Fiorentina must beat Cagliari to maintain their 100 per cent record and stay top of the table in the lunchtime match.
Mandorlini ignores Toni absence
Verona are without Luca Toni against Sassuolo today, but Coach Andrea Mandorlini doesn’t want that to be an alibi.
Lazio legend Chinaglia returns to Rome
Lazio legend Giorgio Chinaglia’s body arrived in Italy today, where he’ll be buried next to Coach Tommaso Maestrelli.
Spurs seek El Shaarawy or Llorente
English papers claim Tottenham plan a January swoop for Stephan El Shaarawy or Fernando Llorente.
Astori 'never close to Cagliari exit'
Cagliari defender Davide Astori should finally start a match today and insists there was “never the slightest chance” he’d leave.
Icardi loved San Siro scream
Mauro Icardi admits he was stunned by the San Siro crowd when scoring for Inter against Juventus. “It was so loud!”
Higuain: 'Bring on Borussia!'
Gonzalo Higuain and Blerim Dzemaili insist Napoli “are not afraid of Borussia Dortmund” in the Champions League.
Larrondo broke foot with Milan
Torino forward Marcelo Larrondo fractured his foot during the controversial 2-2 draw with Milan.
Lazio reshuffle without Biglia
Lazio are forced to reshuffle their midfield, as Lucas Biglia and Hernanes miss today’s match with Chievo.
Serie A Previews: Genoa Derby
After Fiorentina host Cagliari in a bid to join Napoli on top of the table, Lazio face their bête noir and it’s a fiery Derby della Lanterna.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Benitez: 'Early to judge Napoli'
Rafa Benitez believes Napoli’s strength is their unity, but “it’s still early to judge” after they went top of the table.
Ventura: 'It's not fair'
Torino Coach Giampiero Ventura was furious with Milan and the referee after a last-gasp 2-2 draw. “It’s not fair.”
Allegri: 'Milan not good enough'
Massimiliano Allegri admits Milan’s defending “is not good enough,” but hailed their belief to come back from 2-0 down against Torino.
Hamsik inspires Napoli win
Napoli rotated the squad, but it was only when Marek Hamsik came on that they were able to break down Atalanta.
Milan last-gasp comeback stuns Toro
Kaka made his comeback, but Milan recovered from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 at Torino in chaotic and controversial fashion.
Mazzarri: 'Inter on a par with Juve'
Walter Mazzarri was pleased with the Inter performance and content enough with the point against Juventus.
Napoli aim to continue their splendid start to the season against Atalanta, but rotate the squad with Dries Mertens.
Conte: 'Inter and Juve are strong'
Antonio Conte believes the Derby d’Italia draw showed Inter and Juventus can fight for the Scudetto this term.
Genoa: 'We caught spies too!'
After Sampdoria caught a Genoa coach spying on their training session in camouflage gear, now the Rossoblu claim they too discovered espionage.
Kaka makes his Serie A comeback from the start as Milan visit Torino this evening.
Wk3: Derby d'Italia fiery draw
Arturo Vidal replied to Mauro Icardi in a hard-fought 1-1 Derby d’Italia draw between Inter and Juventus.
Di Natale set for 300th match
Antonio Di Natale will make his 300th Serie A appearance for Udinese on Sunday against Bologna.
Parma slam Daily Mail article
Parma general manager Pietro Leonardi hit back at the Daily Mail’s criticism. “They don’t know what they’re talking about.”
Moratti: 'Curious' Derby d'Italia
Massimo Moratti is “curious” to see how Inter fare against Juventus today and said a Chinese bid for the club was “just a rumour.”
Garcia: 'Keep enthusiasm going'
Roma have a 100 per cent record so far and Coach Rudi Garcia hopes the enthusiasm can continue. “We’re targeting a top five finish.”
Mirko Vucinic partners Carlos Tevez, while Rodrigo Palacio starts with Ricky Alvarez as Inter host Juventus in the Derby d’Italia.
Serie B: Trapani thump Reggina
Trapani continued their amazing season by thrashing Reggina 4-0, while Empoli went top after Avellino fell in Lanciano.
Lopez: 'Fiorentina are complete'
Diego Lopez assures Cagliari will face Fiorentina “without fear” at the Stadio Franchi. “We can have our say.”
De Laurentiis-Balotelli mind games
Napoli patron Aurelio De Laurentiis plays mind games on Mario Balotelli and is “scared” of Borussia Dortmund.
Petkovic: 'Lazio, it'll be ok'
Vladimir Petkovic tried to reassure Lazio fans “everything will be ok” as they face bête noir Chievo with a midfield crisis.
Callejon targets Napoli title
Jose Maria Callejon is confident Napoli “want to win the Scudetto and achieve something important.”
Acerbi comeback after cancer scare
Francesco Acerbi is set for his Sassuolo debut on Sunday, his first appearance since emergency surgery to remove a tumour.
Mancini on Tevez, Balo and Italy
Roberto Mancini praised Carlos Tevez – “when he wasn’t playing golf” – doubts Mario Balotelli has matured and put himself forward for the Italy job.
Udinese injury crisis
Udinese have an injury crisis on their hands against Bologna, losing Dusan Basta, Thomas Heurtaux, Gianpiero Pinzi and more.
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