NEWS

Giovanni Trapattoni confirmed he has “given my word to a couple of national teams” and received an offer from Palermo.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco warned their only chance of beating Roma is to “run harder than them.”
Barbara Berlusconi announced Milan hope to have their new stadium completed by 2020, as plans are almost complete.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta slammed the “paradoxical” ruling that stops him suing Lazio President Claudio Lotito.
Andrea Pirlo confirmed Fiorentina-Juventus “is an important game that both sets of fans really care about.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni slammed the 15-month delay in charging Rudi Garcia with using a walkie-talkie.
Joaquin starts for Fiorentina against Juventus tonight and admits “it’s a different game in Florence.”
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi advised several players in his traditional Friday pep talk, above all Jeremy Menez.
Fiorentina and Juventus face off in one of Italian football’s biggest grudge matches, but it’s a return to the 3-5-2 for both teams.
Laurent Blanc confessed PSG are “reflecting on things” with Inter and Napoli target Ezequiel Lavezzi.
UEFA will continue its investigation into Roma and Inter’s Financial Fair Play status, reconvening in February.
Roma defender Leandro Castan has “no neurological complications” after brain surgery and will watch the Sassuolo game.
Palermo hitman Paulo Dybala confirms his decision to snub Italy for Argentina. “It’s my dream to play with Leo Messi.”
Martin Montoya’s agent said the right-back will “100%” leave Barcelona in January, with “Germany, England and Italy” likely destinations.
Lazio confirmed midfielder Ederson will be out for three weeks with a thigh strain.
Sinisa Mihajlovic fined himself after a red card and will buy dinner for his Sampdoria players. “What I ask of them, I ask of myself first.”
Sassuolo named their squad to face Serie A title contenders Roma on Saturday.
Italy and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has been formally charged by the Football Association for an anti-Semitic Instagram post.
Stefano Pioli has three games to save his Lazio job, with President Claudio Lotito increasingly concerned about squad harmony according to reports.
Inter are being linked with a loan move for Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah, but could face competition from Premier League sides.
Sampdoria are reportedly lining up a sensational move for Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli.
Roma have named their squad to take on Sassuolo tomorrow, with Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa included.
Palermo forward Paulo Dybala admits playing for Arsenal would be ‘fantastic’ but says he’s focused on Palermo.
Antonio Conte’s meeting with Serie A club Coaches to request more Italy get-togethers will take place in Milan on December 16.
Milan are believed to have agreed personal terms with Marcelo Brozovic, but are yet to convince Dinamo Zagreb to sell the midfielder.
Rudi Garcia believes Alessandro Florenzi can emulate Francesco Totti and Daniele De Rossi in his Roma career.
Rudi Garcia praises Morgan De Sanctis, and insists he’s happy with his goalkeeping options at Roma.
Rudi Garcia has praised tomorrow’s opponents Sassuolo, warning that his Roma face a difficult game.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia denies that knowing Juventus’ result before his team take the field on Saturday is important.
Sassuolo striker Simone Zaza will renew his contract by Christmas, says his agent, who does not see any links apparent with Juventus.
Fiorentina striker Mario Gomez admits he is relieved to be back amongst the goals, as he looks ahead to facing Juventus.
President Erick Thohir says Roberto Mancini is ‘a great Coach’ as he casts an eye over Inter’s recent performances.
Restructuring work on the Giuseppe Meazza Stadium, San Siro, will bring seating closer to the players and come at a cost of €8.7m.
Inter President Erick Thohir says Serie A must regain its ‘competitive edge’, while he discusses prospects of a new stadium.
Kingsley Coman and Fernando Llorente may start for Juventus tonight, while David Pizarro is available for Fiorentina.

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