NEWS

Gigi Buffon looked at the overall performance and felt Juventus “deserved to lose this time” at San Siro.
Director general Beppe Marotta concedes “Juventus played one of their worst games of the season and the penalty cannot be an alibi.”
Assistant Coach Angelo Alessio felt Juventus lost to Milan because “we did not play as a team unit,” but wondered what would’ve happened if they had received that penalty instead.
Massimiliano Allegri praised Milan’s defensive performance against Juventus, admitted the penalty “should not have been given” and commented on Pep Guardiola.
Mattia De Sciglio warned Milan to “keep our feet on the ground” after beating Serie A leaders Juventus.
Milan doomed Juventus to their second defeat of the season, but earned it with an extremely controversial Robinho penalty.
Marco Van Basten is in the stands for Milan-Juventus and confirms he “was approached two years ago” to take the Rossoneri bench.
Robinho returns to Milan’s trident attack, while Martin Caceres steps in for Giorgio Chiellini as Juventus visit San Siro this evening. Christian Abbiati pulls out in the warm-up.
Assistant manager Mauro Tassotti warns Milan “need a perfect performance” to get the better of Juventus tonight.
Sampdoria midfielder Andrea Poli has blasted former club Inter for their “absurd” behaviour. “I felt like I was on Candid Camera.”
Luca Toni will remain in hospital for 24 hours after his clash of heads with Kamil Glik, while Alberto Aquilani needs tests on a thigh problem.
Giampiero Ventura criticised the penalty decision, but Vincenzo Montella always went for the win.
Ciro Ferrara believes Sampdoria's win was worth more than three points, but Stefano Pioli regrets the early red card.
Cristiano Bergodi saw a positive sign from Pescara, but Zdenek Zeman had advice for Mattia Destro.
Eugenio Corini liked Chievo's determination, but Serse Cosmi feels Siena should've won.
Stefano Colantuono rues Atalanta conceding a "ridiculous" goal, but Gigi Del Neri hailed Genoa's spirit.
Gigi Del Neri finally celebrated a victory on the Genoa bench and hailed his men for not getting “depressed” after the Derby della Lanterna.
Vincenzo Montella “really liked” Fiorentina’s performance when fighting back twice to hold Torino. “Both teams wanted to win, it was a fantastic game.”
Zdenek Zeman feels Roma were “better on a defensive level than attacking” in their victory against his former club Pescara.
Edinson Cavani, Goran Pandev and Hugo Campagnaro miss tomorrow’s trip to Cagliari, meaning Napoli have only two strikers.
Roma climb up the standings with a hard-fought win on Pescara boss Cristiano Bergodi’s debut, while Fiorentina fought back for a four-goal thriller in Torino.
Andrea Stramaccioni tries to keep Inter focused on tomorrow’s game with Parma, but admits he hopes “the Wesley Sneijder situation can be resolved.”
Bari caused an upset this afternoon by getting the better of Modena in a fiery game with two penalties and two red cards.
Zdenek Zeman returns to face his beloved Pescara on his 100th Roma match, as Mattia Destro takes on debutant Coach Cristiano Bergodi.
Third-place Fiorentina hope to continue their ascent with a sixth consecutive victory away to Torino, but reshuffle in midfield and attack.
Luciano Moggi has stirred up controversy by suggesting referee Nicola Rizzoli was assigned to tonight’s game with Milan in order to ‘damage’ Juventus.
Captain Paolo Cannavaro took Napoli’s Press conference ahead of the Monday trip to Cagliari and made it clear the team wants Walter Mazzarri to stay.
There are reports Milan are planning a January swoop for speedy Parma wide man Jonathan Biabiany.
Serse Cosmi feels Siena are on a roll, but “it would be the biggest mistake possible” to think they can relax against Chievo today.
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono is not swayed by Genoa’s disastrous run of results that has them propping up the table. “It doesn’t reflect their talents.”
Parma take on Inter on Monday evening and President Tommaso Ghirardi admits he has “been thinking about this game for a long time.”
Stefano Pioli expects a tense encounter today, as “Bologna and Sampdoria are going through a similar period of form.”
Torino Coach Giampiero Ventura welcomes Fiorentina this afternoon and warns “they are second only to Juventus.”
Bojan Krkic believes Milan can get the better of Juventus this evening. “Our self-confidence has improved, so beating the Bianconeri would be a huge boost.”
It’s a staggered Serie A weekend stretching out to Lazio-Udinese on Tuesday, but tonight all eyes are on San Siro for the Milan-Juventus showdown.

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