World Cup 14
Toro end Samp's perfect record
Sampdoria dominated the first half, but had to scrape a 1-1 draw with Torino thanks to a penalty apiece.
Both Milan and Udinese make surprising changes for this afternoon’s showdown, as there are new attacking options.
Roma demand 3-0 win at Cagliari
Roma have announced an appeal to be awarded the Cagliari win after Massimo Cellino invited fans to attend a closed doors game. “It’s his fault.”
Zeman on Cagliari: 'Only in Italy...'
“This could only happen in Italy,” shrugged Zdenek Zeman as the FIGC opens an inquiry into Cagliari’s stadium chaos.
Roncaglia: 'I want Italy cap'
Argentine defender Facundo Roncaglia celebrated his first Fiorentina goal and sent a message. “I hope Cesare Prandelli calls me to play for Italy.”
Colantuono fears Gasp effect
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono feels Palermo will be boosted by the arrival of new Coach Gian Piero Gasperini in today’s match.
Pioli rides 'Bologna wave'
Bologna Coach Stefano Pioli hopes to “ride the wave of enthusiasm” against Pescara after their shock victory over Roma.
Maran expects Napoli upset
Catania have a strong record against Napoli, so Coach Rolando Maran urges his men to face them “without fear.”
Ventura faces Marassi test
Giampiero Ventura expects an entertaining lunchtime game as Torino visit “enthusiastic” Sampdoria.
Gasp considers Palermo therapy
Gian Piero Gasperini prepares for his Palermo debut against Atalanta and warns “this team needs enthusiasm and faith, not depression.”
Zac: 'Milan, don't axe Allegri'
Alberto Zaccheroni knows what it’s like to be fired by Milan and gives his support to Massimiliano Allegri ahead of today’s crunch match with Udinese.
Serie A Previews: Friuli crossroads
Will it be the end of the road for Max Allegri or Francesco Guidolin when Milan visit Udinese? Plus prepare for Lazio-Genoa, Inter-Siena and Catania-Napoli.
Official: Cagliari-Roma called off
Today’s Cagliari-Roma match has been called off by local authorities due to public order concerns after the club invited fans to attend the closed doors game.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Di Carlo: 'Juve are superior'
Chievo Coach Mimmo Di Carlo just had to shrug and accept “Juventus proved they were superior.”
Carrera: 'Pogba has Juve future'
Massimo Carrera was impressed by the “patience” Juventus showed in breaking down Chievo and Paul Pogba’s Serie A debut.
Quagliarella: 'My greatest week'
“This has been one of the greatest weeks of my life,” grinned Fabio Quagliarella after clinching decisive points against Chelsea and Chievo.
Quagliagol crushes Chievo
Fabio Quagliarella scored a splendid brace as Juventus pushed past Chievo 2-0 despite the best efforts of Stefano Sorrentino.
Donadoni admires brave Valdes
Roberto Donadoni praised Parma midfielder Jaime Valdes for his courage when taking a stoppage-time penalty to hold Fiorentina.
Montella: 'Glass half full'
Vincenzo Montella sees “the glass half-full” after Fiorentina saw victory snatched from their grasp in stoppages by Parma.
Paul Pogba, Fabio Quagliarella, Mauricio Isla and Lucio get the chance to start as Juventus welcome Chievo this evening.
Viola pay Parma penalty!
Parma snatched a last-gasp draw with Fiorentina after a game with two saved penalties, both sides rattling the woodwork and Facundo Roncaglia’s debut Serie A goal.
Cagliari defy 'closed doors' order
Cagliari’s last-minute appeal against playing Roma behind closed doors failed, but President Massimo Cellino defied the authorities by urging fans to attend!
De Canio 'on the right track'
Gigi De Canio believes Genoa can end Lazio’s perfect record on Sunday evening. “We are on the right track.”
Ficcadenti fears Roma test
Cagliari Coach Massimo Ficcadenti admits playing Roma behind closed doors could have an effect on his team. “I hope it’s sorted out as soon as possible.”
Verratti: 'I can play with Pirlo'
Marco Verratti is still only 19, but the Italy international has won over PSG fans and admits “I’d love to play alongside Andrea Pirlo.”
Vincenzo Montella revamps Fiorentina with Haris Seferovic and Mati Fernandez against Parma this evening.
Serie B: Livorno tumble
Sassuolo keep on soaring, Padova snatch a five-goal thriller with Reggina and Livorno tumble in Modena, but Pro Vercelli get their first win.
Cosmi: 'Siena not sacrificial lambs'
Serse Cosmi warns Inter that tomorrow Siena “are not sacrificial lambs” and notes he was the man who got the best out of Diego Milito.
Petkovic wants 'perfectionist' Lazio
Vladimir Petkovic still isn’t happy as Lazio defend their 100 per cent record against Genoa. “We must be perfectionists and show more grit.”
Allegri: 'I did not resign'
Massimiliano Allegri hit back at the media for stories on a row with Pippo Inzaghi or resigning from Milan. “None of it is true. We’re focused on Udinese.”
Guidolin: 'Udinese-Milan in same boat'
Francesco Guidolin urges Udinese to “not feel the pressure of the result” – advice he would extend to Massimiliano Allegri’s Milan tomorrow.
Strama snaps at San Siro taboo
Andrea Stramaccioni admits Inter “miss Maicon,” but can end their San Siro taboo against Siena on Sunday.
Zeman trusts decimated Roma
Zdenek Zeman explained how Roma will face Cagliari without Francesco Totti, Pablo Osvaldo or Daniele De Rossi. “I’m convinced they can do well.”
Zamparini counts cost of sackings
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini admits “if I thought about the money I’ve spent on Coaches, I’d feel like shooting myself...”
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