NEWS

A Jeremy Menez brace gave Milan their first win in over a month, beating Udinese in a game with two red cards and a phantom goal.
Sinisa Mihajlovic definitely won’t settle for a point, as Sampdoria can leapfrog Napoli into third place.
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani insists Jeremy Menez is not a ‘False Nine’ after replacing Fernando Torres.
Bologna saw off Bari 2-0 today, moving them into third place with a special commemoration for Klas Ingesson.
There could well be plenty of goals at the Sant’Elia when Victor Ibarbo and Juan Cuadrado face off in Cagliari-Fiorentina.
Milan reshuffle again with Marco van Ginkel against Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese, dropping Fernando Torres.
Inter winger Dodò faces his former Roma teammates today, including “legend of world football Francesco Totti.”
Dries Mertens is back in the Napoli squad for Monday’s Serie A trip to Sampdoria after suffering concussion.
There are growing reports Inter could cash in on Mauro Icardi with interest from Chelsea and Liverpool.
Fabio Quagliarella faces Juventus in the Turin Derby today, but Sebastian Giovinco could soon join him.
There are reports two German clubs are preparing €8m offers for Sampdoria and Italy striker Stefano Okaka.
Empoli are on remarkable form and Maurizio Sarri feels the game with Atalanta is “a huge opportunity.”
Salih Ucan looks set to leave Roma on loan in January with Atalanta, Sassuolo and Cagliari all interested.
Gonzalo Higuain can make Napoli history against Sampdoria by matching Diego Maradona’s record.
Andrea Stramaccioni sees similarities between Udinese and Milan. “Both want to build with young Coaches.”
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini calls starlet Paulo Dybala “part Messi, part Montella, all world class.”
Sampdoria welcome Napoli on Monday and President Massimo Ferrero has a lot in common with Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Emiliano Moretti believes Torino’s terrible Derby della Mole record means Juventus “have everything to lose.”
Roma defender Davide Astori believes tonight’s clash with Inter “will be one of the best matches of the season.”
Zdenek Zeman is impressed with Vincenzo Montella’s Fiorentina, but warns Cagliari intend to win this afternoon.
Roberto Mancini resumes his old battle with Roma in a Serie A classic tonight, but first there’s Milan-Udinese and the Turin Derby.
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Chievo boss Rolando Maran assured his team “did our duty” by earning an impressive draw against Lazio.
Stefano Pioli claims Lazio “tried everything we could to win” at the Bentegodi in their stalemate with Chievo.
Lazio were repeatedly denied by 37-year-old goalkeeper Albano Bizzarri in a 0-0 draw at Chievo.
Italian Coach Carlo Ancelotti set a new all-time record at Real Madrid with 16 consecutive victories.
Roberto Mancini wants to bring Galatasaray midfielder Selcuk Inan to Inter, but faces competition from Everton.
Walter Zenga advises Fiorentina to accept Liverpool offers for goalkeeper Norberto Neto.
Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini said his team “can play so much better” than in their 2-1 defeat to Sassuolo.
Eusebio Di Francesco said Sassuolo’s seven-match unbeaten run and victory over Verona is a sign “we are maturing.”
Lazio try to get back on track after two consecutive defeats as Stefano Pioli visits his old club Chievo.
Sassuolo fought back from a goal down to beat Verona 2-1, extending their record unbeaten run to seven rounds.
Inter captain Andrea Ranocchia admits the Roma player he fears the most is Francesco Totti.
Fiorentina are still without Manuel Pasqual for tomorrow’s trip to Cagliari.
Patrice Evra and Angelo Ogbonna are available for Juventus in tomorrow’s Derby della Mole with Torino.

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