NEWS

Catania President Antonino Pulvirenti has claimed that it is impossible for his side to finish in the European places this season.
Former Juventus and Inter midfielder Patrick Vieira believes that Italian football does not want to fight the issue of racism.
Milan forward Robinho could be on his way to Brazilian side Flamengo, according to Press reports in the country.
Udinese defender Mehdi Benatia has laughed off rumours he could depart the club, but has admitted that if the team wanted to cash in, he would leave.
Milan make just one change from the side that defeat Juventus last weekend, as they travel to Sicily to face Catania.
Torino striker Riccardo Meggiorini has admitted that if he could have one Juventus player ahead of this weekend's derby, it would be Sebastian Giovinco.
Inter captain Javier Zanetti has become the latest Nerazzurri player to comment on the Wesley Sneijder contract situation.
Juventus legend Gianluca Pessotto has praised current Coach Antonio Conte, calling him 'a champion'.
Juventus have named their 24-man squad for the derby match with Torino on Saturday evening.
Sampdoria captain Daniele Gastaldello believes his side will come up against one of the best in Italy when they face Fiorentina this weekend.
Alessandro Matri could make a January move to Premier League club Arsenal, according to reports in the British Press.
Roma striker Pablo Osvaldo could miss the club's game with Siena at the weekend after pulling out of training today.
Goalkeeper Samir Handanovic insists that there is no crisis at Inter following a mini slump in results.
Reports suggest that the fine Italian champions Juventus have handed Fabio Quagliarella has been set at €80,000.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has admitted that his squad choices for the Confederations Cup will be affected by the needs of the Italian Under-21 side.
Atalanta’s Guido Marilungo insists he’ll be back after rupturing the same knee ligaments for the second time in a year.
Valon Behrami insists that the Scudetto chase is more than a two-horse race. “It’s not just between Juventus and my Napoli.”
Siena will be without reserve goalkeeper Andrea Campagnolo for the next four weeks because of injury.
Giampiero Ventura is hopeful that his Torino side can get at least a point when they take on Juventus this weekend.
Juventus stopper Leonardo Bonucci is thankful to Torino boss Giampiero Ventura. “But he’ll be an opponent for 90 minutes on Saturday.”
Torino boss Giampiero Ventura has named a 23-man squad for Saturday’s derby against rivals Juventus.
Manolo Gabbiadini insists that he has no plans of leaving Bologna during the January transfer window.
Andrea Barzagli thinks Juventus will only get better once boss Antonio Conte returns to the touchline.
Juventus and Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo reportedly didn’t even poll in the top five of the 2012 Ballon d’Or.
Eugenio Corini will come up against mentor Gigi Del Neri this weekend when Chievo travel to Genoa.
The agent of Antonio Nocerino has rejected the idea that his client could leave Milan during the January window.
Alessandro Del Piero is hoping the appointment of Frank Farina will rejuvenate the fortunes of Sydney FC.
The Gazzetta dello Sport is speculating about the possibility of a January swap between Wesley Sneijder and Javier Pastore.
Juventus are being linked with Chievo defender Marco Andreolli as a possible replacement for the outbound Lucio.
Juventus playmaker Andrea Pirlo has spoken to Tuttosport about a variety of subjects – including the Golden Ball, his contract situation, his heir and his beard.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Kaka’s agent has hinted at a return to Milan after he was dropped from Real Madrid again. “He wants to stay in Europe.”
Dynamo Kiev striker Artem Milevsky has “had contact with Fiorentina” and Besiktas as well as English clubs, confirmed his agent.
Pescara President Daniele Sebastiani has threatened to move the club away from the Stadio Adriatico in a dispute with the local council.
Giorgio Chiellini reassures Juventus fans he is fit and raring to go, eager to decide a Turin derby for the second time in his career. “It’d be a dream.”

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