NEWS

Andrea Stramaccioni feels Inter are “on the right track, but we haven’t achieved anything yet” ahead of tomorrow’s trip to Bologna.
Shakhtar Donetsk manager Mircea Lucescu believes Italian teams “are too focused on Serie A and snub European competition.”
Marcello Lippi has won the Chinese Super League title with his Guangzhou Evergrande team today.
Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool are keeping a close eye on Genoa full-back Mario Sampirisi when he takes on Milan this evening.
Today is Stephan El Shaarawy’s birthday and Massimo Ambrosini reveals why he might have to pay for the Milan youngster’s vacation.
Juventus stand-in Coach Angelo Alessio insists they cannot repeat the same mistakes against Catania. “We’ve got to crank up the tempo from the first minute.”
Marek Hamsik is not bowed by Napoli’s recent problems and insists “we can dream” about the Scudetto.
Gian Piero Gasperini warns Palermo will go to Siena this afternoon “to strike their weak spots.”
There are surprise reports from Spain that David Villa is eager to solve the Juventus striker problem with a January move.
Zdenek Zeman has given his typically forthright views on football, tactics, leadership and why “it’s becoming a more individual sport.”
The bitter row between Fiorentina and Juventus escalated again after Daniele Pradè challenged Beppe Marotta to “say that to my face in a locked room.”
Tonight Massimiliano Allegri gambles with his Milan career by facing Genoa on Gigi Del Neri’s debut, while Siena test Palermo’s mettle.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Manchester City talent scout Angelo Gregucci confirmed Fiorentina star Stevan Jovetic “is on our list,” plus two Serie B youngsters.
Leaders Sassuolo stay clear at the top, but needed a last-gasp victory over nine-man Juve Stabia, while Livorno squeezed past Cesena.
Juventus midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini is to be fined for displaying an 'offensive banner' during the club's title celebrations.
UEFA have hit Napoli with a €150,000 fine for failing to adhere to safety regulations and ignoring 'inappropriate fan behaviour'.
Roma striker Nicolas Lopez will evaluate his future in January, having played just two Serie A games since his arrival in Italy.
Milan legend Franco Baresi has commented on the Rossoneri's recent woes, saying there has been 'too many changes' at the club.
Inter youngster Ibrahim Mbaye is attracting interest from a number of Serie A clubs, according to his agent.
Siena boss Serse Cosmi has claimed that Saturday's game against Palermo will be a nervous one, as both languish at the foot of the table.
Matija Nastasic has admitted that leaving Fiorentina for Manchester City over the summer was tough.
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu has praised Roma Coach Zdenek Zeman, saying he has 'great respect' for the Czech tactician.
Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi has been sentenced to four years in prison and will be forced to pay part of a €10m fine for tax evasion.
Mattia Destro has yet to open his goalscoring account for Roma – but he’s been hailed as the future of Italian football.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri, now using a 3-4-3 formation, is in confident mood ahead of the game against Genoa.
Alessandro Diamanti says that only an enticing offer from abroad would see him question his Bologna future.
New Genoa boss Gigi Del Neri has reportedly asked for his first January reinforcement – Juventus’ Simone Padoin.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta has defended his actions on the transfer market for the Old Lady.
Napoli could be docked points and a number of their players banned as part of the Italian Football Federation’s next stage of their betting probe.
Nike’s Maxim high visibility ball will makes its Serie A debut on Saturday when Siena and Palermo take to the field.
Inter will be unable to count on Philippe Coutinho for at least the next three weeks because of injury.
Roma’s Federico Balzaretti is expected to miss the club’s next three games after being ruled out of action for 15 days.
Milan sensation Stephan El Shaarawy wants to become a major player for club and country. “The World Cup is my objective.”
Paul Pogba is being tipped to get a starting shirt on Sunday when Juventus travel to Catania in Serie A.

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