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Giampiero Ventura “doesn’t care” about the penalty, as “Roma did not deserve to beat Torino. We’re alive and kicking.”
Crotone go top in a head-to-head with Cesena, Novara climb to fourth and Livorno continue their collapse.
Luca Antonelli is out of Milan’s squad for the trip to Carpi, but Nigel de Jong returns.
Maxi Lopez converted a last-gasp penalty as Torino held Roma 1-1 following Daniele Padelli’s howler on Miralem Pjanic.
Dries Mertens is back in the Napoli squad, but Manolo Gabbiadini won’t face Bologna.
Gervinho is a serious doubt to face BATE Borisov after limping off 25 minutes into his Roma comeback.
Fabio Capello claims he has “already turned down 10 offers” and is open to running for FIFA Presidency.
Lazio have reportedly decided to back Stefano Pioli for the moment, but put the squad into a training retreat.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni said “the club supports the Coach by giving him a quality squad. The choices are then down to Rudi Garcia.”
Maurizio Sarri said leadership “changes nothing” for Napoli and “if Gonzalo Higuain doesn’t win the Ballon d’Or it’ll be all his fault.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic admits he “expected more” from Milan in the Coppa Italia, but is not worried for the trip to Carpi.
Gervinho returns to the starting XI as desperate Roma try to end their crisis away to revitalised Torino.
Roma are increasingly desperate and pay an early visit to Torino, fresh from rediscovering their form.
Marcello Lippi, Walter Mazzarri, Francesco Guidolin and Eugenio Corini are options if Lazio sack Stefano Pioli.
Vincenzo Montella hopes Sampdoria fans can “help the team” end their crisis against friend Eusebio Di Francesco’s Sassuolo.
Roberto Donadoni assures Bologna “know the threat we’ll be facing” against Serie A leaders Napoli and snipes at Maurizio Sarri critics.
Frosinone will be without midfielder Raman Chibsah until 2016 with a sprained ankle.
Torino Coach Giampiero Ventura reveals he “finds adrenaline nutritious” and has an unexpected past as a Latin Lover.
Roberto Mancini doubts Pep Guardiola’s credentials. “I’d like to see him work at a mid-table side.”
Inter forward Stevan Jovetic said he’s “happy to face Genoa, one of the few teams that don’t sit back.”
Manuel Pasqual admits he “won’t rule out” a transfer away from Fiorentina after losing the captain’s armband.
Lucas Digne explains why he is so glad he left Paris Saint-Germain for Roma. “Francesco Totti is a legend.”
Paolo Maldini feels Milan’s problems are down to Adriano Galliani. “He doesn’t understand football.”
Stefano Pioli refused to resign as Lazio Coach after one point from six Serie A games. “I won’t leave a sinking ship.”
The pressure is on Roma away to Torino and Inter against Genoa today, before leaders Napoli face a tricky trip to Bologna.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Perugia continued their climb up the Serie B standings with a win over Modena, but Virtus Entella held Brescia.
Paulo Dybala is relishing his new tactical role for Juventus after his stunning goal to beat Lazio 2-0.
Stefano Pioli admits Lazio’s problems are “psychological” after defeat to Juventus. “We’re knocked down and can’t get back up.”
Max Allegri urged Juventus to “keep the momentum and enthusiasm going” after continuing their Serie A comeback against Lazio.
Marcello Lippi fuelled reports he’ll replace Stefano Pioli at Lazio, as he was in the stands for the 2-0 defeat to Juventus.
Gigi Buffon warned Juventus “cannot fly too close to the sun” after five straight Serie A wins. “It’s not enough.”
Paulo Dybala scored a stunning volley and forced a Lazio own goal to give Juventus their fifth straight Serie A victory.
Boca Juniors striker Jonathan Calleri’s father confirmed “Inter and an English club are the most determined” to sign him.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta shrugged off rumours around Alvaro Morata and Max Allegri going into the Lazio game.