NEWS

New Verona Coach Luigi Del Neri is confident there’s “quality in the squad” and of avoiding relegation.
Reports in England suggest Inter are considering a pre-contract offer for Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic.
Piero Ausilio continues his referee tirade - “Inter are tired of up ending up with 10-men because of a dive”.
Walter Zenga says there is “no bitterness” after his Sampdoria sacking, but defends his training methods.
Verona’s Rafael and Genoa’s Leonardo Pavoletti have both been given a three-match ban for their respective red cards over the weekend.
Diego Lopez says the “main goal” for Milan is to qualify for Europe this season.
Diego Lopez insists he reacted to being replaced in the Milan goal by Gianluigi Donnarumma with “a lot of tranquility”.
Diego Lopez’s agent insists the Milan goalkeeper won’t move in January, despite talk of a Liverpool transfer.
Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli must get a result against Juventus on Friday to save his job, reports suggest.
Milan’s joint-CEO Adriano Galliani won’t “make predictions” about the Scudetto but “I miss the Champions League”.
Verona have officially confirmed Gigi Del Neri as the successor to Andrea Mandorlini.
Liverpool are interested in Milan goalkeeper Diego Lopez, and could include Mario Balotelli in any deal, according to reports.
Juventus are reportedly considering a move for Sampdoria’s Roberto Soriano in January.
Reports suggest English Premier League side Arsenal are prepared to pay €50m for Inter’s Mauro Icardi.
Former Juventus Coach Gigi Del Neri is now reportedly the favourite for the vacant Verona job.
Milan’s Giacomo Bonaventura feels playing in the centre of a three-man midfield “limits my qualities a bit”.
Verona are reportedly considering former Borussia Monchengladbach Coach Lucien Favre as an alternative to Eugenio Corini.
Sami Khedira will reportedly return to Juventus training today, meaning he could be ready to face Lazio on Friday.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Inter President Erick Thohir thanked the team for “showing the fans they never stop fighting.”
Adem Ljajic insists Inter “proved we are a great team” despite their 2-1 defeat to new Serie A leaders Napoli.
Inter director Piero Ausilio called the referee “irresponsible” after a 2-1 defeat to Napoli, but “I don’t believe in conspiracies.”
Allan felt Yuto Nagatomo deserved the red card in Napoli-Inter. “If I didn’t jump, he would’ve really hurt me.”
Maurizio Sarri told off new Serie A leaders Napoli for “thinking it was a done deal” and risking against 10-man Inter.
Roberto Mancini blamed the referee for Inter’s 2-1 defeat to Napoli. “The red card was absurd and we didn’t deserve to lose.”
Pepe Reina was beaten by Adem Ljajic, but the Napoli goalkeeper has the longest clean sheet record in Europe.
Gonzalo Higuain saw a “magical night” as Napoli beat Inter to go top of the table for the first time since 1990.
Gonzalo Higuain bagged a ferocious brace to beat 10-man Inter 2-1 as Napoli go top of the Serie A table.
Eusebio Di Francesco was “very happy with the reaction” as Sassuolo fought back for a 1-1 draw with Fiorentina.
Paulo Sousa was left with “regrets” after Fiorentina’s 1-1 draw at Sassuolo and urged patience for Giuseppe Rossi.
Fiorentina played a third consecutive draw in all competition, as Sassuolo cancelled out an early Borja Valero strike.
Ivan Perisic won’t reveal Inter’s tactical masterplan against Napoli this evening. “We want a positive result.”
Napoli midfielder Jorginho admits tonight’s clash with Inter “has something more than the other” games.
It’s first against second and what a showdown between Mauro Icardi, Gonzalo Higuain, Adem Ljajic, Lorenzo Insigne, Ivan Perisic and Marek Hamsik.
Former Napoli director Pierpaolo Marino said Rafa Benitez “just wasted time” before Maurizio Sarri came along.

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