NEWS

Maurizio Zamparini said Palermo “may as well have stayed home” after blasting the referee in their 3-2 defeat to Milan.
Juventus reportedly sent scouts to watch Bayer Leverkusen star trequartista Hakan Calhanoglu.
Bologna President Joe Tacopina has surprisingly resigned after a series of clashes with patron Joey Saputo.
Carlos Bacca is “honoured by the comparisons to Pippo Inzaghi” and explained his risky Rabona against Palermo.
Atalanta Coach Edy Reja hopes German Denis can solve their striker crisis against Verona.
Riccardo Meggiorini thanks Roberto Mancini for his Serie A debut, but wants to score for Chievo against Inter today.
Silvio Berlusconi expects an extra €100m per year from Bee Taechaubol’s investment and is “happy” the stadium project fell through.
President Silvio Berlusconi admires the new Milan and feels it’s better to have Mario Balotelli than Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Giant-killers Chievo aim to end Inter’s perfect record, there’s Roma-Sassuolo, Genoa-Juventus, Carpi-Fiorentina and tonight’s Napoli v Lazio.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Beppe Iachini believes Palermo “could’ve got a positive result” against Milan with more concentration.
Sinisa Mihajlovic had mixed feelings after Milan beat Palermo 3-2 and threatened to pin Carlos Bacca to the wall for a failed Rabona.
Milan teenager Davide Calabria enjoyed his first real Serie A game in a 3-2 victory over Palermo. “It was a wonderful night.”
Carlos Bacca said Milan are “improving game after game” following his brace in a 3-2 win over Palermo.
Carlos Bacca bagged a brace as Milan ended Palermo’s unbeaten run with a thrilling 3-2 victory.
Marco Giampaolo felt Empoli “improved as time went on and deserved the victory” over Udinese.
Stefano Colantuono warned Udinese not to “feel sorry for ourselves” after a third consecutive defeat.
Gian Piero Gasperini told Genoa to ignore everything that came before Juventus. “They’re still the team to beat.”
Empoli fought back for a last-gasp 2-1 victory away to 10-man Udinese despite Duvan Zapata breaking his duck.
Milan go for all-out attack as they host second-placed Palermo in what could be an upset at San Siro.
Palermo conquered San Siro last season and tonight try to add another setback for Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Milan.
Fiorentina are decimated by injuries for their Serie A trip to Carpi on Sunday evening.
Walter Zenga prepares for Torino and insists Sampdoria will eventually field Antonio Cassano, Eder, Luis Muriel and Joaquin Correa together.
Free agent Francesco Lodi is in negotiations for a contract with Udinese to replace injured Alexander Merkel.
Juventus reportedly have a gentleman’s agreement to sign Juan Cuadrado from Chelsea for €22m.
Martin Caceres, Claudio Marchisio and Sami Khedira miss the Juventus trip to Genoa.
Coach Roberto Stellone calls Bologna-Frosinone an ‘important game’ as both teams are still on zero points.
Hellas Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini points to midfielder Matuzalem as the player to watch ahead of the game against Atalanta.
Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese host improving Empoli in the early Saturday game.
Cagliari marched on, Perugia stalled by 10-man Crotone and a spectacular 3-3 draw in Vicenza.
Coach Delio Rossi believes Mattia Destro will reward his team ‘in due time’, whilst thanking Bologna supporters.
Coach Fabrizio Castori recognizes Fiorentina’s ‘strength’ but believes his newly-promoted Carpi can aim for victory.
Torino midfielder Afriyie Acquah reveals his ambition is to follow in Matteo Darmian’s footsteps and join the Premier League.
Paulo Sousa is trying to find the right “balance” for inconsistent Fiorentina as they face new boys Carpi.
Eusebio Di Francesco puts his past aside and assures Sassuolo will play on a par with Roma at the Olimpico.