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Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fabio Quagliarella explained what he was thinking when he nutmegged Petr Cech to earn a 2-2 draw for Juventus.
Gianluigi Buffon complimented Oscar on his goal and noted Juventus have already won by “proving we’re competitive and a side to be respected.”
Arturo Vidal reassures Juventus fans his ankle injury is not serious after scoring a goal in a 2-2 draw with Chelsea.
Roberto Di Matteo hailed Oscar’s Chelsea debut against Juventus, both for his brace and man-marking Andrea Pirlo.
Stand-in Coach Massimo Carrera admits Chelsea made it tough by man-marking Andrea Pirlo, but Fabio Quagliarella “shows everyone can make the difference.”
Juventus fought back from 2-0 down to grab a well-earned point at Chelsea with Fabio Quagliarella cancelling out Oscar’s brace.
Director Beppe Marotta is not afraid of Chelsea. “We are Juventus and it is our duty to go for the best result in every competition.”
Vladimir Petkovic warns he has no intention of “sending negative signals” by rotating the winning Lazio side against Tottenham tomorrow.
Napoli have left stars like Edinson Cavani, Cristian Maggio and Gokhan Inler behind for their Europa League match with AIK.
Juventus keep the 3-5-2 at Stamford Bridge with Mirko Vucinic and Sebastian Giovinco against John Terry’s Chelsea, but Juan Mata is benched.
Sampdoria midfielder Pedro Obiang has attracted interest from Manchester City, who could make an offer in January.
Cagliari are reportedly considering the axe for Coach Massimo Ficcadenti, so Delio Rossi admits he’d “like” the job.
Francesco Guidolin tells Udinese that “Anzhi are not just Samuel Eto’o” ahead of tomorrow’s tough Europa League debut.
Walter Mazzarri warns Napoli not to get ahead of themselves in tomorrow’s Europa League debut despite the squad rotation. “We must respect AIK.”
There are surprise reports that ex-Inter Coach Rafa Benitez is among the candidates to replace Massimiliano Allegri at Milan.
Riccardo Montolivo looks likely to return to the Milan side for the Udinese trip after taking part in full training on Wednesday.
Claudio Ranieri says he won’t be supporting Chelsea or Juventus when his two former clubs clash in the Champions League tonight.
The Gazzetta dello Sport has taken a closer look at Maurizio Zamparini’s longest and shortest serving Coaches after the dismissal of Giuseppe Sannino at Palermo.
Mattia Destro returned to Roma training on Wednesday, but Pablo Daniel Osvaldo failed to finish the session.
Samir Handanovic has insisted that he feels no extra pressure after joining Inter from Udinese in the summer.
Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni has underlined that his club will be taking the Europa League seriously this term.
Rodrigo Palacio has been left out of Inter’s squad for the Europa League game against Rubin Kazan on Thursday.
Milan’s game at Udinese on Sunday could decide the future of under-pressure tactician Massimiliano Allegri, reports insist.
Fabio Borini is confident that he will soon start to find the Premiership net for Liverpool following his summer switch from Serie A.
Goran Pandev has underlined that he is playing the best football of his career with Serie A giants Napoli.
The agent of Alessandro Florenzi expects his client to sign a new contract at Roma by the end of this month.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has named a 21-man squad for Thursday’s Europa League game at Tottenham.
Sampdoria are delighted with the form being shown by summer recruit Maxi Lopez. “He’s surprised me,” said Edoardo Garrone.
Bari boss Vincenzo Torrente has tried to look on the bright side after his Serie B outfit were docked another two points.
Marco Materazzi says Inter may not have needed to bring in Matias Silvestre this summer given the form of Juan Jesus and Andrea Ranocchia.
Italy 1982 World Cup hero Paolo Rossi believes that Milan are missing the ability of Antonio Cassano.
Paris Saint-Germain ace Thiago Silva is keeping his fingers crossed that former club Milan will find a way out of their current slump.
Milan assistant boss Mauro Tassotti has underlined that his side are missing the quality of their most creative players.
Ezequiel Lavezzi has admitted that he misses the atmosphere of playing for Napoli, but he has no regrets about joining Paris Saint-Germain – not yet anyway.

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