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Carlo Mazzone has underlined that he was the first Coach to use Andrea Pirlo as a deep-lying playmaker.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
A quick start by Roma caught Genoa unawares in defence to prove ultimately decisive on Monday night, but Rodrigo Palacio will rue his miss.
Roma have signed a six-year contract with the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex to host its future winter break preparations.
Inter legend Sandro Mazzola has launched into Diego Forlan for reportedly refusing to play where Claudio Ranieri wanted him to at the weekend.
Head of the Italian Players’ Association (AIC) Damiano Tommasi has dismissed the idea that they will discuss with Serie A dropping the winter break.
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte has named a 22-man squad to face Milan in the Coppa Italia semi-finals, with a couple of notable absentees.
Napoli have reportedly identified Chelsea’s versatile defender Branislav Ivanovic as a summer transfer target.
Luis Enrique and Pasquale Marino make three changes each to their starting line-ups, ahead of Roma’s Monday night clash with Genoa.
Adriano Galliani has raised hopes of Antonio Cassano returning to action before the end of the season.
Maurizio Zamparini will fine Nicolas Bertolo for his sending off but suggests that attention should also be on Gennaro Delvecchio’s role in the pair’s clash.
Alessio Cerci has apologised for his sending off on Saturday night that left Fiorentina with an uphill task at home to Juventus.
Pietro Lo Monaco has intimated that his time at Catania could be drawing to an end, even as he refuses to comment on speculation linking him to Fiorentina.
Former Roma boss Carlo Mazzone is hopeful that the Giallorossi can still finish the season in the top three.
Former Fiorentina ‘keeper Giovanni Galli has placed himself at the disposal of the struggling Viola.
Goalkeeper Samir Handanovic has reiterated that only a European giant would be able to tempt him away from Udinese.
Former Milan and Italy defender Christian Panucci is to return to football after being handed a role by Palermo.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has confirmed that Alessandro Del Piero will start in “the most important match of the season” against Milan on Tuesday.
Milan Coach Massimiliano Allegri is confident his side will be able to fight for a place in the Coppa Italia Final despite injuries.
Catania director Pietro Lo Monaco isn’t surprised by the work being done by Coach Vincenzo Montella.
Mark Van Bommel should be at the disposal of Milan for the Coppa Italia semi-final against Juventus.
Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic is hungry to win everything on offer this season – starting with the Coppa Italia return leg at Juventus.
Alessio Cerci will reportedly be told to find a new club at the end of the season by struggling Serie A outfit Fiorentina.
The Juventus midfield of Andrea Pirlo, Arturo Vidal and Claudio Marchisio is key to their Scudetto bid, says Emerson.
Whilst Palermo have the second best home record in Italy, numbers are suggesting that they are the worst travellers in Europe.
Francesco Totti is out of Monday’s game against Genoa after he was omitted from Luis Enrique’s Roma squad.
Inter captain Javier Zanetti believes that Joel Obi and Andrea Poli have a significant future at the club.
Catania boss Vincenzo Montella and his outfit are winning widespread plaudits today and the statistics underline why.
Fiorentina legends Manuel Rui Costa and Martin Jorgensen are both being linked with the available sporting director role in Tuscany.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Francesco Guidolin was sent off for dissent and, unlike President Giampaolo Pozzo, did not criticise the referee in Udinese’s 2-2 with Napoli.
Walter Mazzarri believes Napoli “deserved the victory” rather than a scraped point in their four-goal Udinese thriller.
Udinese President Giampaolo Pozzo blasted the “pathetic” referee for ruining their 2-2 draw with Napoli.
Edinson Cavani celebrated his late brace to earn Napoli a point in Udine, but admits “it was our fault the game was going badly.”
Riccardo Montolivo’s agent says “sane-minded people should get out the champagne” after news Fiorentina are axing Pantaleo Corvino.

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