NEWS

Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri has admitted that tomorrow's match with Catania will be more important than last weekend's win over Juventus.
Catania boss Rolando Maran believes his side can bounce back from their loss to Palermo last weekend when they face Milan on Friday.
Roberto Mancini, Roberto Di Matteo and Cesare Prandelli have missed out on the shortlist for FIFA Coach of the Year.
Andrea Pirlo, Gianluigi Buffon and Mario Balotelli have missed out on the final shortlist for the FIFA Ballon d'Or award.
Marco Amelia will again start in goal for Milan in the game at Catania after the injured Christian Abbiati didn’t make the squad.
Thiago Silva has admitted that Paris Saint-Germain have some work to do if they are to become as big as former club Milan.
The agent of Esteban Cambiasso says that Italian giants Inter haven’t asked his client to accept a cut in salary.
Italian 1982 World Cup winners Fulvio Collovati and Claudio Gentile have hit back at the criticism of Brazilian legend Zico.
Barcelona are keeping an eye on the situation of Miralem Pjanic at Roma, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Gigi Buffon says he would only consider leaving Juventus to re-join Parma – even if he’s on the verge of signing a new deal in Turin.
Inter President Massimo Moratti has defended his club from accusations that they are blackmailing Wesley Sneijder.
There will be no winter training retreat in Dubai for Milan this season, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Sampdoria youngster Roberto Soriano is on the transfer radar of Italian champions Juventus.
Brazilian defender Lucio has confirmed that he will be looking to leave Juventus during the January transfer window.
The representative of Parma attacker Jonathan Biabiany has cooled transfer links with Italian giants Milan.
The agent of Rodrigo Taddei has rejected speculation that his client could rescind his contract with Roma.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fiorentina powered past Juve Stabia 2-0 with their young talents on target to set up a Coppa Italia trip to Udinese.
Italy will face Brazil in the Confederations Cup next summer due to a technicality, confirmed FIFA ahead of Saturday’s draw.
Italy Under-21 Coach Devis Mangia and England manager Stuart Pearce comment on their inclusion in the European Championship Group A.
More bad injury news for Fiorentina, who have lost Adem Ljajic for up to three weeks with a thigh strain.
It is rumoured that Juventus and Arsenal are set to do business again with a January swap between Alessandro Matri and Johan Djourou.
Siena swept past Torino 2-0 in the Coppa Italia this evening to set up a Fifth Round tie with Lazio.
Stephan El Shaarawy insists Milan “believe we can qualify for the Champions League” after their victory over leaders Juventus.
Roma have reportedly sent scouts to view Newcastle United right-back Danny Simpson with an eye on a January move.
President Massimo Moratti closes the door on reports of a Mario Balotelli reunion and says “the team will remain more or less intact” this season.
Bologna are through to the next phase of the Coppa Italia and will face Napoli after getting the better of Livorno 1-0.
Players’ union FIFPro have released a statement urging clubs to “end blackmail behaviour,” such as Inter’s situation with Wesley Sneijder.
Alexandre Pato “is happy at Milan,” insisted his agent after a meeting with Vice-President Adriano Galliani.
Italy will face England, Israel and Norway in the European Under-21 Championship in Israel in June 2013.
Atalanta are braced for the worst after Guido Marilungo was stretchered off in tears just weeks after his return from a six-month injury lay-off.
Novara goalkeeper Alberto Maria Fontana’s three-and-a-half-year ban in the betting scandal has been wiped out by the TNAS tribunal.
Wesley Sneijder told fans “I don’t know what will happen” after the Inter midfielder was linked with Bayern Munich and Fenerbahce.
Atalanta have booked a last 16 Coppa Italia game against Roma after beating Cesena 3-1 on Wednesday afternoon.
Struggling Serie B outfit Reggina have dumped Chievo Verona out of the Coppa Italia with a 1-0 win at the Bentegodi.

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