NEWS

Alexandre Pato is back in the Milan squad to face Lazio, but Christian Abbiati, Robinho and Massimo Ambrosini drop out.
Alejandro Gomez hopes Catania can end their travel taboo at Inter on Sunday, though that won’t stop Javier Zanetti making them dinner.
Sebastian Giovinco is glad Juventus are “irritating” due to their success and will not even consider the possibility they could lose to Napoli tomorrow.
Serie B side Novara have seen their four-point penalty in the betting scandal cut on appeal.
The British media claim that Fiorentina are lining up an €8m bid for Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez.
Claudio Marchisio believes Juventus need to “take the fizz out of” Napoli in tomorrow’s Scudetto showdown.
Lazio are reportedly inviting Chelsea and Bayern Munich to make them an offer for wide man Senad Lulic.
Stevan Jovetic reveals he “took the decision to stay at Fiorentina” despite offers from Juventus and Manchester City.
Stefano Mauri is eager to focus on Lazio’s match with Milan tomorrow night after he was interrogated in Switzerland in a money-laundering investigation.
Chievo President Luca Campedelli reveals his biggest regret was “deciding not to sign Didier Drogba” when he was still only 19.
Napoli Coach Walter Mazzarri will not hold a Press conference ahead of tomorrow’s top of the table battle with Juventus.
Former referee Graziano Cesari expects huge problems after Antonio Damato was assigned to Saturday’s Juventus-Napoli Scudetto showdown.
Adriano Galliani notes Alexandre Pato’s Milan comeback must be “a gradual process” and opens the door for new investors.
There are increasing reports that Mirko Vucinic will not be able to recover in time for Saturday’s Juventus-Napoli clash.
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Newcastle United defender Davide Santon believes the rivalry between his club and Sunderland is fiercer than between Inter and Milan.
Lazio have been fined €40,000 by UEFA for the 'improper conduct' of their supporters in a Europa League tie against Tottenham.
Udinese striker Maicousel has spoken about his infamous penalty miss against Sporting Braga in August's Champions League play-off.
Palermo sriker Fabrizio Miccoli has hit out at former Fiorentina sporting director Pantaleo Corvino, saying he has 'not behaved like a man'.
Lazio playmaker Hernanes has admitted that at some points last season he was demotivated in the Italian capital.
Milan defender Mario Yepes believes that every game from now on is like a cup final after their poor start to the campaign.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito has responded to comments from Rome's mayor that the city is ready for a new stadium.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri believes his side's match against Juventus on Saturday is between the best two teams in Serie A.
Udinese were never an option for Italian international Alessandro Diamanti during the summer, his agent has confirmed.
Milan chief Adriano Galliani has insisted that his club have never considered the idea of sacking Massimiliano Allegri.
A day after extending the contract of Giampiero Pinzi, Udinese have done the same for left-back Giovanni Pasquale.
Napoli are still waiting for Edinson Cavani to return from South America after his flight back to Italy was delayed.
Fabio Cannavaro has admitted that he will be supporting Napoli against Juventus when his two former clubs meet this weekend.
Francesco Totti and Daniele De Rossi missed Roma training on Thursday because of fitness issues.
Sky Sport Italia are speculating that Alessandro Matri and Fabio Quagliarella will start for Juventus in their tie against Napoli.
Gaby Mudingayi is being tipped to start in Inter’s game against Catania on Sunday afternoon.
Former Inter and Germany legend Lothar Matthaus has backed Napoli to become champions of Italy in 2012-13.
The agent of Modibo Diakite is refusing to rule out a new contract at Lazio – even if talks have stalled.
The agent of Manolo Gabbiadini is adamant that his client will continue to fight for a regular place at Bologna.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri has admitted that he could take a break from football at the end of the season.

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