Roma capitulate to Samp
Roma fought back at Marassi only to capitulate 2-1 against Sampdoria with a comical Kostas Manolas own goal.
Wk5: Inter break away as giants stall
Inter made it five out of five with Felipe Melo, but Roma shot themselves in the foot, Frosinone made history by holding Juventus and Carpi stalled Napoli.
Roma face a very tricky visit to Sampdoria and are forced to reshuffle again with Edin Dzeko and Mohamed Salah facing Eder and Luis Muriel.
Juventus give Simone Zaza his first start with Paulo Dybala as they host Serie A absolute beginners Frosinone.
Inter aim to keep their 100 per cent record going and give Adem Ljajic his full debut as the leaders host Hellas Verona.
Napoli have found their stride with back-to-back 5-0 victories, so can they do it again with newcomers Carpi?
Juve to lock down Morata?
Juventus are reportedly close to a new contract for Alvaro Morata, rejecting a return to Real Madrid.
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Bonaventura 'Milan for life'
Jack Bonaventura’s agent is more than open to a contract renewal. “He wants Milan for life.”
Soriano: 'Aggressive with Roma'
Sampdoria star Roberto Soriano warned they “need to be aggressive” against Roma this evening.
Ljajic set for Inter debut
Adem Ljajic is expected to get his Inter debut tonight, while Verona rely on Giampaolo Pazzini in Luca Toni’s absence.
Ibrahimovic: 'Milan? We'll see'
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is in Italy and fans asked if he’d return to Milan. “Who knows, we’ll see in future.”
Dybala dropped by Juve?
It’s reported Simone Zaza and Juan Cuadrado will start for Juventus against Frosinone tonight, dropping Paulo Dybala.
Reja: ‘Another difficult game’
Atalanta Coach Edy Reja expects ‘another difficult game’ against Empoli tomorrow night.
Recoba: ‘I was Moratti’s favourite…’
Alvaro Recoba admits he was Massimo Moratti’s “favourite” in his time at Inter but “it was a natural thing”.
Khedira: ‘Back soon for Juventus'
Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira says he’ll return to training with his teammates “soon”.
Agent: ‘Buffon one of the best ever’
Gianluigi Buffon’s agent says his client is “one of the best players in the history of Italian football”.
Official: Udinese sign Lodi
Udinese have officially confirmed the arrival of midfielder Francesco Lodi.
Raiola: ‘Balotelli not a surprise’
Mino Raiola insists Mario Balotelli’s form for Milan is “not a surprise” and discusses Sir Alex Ferguson.
Morrison: ‘Tevez never spoke Italian’
Ravel Morrison responds to Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli - ‘Carlos Tevez never spoke Italian’.
Montolivo: ‘Milan needed away win’
Riccardo Montolivo admits Milan “needed an away win” after beating Udinese last night.
Rossi: ‘Harder for Juventus’
Paolo Rossi believes Juventus will “have to work harder” but it’s still too early to see the Scudetto picture.
Prandelli: ‘Rossi should apologise’
Cesare Prandelli describes Giuseppe Rossi as “a phenomenon” but insists he was right to leave him out of the World Cup squad.
Samp name squad for Roma
Walter Zenga has named his Sampdoria squad to face Roma at Marassi this evening.
Galliani: ‘Berlusconi pleased with Balotelli’
Milan’s joint-CEO Adriano Galliani says President Silvio Berlusconi is “pleased” with Mario Balotelli.
Lazio squad: Matri out, Morrison in
Ravel Morrison is in the Lazio squad to face Genoa, but Alessandro Matri has not been included.
Alvarez close to Porto?
Ricky Alvarez appears to be close to a Porto move, following a dispute between Inter and Sunderland.
Digne: ‘I rejected English offers’
Lucas Digne reveals he rejected offers from the English Premier League to move to Roma.
Lippi: ‘What went wrong at Inter’
Marcello Lippi explains what went wrong for him at Inter - ‘if I’d had Vieri and Ronaldo…’.
Raiola: ‘United didn’t believe in Pogba’
Paul Pogba’s agent says Sir Alex Ferguson didn’t “believe” in the midfielder - “even great managers make mistakes”.
Lippi: ‘Conte will leave after Euros’
Marcello Lippi believes Italy CT Antonio Conte will not stay on after Euro 2016.
Lippi: ‘Five Scudetto challengers’
Marcello Lippi sees five sides fighting for the Scudetto - Juventus, Inter, Milan, Roma and Napoli.
Inter-Milan suspend stadium talks?
Inter and Milan have reportedly suspended talks with the local council over San Siro.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Colantuono: 'Udinese deserved draw'
Stefano Colantuono felt Udinese deserved a point after coming back from 3-0 down against Milan.
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