NEWS

Dino Zoff warns Juventus “will face a hostile environment” at the Stadio Franchi against arch rivals Fiorentina this evening.
Gian Piero Gasperini lost his Palermo debut and suggested the players “don’t look at the standings” ahead of tomorrow’s relegation tussle with Pescara.
Robinho is back in the Milan squad for tomorrow’s clash with Cagliari, but Mathieu Flamini is out with the suspended Kevin-Prince Boateng and Cristian Zapata.
Cagliari are appealing against the 3-0 victory handed to Roma and director general Francesco Marroccu urged “solidarity” for President Massimo Cellino’s battle.
Udinese beat Milan only two days ago, but Coach Francesco Guidolin is looking at tomorrow's game against Torino as a relegation battle.
Milan Coach Massimiliano Allegri and Sampdoria striker Maxi Lopez have both failed in their appeals to have bans reversed.
Roma Coach Zdenek Zeman has hit back at Ciro Ferrara and Massimo Cellino in a typically forthright press conference.
Genoa captain Marco Rossi will be out for up to five weeks after undergoing surgery on his knee.
Walter Mazzarri wants to see the real Napoli against Lazio tomorrow, after Sunday's disappointing draw with Catania.
Assistant Coach Mauro Tassotti says Milan need to do a Fabio Borini – and play 'with a knife between our teeth' against Cagliari.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has suggested tomorrow night's meeting with Napoli could be an eliminator for the Scudetto race.
Inter tactician Andrea Stramaccioni has defended his side after the 2-0 loss to Siena. “Don’t judge us yet…”
Milan new boy Giampaolo Pazzini has underlined that there was no way that he could continue his career at Inter. “I was excluded.”
Giorgio Chiellini has told Roma boss Zdenek Zeman that he will only be considered a great when he starts winning.
Sampdoria boss Ciro Ferrara has spoken of his distaste for Zdenek Zeman ahead of Wednesday’s game against Roma.
The agent of Mauricio Isla believes that, with time, his client will prove himself to be good enough for Juventus.
Serbia boss Sinisa Mihajlovic thinks that former club Inter have what it takes to fight for the Scudetto this season.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has criticised Serie A clubs for allowing Marco Verratti to move to Paris Saint-Germain.
Juventus will look to increase their club record of consecutive away wins when they take on Fiorentina this evening.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has warned Abel Hernandez to not waste his footballing potential.
Roma director general Franco Baldini has committed his future to the Italian club amidst interest from Tottenham.
Alberto Gilardino is already halfway to netting a €50,000 bonus after just three games for new club Bologna.
Carlo Ancelotti insists that former club Milan are a better team than their results suggest and he thinks Alexandre Pato could resolve some of their problems.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade has questioned Juventus' part in the Dimitar Berbatov affair before tomorrow's grudge match.
Sampdoria striker Maxi Lopez has apologised for picking up a suspension prohibiting him from featuring in the next two games.
Udinese President Franco Soldati has praised new signing Mathias Ranegie after the Swedish striker scored against Milan.
Marco Verratti is convinced he made the right choice joining Paris Saint-Germain ahead of Juventus in the summer.
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has claimed tomorrow's game away at Fiorentina is the most difficult of the season so far.
Lazio midfielder Hernanes won't be 100 per cent fit for the trip to Napoli on Wednesday, but should play a part in the game.
Parma striker Amauri says he is glad to be back from injury, but wants more playing time.
Former Inter director Gabriele Oriali has commented on the club's shock 2-0 loss to Siena yesterday.
He might be new in Florence but Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella is well aware how big tomorrow's match against Juventus is.
Stephan El Shaarawy – Milan's scorer in the 2-1 defeat to Udinese – insists the Rossoneri approached the game with the right spirit.
Following some unexpected results over the weekend, Dave Taylor had another difficult day picking his best XI.

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