Daniele Portanova and Juraj Kucka gave Genoa a 2-0 victory over high-flying Verona, though Luca Toni hit the woodwork.
Lazio want to shake off some of the pressure with a result against Parma, as Antonio Cassano faces Miroslav Klose.
Roma lost their perfect record, but can still make it six out of six on home turf against plucky Sassuolo.
Milan in crisis visit bottom of the table Chievo and hope Alessandro Matri can help them to their first away win.
Javier Zanetti made his comeback for Inter after six months and is ready to “make myself useful in any role I’m needed.”
Roberto Donadoni gets ready to welcome Lazio, demanding “character and temperament” from Parma.
Francesco Acerbi has opened up about the shock of finding a tumour during a Sassuolo medical. “I’m a better player now.”
Alberto Gilardino takes on Luca Toni in the battle of the veterans, but it’s also on-form Genoa against fifth-placed Verona.
Chievo are bottom of the table and face Milan today, but Giuseppe Sannino has a key to dealing with a shaky bench.
Genoa have improved under Gian Piero Gasperini and “a victory would be fundamental” against Verona.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco faces his former club today and says they “remind me of Fabio Capello’s Roma.”
Andrea Mandorlini won’t rule out European ambitions for Verona, but “first we achieve safety, then we can have some fun.”
Parma star Marco Parolo is expected to be the only new face in the Italy squad to face Germany and Nigeria.
It’s a top of the table showdown in Turin, while Roma host Sassuolo and Chievo-Milan has two teams in crisis.
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Livorno Coach Davide Nicola is confident Francesco Bardi won’t be affected by his error in the 2-0 defeat to Inter.
Walter Mazzarri said Inter’s players should “learn from Javier Zanetti how to be a champion” after a stuttering win over Livorno.
Javier Zanetti confessed to “great emotion” at making his comeback six months after a potentially career-ending injury.
Inter beat Livorno 2-0 thanks to a Francesco Bardi howler and Javier Zanetti made his comeback.
Although Adriano Galliani met with President Silvio Berlusconi today, it’s still reported he’ll leave at the end of the season.
Gigi De Canio was pleased with Catania's spirit, but Francesco Guidolin had words with the referee.
Massimo Moratti hasn’t “decided yet” whether he’ll remain as President of Inter, but is in the stands against Livorno tonight.
A Maxi Lopez penalty gave Catania a precious 1-0 victory, but Udinese were furious at two spot-kick appeals.
Inter face many of the players they still own, such as Alfred Duncan and Francesco Bardi, when Livorno visit tonight.
Juventus face Napoli on Sunday evening without Giorgio Chiellini, Mirko Vucinic and Martin Caceres.
Gervinho is back in the Roma squad for tomorrow’s match with Sassuolo, but there’s still no Francesco Totti.
Siena scored late to hold leaders Lanciano, so Avellino conquered Brescia to close up and Palermo won the Sicilian Derby.
Udinese are forced to reshuffle for their trip to Catania, so Luis Muriel leads the way against the Sicilians.
Marco Amelia and Philippe Mexes return for Milan’s trip to Chievo, but Mario Balotelli is suspended.
Adriano Galliani has been confirmed as Milan general manager after a meeting with President Silvio Berlusconi. “Here for life.”
Vincenzo Montella is eager to keep Fiorentina’s winning streak going against Sampdoria, but has injury problems.
Vladimir Petkovic prepared to face Parma and bullishly defended both Lazio and Hernanes. “He has nothing to prove.”
Roma and Milan are monitoring the performances of Parma’s Marco Parolo ahead of the January transfer window.
Antonio Conte insists there’s more pressure on Napoli than Juventus. “If Rafa Benitez doesn’t win the Scudetto, he’ll have achieved nothing.”
Marcello Lippi has made history after his Guangzhou Evergrande side won the Asian Champions League.