Serie A Team of Week 38
In the final weekend of Serie A, with the battle for a Champions League spot won by Lazio and a record 47 goals scored, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 38.
Marchisio: '50/50 Juventus odds'
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio believes his side have a 50/50 chance of winning the Champions League on Saturday.
Allegri: 'Historic Juventus season'
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri believes this season “will go down in history” ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final.
‘Allegri’s tactics outstanding’
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon has praised Coach Massimiliano Allegri’s ‘outstanding tactical knowledge’ ahead of Saturday...
Buffon: Juventus chances slim
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon believes that his side only have a slim chance of defeating Barcelona in the Champions League final.
Monaco interested in Menez?
Reports say that Monaco are interested in bidding for Milan top scorer Jeremy Menez, while many others face the exit door.
Sampdoria close on Zenga
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero is reportedly set to meet Walter Zenga this afternoon in Rome to discuss the vacant coaching position.
OFFICIAL: Mihajlovic leaves Sampdoria
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic has confirmed he is leaving the club in an open letter on the Blucerchiati's official website.
Toure: 'I’ll definitely stay'
Inter’s hopes of signing Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure have been dealt a fresh blow after the Ivorian announced he was staying with the Citizens.
New contract for Morata?
Juventus striker Alvaro Morata is reportedly set to be rewarded with a new Bianconeri deal until 2020.
Napoli consider Emery move
Napoli are reportedly considering an approach for Sevilla Coach Unai Emery to succeed Rafa Benitez on the Partenopei bench.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Montella swayed by Viola passion
Vincenzo Montella admits “I have a few more doubts” on his Fiorentina future after a meeting with the club owners.
Mancini: 'Wait for Yaya Toure'
Roberto Mancini insisted Inter “have not thrown away five months” and still has hope for Yaya Toure.
Icardi 'didn't expect Capocannoniere'
Mauro Icardi is joint Capocannoniere with Luca Toni on 22 goals and admits “I did not expect to be up there.”
Garcia: 'Positive Roma season'
Rudi Garcia felt Roma’s “overall season was positive,” though he didn’t appreciate defeat to Palermo.
Mihajlovic: 'Announcement tomorrow'
Sinisa Mihajlovic said his departure from Sampdoria will be confirmed tomorrow. “We made huge steps forward.”
Pioli: 'Lazio deserve third'
Stefano Pioli said Lazio “deserved” their Champions League spot after beating Napoli 4-2. “I said my team was special.”
Icardi catches Toni, Viola get fourth
Fiorentina crushed Chievo to take fourth place from Napoli, Palermo stunned Roma, Mauro Icardi is Capocannoniere and Sampdoria did just enough.
Lazio take third in Napoli thriller!
Lazio secured Champions League football with a dramatic 4-2 victory away to Napoli in a game with two red cards and a Gonzalo Higuain missed penalty.
Anderson: 'Lazio will attack'
Felipe Anderson assured Lazio will “play our way and attack” Napoli in tonight’s showdown for third place.
Cagliari win seven-goal thriller
Cagliari went down into Serie B with a 4-3 victory over Udinese, though ultras insulted them throughout.
Napoli and Lazio go head-to-head, as only one will emerge with third place and Champions League qualification.
LIVEBLOG: Final Serie A Sunday
Follow all the action as it happens in the final round of the season, including Napoli v Lazio for third and Mauro Icardi v Empoli for Capocannoniere.
Jose Mauri: 'No Milan deal'
Jose Mauri’s agent denied reports the Parma midfielder already has a deal with Milan. “There are also two Italian and two overseas clubs.”
Conte 'wants Italy extension'
Antonio Conte “told me he’d gladly stay on the Italy bench for another two years,” revealed Carlo Tavecchio.
Enrique: 'Barcelona trident work hard'
Luis Enrique praised Leo Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez for their “hard work” to balance Barcelona.
Enrique: 'Juve-Barcelona battle'
Luis Enrique believes the Champions League Final between Barcelona and Juventus will have “two teams fighting for the ball.”
Cagliari say goodbye to Serie A after 11 years and it could well be Andrea Stramaccioni’s last match at Udinese.
Cagliari warn Roma over Nainggolan
Cagliari director Stefano Capozucca warned Roma “anything could happen” if they don’t agree Radja Nainggolan terms soon.
Emery on Napoli wish-list
While Jurgen Klopp and Sinisa Mihajlovic are available, Napoli could also push for Sevilla Coach Unai Emery.
Napoli and Fiorentina mourn Petisso
Both Napoli and Fiorentina will hold a minute’s silence and wear black armbands for Bruno ‘Petisso’ Pesaola.
Berlusconi: 'I hope for Ancelotti'
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi confirmed he “hopes” Carlo Ancelotti will return. “We have to wait for the result of a little operation first.”
Felipe Melo 'had Inter contact'
Felipe Melo’s agent confirmed “there has been some contact with Inter,” but it’s up to Galatasaray.
Man City 'won't discuss Toure exit'
Yaya Toure’s agent reiterated Manchester City “won’t even discuss a sale” to Inter this summer.
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