NEWS

Enrico Preziosi believes Genoa striker Alberto Gilardino will be out of action for anything up to a month, after he suffered a calf injury yesterday.
Fiorentina have been handed a boost going into their Week 23 clash with Parma with the confirmation that Stevan Jovetic is fit to take part.
Juventus’ trip to Bologna is at an ever-increasing risk of being postponed this weekend as a blizzard has hit the Emilia-Romagna region.
Paolo Cannavaro has called on his Napoli teammates to take games to their opponents, rather than wait to fall behind before playing their best football.
Davide Ballardini insists that he bears no grudges towards Maurizio Zamparini ahead of welcoming his Palermo side to Cagliari in Week 23.
Simone Padoin believes that Antonio Conte is a quieter and more flexible Coach at Juventus, in comparison to his days in charge at Atalanta.
The father of Reto Ziegler, currently on loan at Fenerbahce, doesn’t think his son has a future at Juventus.
The agent of Emanuele Giaccherini believes that Juventus won’t have any problems in signing him outright at the end of the season.
Milan tactician Massimiliano Allegri has dismissed talk of a crisis at the club ahead of their tie at Udinese.
Milan sporting director Ariedo Braida insists that his club have no need for Udinese goalkeeper Samir Handanovic.
Fabio Capello has blamed his England exit on a “misunderstanding” after speaking to a satirical Italian TV show.
Juventus have defended Giorgio Chiellini after he was attacked by Milan for his comments about Zlatan Ibrahimovic in midweek.
Thiago Motta sent Inter President Massimo Moratti a text message requesting that he be allowed to join Paris Saint-Germain.
Palermo will be without their top scorer Fabrizio Miccoli when they face Cagliari in Serie A on Saturday.
Sebastian Giovinco of Parma will become a first team regular for the Italian national side, says Amauri.
Urby Emanuelson has four months to save his Milan career, according to transfer speculation in the peninsula.
Cagliari’s Mauricio Pinilla says he hopes to remember which side he plays for when he faces Palermo this weekend.
Radja Nainggolan says he won’t necessarily leave Cagliari for Juventus at the end of this season.
Artur Boruc insists he doesn’t know where he will be playing his football next season. “Ask my agent,” said the Fiorentina ‘keeper.
A report in the Gazzetta dello Sport is suggesting that Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo is interested in buying Watford.
Arrigo Sacchi has crowned Juventus and Pescara as the two teams who are playing the best brand of football in the peninsula.
Andrea Poli is confident Inter can again put a winning streak together – starting with this weekend’s match against Novara.
Martin Caceres has instantly recognised a difference between this Juventus and the one he previously played for in 2009-10.
Adriano Galliani is the latest man from the Milan camp to criticise Giorgio Chiellini of Juventus after he called for Zlatan Ibrahimovic to be banned.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Daniele Arrigoni confesses the defeat to 10-man Lazio after leading 2-0 “is a heavy blow. At the first sign of trouble we tend to fall apart.”
Walter Mazzarri can’t believe the number of chances Napoli are wasting this season. “It’s really not going our way.”
Edy Reja says fighting back from 2-0 down to win with 10 men was “like winning the derby” for Lazio.
Giuseppe Sannino admits it “will be difficult” going into the second leg with Napoli, “but just playing a Coppa Italia semi-final is reason to be proud.”
Lazio came from 2-0 down to win 3-2 against Cesena despite playing with 10 men for an hour in this thrilling Serie A clash!
Siena managed to beat Napoli 2-1 in the Coppa Italia semi-final first leg, but rue a late own goal that gives the Partenopei a great chance of qualifying.
Luciano Spalletti has extended his contract with Zenit and admits he wants to sign Wesley Sneijder and Mauro Zarate, “but not Milos Krasic.”
Lazio have an injury crisis on their hands for tonight’s Serie A encounter with Cesena, as Antonio Candreva faces his old club and Vincenzo Iaquinta makes his debut.
Goran Pandev joins Marek Hamsik and Edinson Cavani as Napoli take on Siena in tonight’s Coppa Italia semi-final.
Inter President Massimo Moratti released a statement this evening insisting rumours of talks with Fabio Capello are “entirely without foundation.”

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