NEWS

Catania chief Antonino Pulvirenti has alleged that assistant referee Luca Maggiani – the man at the centre of yesterday’s controversial loss to Juventus – is a Bianconero fan.
A number of Coaches are being linked with Pescara as the pressure on boss Giovanni Stroppa continues to rise.
Esteban Cambiasso has urged his Inter teammates to forget about Saturday’s game at leaders Juventus – until Thursday morning.
Diego Milito is delighted that he managed to celebrate his 100th appearance for Inter with a goal at Bologna.
Nicklas Bendtner is confident that his Juventus side will be able to qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Zdenek Zeman blamed “a lack of concentration” and the referee for Roma fumbling a 2-0 lead to lose against Udinese.
Francesco Guidolin admits even he didn’t think Udinese could comeback from 2-0 down to beat Roma 3-2.
Walter Mazzarri felt unwell after Napoli’s win against Chievo, so director of sport Riccardo Bigon spoke to the media instead.
Napoli missed two open goals from a yard and rattled the woodwork, but Marek Hamsik eventually squeezed a 1-0 victory over Chievo.
Erik Lamela’s brace was not enough to stop Udinese coming back from 2-0 down to beat Roma 3-2 with the cheekiest of Antonio Di Natale penalties.
Fiorentina patron Andrea Della Valle further mocked Juventus “talking rubbish” by pointing out “the 1982 Scudetto is ours.”
Napoli start Lorenzo Insigne and Goran Pandev against Chievo, as Edinson Cavani is out of action, but Sergio Pellissier also failed a fitness test.
Roma give Dodò his debut from the start with Miralem Pjanic returning against Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese this evening.
Torino demand more respect from referees, but Roberto Donadoni feels Parma deserved it.
Ciro Ferrara tried to reassure Sampdoria and Ivo Pulga praised assistant manager Diego Lopez.
Giovanni Stroppa criticised Pescara fans for not giving them support, while Stefano Colantuono can't believe Atalanta failed to score.
Stefano Pioli once again was left to rue errors, while Andrea Stramaccioni rode some rough periods.
Vincenzo Montella hailed Ruben Olivera for stepping into David Pizarro’s shoes, but refused to comment on the refereeing controversy.
Vladimir Petkovic gave Fiorentina credit for their performance, but could not help being upset at Lazio’s incorrectly disallowed goal.
Andrea Stramaccioni reveals why Antonio Cassano was dropped and hopes he’s proving Inter “didn’t do something crazy” by hiring him.
Inter leapfrogged into second place after their away win and nine-man Lazio’s tumble in Florence, while Parma conquered Torino to go seventh.
Inter continued their seemingly unstoppable march with a 3-1 victory at Bologna’s Stadio Dall’Ara.
Fiorentina beat nine-man Lazio in a fiery and controversial match that saw a missed penalty, two screamers, an incorrectly disallowed goal and two red cards.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta maintains the incorrectly disallowed Catania goal “would not have been decisive in this match.”
Catania President Antonino Pulvirenti blamed Juventus for “disallowing the goal with their protests” and harassing the referees.
Juventus assistant manager Angelo Alessio insists they “dominated” Catania and brushed off the controversial goal incidents.
Rodrigo Palacio and Diego Milito form an all-Argentine front two for Inter, as they take on Bologna’s brand new trident.
It was an immensely controversial victory for Juventus, as Catania saw a perfectly good goal disallowed, went down to 10 men and Arturo Vidal’s winner was offside.
Ruben Olivera replaces David Pizarro, as Fiorentina welcome a Lazio side with Miroslav Klose leading the way.
Nicklas Bendtner and Paul Pogba get their first Juventus starts in today’s lunchtime trip to Catania.
Edinson Cavani is officially out of tonight’s Napoli-Chievo match after he failed a fitness test.
Alexandre Pato is doubly overjoyed at last night’s win over Genoa, his first start in eight months. “I am alive again.”
Was infamous Milan commentator Tiziano Crudeli moved to tears by Stephan El Shaarawy's goal? You bet he was...
Alessandro Del Piero celebrated his 800th professional match with a goal and a Sydney FC victory over Perth Glory.

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