NEWS

Antonio Conte still refuses to talk about the Scudetto as he prepares his table-topping Juventus side for a difficult couple of games.
Inter have been dealt a blow in their bid to recover League form with the news that centre-back Lucio has been ruled out for three weeks with injury.
Cesare Prandelli has commended Serie A’s Champions League sides for helping to shift the League’s image to the international audience.
There could be some significant changes at the top of the table after this weekend’s round of Serie A games.
Josip Ilicic has admitted that he’d like to play for another Italian club if he one day eventually leaves Palermo.
Edinson Cavani is confident that he can help write a new chapter in the history of Serie A outfit Napoli.
Angelo Palombo is desperate to get back into the Italian national squad despite his presence in Serie B this term.
Torino have insisted that star defender Angelo Ogbonna will remain at the club until at least June 2013.
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Yesterday it was Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels, today Juventus are being paired with Bruno Alves.
Udinese boss Francescio Guidolin has explained why Serie A top scorer German Denis was allowed to join Atalanta.
Diego Milito has again silenced speculation that he’s coming towards the end of his Inter career.
Palermo have confirmed that Federico Balzaretti would like to join French giants Paris Saint-Germain.
Udinese ace Antonio Di Natale has revealed that tonight’s opponents Roma have tried and failed to sign him on more than one occasion.
There is growing optimism in Italy that Milan could sign Carlos Tevez from Manchester City in January, although Juventus may try to hijack the move.
Cesena midfielder Marco Parolo still has dreams of joining an Italian giant at some stage in his career.
Udinese have confirmed that they tried to sign the Roma duo of Bojan Krkic and Miralem Pjanic during the summer.
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Genoa and Siena won through to the Coppa Italia Round of 16, but only after late scares in their respective matches.
Napoli must concentrate if they are to beat Atalanta on Saturday evening, is the message Morgan De Sanctis is keen to get across.
Ricky Alvarez has promised fans that Inter will be fighting for both domestic and European titles this season.
Fiorentina are through to the Coppa Italia’s Round of 16 after seeing off local rivals Empoli in the fourth round on Thursday evening.
Stefano Colantuono has warned of Napoli’s strength and versatility ahead of Atalanta’s Saturday-night meeting with Walter Mazzarri’s men.
Gianluigi Buffon has promised Juventus fans that the team will give their all in a crucial double-header against Lazio and Napoli.
Atalanta’s German Denis has reflected on being Serie A’s leading goalscorer going into the weekend fixture against his former side Napoli.
Stefano Pioli has laughed off suggestions that he is considering dropping Marco Di Vaio from the Bologna first team.
Taye Taiwo isn’t looking for a January move away from Italy. “He just wants to get into the Milan side,” said his representative.
Andrea Pirlo will have to prove his fitness ahead of the Lazio game after he picked up a problem in Juventus training on Thursday.
The injured Francesco Totti has been left out of the Roma squad for Friday’s Serie A match against Udinese.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin will be playing against history when his side entertain Roma on Friday evening.
Luca Castellazzi’s representative is optimistic that the veteran will be handed a new contract at Italian giants Inter.
Milan will meet with the agent of Manchester City’s Carlos Tevez to discuss a possible January move, report Sky Sport Italia.
Roma tactician Luis Enrique has admitted that he is a fan of Serie A rivals Udinese ahead of Friday’s Serie A meeting.
Serie B side Padova have distanced themselves from transfer links with Stephan El Shaarawy of Milan.
Marcelo Salas will be supporting Lazio against Juventus when his two former clubs meet this weekend.

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