NEWS

Lazio must beat Genoa to stay joint top of the table this evening, so look to Mauro Zarate and Libor Kozak.
Adriano Galliani has assured Milan Coach Massimiliano Allegri “is not up for debate. He has the total faith of the President and me.”
Andrea Stramaccioni keeps the faith and Serse Cosmi hails Siena's "almost perfect" performance.
Rolando Maran feels Catania gave "101 per cent," but Walter Mazzarri will give Napoli a talking to.
Stefano Pioli regrets dropping a lead, though Giovanni Stroppa feels Pescara earned the point.
Stefano Colantuono praised Atalanta's patience, while Gian Piero Gasperini was angry at losing his Palermo debut.
Francesco Guidolin’s Udinese beat Milan, but he still reassured under-fire colleague Massimiliano Allegri.
Andrea Stramaccioni urges Inter to “stick together” after what he admits was an “ugly defeat” to Siena.
Massimiliano Allegri insists there is “no problem” with Milan after another 2-1 defeat to Udinese.
Walter Mazzarri complimented 10-man Catania, but above all lambasted his Napoli for failing to get the victory.
It’s a disastrous round for the big clubs, as nine-man Milan fall in Udine, Siena shock Inter at San Siro and Napoli can’t beat Catania despite an immediate red card.
Ciro Ferrara feels Sampdoria deserved more than a point, but Giampiero Ventura insists Torino's result was no fluke.
Javier Zanetti is on the bench for the first time in four years, as Inter launch Antonio Cassano and Diego Milito against Siena.
Sampdoria dominated the first half, but had to scrape a 1-1 draw with Torino thanks to a penalty apiece.
Both Milan and Udinese make surprising changes for this afternoon’s showdown, as there are new attacking options.
Roma have announced an appeal to be awarded the Cagliari win after Massimo Cellino invited fans to attend a closed doors game. “It’s his fault.”
“This could only happen in Italy,” shrugged Zdenek Zeman as the FIGC opens an inquiry into Cagliari’s stadium chaos.
Argentine defender Facundo Roncaglia celebrated his first Fiorentina goal and sent a message. “I hope Cesare Prandelli calls me to play for Italy.”
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono feels Palermo will be boosted by the arrival of new Coach Gian Piero Gasperini in today’s match.
Bologna Coach Stefano Pioli hopes to “ride the wave of enthusiasm” against Pescara after their shock victory over Roma.
Catania have a strong record against Napoli, so Coach Rolando Maran urges his men to face them “without fear.”
Giampiero Ventura expects an entertaining lunchtime game as Torino visit “enthusiastic” Sampdoria.
Gian Piero Gasperini prepares for his Palermo debut against Atalanta and warns “this team needs enthusiasm and faith, not depression.”
Alberto Zaccheroni knows what it’s like to be fired by Milan and gives his support to Massimiliano Allegri ahead of today’s crunch match with Udinese.
Will it be the end of the road for Max Allegri or Francesco Guidolin when Milan visit Udinese? Plus prepare for Lazio-Genoa, Inter-Siena and Catania-Napoli.
Today’s Cagliari-Roma match has been called off by local authorities due to public order concerns after the club invited fans to attend the closed doors game.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Chievo Coach Mimmo Di Carlo just had to shrug and accept “Juventus proved they were superior.”
Massimo Carrera was impressed by the “patience” Juventus showed in breaking down Chievo and Paul Pogba’s Serie A debut.
“This has been one of the greatest weeks of my life,” grinned Fabio Quagliarella after clinching decisive points against Chelsea and Chievo.
Fabio Quagliarella scored a splendid brace as Juventus pushed past Chievo 2-0 despite the best efforts of Stefano Sorrentino.
Roberto Donadoni praised Parma midfielder Jaime Valdes for his courage when taking a stoppage-time penalty to hold Fiorentina.
Vincenzo Montella sees “the glass half-full” after Fiorentina saw victory snatched from their grasp in stoppages by Parma.
Paul Pogba, Fabio Quagliarella, Mauricio Isla and Lucio get the chance to start as Juventus welcome Chievo this evening.
Parma snatched a last-gasp draw with Fiorentina after a game with two saved penalties, both sides rattling the woodwork and Facundo Roncaglia’s debut Serie A goal.

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