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Dejan Stankovic had hoped to make his comeback soon, but Inter confirmed he’ll go under the knife again.
Adriano Galliani maintains Thiago Silva and Zlatan Ibrahimovic were sold for their wages. “It would’ve been impossible to sustain the costs.”
Massimo Carrera makes his Champions League debut as stand-in Juventus Coach against Chelsea, but insists “it’ll be a normal game for me.”
Giampaolo Pazzini is supported by Kevin-Prince Boateng and Urby Emanuelson in a Christmas Tree formation against Anderlecht.
Roberto Di Matteo prepares to defend Chelsea’s Champions League title against Juventus, “one of the most difficult teams we could have been drawn against.”
Gianluigi Buffon assured Juventus will give Champions League holders Chelsea a battle. “I think our philosophy of football is more suitable to European competition.”
Players’ Association President Damiano Tommasi has criticised Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini for wielding the axe again.
Roma director Franco Baldini has revealed they “turned down offers worth €100m” for Daniele De Rossi and other players.
Catania President Antonino Pulvirenti says he sees Napoli as title contenders ahead of their arrival in Sicily on Sunday.
Former Roma boss Luis Enrique has said his experience with the Giallorossi would have been even worse if not for a psychologist.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete has sought to calm his row with Zdenek Zeman, after the Roma Coach branded him the 'enemy of football.'
Former Juventus winger Angelo Di Livio hopes the current side can 'retrace the footsteps of my Juve' in the Champions League.
Palermo Sporting Director Giorgio Perinetti will stay at the club for the time being – but doesn't too sound enthusiastic about it.
Udinese owned defender Neuton has given his first reflections on English football after participating in Watford's loss to Bolton.
Paris Saint Germain Coach Carlo Ancelotti finds the disassembly of his Champions League winning Milan side too 'sad' to talk about.
Ahead of hosting Lazio on Thursday, Tottenham manager Andre Villas Boas has made it clear he's taking the Europa League very seriously.
Gian Piero Gasperini is confident that he’ll be able to avoid becoming the latest coaching casualty at Palermo. “I convinced Enrizo Preziosi at Genoa…”
Milan’s summer clear-out has seen their squad stripped of significant Champions League experience.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has named a 23-man squad for Wednesday’s Champions League game at Chelsea.
Pippo Inzaghi insists that Milan are still a side to be respected in Serie A this season. “Only Juventus are better.”
Chelsea will be well aware of the threat that Mirko Vucinic will carry in Wednesday’s Champions League game against Juventus.
Mattia Destro was absent from Roma training this morning given that he underwent medical checks on an injury.
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.

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