NEWS

Young Boys Coach Uli Forte thanked Rafa Benitez, insisting he was “very happy” to see Napoli’s line-up.
Vincenzo Montella hopes Fiorentina’s Europa League victory at PAOK can “boost enthusiasm and confidence.”
Rafa Benitez admits Napoli “lacked the desire to win” in their 2-0 Europa League defeat to Young Boys.
Massimo Moratti said “you’ll understand everything over the next few days” after his shock Inter resignation.
Juan Manuel Vargas proved enough to maintain Fiorentina’s perfect Europa League record away to PAOK Salonika.
Napoli suffered a shock 2-0 defeat against Swiss side Young Boys in the Europa League.
Inter President Erick Thohir said he “respects Massimo Moratti’s decision” to resign, but must now review the club structure.
Mauro Icardi and Fredy Guarin lead the way as Inter host St-Etienne on the day Massimo Moratti resigned.
Torino hope to maintain their clean sheet record in the Europa League when welcoming HJK Helsinki tonight.
It’s rumoured Massimo Moratti resigned from Inter because he believes Walter Mazzarri should’ve been sacked.
Verona say they’ll keep pushing for the truth over racism claims, but it feels like “fighting Kalashnikovs with blowpipes.”
Fiorentina need a boost and visit Europa League opponents PAOK Salonika with Borja Valero and Federico Bernardeschi.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers warned Mario Balotelli’s best might “not be good enough” after a row over shirt-swapping.
Napoli look to Michu, Dries Mertens and Jonathan de Guzman for their Europa League trip to Young Boys.
Brazil Coach Carlos Dunga has named Norberto Neto and Rafael Cabral in his latest squad, with no place for Douglas Maicon.
Gianluigi Buffon thinks that Paul Pogba’s imminent contract extension would be a huge statement about Juventus’ ambitions.
Cesare Prandelli is reportedly on the brink at Galatasaray after suffering defeat in the Champions League against Borussia Dortmund.
Alberto Gilardino reckons that Milan will be patient with Fernando Torres, despite his scoring difficulties so far.
Alessio Tacchinardi believes Andrea Pirlo can’t continue to play for Juventus and Italy, and warns the Bianconeri ‘no more mistakes’ in Europe.
Milan forward Fernando Torres is not a target for Bundesliga side Schalke, despite reports in Germany earlier this week.
The brother of Gonzalo Higuain has refuted suggestions that the Argentina international is looking to quit Napoli.
Former Lazio striker Bernardo Corradi says the impact of Coach Stefano Pioli could push the Biancocelesti into the Champions League.
Former Roma Coach Carlo Mazzone has urged the club to quickly forget about the result against Bayern Munich.
Massimo Moratti has ended an almost 20-year association with Inter by resigning his position as honorary President.
Alessio Cerci was not surprised by Juventus’ defeat to Olympiacos last night, and spoke of his joy at scoring his first goal for Atletico Madrid.
Luciano Moggi claims that Italian football is lagging behind Europe’s elite, where the game is more aggressive and of a higher standard.
Torino won’t resist the temptation to rotate players against HJK Helsinki, whilst Daniele Padelli is expected to keep Jean-Francois Gillet out of the side.
Gianluca Rocchi will once again have the weekend away from the spotlight after the Italian Referees’ Association announced the officials for Week 8.
Liverpool legend and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher believes Mario Balotelli will be sold by the Reds before the start of next season.
Simone Zaza believes 'there is room for Mario Balotelli' in the Italy squad, but hopefully not at his own expense.
Roma will be without Douglas Maicon for two rounds, but Kevin Strootman could return sooner than expected, according to reports.
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba is expected to sign a new contract with the club in the coming days, according to reports.
Mattia De Sciglio has praised Milan Coach Filippo Inzaghi for bringing a newfound harmony to the Rossoneri squad.
Milan full-back Ignazio Abate has revealed he was close to joining Roma before Leonardo’s tenure on the Rossoneri bench.
Antonio Conte’s Italy have climbed two places in the latest FIFA World Rankings, sitting just outside the top 10 in 11th place.

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