NEWS

Reports say Inter have chosen Bologna as Andrea Ranocchia’s next destination over Napoli, Roma and Lazio.
An injury to Benfica’s Luisao could reportedly scupper Fiorentina’s bid to sign defender Lisandro Lopez.
Boca Juniors’ Jonathan Calleri could reportedly sign for Inter this week before being loaned out to Bologna.
Reports say Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic risks the sack if the club don’t win their next two matches.
Reports say Fiorentina will let Giuseppe Rossi leave on loan in January, with Sampdoria and Bologna interested.
Lega Serie A will announce the new date for the postponed Sassuolo-Torino tie on Friday, with January 13 or 20 reportedly the likeliest.
This weekend’s win over Frosinone was reportedly enough to ensure Palermo Coach Davide Ballardini keeps his job over the winter break.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Juan Cuadrado admits his Juventus goal against Fiorentina was unintentional. “Maybe the hair helped!”
Paulo Sousa is “proud and had fun watching Fiorentina play tonight” despite a 3-1 defeat to Juventus.
Fiorentina director Daniele Pradè insists “we dominated the game against Juventus and are only disappointed with the result.”
Max Allegri revealed how Juventus neutralised Fiorentina, but will “take it one step at a time” for the Scudetto.
Paulo Dybala explained his splendid late goal to beat Fiorentina 3-1. “I saw the defender coming at me too quickly.”
Mario Mandzukic, Juan Cuadrado and Paulo Dybala completed the Juventus comeback from an early Fiorentina penalty to go fourth.
Crotone consolidated their leadership of Serie B and Bari saw off Perugia to enter the promotion battle.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta assured they have no intention of selling Paulo Dybala or Alvaro Morata.
Miralem Pjanic concedes Roma “perhaps could’ve created more,” but the point at Napoli was precious.
Maurizio Sarri felt Napoli’s 0-0 draw with Roma “was one-way traffic, as we were the only team playing football.”
Rudi Garcia deflected all criticism of Roma’s negative approach to Napoli. “We could’ve won and I’m not sure about the disallowed goal.”
Fiorentina director Andrea Rogg confirmed Federico Bernardeschi extended his contract and “can’t wait” to face Juventus.
Giorgio Chiellini admits Juventus have a lot to lose and gain in tonight’s clash with Fiorentina.
Marek Hamsik insists Napoli “dominated Roma, a team built to win the Scudetto, but the ball wouldn’t go in.”
Roma had a goal disallowed and Wojciech Szczesny denied Marek Hamsik as Napoli were pegged back 0-0 at the San Paolo.
Juventus and Fiorentina come face to face in a bitter rivalry that has Scudetto showdown written all over it too.
Verona Coach Gigi Del Neri hit back at Milan criticism of the referee. “We fully deserved this draw.”
Roma director general Mauro Baldissoni admits “we created the pressure on ourselves by not living up to expectations.”
Pepe Reina believes Napoli v Roma “is going to be worth more than three points.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic warned “we can’t carry on like this” after he blamed the referee for Milan’s 1-1 draw with Verona.
Radja Nainggolan said Roma “will make the most of the spaces when Napoli attack. We both want to win.”
Napoli and Roma go head-to-head with all-attack teams in this Scudetto showdown at the Stadio San Paolo, including Gonzalo Higuain v Edin Dzeko.
Milan failed to beat bottom club Verona with Nigel de Jong sent off, Empoli crushed Carpi and Chievo saw off nine-man Atalanta.
Stefano Pioli prepares Lazio for “the most important game of the season” against Sampdoria on Monday night.
Adriano Galliani insists Milan “must qualify for Europe” and has “no regrets” about choosing Sinisa Mihajlovic over Maurizio Sarri.
Milan put Luiz Adriano back alongside Carlos Bacca and move M’Baye Niang out wide as they host Luca Toni’s Hellas Verona.
Follow all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s five Serie A games, including Milan-Verona, Napoli-Roma and Juventus-Fiorentina.