NEWS

Napoli go head-to-head with Europa League surprise leaders Midtjylland and aim to continue their stunning form.
Genoa will be without Goran Pandev for around a month after he was diagnosed with thigh strain.
Lazio director Igli Tare reveals Ravel Morrison would’ve started against Rosenborg but for an injury.
Jonathan Calleri had been on the verge of a move to Palermo this summer, but Inter are reportedly going for the Boca Juniors striker.
Fiorentina rely on Giuseppe Rossi for the Europa League encounter with Lech Poznan.
Lazio continue their Europa League campaign by hosting Norwegian club Rosenborg, but there are more injury worries.
Follow all the build-up and action from Lazio-Rosenborg, Fiorentina-Lech Poznan and Midtjylland-Napoli in the Europa League.
Italy CT Antonio Conte wants to “prepare a little war machine” for the European Championships.
Carpi have released a statement slamming the “serious and unacceptable” behaviour of Modena President Antonio Caliendo.
Milan striker Carlos Bacca could miss Sassuolo at the weekend, with reports he’s suffered a muscular strain.
Juventus striker Simone Zaza believes “the title race is still very much open.”
Carpi’s players found themselves locked out of Stadio Alberto Braglia when reporting for training this afternoon.
Hernanes brushes off Andrea Pirlo comparisons - “I want to write my own history at Juventus.”
Claudio Marchisio defends his Juventus teammate Paul Pogba - “his qualities can make all the difference.”
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio names Roma and Napoli as the favourites for the Scudetto.
Napoli have released a statement denying that striker Gonzalo Higuain spoke to Danish media.
Former Juventus midfielder Alessio Tacchinardi says Coach Max Allegri is not to blame for the club’s struggles.
Milan look almost certain to be without Mario Balotelli for what could be a crucial game against Sassuolo.
Aurelio De Laurentiis thanks Coach Maurizio Sarri, and says Napoli are “a symbol of good management.”
Daniele Orsato will take charge of Fiorentina-Roma as the Week 9 referees are announced.
Paulo Sousa has named his Fiorentina squad to face Lech Poznan, with Borja Valero left out.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi refuses to back Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic - “who knows…”
Giorgio Chiellini admits Juventus need to display more “cynicism” after the draw with Borussia Monchengladbach.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini accuses Juventus Coach Max Allegri of “ruining” Paulo Dybala.
Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain is targeting trophies this year - “we can win the Europa League.”
Milan will be playing for the future of Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic in the next two games, according to reports.
Miralem Pjanic repeats his criticism of Roma - “in the Champions League we react, instead of being active from the start.”
Cesare Maldini defends Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic, insisting he doesn’t have “quality” available to him.
Today's front page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Claudio Marchisio notes “it’s a consistent issue this season that Juventus struggle to score goals.”
Borussia Monchengladbach Coach Andre Schubert was “satisfied to have snatched a point off Juventus.”
Max Allegri was “very angry” with Juventus after their 0-0 with Borussia Monchengladbach. “We’ve got to score in those situations.”
Andrea Barzagli complained Juventus “aren’t aggressive enough and needed to be venomous” against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Paul Pogba asked for “patience” amid mounting criticism of his Juventus performances. “10 is just a number.”
Gigi Buffon marked his new Juventus record, but conceded Borussia Monchengladbach “deserved the point.”

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