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Napoli fell to a third straight defeat and Roma left it late against Udinese. Lecce shocked Catania’s makeshift goalkeeper, so Genoa slide closer to the drop zone.
Roma left it very late to get the points, but eventually managed to get Udinese down with Francesco Totti among those on target.
Diego Milito’s brace managed to overturn an early Siena goal, as Inter emerged winners at San Siro.
Juventus dominated this game with Lazio, but only scraped a 2-1 victory thanks to Alessandro Del Piero’s late free kick.
Andrea Stramaccioni aims to maintain his unbeaten Inter record with a new all-Argentine trident when welcoming Siena to San Siro this evening.
Juventus have picked Fabio Quagliarella and Mirko Vucinic to face off against Lazio, who dropped Hernanes to the bench.
The pressure is on Luis Enrique as Roma welcome Udinese in tonight’s head-to-head for European places with Francesco Totti back in the starting XI.
Fiorentina hope to build on their shock San Siro triumph when taking on Palermo, but Fabrizio Miccoli is on the bench.
Massimo Ficcadenti believes Cagliari can “make the most of this good period of form” to cause an upset at Bologna on Thursday.
Bologna have hit problems recently and Stefano Pioli urges them to “rediscover that precision” against Cagliari tomorrow.
Siena boss Giuseppe Sannino has played down reports that he could replace Walter Mazzarri at Napoli.
Mauricio Isla has been given the all-clear to start running again as the Udinese man continues his rehabilitation from injury.
Napoli are prepared to make Cristian Chivu their highest paid player in order to sign him from Inter this summer.
Fiorentina have reportedly promised Valon Behrami a new contract at the club once this campaign comes to an end.
Palermo’s Emiliano Viviano is the best Italian goalkeeper there is behind Gigi Buffon of Juventus, says Giovanni Galli.
Christian Maggio’s representative has reacted quickly to dismiss speculation that the player could leave Napoli for Chelsea.
Cesare Prandelli’s Italian national side have fallen outside the Top 10 of the FIFA World Rankings.
A report in Turkey is suggesting that Fenerbahce will make an offer for Juventus’ Milos Krasic at the end of the season.
Mark Van Bommel returned to full training with Milan on Wednesday after recovering from a back problem.
Chievo have explained why a ball-boy reluctantly accepted Sulley Muntari’s Milan shirt at the end of the game.
Chievo stopper Francesco Acerbi has admitted he wouldn’t hesitate in accepting an offer from Milan.
Antonio Nocerino has warned Juventus that they will have to fight for the Scudetto. “We at Milan are not dead yet.”
Gianfranco Zola has admitted that he’d like to get back into football – with a job at Chelsea his dream.
Inter veteran Javier Zanetti will draw level with Dino Zoff in the Serie A appearance charts if he features against Siena tonight.
The promotion of youth team boss Andrea Stramaccioni has actually seen the average age of the Inter side increase!
Juventus’ Andrea Pirlo hasn’t been beaten in a Serie A game in which he has taken part of since December 18, 2010.
Stefano Sorrentino has admitted that he had little chance of keeping out Sulley Muntari’s goal in the Chievo-Milan tie.
Chievo didn’t deserve to lose to Milan in Tuesday’s Serie A game, insists boss Domenico Di Carlo.
Sulley Muntari was left red-faced after he handed a ball-boy his Milan shirt – only for the kid to try and give it back!
Gennaro Gattuso has likened Juventus boss Antonio Conte to Al Pacino following his widely publicised motivational speech. “I was fired up by it.”
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Massimiliano Allegri slammed naysayers after they “kept the Scudetto race alive” by beating Chievo. “The criticism of Milan has been excessive.”
Sulley Ali Muntari’s strike earned Milan a crucial victory away to Chievo, but they had to fight hard to scrape the points.
The Serie B game between Torino and Reggina that was abandoned due to a hailstorm will resume on April 25.
Udinese have officially signed Swiss Under-21 international Silvan Widmer via their satellite club in Spain Granada.

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