Birthday boy El Shaarawy saves Allegri
Stephan El Shaarawy scored on his 20th birthday against his former club as an uninspired Milan scraped a 1-0 victory on Gigi Del Neri’s Genoa debut.
Serse Cosmi looks on the bright side for Siena, but Gian Piero Gasperini is "angry" at Palermo's results.
Massimiliano Allegri desperately clings to the Milan bench and sticks with his 3-4-3 system as Genoa debut under new Coach Gigi Del Neri.
Palermo stall in Siena
Palermo had the best chances in this bottom of the table clash at Siena, as Fabrizio Miccoli wasted a golden opportunity and there was a strong penalty shout, but it ended 0-0.
Aquilani back to face Lazio
Alberto Aquilani is back in the Fiorentina squad to take on Lazio tomorrow, but David Pizarro and Facundo Roncaglia miss out.
Berlusconi: 'Milan need looking after'
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi admits the club “needs to be looked after at the moment.”
Cavani out for Napoli?
Napoli could be without Edinson Cavani for Sunday’s game against Chievo after he pulled up in training.
Guidolin: 'Zeman's Roma unpredictable'
Udinese Coach Francesco Guidolin hails Zdenek Zeman as “a master” whose Roma are becoming more dangerous as his philosophy adapts.
Montella: 'Lazio set the example'
Fiorentina welcome Lazio on Sunday and Vincenzo Montella sets the Aquile up as “an example” for them to follow.
Serie B: Empoli reborn
Verona climbed back into second place, but Cittadella leapfrogged Spezia after a shock away win, while Empoli finally won a six-goal thriller, Varese and Padova were held.
Maran: 'Beating Juve not impossible'
Catania Coach Rolando Maran is not afraid of welcoming Juventus tomorrow. “Nothing is impossible and we want to give our fans a dream.”
Bobadilla: 'I want Inter!'
Raul Bobadilla crushed Udinese with a hat-trick this week, but the Young Boys striker admits he is “dreaming of Inter.”
Zeman on Udinese and Agnelli
Zdenek Zeman prepares Roma to face Udinese and launches another sideswipe at Juventus. “They had 20 years to change football...”
Petkovic: 'No Lazio alarm bells'
Vladimir Petkovic is confident Lazio will have the upper hand against Fiorentina on Sunday despite "alarm bells" over conceding late goals.
Marchisio misses Catania-Juve
Juventus welcome back Simone Pepe, but are without Claudio Marchisio and Lucio for their trip to Catania.
Grosseto 'sack' players after car crash
Serie B club Grosseto have effectively sacked four players who were involved in a car accident this morning, as the driver had been drinking.
Mazzarri appeals to Napoli fans
Walter Mazzarri made a public appeal for Napoli’s fans to stand by them against Chievo after a nightmare week.
Liverpool bid £5m for Ilicic
The reports of Liverpool’s interest in Palermo midfielder Josip Ilicic continue to gather pace with a £5m offer on the table.
Strama: 'Inter on the right track'
Andrea Stramaccioni feels Inter are “on the right track, but we haven’t achieved anything yet” ahead of tomorrow’s trip to Bologna.
Lucescu explains Italian Euro trouble
Shakhtar Donetsk manager Mircea Lucescu believes Italian teams “are too focused on Serie A and snub European competition.”
Lippi wins Chinese title
Marcello Lippi has won the Chinese Super League title with his Guangzhou Evergrande team today.
Premier League clubs eye Sampirisi
Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool are keeping a close eye on Genoa full-back Mario Sampirisi when he takes on Milan this evening.
Ambro's El Shaarawy bet
Today is Stephan El Shaarawy’s birthday and Massimo Ambrosini reveals why he might have to pay for the Milan youngster’s vacation.
Alessio: 'Juve cranked up in Catania'
Juventus stand-in Coach Angelo Alessio insists they cannot repeat the same mistakes against Catania. “We’ve got to crank up the tempo from the first minute.”
Hamsik: 'Napoli have Scudetto dream'
Marek Hamsik is not bowed by Napoli’s recent problems and insists “we can dream” about the Scudetto.
Gasp targets 'Siena weak spots'
Gian Piero Gasperini warns Palermo will go to Siena this afternoon “to strike their weak spots.”
David Villa calls Juventus?
There are surprise reports from Spain that David Villa is eager to solve the Juventus striker problem with a January move.
Zeman: 'I prefer naive players'
Zdenek Zeman has given his typically forthright views on football, tactics, leadership and why “it’s becoming a more individual sport.”
Juve-Fiorentina row escalates
The bitter row between Fiorentina and Juventus escalated again after Daniele Pradè challenged Beppe Marotta to “say that to my face in a locked room.”
Previews: Milan's Del Neri test
Tonight Massimiliano Allegri gambles with his Milan career by facing Genoa on Gigi Del Neri’s debut, while Siena test Palermo’s mettle.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Man City: 'Jovetic on our list'
Manchester City talent scout Angelo Gregucci confirmed Fiorentina star Stevan Jovetic “is on our list,” plus two Serie B youngsters.
Serie B: Sassuolo and Livorno win
Leaders Sassuolo stay clear at the top, but needed a last-gasp victory over nine-man Juve Stabia, while Livorno squeezed past Cesena.
Giaccherini fined for offensive banner
Juventus midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini is to be fined for displaying an 'offensive banner' during the club's title celebrations.
Napoli given hefty fine
UEFA have hit Napoli with a €150,000 fine for failing to adhere to safety regulations and ignoring 'inappropriate fan behaviour'.
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