NEWS

Milan sent Inter spiralling into a crisis with a thumping 3-0 Derby della Madonnina win, but Mauro Icardi missed a penalty.
Torino striker Fabio Quagliarella is expected to join Sampdoria before the transfer deadline.
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani confirmed “negotiations” with LA Galaxy for Nigel de Jong and wouldn’t rule out selling Luiz Adriano.
Dejan Stankovic assured Eder is ready for his Inter debut and defends Mauro Icardi’s absence against Milan.
Eder is excited at making his Inter debut from the start in the Derby della Madonnina. “I hope to score at least one.”
Eder is thrown straight into the starting XI for his Inter debut, the Derby della Madonnina against Carlos Bacca’s Milan.
Carlos Bacca admits the Milan Derby “is an important match for both teams” as the two city rivals face off.
After Diego Perotti, it’s reported Roma also have a deal in place for Inter full-back Davide Santon.
Roma will be without Lucas Digne for two weeks with a thigh strain.
Diego Perotti thanked Genoa fans for their support as he flies in to complete a Roma transfer.
Marco Giampaolo was certainly impressed by Napoli, but felt a 5-1 defeat “was harsh.”
Maurizio Sarri played down Napoli’s sixth consecutive Serie A victory. “We didn’t feel pressure from Juventus.”
Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli was “not satisfied” with the 0-0 draw away to 10-man Udinese and explained the brawl.
Paulo Sousa was disappointed with Fiorentina’s 0-0 draw at Genoa. “We dominated despite the difficulties.”
Gonzalo Higuain urged Napoli to “keep taking it one game at a time” after 22 goals in 22 Serie A rounds.
Genoa forward Diego Perotti will reportedly have his Roma medical tomorrow morning.
Napoli replied to Juve’s four goals with five against Empoli, but Fiorentina stalled at Genoa with Bologna winning a Sampdoria thriller.
Napoli recovered from an early scare to demolish Empoli 5-1, as Gonzalo Higuain made it 22 in 22 rounds.
Fiorentina released an angry statement slamming River Plate for their “insulting and false” comments on Emanuel Mammana.
Max Allegri shrugged off the Juventus record of 12 straight wins and warned “we must try to keep improving.”
Alvaro Morata bagged a brace with Paul Pogba and Alex Sandro, as Juventus crushed Chievo for a club record 12th straight win.
Maurizio Sarri faces his former club and we should get a fascinating game of football as leaders Napoli host Empoli.
Fiorentina aim to consolidate third place and visit Genoa, as these two teams have been the most revamped in January.
Join us for all seven of today’s Serie A games, from Juventus seeking a 12th straight win at Chievo, through Napoli-Empoli, Genoa-Fiorentina and tonight’s Derby della Madonnina.
Juventus seek a record 12th consecutive Serie A victory in their visit to Chievo, but both sides are forced into revamps.
Reports suggest Milan will not sign Mario Balotelli permanently this summer, so he’ll return to Liverpool.
The early kick-off between Chievo and Juventus could be at risk, as there’s heavy fog in Verona.
Reports in Spain claim Juan Cuadrado has been offered to Barcelona and Atletico Madrid.
Roma forward Seydou Doumbia is on the verge of completing a move to Newcastle United, according to reports.
Milan have a Luiz Adriano problem, as they seek to sell the striker before the end of the transfer window.
Inter have reportedly agreed a €3m per year contract with Sevilla’s Ever Banega, but he won’t arrive until summer.
Gian Piero Gasperini will rely on Diego Perotti today when Genoa face Fiorentina, but “I expect transfer fireworks on Monday.”
Marco Giampaolo assured Empoli “will bring our game” to Serie A leaders Napoli and their former Coach Maurizio Sarri.
Stefano Pioli urged Lazio to carry on improving against Udinese. “We want six straight wins, not just an unbeaten run.”
Vincenzo Montella warned Sampdoria “are missing something” after Eder’s Inter move and must make do in Bologna.