NEWS

Former Milan defender Thiago Silva sees Roma as favourites for the Scudetto this season.
Lazio’s orthopaedic consultant has revealed that Stefan De Vrij played under ‘unsuitable conditions’ for the Netherlands, leading to his injury.
Chievo have their ‘feet on the ground’ despite topping the Serie A table, according to Simone Pepe.
New Chievo signing Simone Pepe says his time at Juventus was ‘a privilege’ and speaks about the ‘terrible’ feeling of losing the Champions League final.
Seydou Doumbia reveals that he ‘lost the joy of playing football’ at Roma and says: ‘I don’t think I can go back’.
Mateo Kovacic says ‘you can’t say no to Real Madrid’ and backs Inter to win Sunday’s Derby della Madonnina.
Mario Balotelli has avoided a fine from Milan for having his driving license revoked, according to reports.
Serie A is ‘the most beautiful league in the world’ according to Giovanni Trapattoni, who also gives Azzurri Coach Antonio Conte his backing.
Giovanni Trapattoni says Juventus are like ‘a dragon with seven heads’ and backs them to retain the Scudetto.
Manchester United’s Matteo Darmian praises the ‘magical atmosphere’ in England, and compliments a ‘strong Torino team.’
Ivan Perisic says ‘the Champions League doesn’t matter’ compared to joining Inter, and praises the Nerazzurri’s ‘determination’ to sign him.
Inter’s new signing Ivan Perisic says he’ll ‘do everything to beat Milan’ on Sunday as he prepares for his arrival in Italy.
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Former Milan midfielder Massimo Ambrosini looks ahead to Sunday’s derby and is worried the Rossoneri ‘can’t change formation.’
New Roma signing Lucas Digne says he feels ‘at ease’ in the capital and that Rudi Garcia was important in his decision to move.
Inter’s Geoffrey Kondogbia says the Milan derby is just ‘a game worth three points’, but acknowledges that it’s ‘different’ to other matches.
Inter’s medical coordinator has revealed that Mauro Icardi is a doubt for Sunday’s Derby della Madonnina.
Juventus say they are ‘perplexed’ by the decision to close the Curva Sud in Juventus Stadium for Saturday’s match against Chievo.
Boca Juniors President Daniel Angelici has thanked Juventus for allowing them to ‘bring Carlos Tevez back home’.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini says he is ‘satisfied’ with his summer signings, and believes it’s ‘important’ that Serie A sides have begun spending big again.
Fiorentina will make a second attempt to sign Milan defender Philippe Mexes in January, according to reports.
Milan have confirmed that midfielder Andrea Bertolacci will miss Sunday’s Milan derby with a thigh injury.
The agent of new Inter signing Alex Telles says the Brazilian ‘will be appreciated in Italy’ and discusses his Galatasaray exit.
The coordinator of Inter’s medical team says Stevan Jovetic is ‘doing well physically’ and hasn’t presented ‘any of the rumoured problems’.
Senad Lulic, Federico Marchetti and Lucas Biglia have all reportedly turned down Lazio’s contract renewal offers.
Cesare Prandelli believes the ‘solid structure’ at Juventus means they’re still Scudetto favourites.
Chievo defender Nicolas Frey says that Juventus are ‘to be feared’ despite his side’s stunning start to the Serie A season.
Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon defends Andrea Pirlo - ‘I don’t think it’s time yet for Andrea to hang up his boots’.
Brazilian striker Bruno Gomes has arrived in Italy, and is undergoing his Genoa medical today.
Inter legend Javier Zanetti urges the team to ‘continue like this’ after two wins from their first two games.
Riccardo Montolivo’s agent reveals both the player and Milan turned down offers this summer.
Massimiliano Allegri believes too much emphasis on tactics is holding back Italian football.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri expects improvement against Chievo - ‘our season starts this week’.
Juventus full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner admits the Champions League final may have been ‘a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’.
Lazio are sweating over the fitness of Stefan de Vrij, who picked up an injury on international duty.

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