Roma closed to within six points of Juventus thanks to their 3-1 win at Verona, including a controversial penalty.
Clarence Seedorf aims to get Milan back on track against dangerous Cagliari, but Christian Abbiati misses out.
Inter desperately need a victory with President Erick Thohir in the stands and host bottom of the table Catania.
While initial reports suggested Michael Essien failed a Milan medical, it’s now claimed he passed supplementary tests.
Milan star Mario Balotelli “would like to play under Jose” Mourinho again despite their troubled time at Inter.
Sampdoria boss Sinisa Mihajlovic gave Bologna star Alessandro Diamanti the highest praise. “He has a left foot like mine.”
Mauro Baldissoni admits Roma’s transfer activity for January is not over yet. “There could be players leaving and others coming in.”
Sky Sport Italia claim Inter striker Ishak Belfodil will finally complete his loan move to QPR.
Roma have the opportunity to close within six points of Juventus, but have to get past Luca Toni’s Verona.
Italian media are reporting Michael Essien did not pass his Milan medical, so could be sent back to Chelsea.
Francesco Guidolin tells Udinese to “forget the Coppa Italia” victory over Milan, as now they must beat Parma.
Domenico Di Carlo makes his Livorno debut today in a relegation six-pointer with Sassuolo, demanding “a battling spirit.”
Lazio President Claudio Lotito warned anyone who wants Hernanes can only buy “his left foot” for €17m.
Inter President Erick Thohir flew in from Indonesia today to “support the team and get the management together for evaluations.”
Claudio Marchisio couldn’t help but feel disappointed despite 10-man Juventus fighting back for a draw at Lazio.
Diego Lopez expects Milan to be “more attacking under Clarence Seedorf,” but Cagliari will still take the initiative.
Rolando Maran asked Catania for “heart and courage” as they can cause an upset against struggling Inter.
Inter and Milan are desperate for points against Catania and Cagliari, while Roma visit Verona and Fiorentina-Genoa is the late kick-off to close on top spots.
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Lazio Coach Edy Reja had mixed feelings after holding Juventus, as “we could’ve won, but it’s not easy even against 10 men.”
Antonio Conte believes the 1-1 draw against Lazio with 10 men “proved why Juventus are top of the table.”
Juventus didn’t get a 13th straight win, but after Gigi Buffon’s red card they earned a 1-1 against a Lazio side that hit the woodwork twice.
Chievo Coach Eugenio Corini was left with regrets after Napoli snatched a 1-1 draw at the San Paolo.
Alessandro Matri and Anderson are in Fiorentina’s squad to face Genoa, but Borja Valero misses out.
Juventus dg Beppe Marotta explained Mirko Vucinic is welcome to stay after his move to Inter collapsed.
Rafa Benitez felt Napoli were “very unlucky” in their surprise 1-1 home draw with Chievo.
Juventus are looking for a 13th consecutive victory, but face Lazio at the Olimpico days after they lost to Roma here.
Chievo earned a surprise 1-1 draw at Napoli, as Raul Albiol snatched a point after they hit the woodwork three times.
Verona host Roma in the early Sunday game, but Andrea Mandorlini was focused on the “injustice” of a crowd ban.
West Ham have officially taken Marco Borriello on loan from Roma, just hours after the arrival of Antonio Nocerino.
Fiorentina host Genoa on Sunday evening, but Vincenzo Montella is ambitious. “Roma and Napoli are not beyond reach.”
Mauro Icardi and Ricky Alvarez have shaken off injuries for Inter-Catania, but Ishak Belfodil and Fredy Guarin are dropped.
Serie B returned with some surprise results, as top three Palermo, Empoli and Avellino fumbled points, while Lanciano sank Brescia.
Napoli have Marek Hamsik back in the starting XI and Jorginho on the bench as they host Chievo.
Clarence Seedorf named his Milan squad to face Cagliari, but Michael Essien and Christian Abbiati are out.