NEWS

Palermo boss Gian Piero Gasperini has claimed that the club cannot delude themselves, despite their 2-0 win over Sampdoria on Sunday.
Urby Emanuelson has admitted that the there is a 'heavy atmosphere' around Milan after their poor start to the season.
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has admitted that his exclusion from the squad for the game against Pescara was 'a good lesson'.
Inter playmaker Wesley Sneijder could make a January move to Anzhi Makhachkala, according to reports in the Russian Press.
Massimiliano Allegri's relationship with the Milan players looked to be disintegrating after reports surfaced of his rant after the loss to Fiorentina.
Fiorentina President Andrea Della Valle is set to invest upwards of €10m in January to help secure a Champions League place.
Claudio Marchisio insists that his Juventus side have what is needed to become a major player on the European stage.
Mario Balotelli is again being linked with both Milan clubs, but his agent insists the striker will stay at Manchester City.
Palermo have rejected transfer speculation suggesting that they could recall Matias Silvestre from Inter in January.
Milan have dismissed widespread reports in the Italian media that fans hassled Alexandre Pato after the loss to Fiorentina.
France boss Didier Deschamps has explained why the Serie A based duo of Paul Pogba and Philippe Mexes are currently not part of his plans.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli could decide to experiment with a 4-3-3 system in this week’s friendly against France.
Davide Santon is happy to be back in the Italian national squad, but he has no desire for a Serie A return. “I’m happy at Newcastle.”
Torino chief Urbano Cairo has admitted that he is unsure whether Rolando Bianchi will sign a new contract with the club.
Inter technical director Marco Branca has thanked Juventus for ‘allowing’ them to sign Antonio Cassano.
Alexandre Pato was surrounded by angry Milan fans as he tried to leave San Siro on Sunday following the 3-1 loss to Fiorentina.
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne has pulled out of today’s Italian Under-21 friendly against Spain because of an injury.
Early indications suggest that Italy will face France on Tuesday with a strike force consisting of Mario Balotelli and Stephan El Shaarawy.
Palermo are lining up a January swoop for Lazio outcast Francelino Matuzalem, according to reports on Tuesday.
Roma will take on Torino this weekend without the suspended trio of Daniele De Rossi, Nicolas Burdisso and Panagiotis Tachtsidis.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova has played down rumours that Alexis Sanchez could make a move to Juventus in January.
Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi has backed Coach Roberto Donadoni despite their 0-0 draw with Siena on Sunday.
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono believes Inter are to be considered Scudetto contenders, even after his side beat them 3-2 at the weekend.
Italy Under-21 boss Devis Mangia has admitted that his side will come up against 'the best team in Europe' when they face Spain on Tuesday.
Valdimir Petkovic has commended the Lazio supporters after their 3-2 win over city rivals Roma on Sunday.
Santos Coach Muricy Ramalho has confirmed that the club are in on-going talks with Milan forward Robinho.
Genoa forward Ciro Immobile has admitted he dreams of being called up to the Italian national side after a goal-scoring start to the campaign.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano has played down talk of a title challenge from the Viola after their impressive start to the season.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has praised Daniele De Rossi despite his expulsion from the national squad for the friendly with France.
Gigi Buffon has told Paris Saint-Germain that it doesn’t matter how much money you have – the key thing is how you spend it.
Javier Zanetti says that no decision has been made on whether this will be his last season as a player with Inter.
Daniel Pablo Osvaldo has left Italy’s training camp ahead of the friendly with France because of an ankle injury.
Federico Balzaretti has defended Roma teammate Daniele De Rossi after he was dismissed in the 3-2 loss to Lazio.
Newcastle defender Davide Santon always believed he could get back into the Italian international set-up.

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