NEWS

French goalkeeper Sebastien Frey has praised under-pressure Genoa boss Alberto Malesani.
Forgotten Juventus defender Marco Motta is attracting the interest of foreign clubs, his agent has suggested.
Speaking at a poker event, Juventus goalkeeper Gigi Buffon says he’d bet on Milan winning Serie A this season.
Chievo ‘keeper Stefano Sorrentino has launched a surprising attack over his lack of involvement with the Italian national side.
The likes of Milan and Genoa have been told to forget about signing Fabio Quagliarella in January. “He’s staying at Juventus.”
Juventus are hoping to hijack Milan’s move for Fiorentina playmaker Riccardo Montolivo, according to reports.
Galatasaray have revealed that they failed in a summer bid to sign Esteban Cambiasso from Italian giants Inter.
Miralem Pjanic has revealed Roma’s objective for this season. “We want to qualify for the Champions League.”
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Devis Mangia and Palermo have both expressed their frustration at continued questions over the Coach’s relationship with President Maurizio Zamparini.
Just 17 days after heart surgery, Antonio Cassano has returned to Milan’s training base to greet teammates and outline the start of his recovery.
Stevan Jovetic is set for a gruelling week of increased physiotherapy and training work in a bid to return to action for Fiorentina’s next League game.
UniCredit are considering selling up to 20 per cent of their remaining share of Roma to Asian investors, the bank’s vice-general manager has confirmed.
Six players have been suspended as a result of bookings and dismissals from Week 12’s round of action.
As Yuto Nagatomo confirms he is fit to play on Tuesday, Javier Zanetti insists Inter’s priority is qualification first and securing first place in the group second.
Claudio Ranieri admits he is keen to secure Inter’s place in the Champions League last 16 this week, as he also thanks Trabzonspor fans for their welcome.
Former Italy boss Marcello Lippi has explained why he didn’t select Mario Balotelli for the 2010 World Cup Finals.
There is a “70 per cent chance” that Amauri will leave Juventus for Tottenham during the January transfer window.
Milos Krasic’s future at Juventus is in real doubt. “Coach Antonio Conte doesn’t want him anymore,” said his representative.
Edinson Cavani is ignoring suggestions that he is wanted by Manchester City. “I’m thinking of Napoli,” he stated.
Who made it into the Football Italia Team of the Week? Dave Taylor picks his ideal XI after the latest round of action.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri insists his side can’t afford to make any errors against Manchester City on Tuesday.
Andres Iniesta has been ruled out of this week’s Champions League game at Milan, Barcelona have confirmed.
Roma will listen to January offers for their Brazilian duo of Cicinho and Juan, some reports in Italy are suggesting.
Alessandro Del Piero is delighted with Juventus’ revival – but concedes he is finding life tough on the bench.
Genoa boss Alberto Malesani has defended his side from criticism after their 1-0 win over Novara. “We’re not Real Madrid!”
“Milan are the biggest club I have ever played with,” Zlatan Ibrahimovic has claimed ahead of a meeting with former side Barcelona.
Philippe Coutinho is desperate to be named in the Inter side again after scoring in the 2-1 win over Cagliari.
Roma ace Pablo Daniel Osvaldo was denied what would have been a goal of the season contender in the win over Lecce.
Marco Van Basten would have loved to play for the current Barcelona side, the Milan legend has revealed.
Roma will hold talks with Daniele De Rossi and Leandro Greco this week in an attempt to extend their contracts.
Juventus ace Alessandro Matri has already archived Sunday’s 3-0 win over Palermo. “Now let’s focus on the Lazio game.”
Simone Pepe of Juventus has no doubts as to who is responsible for his impressive 2011-12 campaign. “Antonio Conte trusts me.”
Milan legend Alessandro Costacurta thinks he knows the ideal candidate to replace Antonio Cassano. “Carlos Tevez would be perfect.”
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.

TODAY'S FRONT PAGES