NEWS

Lucas Leiva “naturally” could leave Liverpool in January and favours a Rafa Benitez reunion at Napoli, said his agent.
Pippo Inzaghi hopes memories of victorious derbies as a Milan player can help his team beat Inter on Sunday.
Walter Zenga confirms Inter asked for his availability before opting for Roberto Mancini. “It had all been going my way.”
Andrea Ranocchia admits Inter players were “stunned” when Roberto Mancini replaced Walter Mazzarri.
Udinese midfielder Panagiotis Kone returned from international duty for Greece with a fractured nose.
Miralem Pjanic said he’s “never been as happy” as he is at Roma, while the Scudetto “won’t be a two-horse race.”
Lilian Thuram hopes “this can be the right season” for Juventus in Europe, looks forward to the Milan Derby and urged players to favour the Nazionale.
Bulgaria – Italy’s opponents in the Euro 2016 qualifying group – have sacked Coach Lubo Penev.
Lazio defender Michael Ciani has a second degree thigh strain, while Stefano Mauri and Bruno Pereirinha also miss Juventus.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte will have his requested round table meeting with Serie A clubs for more Azzurri get-togethers.
Basel defender Fabian Schär will “not rule out” coming to Serie A in January and Juventus interest is “gratifying.”
Roma confirmed Leandro Castan will undergo neurosurgery next month to resolve a malformation in the brain.
Parma players released a statement reassuring fans after news the club will be docked points for financial irregularities.
The FIGC passed new laws today limiting Serie A squads to 25 players, four of them growing up in Italy and four in their club academy.
Demetrio Albertini sees both Inter and Milan as works in progress, Fernando Torres as a George Weah-type, and the Rossoneri lacking a sense of attachment.
Fiorentina technical director Eduardo Macia reportedly has no intention of joining Barcelona, out of focus on his Viola work.
Juan Jesus believes that Walter Mazzarri received an unfair amount of criticism for Inter’s struggles, whilst he hopes to impress Roberto Mancini.
Christian Abbiati has praised Filippo Inzaghi for giving Milan 'the right mindset' ahead of Sunday's Derby della Madonnina against Inter.
Cesare Maldini foresees a subdued Derby della Madonnina between Milan and Inter, but one that ‘many players’ could settle.
Lucas Biglia says that whilst Real Madrid ‘could have been a good opportunity’, he remains ‘comfortable’ at Lazio.
Ernesto Pellegrini has rubbished claims that he could return to Inter as a shareholder, while he believes in Erick Thohir's project.
Former Milan man Alexandre Pato is the latest name linked with a move this January to Fiorentina, as they continue their striker search.
Atletico Madrid’s President denies summer interest in Jose Callejon and believes Alessio Cerci and Mario Suarez won’t leave in January.
Claudio Marchisio has warned his Juventus teammates to be wary of Lazio’s Stadio Olimpico 'trap' which awaits them on Saturday.
Rafa Benitez confirms Dries Mertens is unlikely to be fit for the weekend, whilst he assesses Napoli’s mindset preparing for Cagliari.
Marco Guida has been entrusted with the responsibility of overseeing Sunday’s Derby della Madonnina between Milan and Inter in Serie A.
Wolfsburg’s sporting director has poured cold water on Napoli’s interest in Ivan Perisic, declaring that the player is not for sale.
Former Inter President Massimo Moratti believes Walter Mazzarri’s dismissal was inevitable - insisting he’s never seen a Coach who was so disliked.
Massimiliano Allegri has explained his deviation from Antonio Conte’s 3-5-2 system, and praises Gigi Buffon.
Gianluigi Buffon admits he regrets Juventus’ failure to make the Europa League final and speaks of his Champions League dream.
Giorgio Chiellini has spoken of his pride after signing a new Juventus deal, and admits regret over the Old Lady’s failure to make the Europa League final.
Gianluigi Buffon reflects on his new Juventus deal, and insists the Bianconeri don’t owe him anything.
Gigi Buffon and Giorgio Chiellini have signed new contracts with Juventus, President Andrea Agnelli has confirmed in a press conference.
Massimiliano Allegri has set out his goals for Juventus this season, and takes issue with Antonio Conte’s recent comments.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri believes Roma’s insistence that they will lift the Scudetto would make second place a failure.

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