NEWS

Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni faces Chievo and admits the midweek games will matter: 'We're short of energy, so we'll need a mental edge'.
Roma are plummeting down the table and President James Pallotta was reportedly “disgusted,” but Rudi Garcia remains.
Debreceni VSC forward Norbert Balogh is expected to fly in today for a Palermo medical.
Sampdoria striker Eder has reportedly turned down a huge offer from Chinese club Jiangsu Suning FC.
Juventus and Sassuolo will combine to secure Cesena and Italy Under-21 international midfielder Stefano Sensi.
Roberto Stellone is impressed by Napoli, but assures “nothing is impossible” for Frosinone.
Empoli Coach Marco Giampaolo believes Torino “represent the most difficult opponent we could have right now.”
Stephan El Shaarawy will reportedly join Roma for €14m within 48 hours, as Milan and Monaco confirm talks.
The Winter Champion is decided today as Inter welcome Sassuolo, Napoli take on Frosinone and Juventus visit Sampdoria.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Despite jeers and poor results, it seems as if Roma are continuing to back Coach Rudi Garcia.
Antonio Rudiger confessed Roma “have a mentality problem and I can’t explain it” after a 1-1 draw with Milan.
Rudi Garcia admits Roma “deserved to win the first half and lose the second” against Milan. “My position is the least of my concerns.”
Monaco also confirmed they are “in negotiations for Stephan El Shaarawy’s departure” to Roma via Milan.
Sinisa Mihajlovic felt Milan “deserved more” than a 1-1 draw away to Roma and welcomed Kevin-Prince Boateng.
Juraj Kucka was “happy to have scored, but sorry I didn’t net the second chance” as Milan drew 1-1 with Roma.
Antonio Rudiger gave Roma an early lead, but Milan dominated the rest of the game and grabbed a 1-1 draw.
Fiorentina director Daniele Prade was “disappointed” with fan protests, but confirmed Mario Suarez and Giuseppe Rossi want transfers.
Bryan Cristante can play, but Stefano Sorrentino had a row with Palermo Coach Davide Ballardini.
Sampdoria still do not have international clearance for Ricky Alvarez to play against Juventus.
Stefano Pioli told Lazio their 3-1 victory away to Fiorentina “is not sufficient, we’re still too far behind.”
Felipe Anderson left the Lazio door open, but Bayern Munich could challenge Manchester United.
Paulo Sousa felt Fiorentina “errors can happen during a season” after their 3-1 home defeat to Lazio.
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani confirmed “negotiations with Roma for Stephan El Shaarawy” and awaits all-clear for Alessio Cerci to Genoa.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni shrugged off questions about Rudi Garcia’s future. “We don’t have last chance saloons.”
Felipe Anderson admits “I don’t know” whether he’ll be a Lazio player in February after Manchester United interest.
Miralem Pjanic urged Roma to “score as soon as possible” against Milan. “We can get back into the top places.”
Carlos Bacca backed Sinisa Mihajlovic ahead of tonight’s Roma-Milan decider. “The team is behind the Coach.”
Lazio ruined Fiorentina’s hopes of being Winter Champions with a surprise 3-1 victory at the Stadio Franchi.
Rudi Garcia and Sinisa Mihajlovic know their jobs are on the line, but Mohamed Salah is on the bench for Roma-Milan.
Fredy Guarin is in the Inter squad to face Sassuolo despite suffering from flu symptoms.
Fiorentina director Daniele Prade claims Milan forward “Stephan El Shaarawy was never a target.”
Lazio insist “we turned down a €50m Manchester United offer for Felipe Anderson in August, but there’s been no new bid.”
Mario Mandzukic and Claudio Marchisio miss the Juventus trip to Sampdoria on Sunday night.
Italian sources claim Lazio will sell Felipe Anderson to Manchester United and snatch Roma target Stephan El Shaarawy from Milan.