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Paolo Maldini has backed Mattia De Sciglio to emulate his Milan career - and admits he supported Juventus as a child.
The Italian Referee’s Association have announced the referees for this weekend’s Serie A fixtures with Daniele Orsato taking charge of the Derby della Mole.
Morgan De Sanctis now accepts blame for CSKA Moscow’s equaliser on Tuesday after reviewing television footage.
Fernando Llorente has issued a rallying cry, saying Juventus must beat Atletico Madrid and win their Champions League group.
Cesare Prandelli has been relieved of his duties as Galatasaray manager, according to reports in Turkey.
Inter are reportedly weighing up a move for Miguel Angel Moya of Atletico Madrid, with Samir Handanovic’s future in the balance.
Cristian Zapata says he was sorry to see Massimiliano Allegri leave Milan, and calls the derby a ‘wasted opportunity’.
Cristian Zapata has criticised Milan Coach Filippo Inzaghi for his rotation policy, blaming a lack of continuity for his own patchy form.
Alessandro Nesta is set to return to the pitch, with the defender ready to join Marco Materazzi in India.
Juventus reportedly face competition from Chelsea for Andrej Kramaric, while the striker says a Juve move would be ‘a dream’.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Neto is being linked with a move to Roma at the end of the season.
Former Inter defender Rolando could return to Italy with Juventus, according to reports.
Today's front page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Malmo accused the referee of favouring Juventus in their Champions League match, Coach Age Hareide calling it “a scandal.”
Carlos Tevez admits the dire Malmo pitch “actually favoured me” on the goal as Juventus won 2-0.
Diego Simeone left the door open for Alessio Cerci to leave Atletico Madrid in January.
Claudio Marchisio discussed his versatility after Juventus earned a 2-0 victory at Malmo and looks forward to Atletico Madrid.
Max Allegri wants Juventus to “go for it” against Atletico Madrid, but was “angry” at wasteful finishing in Malmo.
Fernando Llorente dedicated his Malmo goal to Juventus fans and warned “we want to top the group.”
Fernando Llorente and Carlos Tevez gave Juventus a precious 2-0 win in Malmo, so a draw against Atletico Madrid will qualify them.
Myron Markevych warned Dnipro “have nothing to lose” against Inter at San Siro, but is “pleased” with interest in Eugen Konoplyanka.
Nenad Tomovic assured Fiorentina “will do everything to win” against Guingamp to grab top spot in their Europa League group.
Napoli midfielder Jorginho is looking forward to Sparta Prague and knows “the importance of playing to win” the Europa League.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta has “never considered selling Paul Pogba” and warned there are “no alibis” against Malmo.
Antonio Conte praised Palermo and revealed he is monitoring both Paulo Dybala and Franco Vazquez for Italy.
Alessandro Nesta looks set to come out of retirement to play in Marco Materazzi’s Chennaiyin FC.
Vincenzo Montella expects to see a “determined” Fiorentina against Guingamp in the Europa League with Marko Marin.
Juventus are in Sweden for a must-win Champions League game with Malmo, starting Carlos Tevez, Arturo Vidal and Andrea Pirlo.
Inter miss Nemanja Vidic, Yann M’Vila and Danilo D’Ambrosio for their Europa League match with Dnipro.
Jorginho and Jonathan de Guzman are in Napoli’s squad to face Sparta Prague in the Europa League.
Rafa Benitez assured Napoli “are looking for the victory” away to Sparta Prague tomorrow, but has injury concerns.
Sparta Prague Coach Vitezlav Lavicka respects Napoli, but warns “we’ve improved a lot” since their last match.
New Serbia Coach Radovan Curcic declared he wants Inter defender Nemanja Vidic back on international duty.
Russian media claim a group of Roma players attended a strip club in Moscow after last night’s 1-1 draw with CSKA.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte confirmed Palermo’s Argentinean forward Paulo Dybala “interests us a great deal.”

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