NEWS

Bayer Leverkusen boss Roger Schmidt pledged they’ll “continue to play an open and attacking game” against Roma after their 4-4 draw.
Keita Balde Diao is available for the Derby della Capitale, but Felipe Anderson and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic could skip Rosenborg.
Serie B side Lanciano have been docked one point for financial irregularities, while five Lega Pro teams were penalised.
Fiorentina are reportedly considering an offer for Zenit’s Belgium international Nicolas Lombaerts.
Pasquale Bruno admits he fantasises about “punching Leonardo Bonucci in the face, giving him five stitches to a split lip.”
Palermo midfielder Luca Rigoni will undergo surgery after fracturing his jaw and eye socket in the 1-0 defeat to Empoli.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini admits Coach Beppe Iachini’s future depends on this weekend’s Chievo game.
Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic explains his fitness regime, and can’t pick a favourite for the Scudetto.
Ivan Perisic’s agent assures his client is “very happy” at Inter, and is willing to contribute defensively.
Rudi Garcia names his Roma squad to face Bayer Leverkusen, with Seydou Keita and Francesco Totti still out.
Reports suggest Milan are interested in Lazio’s Danilo Cataldi for January or the summer.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says his players will use their “frustration” to beat Bayer Leverkusen tomorrow.
Jorginho’s agent is coy on rumours Arsenal are after the midfielder, but “if Napoli receive an irrefutable offer…”
Carlos Bacca’s agent reveals the striker always had a soft spot for Milan - “he didn’t take much convincing.”
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero has backed FIGC head Carlo Tavecchio over controversial remarks.
Beppe Iachini and Rolando Maran have been fined €10,000 and €5,000 respectively after last night’s matches.
Inter are being linked with a shock loan move for New York City FC’s Andrea Pirlo.
As a rampant Fiorentina move back to share top spot with Inter, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 11.
Rudi Garcia confirms Daniele De Rossi will play for Roma against Bayer Leverkusen tomorrow night.
Wojciech Szczesny insists he’s happy in Rome ‘but if Arsenal want me back I’ll return’.
Marcello Lippi says he’ll consider a return to coaching ‘if an interesting proposal arrives’ and discusses Real Madrid and Chelsea.
The prefect of Rome Franco Gabrielli says the number of police deployed to the Rome derby last year was ‘immoral’.
Bosnia-Herzegovina Coach Mehmed Bazdarevic says Edin Dzeko had his ‘best game’ for Roma against Inter.
Riccardo Saponara will reportedly stay with Empoli to try and get a Euro 2016 place, before Juventus, Napoli and Everton vie for him next summer.
Carpi have announced the sacking of Coach Giuseppe Sannino, who has been replaced by former boss Fabrizio Castori.
There are further reports that the announcement of Samir Handanovic’s new Inter contract until 2019 is imminent.
The headquarters of the German Football Association have reportedly been raided by police over allegations of tax evasion linked to the 2006 World Cup.
Milan are ‘a club in transition’ according to Andriy Shevchenko, who believes ‘the enthusiasm is coming back.’
Former Milan striker Andriy Shevchenko compares Carlo Ancelotti to Jose Mourinho and calls Sinisa MIhajlovic a ‘great Coach’.
Palermo Coach Giuseppe Iachini could reportedly face the sack should his side fail to beat Chievo on Sunday.
Inter President Erick Thohir reportedly doesn’t want Massimo Moratti to sell his shares in the club.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Palermo Coach Beppe Iachini lamented an “undeserved” loss to Empoli, but insisted Maurizio Zamparini “is happy”.
Marco Giampaolo praises his Empoli side’s “great quality” following their 1-0 win at Palermo.
Riccardo Saponara says “intuition” was behind his free-kick winner for Empoli at Palermo.