NEWS

Genoa finally field their full offence as Diego Perotti is available again, while Palermo rely on Franco Vazquez.
Inter want a striker immediately and are juggling Sampdoria's Eder and Paris Saint-Germain's Ezequiel Lavezzi, say reports.
Milan have reportedly blocked River Plate's Leonel Vangioni, who will join them in the summer as a free agent.
Andrea Ranocchia is heaping pressure on Inter to send him to Milan, but the clubs struggle to agree on terms.
Fiorentina have joined Inter and Napoli in the race for young Empoli defender Federico Barba, say reports.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio is reportedly enraged with the Lega Serie A over their anti-Azzurri policies and backs Coach Antonio Conte.
Coach Luciano Spalletti will likely debut Roma with a 4-3-3, but is considering a 3-5-2 as well.
Roma have targeted Anderlecht's Fabrice N'Sakala as an alternative to Barcelona's Adriano, say reports.
West Ham are reportedly after Liverpool and Milan striker Mario Balotelli, and have prepared an offer of €13m.
Gigi Del Neri assured Verona “won’t just lay down” against Roma on Luciano Spalletti’s debut. “We’ve got nothing to lose.”
Gian Piero Gasperini celebrates having both strikers available for Genoa against Palermo in the early game.
Palermo make their debut today with co-Coaches Fabio Viviani and Guillermo Barros Schelotto. “I like the tense stomach ache.”
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis warns “over-rated” Nikola Maksimovic and points to Gonzalo Higuain’s €94m clause.
Stefano Pioli told Lazio he “expects a better second half to the season,” starting against Bologna today.
Juventus target a 10th straight win with Udinese to go clear in second, Luciano Spalletti debuts in Roma-Verona and Milan fight it out with Fiorentina.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Maurizio Sarri celebrated the comeback against Sassuolo, but told Gonzalo Higuain and Napoli “they can do even better.”
Eusebio Di Francesco is glad Sassuolo “played on a par with Napoli, but we should’ve believed in ourselves more.”
Gonzalo Higuain admits Maurizio Sarri “has a lot to do” with his extraordinary form of 20 goals in 20 Serie A games.
Napoli fought back from an early penalty and held on under pressure to beat Sassuolo 3-1 in a thrilling encounter.
Roberto Stellone felt the 4-2 result did not reflect Frosinone’s performance against Torino. “We were unlucky.”
Giampiero Ventura believes Ciro Immobile brought more than talent to Torino after their 4-2 win over Frosinone.
Alessio Cerci is closer than ever to joining Genoa, as Milan believe they’ve convinced a Qatari fund to give the green light.
Bee Taechaubol is expected in Italy on Tuesday, as talks continue to buy 48 per cent of Milan.
Ciro Immobile made the perfect comeback, scoring a goal as Torino beat Frosinone 4-2 for their first victory since November.
Napoli are Winter Champions and must beat Sassuolo – one of only two sides they lost to this season – to stay top of Serie A.
Atalanta boss Edy Reja credited “prodigious” Samir Handanovic for earning Inter a point in Bergamo.
There are reports Roma will sell Gervinho to Chinese club Jiangsu Suning for €10m.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi “still believes in Sinisa Mihajlovic” despite talk of an imminent sacking.
Avellino won the local derby with Salernitana, Bari and Novara hit the brakes while Pescara beat 10-man Livorno in the first games of 2016.
Mario Balotelli and Alex are in the Milan squad to take on Fiorentina, but Philippe Mexes misses out.
Roberto Mancini blamed his strikers for Inter’s 1-1 draw at Atalanta. “I’m not happy and someone has to more.”
Ciro Immobile is thrown straight into the starting XI on his Torino comeback against Frosinone.
It was a game of two own goals, as Inter were held to a 1-1 draw by Atalanta thanks Samir Handanovic’s save of the season.
Luciano Spalletti named his first Roma squad to take on Verona, including Francesco Totti and Edin Dzeko.