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Marek Hamsik is convinced that his Napoli side can challenge Juventus for the Scudetto this season.
Former Milan and Italian international Alessandro Costacurta has spoken of his admiration for Juan Jesus of Inter.
Sergio Porrini, who won the Champions League with Juventus in 1996, believes that there are only three teams better than the Old Lady in Europe.
Gian Piero Gasperini has reportedly been granted a special clause in his Palermo contract – compensation should he be sacked!
Juventus will be looking for their first competitive win over Chelsea when the two sides face each other in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Genoa stopper Luca Antonelli insists that one refereeing decision may have changed the outcome of the game in Sunday’s match against Juventus.
It is far too soon to judge the ability of Napoli sensation Lorenzo Insigne, his agent has insisted.
Bari scored two late goals in a crazy last five minutes at Varese on Monday to maintain their unbeaten start to the Serie B season.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Zenit St. Petersburg boss Luciano Spalletti expects Milan to top their Champions League group, despite their troubles.
Zenit St Petersburg defender Mimmo Criscito has hailed Palermo's decision to hire his former boss Gian Piero Gasperini.
Italy Under-21 boss Devis Mangia admits the team's play-off with Sweden to reach the 2013 European Championship will be tricky.
Former Inter striker Diego Forlan has said he had no choice but to leave Italy this summer, after joining Brazilian side Internacional.
Sampdoria striker Maxi Lopez is delighted with the start the club have made to the season, and with his own prolific form.
Others are outraged about Palermo's sacking of Giuseppe Sannino – but the man himself believes it was the right decision.
Alessandro Del Piero has said it was 'easy' to choose Sydney FC, ahead of offers from England, China and the Middle East.
Marcello Lippi believes Napoli are best placed to be the 'anti-Juve' but doesn't want to talk about his old nemesis Zdenek Zeman.
Adriano Galliani has revealed that ex-Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic hasn't spoken to him since joining Paris Saint Germain.
Anderlecht General Manager Herman Van Holsbeeck remains respectful of Milan ahead of his club's visit to San Siro tomorrow.
Genoa Coach Gigi De Canio is hardly inconsolable about the sacking of his Palermo counterpart Giuseppe Sannino.
Leonardo Bonucci says Juventus won’t be content with just taking part in the Champions League. “We can fight on all fronts.”
Serie A returned with a bang following a lacklustre international break, leaving Dave Taylor with more tough choices when picking his best XI.
Sampdoria have opened the doors for an Antonio Cassano return – but only once the Inter man can afford to take a pay cut.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri is confident his side can start their Champions League campaign with a win – despite their desperate season so far.
Alessandro Florenzi is set for a significant pay rise once he signs a new contract with Italian giants Roma.
Massimo Moratti has backed boss Andrea Stramaccioni for getting annoyed at claims that his side play a ‘provincial’ brand of football.
Pippo Inzaghi has distanced himself from rumours that he could soon be handed the Milan job if Massimiliano Allegri is axed.
Fiorentina have rejected speculation that they considered making an offer for Villarreal’s Giuseppe Rossi this summer.
Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is expecting a tough test when Juventus visit Stamford Bridge in the Champions League.
Former Inter full-back Davide Santon claims that the Newcastle United fans have yet to see him at his best.
Wesley Sneijder insists that he has no problem with Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni after being replaced in the game against Torino.
Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella has thanked the club for deciding to keep Stevan Jovetic at the club.
Andrea Ranocchia has claimed that his improving form is a message to his club and not Italy boss Cesare Prandelli.
Angelo Ogbonna insists that he isn’t bothered by the constant transfer rumours surrounding him. “I have a contract at Torino.”
Emanuele Giaccherini has applauded the efforts of Genoa for putting his Juventus side under pressure on Sunday.

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