NEWS

Palermo’s Franco Vazquez has received a three-game Coppa Italia ban after his red card against Alessandria.
Inter target Jonathan Calleri’s Italian agent says the Boca Juniors forward is “ready” for a move to Serie A.
Nicola Salerno reveals Watford want Simone Zaza, but “we must find out if Juventus are open to talks”.
Giuseppe Rossi’s agent admits the striker “wants to play” but is not thinking about leaving Fiorentina.
Alexandre Pato’s agent claims “at least two or three” Italian clubs are interested in his client for January.
Mario Gomez has “no intention of returning to Italy” having left Fiorentina for Besiktas on loan.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini admits “we aren’t the best-equipped team” to win the Scudetto.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini insists there’s no problem with Mauro Icardi - “he’ll score the goals which will help us”.
Gervinho is back in the Roma squad to face Torino, as the Giallorossi seek to get back to winning ways.
Lorenzo Insigne warns Napoli “have to keep our feet on the ground” despite their position at the top of Serie A.
Kevin-Prince Boateng’s agent confirms his client is likely to re-join Milan - “he’ll be very useful for the Coach”.
Palermo Coach Davide Ballardini says players must show “maximum commitment” to the club, after three were disciplined.
The agent of Napoli forward Manolo Gabbiadini says he has “absolutely not talked” to Fiorentina.
Gervinho is ready to return for Roma against Torino, Coach Rudi Garcia confirms.
Rudi Garcia says the “unity and cohesion” he’s seen from his Roma players is a “positive sign” going forward.
Davide Astori insists “it’s not a jinx” for Fiorentina to talk about the Scudetto - “we must not be afraid”.
The expected arrival of Kevin-Prince Boateng will reportedly see Keisuke Honda leave Milan in January.
Nicolas Burdisso calls Roma captain Francesco Totti “fantastic” but “he’s not a leader”.
Inter forward Stevan Jovetic has paid for a stranger to have cruciate ligament surgery in his native Montenegro.
Former Roma full-back Vincent Candela doesn’t “think it’s right” to blame Rudi Garcia for recent poor results.
Javier Zanetti believes the most “consistent” team will win the Scudetto - “I hope that team will be Inter”.
Arrigo Sacchi says it will take “something extraordinary” for Napoli to win the Scudetto, as they lack a “winning mentality”.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti admits they’ll “evaluate” offers for Roberto Soriano but “right now there’s nothing”.
Today's front page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Sassuolo are the latest Serie A side out of the Coppa Italia, going down 1-0 to Cagliari.
Lazio’s Senad Lulic is grateful for messages of support, after losing part of his finger in a freak accident.
Palermo and Sassuolo both went out to lower-League opposition, in the Fourth Round of the Coppa Italia.
Enzo Maresca has been frozen out by Palermo, while his agent calls for the club to “respect” his client.
Lazio's Senad Lulic will be out for “15 to 20 days” after losing part of his finger in a freak accident.
Vicenza Coach Pasquale Marino is proud of his players after their Coppa Italia exit - “the lads gave everything”.
Adem Ljajic believes Inter’s defeat to Napoli can “paradoxically be an advantage”, as it will provide motivation.
Fiorentina defender Davide Astori admits he was “too cautious” during his loan spell at Roma last year.
Domenico Berardi starts for Sassuolo, as they welcome Cagliari in the Coppa Italia.
Carpi secured their place in the Last 16 of the Coppa Italia, scraping past Vicenza 2-1.
Rodrigo Palacio wants “to win with Inter” and praises the Nerazzurri’s toughness.