NEWS

Filip Djordjevic could not hide his delight after bagging a hat-trick in Lazio’s 4-0 victory over Palermo on Monday night.
Roberto Donadoni believes carelessness was to blame for Parma’s 4-2 defeat at Udinese on Monday.
Filip Djordjevic’s first three goals for Lazio helped ensure they left the Renzo Barbera with three points and their hosts Palermo very much frustrated.
Antonio Di Natale shrugged off concerns over his fitness after he scored twice in Udinese’s 4-2 win against Parma on Monday.
Palermo keep the faith in their attacking firepower for tonight’s visit of Lazio, who are much-changed in Week 5.
Ashley Cole has made clear he is happy at Roma and in Italy, whilst he reflects on the Giallorossi’s upcoming clash with Manchester City.
Rudi Garcia says Roma can play without pressure tomorrow evening in the Champions League against Manchester City.
An Orestis Karnezis and Antonio Di Natale-inspired Udinese successfully put 10-man Parma to the sword on Monday evening.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s fine form for Sampdoria warrants a call to the Italian national team, according to his agent.
Andrea Poli has outlined Milan’s determination to bounce back from consecutive draws through hard work in anticipation of Chievo.
Udinese welcome back Antonio Di Natale to their starting XI for tonight’s visit of Parma, as Andrea Stramaccioni sticks with a back four.
Claudio Marchisio has praised Max Allegri’s confidence shown in him and says Juventus are targeting a result at Atletico Madrid.
Luigi Di Biagio will name his Italy Under-21 squad on Thursday for the crunch Euro 2015 play-off encounters with Slovakia.
Maurizio Zamparini has reiterated his faith in Beppe Iachini, says Palermo can aim for top seven and that Paulo Dybala will one day be worth €40m.
Walter Mazzarri believes Inter will respond positively to Sunday’s defeat to Cagliari and hits back at Tommaso Giulini.
Tickets for Sunday evening’s table topping clash between Juventus and Roma have sold out in just over two hours.
Angelo Ogbonna credits his improved form to Max Allegri’s faith and ponders a difficult week of matches for Juventus.
Mediaset believe that Juventus and Paul Pogba are all but signed off on a new contract for the Frenchman until June 2019.
Riccardo Montolivo says he is progressing well in his recovery from a broken leg amid reports of a November return.
Joe Hart says he has great respect for Ashley Cole and Micah Richards’ decisions to join Roma and Fiorentina respectively in the summer.
Manuel Pellegrini has outlined his respect for Roma and Manchester City’s necessity to win, but says there is no particular pressure on his side.
Attilio Lombardo says Sinisa Mihajlovic is no surprise at Sampdoria, but warns that it is perhaps too early to be looking to the Europa League.
Felix Brych will officiate Wednesday evening’s Champions League clash between Atletico Madrid and Juventus.
Giorgio Chiellini has reflected on swapping Antonio Conte for Max Allegri at Juventus, Italy’s World Cup wound and ending his career with the Bianconeri.
Roberto Donadoni has asserted that Parma must continue fighting with the right spirit in spite of difficult form, and take inspiration from Udinese.
Roberto Mancini believes that Roma may suffer for the absences in their team, but that they can still cause Manchester City some problems.
Alvaro Morata’s agent has reiterated that the striker ‘only wanted to play for Juventus’ despite having ‘many offers’ this summer.
It has been confirmed that Milan will face Real Madrid in a mid-season friendly in Dubai on December 30.
Patrice Evra considers Juventus’ Champions League hope, trying to convince Paul Pogba to stay at Manchester United and Sir Alex Ferguson’s influence.
Tommaso Giulini has celebrated Cagliari’s win at Inter and suggested that the Nerazzurri were too ‘presumptuous’ heading into the match.
Mehdi Benatia has reiterated why he chose to leave Roma for Bayern Munich this summer: “To win many titles.”
Silvio Berlusconi and Adriano Galliani reportedly ‘reaffirmed confidence’ in Pippo Inzaghi following Milan’s draw at Cesena.
Erick Thohir reportedly held an emergency summit with Walter Mazzarri following yesterday’s 4-1 home defeat to Cagliari.
Albin Ekdal’s agent has taken the opportunity of his surprise hat-trick at Inter to assert that he is ready for a new challenge and there are interested clubs.
Pablo Zabaleta has outlined how important facing and beating Roma is for Manchester City in the Champions League.

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