NEWS

Bologna President Albano Guaraldi has temporarily suspended four of the club’s directors after they forgot about new signing Ibson.
The agent of Lazio playmaker Keita Balde Diao has tried to take the pressure off of his client by insisting that he is not a replacement for Hernanes.
New signing Jorginho is the surprise omission from Napoli’s squad for their Europa League knockout campaign, which was announced today.
Vincent Candela has stoked the flames ahead of the Coppa Italia semi-final by claiming Roma have a better Coach than opponents Napoli.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella has warned his side against complacency on the eve of their Coppa Italia semi-final first leg with Udinese.
Udinese Coach Francesco Guidolin wants his players to seize the occasion when they host Fiorentina in tomorrow night’s Coppa Italia semi-final first leg.
Atletico Madrid could be without talismanic striker David Villa for the first leg of their Champions League Last 16 clash with Milan.
Fiorentina have today announced the makeup of their 21-man squad for their upcoming participation in the Europa League knockout stages.
Napoli have received a timely boost with the news that Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami has returned to training with the San Paolo side.
Fiorentina have announced that striker Mario Gomez has completed his rehabilitation from a knee injury and will return to training on Wednesday.
New Juventus man Dani Osvaldo could debut from the bench as early as next week, although full fitness isn’t targeted for another fortnight.
Lazio boss Edy Reja today praised his players’ attitude and growth in the wake of their 2-0 away win over Chievo.
Sassuolo Coach Alberto Malesani insists his relegation threatened side will improve given time, despite their 2-1 home defeat by Hellas Verona on Sunday.
Claudio Lotito has reiterated that Hernanes wanted to leave for Inter, and that his sale has been to Lazio’s benefit.
Stefano Pioli could be in line for a quick return to the Bologna bench, should Davide Ballardini not turn things around shortly.
Parma CEO Pietro Leonardi has hinted at plans to hand Jonathan Biabiany a new contract, as he muses on the postponed game at Roma yesterday.
Stefano Colantuono considered his Atalanta side to have ‘flirted with perfection’ in defeating Napoli yesterday 3-0.
Some reports today speculate that poor results in Inter’s next game or two could spell the end for Walter Mazzarri.
Brian McDermott is at Leeds United to take training today, despite confusion over his future at the club amid Massimo Cellino’s proposed takeover.
Suggestions in Italy are that continued bad weather conditions in Rome could put at risk Roma’s Coppa Italia first-leg semi-final with Napoli.
Davide Astori’s agent has assured that the defender ‘has all the will’ to stay at Cagliari, amid rumours of Galatasaray
Adriano Galliani has tempered reports on Milan signing Michael Agazzi, praised Atletico Madrid and enthused at the Rossoneri’s progress.
Week 22’s abandoned fixture between Roma and Parma looks set to be arranged for the first or second week of April.
Gianluca Vialli believes that Inter yesterday were inferior to Juventus ‘physically, technically and intellectually’.
Former Inter and Juventus forward Roberto Boninsegna has cast his eye over yesterday evening’s proceedings: “Inter were in disarray.”
Andrea Ranocchia could still complete a loan move out to Galatasaray today, but it is expected to go down to the wire.
Clarence Seedorf was in the stands to watch Milan’s Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid move top of La Liga.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Walter Mazzarri was very critical of Mateo Kovacic and Inter’s general “sluggishness” after a 3-1 defeat to Juventus.
Antonio Conte praised Juventus for their “attacking mentality” against Inter and explained how Daniel Osvaldo will help.
Arturo Vidal scored in the 3-1 victory over Inter and said the difference was in the way Juventus started.
Juventus resumed their victory march by sweeping Inter aside 3-1 with an inspirational Andrea Pirlo pulling the strings.
Juventus gm Beppe Marotta tried to lower the tension with Inter ahead of tonight’s match and explained Daniel Osvaldo’s transfer.
Walter Mazzarri hopes “sport wins” in Juventus-Inter tonight after the team bus was attacked.
Juventus take on Inter in the Derby d’Italia and an increasingly bitter grudge match.

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