NEWS

Winning the Coppa Italia is a priority for Juventus boss Antonio Conte this season.
Palermo’s Mauricio Pinilla is the latest striker to be associated with a January switch to struggling Inter.
Philippe Mexes has asked Milan for patience in order to rediscover his top form after starting a game for the first time since April 3.
Despite links with Juventus, Mattia Destro’s agent insists that the player will end the campaign with Siena.
The agent of Inter forward Diego Milito has categorically ruled out the possibility of a January transfer.
Milan could wrap up a deal with Manchester City for Carlos Tevez by the end of today, reports in Italy are suggesting.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Massimiliano Allegri couldn’t hide his irritation after Milan dropped a 2-0 lead in Prague.
Claudio Marchisio won’t hide from the Scudetto, but claims “the Coppa Italia is like the Champions League” to Juventus.
Serie B side Ascoli have seen their penalty reduced from six points to three on appeal.
Alexandre Pato and Robinho had given Milan a 2-0 lead, but Viktoria Plzen snatched a point with the last kick of the game.
Carlo Ancelotti has always said he’d like to be the Coach at Roma, but insists “they haven’t contacted me” to replace Luis Enrique.
Daniele De Rossi reassures Roma fans that Coach Luis Enrique “needs time” to develop his ambitious project.
Adriano Galliani confirmed “Milan have an agreement with Carlos Tevez and we’ve sent a proposal to Manchester City. He wants to join us.”
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini responded to reports he’ll join Liverpool. “It’s laughable. They really don’t know what to write.”
Milan have a Brazilian attack away to Viktoria Plzen with Alexandre Pato and Robinho, plus Philippe Mexes’ full debut.
There are reports in Italy that Milan have agreed terms with Carlos Tevez for €3m until June, then €5m per season plus bonuses.
Paolo Cannavaro reveals Napoli’s crunch match with Villarreal “is part of history, the kind that as children we dreamed of playing.”
Walter Mazzarri points out Napoli “are ahead of Manchester City and qualification would be a stratospheric achievement.”
Roma reportedly had a crisis summit today in which players and directors reaffirmed their faith in Luis Enrique.
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini hit out at Napoli chief Aurelio De Laurentiis for his “stupid comments.”
The League has confirmed that Roma's Fernando Gago, Bojan Krkic and Juan are among 12 players banned for one game after Week 14 indiscipline.
Roberto Mancini has declared that he would be happy to see Carlos Tevez leave Manchester City for an Italian club.
In a dig at Juventus, Cesena President Igor Campedelli has called for players to assist match officials by not appealing for ‘non-existent’ decisions during games.
Serse Cosmi has admitted of his pride in being handed the reigns at Lecce, after taking over from Eusebio Di Francesco at the weekend.
Claudio Ranieri admits that Inter ‘crashed hard’ at the weekend and has appealed to his Inter players to respond in midweek.
Atalanta have wasted no time in rejecting reports that they are interested in signing Juventus forward Amauri during January.
A report in Italy is suggesting that Marcello Lippi has twice rejected the opportunity to become the new Genoa boss.
Juventus will end the year without Mirko Vucinic after he was sidelined for the next 20 days with injury.
After Lazio’s 3-0 win over Novara on Monday night, Dave Taylor picks his Serie A Team of the Week.
The agent of Marco Van Basten has dismissed theories that the Dutch legend could replace Massimiliano Allegri at Milan in the summer.
Marco Di Vaio has a new scoring objective – to ripple the net as a Bologna player against Italian giants Inter.
Antonio Di Natale believes Udinese will be able to continue challenging the big boys this season – but only if they remain grounded.
Juventus were just details away from signing Giuseppe Rossi from Villarreal over the summer, agent Federico Pastorello has noted.
Catania have confirmed that they have a verbal agreement with Milan over the January transfer of Maxi Lopez.

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