striking sensation.
Mattia Perin has the potential to develop into a great goalkeeper, says Pescara boss Cristiano Bergodi.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Walter Mazzarri praised “stunning” Edinson Cavani and Napoli for beating Roma 4-1 this evening, but hit back at his critics.
Zdenek Zeman insisted he was “happy with the performance” as Roma created – and wasted – more opportunities than Napoli.
Edinson Cavani took the match ball home with him and felt the victory over Roma was “more important for us than the table.”
Napoli fly into third place after an Edinson Cavani hat-trick crushed Roma 4-1 in the Derby del Sud.
“Juventus have to get over it. Stevan Jovetic is staying next season even with Giuseppe Rossi,” warned Fiorentina.
Adriano Galliani has confirmed Robinho turned down offers from other Brazilian clubs after talks with Santos broke down. “He’s staying with Milan.”
Claudio Marchisio and Juventus breathe a sigh of relief, as tests show “no lesions” to knee ligaments.
Milan have responded to Sepp Blatter by releasing a new statement urging “national and international authorities” to take action on racism.
Goran Pandev supports Edinson Cavani, but Pablo Daniel Osvaldo is dropped as Napoli welcome Roma in a head-to-head for third place.
Roberto Donadoni praised super-sub Amauri, but Gian Piero Gasperini demands reinforcements.
Massimiliano Allegri conceded the first half was poor, though Beppe Iachini contested the penalty.
Gigi Del Neri felt Genoa deserved the success and Stefano Pioli warned Bologna have to grow up.
Vincenzo Montella insisted he was happy with Fiorentina, while Cristiano Bergodi thanked his goalkeeper.
Eugenio Corini praised Chievo's work ethic and Stefano Colantuono felt Atalanta lacked a clinical edge.
There are fears Claudio Marchisio could be out of action for weeks or even months after he was stretchered off with a sprained knee.
Massimiliano Allegri concedes Milan improved considerably in the second half, but “won even without centre-backs.”
Antonio Conte was stunned by the home defeat to 10-man Sampdoria, but admits Juventus “are only human.”
Vincenzo Montella still complimented Fiorentina – and Pescara goalkeeper Mattia Perin – after today’s shock home defeat.
Delio Rossi gave the credit to his Sampdoria players for beating Juventus after playing with 10 men for an hour in Turin.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Kevin-Prince Boateng was wrong to “run away” from racist abuse.
Milan scraped victory over Siena, but Pescara caused a huge upset by ending Fiorentina’s unbeaten home record.
It could well be the shock of the season, as leaders Juventus were beaten 2-1 in Turin by 10-man Sampdoria!
Francesco Guidolin shot down Inter’s complaints over the referee and pin-pointed Antonio Di Natale as “decisive.”
Andrea Stramaccioni felt the 3-0 result in Udine was “unfair” and complained about an incident on Rodrigo Palacio.
Fiorentina could secure third place today as they welcome troubled Pescara with new signing Giuseppe Rossi cheering them on.
Juventus begin 2013 against Delio Rossi’s troubled Sampdoria and throw Federico Peluso straight into the starting XI.
Antonio Di Natale bagged a brace as 10-man Inter paid the price for wasting chances in a heavy 3-0 Stadio Friuli defeat.
Milan have a completely reshuffled defence for this afternoon’s game with Siena, as they begin life after Alexandre Pato.

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