NEWS

Clarence Seedorf insists he won’t “punish” Mario Balotelli in the Parma game, but again blamed “the situation” he inherited at Milan.
Eric Cantona said Mario Balotelli and Zlatan Ibrahimovic can’t be considered “football rebels,” but Paul Pogba was right to quit Manchester United.
Giovanni Trapattoni defended Antonio Conte’s use of squad rotation. “Juventus cannot snub any competition.”
Roberto Donadoni explained the secret to Parma’s success, dealing with Antonio Cassano and ignoring the Milan crisis.
Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi has announced can return to action after chemotherapy. “I’m ready to come back.”
Milan are reportedly lining up plans for a new 55,000-seater stadium with revolutionary acoustics.
Cesare Prandelli is confident Christian Maggio will recover fully after a collapsed lung. “He’s a warrior.”
Mattia Perin comes face to face with his “idol” Gigi Buffon on Sunday as Juventus visit Genoa.
West Ham midfielder Antonio Nocerino gave his verdict on English football, why he left Milan and dreams of the World Cup.
Vladimir Petkovic said he “acted like a gentleman” after being sacked by Lazio in January, as he “did not react to the stabs.”
Verona have officially extended their contract with Emil Hallfredsson until June 2017.
Mati Fernandez suffered ankle ligament damage, but Fiorentina teammate Giuseppe Rossi’s recovery is ahead of schedule.
Serse Cosmi’s arrival has revived Pescara, as they picked up a victory away to Spezia on Friday night.
Inter take on Luca Toni’s Hellas Verona tonight in a battle for Europe, but this weekend stretches out to Monday evening.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Christian Maggio’s agent revealed what happened before the Napoli player had emergency surgery for a collapsed lung.
Milan Ultras on the Curva Sud will hold a pre-match protest against Adriano Galliani and some of their own players on Sunday.
Radja Nainggolan has thanked his Roma teammates for making him feel welcome at the club since his move from Cagliari.
Pepe Reina’s father admits he has no idea as to what his son’s next career move will be after the end of this season.
Calciomercato.com are reporting that Milan are eyeing up a potential summer transfer swoop for Alessio Cerci.
Mario Gomez says Fiorentina must play even better in next week’s Europa League second leg if they want to progress against Juventus.
Paris Saint Germain’s Ezequiel Lavezzi admits he still misses playing in Serie A from time to time.
Udinese goalkeeper Simone Scuffet says the Bianconeri are the club he has always supported, not Roma.
Leeds United manager Brian McDermott has backed Massimo Cellino’s potential takeover of the club.
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri says he will discuss his future at San Siro with President Erick Thohir in the summer.
Giorgio Chiellini says that Juventus are fully focused on their match against Genoa in Serie A despite Europa League progress now being in the balance.
Mario Balotelli today trained with the rest of the Milan first team squad as they prepare for their weekend match with Parma.
Juventus’ midfielder Paul Pogba says he really wants to win the Balon d’Or one day but admits it will be a difficult task.
Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez is fully confident that Marek Hamsik will soon rediscover his best form.
La Repubblica are reporting that Lazio striker Miroslav Klose has been offered a new contract at the club and is considering signing it.
Rodrigo Palacio has admitted his delight at signing a contract extension with Inter earlier on Friday.
Rumours continue to circulate that Javier Mascherano will reunite with Rafa Benitez in the summer and sign for Napoli.
Arsene Wenger has intimated that Nicklas Bendtner’s Arsenal career could be coming to an end after an alleged incident in Copenhagen.
Alessandro Diamanti has revealed that he turned down a move to Juventus in order to stay at Bologna.
Inter have confirmed that Rodrigo Palacio has put pen-to-paper on a two-year contract extension.

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