NEWS

Rudi Garcia assures he never felt in doubt as Roma swept Palermo aside 4-2 and defended Gervinho from critics.
Roberto Mancini felt Inter’s 1-1 draw away to Sampdoria was “an acceptable result” with big misses each.
Juventus need to turn their Serie A fortunes around and host bottom of the table birthday boys Bologna.
Gervinho’s brace saw Roma sink Palermo in a 4-2 thriller, Inter snatched a 1-1 at Sampdoria and Udinese held Genoa 1-1.
A late Massimo Maccarone header gave Empoli victory and ended Sassuolo’s unbeaten record.
Both Roma and Palermo are in desperate need of a victory after recent setbacks, but Rudi Garcia has to reshuffle his pack.
Inter need to recover from their 4-1 thrashing by Fiorentina, but Roberto Mancini faces his past in Sampdoria and Walter Zenga.
Roma defender Antonio Rudiger will reportedly be out for another three to four weeks with a knee injury.
There are fears Domenico Berardi could miss his first senior Italy call-up after a muscular problem for Sassuolo.
Follow all the action from today’s EIGHT Serie A games, including Palermo-Roma, Sampdoria-Inter, Juventus-Bologna, Fiorentina-Atalanta and Milan-Napoli.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero reportedly told his star midfielder Roberto Soriano to take Roma's Alessandro Florenzi as his model.
Sassuolo are the only remaining unbeaten side in Serie A this season and visit unpredictable Empoli in the lunchtime game.
Milan could switch to a safer 4-4-2 for tonight's game against a confident Napoli team.
Frosinone President Maurizio Stirpe says he has no axe to grind with Lazio's Claudio Lotito, who opposed his team's promotion to Serie A.
Napoli goalkeeper Gabriel looks forward to the game against Milan, the team that currently owns him.
Udinese Coach Stefano Colantuono admits his team is 'short of a few points' and looks forward to the game against Genoa: 'They deserve huge respect'.
Jeremy Menez was spotted at the Milan training grounds, but there is still uncertainty about the date of his return.
Ricardo Kishna reveals he “turned down Juventus, Roma and Arsenal so I could join Lazio.”
Pepe Reina will have a fitness test ahead of tonight’s Milan v Napoli showdown, as Gabriel could start against his parent club.
Roberto Stellone admires Lazio’s strength, but trusts Frosinone can get a result in this historic local derby.
Gian Piero Gasperini welcomes back Mattia Perin against Udinese, as Genoa “seek consistent results.”
Sassuolo President Lorenzo Squinzi reveals their ambitions and Domenico Berardi’s €25m price-tag for Juventus.
Marco Giampaolo urged Empoli to “react” to two consecutive defeats as they host unbeaten Sassuolo today.
We've already had more shock results, so look forward to today’s Palermo-Roma, Juventus-Bologna, Sampdoria-Inter and Milan-Napoli.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Andrea Mandorlini admits Verona have a problem after throwing away a lead for the fourth time this season.
Rolando Maran felt Chievo deserved “all three points” from their 1-1 draw with Hellas Verona.
Chievo fought back to deny Hellas their first victory of the season in a battling Derby di Verona.
As Domenico Berardi has moved up to the senior Italy squad, the Under-21s call Nicolò Fazzi and Luca Garritano.
The Professor who performed heart surgery on Juventus defender Stephan Lichtsteiner insists he should only be out for a month.
Antonio Conte called Fabio Quagliarella, Domenico Berardi and Sebastian Giovinco for Euro 2016 qualifiers against Azerbaijan and Norway.
Giampiero Ventura blasted his “soulless” Torino players after they wasted the chance to go top with defeat at Carpi.
Giuseppe Sannino dedicated Carpi’s historic victory over Torino to the man he replaced, Fabrizio Castori.
Antonio Candreva and Alessandro Matri are back in the Lazio squad to face Frosinone.
It’s the Derby di Verona at the Stadio Bentegodi and unusually Chievo are flying high while Hellas have an injury crisis.