NEWS

Riccardo Saponara will reportedly stay with Empoli to try and get a Euro 2016 place, before Juventus, Napoli and Everton vie for him next summer.
Carpi have announced the sacking of Coach Giuseppe Sannino, who has been replaced by former boss Fabrizio Castori.
There are further reports that the announcement of Samir Handanovic’s new Inter contract until 2019 is imminent.
The headquarters of the German Football Association have reportedly been raided by police over allegations of tax evasion linked to the 2006 World Cup.
Milan are ‘a club in transition’ according to Andriy Shevchenko, who believes ‘the enthusiasm is coming back.’
Former Milan striker Andriy Shevchenko compares Carlo Ancelotti to Jose Mourinho and calls Sinisa MIhajlovic a ‘great Coach’.
Palermo Coach Giuseppe Iachini could reportedly face the sack should his side fail to beat Chievo on Sunday.
Inter President Erick Thohir reportedly doesn’t want Massimo Moratti to sell his shares in the club.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Palermo Coach Beppe Iachini lamented an “undeserved” loss to Empoli, but insisted Maurizio Zamparini “is happy”.
Marco Giampaolo praises his Empoli side’s “great quality” following their 1-0 win at Palermo.
Riccardo Saponara says “intuition” was behind his free-kick winner for Empoli at Palermo.
Carlo Ancelotti quashes rumours of a Chelsea return, and discusses this seasons Scudetto race.
Inter President Erick Thohir reportedly met his Milan counterpart Silvio Berlusconi to discuss San Siro.
Juventus Coach Max Allegri insists he’s not bothered by criticism - “it’s part of football.”
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran doesn’t understand why he was sent from the dugout in the draw with Sampdoria.
Sampdoria Coach Walter Zenga says a draw with Chievo was fair but “with a bit more determination we could have won.”
Riccardo Saponara's free-kick condemned Palermo to defeat, piling the pressure on Beppe Iachini.
Former general manager Marco Fassone reveals Yaya Toure “seemed convinced” to join Inter, but Manchester City blocked any transfer.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio describes a scandal over anti-semitic and homophobic remarks as “an obvious retaliation against me.”
Franco Vazquez and Alberto Gilardino lead the line for Palermo, as they welcome Empoli to the Barbera.
Milan will be without goalkeeper Diego Lopez as he seeks treatment for patellar tendonitis.
Chievo and Sampdoria shared the spoils in a fiery 1-1 at the Bentegodi.
Massimiliano Allegri admits Juventus have lacked “chemistry” so far, but expects improvements as players come back.
Juventus Coach Max Allegri warns that Champions League qualification “is not done yet, it’s certainly not easy.”
Leonardo Bonucci sounds a rallying cry to his Juventus teammates - “every game has to be a win.”
Luis Muriel returns to the Sampdoria starting XI for tonight’s match at Chievo.
Andrea Bertolacci suffered a tear of the rectus femoris muscle in Milan’s win over Lazio last night.
Ibrahima Traore admits Borussia Monchengladbach “lacked a bit of courage” against Juventus in Turin, but “tomorrow will be another story.”
Borussia Monchengladbach Coach Andre Schubert insists he’s no magician - “the wizards are on the pitch.”
Borussia Mönchengladbach Coach Andre Schubert warns Juventus are “a great team, no doubt” ahead of their meeting tomorrow.
Roma’s Mohamed Salah is on a ten-man shortlist for the Confederation of African Football player of the year.
Former Juventus defender Mark Iuliano becomes the second Serie B Coach to be fired today after Latina announced his dismissal.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero hits out at Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri - “he’s a disappointment.”
Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s agent, Mino Raiola, doesn’t think a return to Milan will happen but “it’s early for the transfer market.”

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