NEWS

Gigi Del Neri saw his debut Verona victory over Pavia as “positive energy so we can continue believing in safety.”
Davide Ballardini admits Palermo “got the wrong approach” in their Coppa Italia defeat to Alessandria.
Lazio revealed details of the horrific injury Senad Lulic sustained, as he underwent surgery to reconstruct his hand.
Fiorentina Coach Paulo Sousa wanted to “challenge myself” against Serie A tacticians and feels Nikola Kalinic joined Blackburn too soon.
Gonzalo Higuain’s agent visited the Napoli training ground today, fuelling reports of a contract extension.
Torino have officially extended their contract with Nikola Maksimovic to June 2020.
Gigi Del Neri made his debut on the Verona bench in their Coppa Italia encounter with Pavia, winning 1-0 deep into stoppages.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent assured he will “stay at Toronto FC for many more years” after he was voted MLS MVP.
Kingsley Coman insists he “wants to stay at Bayern Munich for many years and my time at Juventus was frustrating.”
Lazio wing-back Senad Lulic is at risk to face Juventus on Friday after requiring surgery on a crushed finger.
Boca Juniors starlet Jonathan Calleri admits he’d “prefer Inter to Real Madrid or Barcelona,” so could arrive in Serie A via a minnow.
Napoli are said to be in negotiations with ex-Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor.
Napoli medics are “confident Manolo Gabbiadini and Dries Mertens will recover” in time to face Bologna.
Fabio Capello has reportedly terminated his contract with Russia, so is free for Roma or Chelsea.
Sebastian Giovinco has been named MVP in his debut Major League Soccer campaign with Toronto FC.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini is “ashamed of players who show contempt for the shirt” after a Coppa Italia exit to Alessandria.
Juventus are sweating on the fitness of Sami Khedira, as Massimiliano Allegri faces a midfield emergency.
Captain Marek Hamsik says Napoli “must keep our feet on the ground” following the win over Inter on Monday.
Franco Vazquez was sent off as Palermo crashed out of the Coppa Italia 3-2 at home to Alessandria.
Napoli full-back Elseid Hysaj discusses the win over Inter, and says Juventus are still in the Scudetto race.
Mario Balotelli has returned to Milan training, with the striker posting a picture of himself at Milanello.
Juventus’ Claudio Marchisio can’t choose between the Champions League and the Scudetto - “I’d prefer both…”
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio believes Lazio’s crisis will make them even more dangerous on Friday.
Claudio Marchisio praises Juventus’ “pride and commitment” but warns “the comeback is not complete”.
The agent of Milan midfielder Suso says his client could leave if he is not given more playing time.
Mino Raiola confirms Juventus’ Paul Pogba “won’t move in January” but “June is a different time”.
Fabrizio Ravanelli previews Lazio-Juventus, insisting the Biancocelesti must find their “motivation”.
Gianluigi Donnarumma’s agent, Mino Raiola, calls the Milan goalkeeper “a work of art under construction”.
With Juventus sneaking ever closer to the top and Napoli reaching the summit exclusively, Dave Taylor looks back on an exciting weekend and selects his best XI from Week 14.
Barcelona director Ariedo Braida has confirmed their interest in Fiorentina’s Federico Bernardeschi.
Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini responds to yesterday’s bizarre protests by Ultras: “Carrots aren’t on our menu, let’s trust the team.”
Bee Taechaubol has reportedly found two Chinese investors to help his efforts to buy 48 per cent of Milan.
New York City FC’s Andrea Pirlo and Lazio’s Lucas Biglia haven’t been contacted by Inter, says Coach Roberto Mancini.
Roberto Mancini says Inter ‘won’t settle for second place’ and outlines the reasons they could win the Scudetto.
Serie A referees ‘must learn to whistle less’ says Inter Coach Roberto Mancini, who believes the league is ‘home of the divers’.