Milan go into a big test against Serie A surprise outfit Catania in their Sicilian stronghold at 17.00 UK time.
Serie B: Day of shocks!
It was a day of Serie B shocks, as leading group Torino, Pescara, Padova and Varese all lost with Sassuolo held to a draw.
Guidolin calms Udinese expectations
Francesco Guidolin faces Siena on Sunday, but insists “the Europe League is also important” if Udinese fail to finish in the top three.
De Rossi injury scare for Roma
Daniele De Rossi had a scare in training, but is expected to start in central defence for Roma against Novara.
Stramaccioni: 'Enough Inter talk!'
Andrea Stramaccioni insists Inter must “reply to the fans on the field and not in front of microphones” with a great performance against Genoa on his debut.
Conte: 'Juve eyes on Napoli and Milan'
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte hopes Milan will “shoot themselves in the foot” and could start Marco Borriello against hometown club Napoli tomorrow.
Milan 'have Pato answers'
Alexandre Pato and Milan’s medical staff “found the answers we were looking for” in America and the striker should be ready to face Barcelona.
Inter without Maicon and Sneijder
Inter are without Douglas Maicon and Wesley Sneijder for Andrea Stramaccioni’s debut against Genoa.
Enrique: 'Roma are not Barcelona'
Luis Enrique admits the Roma players “still don’t understand what I want. We’re not trying to play like Barcelona, but I’m very happy and could stay here for 10 years.”
Mazzarri: 'Napoli can beat Juventus'
Walter Mazzarri insists “Napoli can beat anyone – including Juventus” tomorrow evening, but laughs off links with the Lazio bench.
Marotta: 'Forget Del Piero renewal'
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta said Gigi Buffon has a place at the club “for life,” but shot down Alessandro Del Piero’s renewal hopes. “The President was clear.”
Inter make Bielsa pact?
New Coach Andrea Stramaccioni makes his debut tomorrow, but there’s already talk of Inter making a pact with Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa.
Report: Chelsea meet Jovetic
There are reports in the Italian media that Fiorentina star Stevan Jovetic’s agent met with Chelsea on Friday.
Mancini: 'No-one trusts Balotelli'
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini echoed Cesare Prandelli’s words about Mario Balotelli. “No, I don’t trust Mario. No-one trusts Mario.”
Preziosi: 'Zarate is top Inter threat'
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi admits he’d “sign Mauro Zarate in a heartbeat,” as his team prepares to face the Inter striker.
Panucci: 'Ilicic a badly-driven Ferrari'
New Palermo team manager Christian Panucci has urged Josip Ilicic to change his season. “He’s a Ferrari driven like a FIAT 500.”
Reja: 'Tardini is Lazio crossroads'
Edy Reja believes today’s trip to Parma is “the crossroads for Lazio’s ambitions” this season, as they continue to push for a Champions League spot.
Rangers-Milan legends unite
Milan’s ‘Old Glories’ including Paolo Maldini, Franco Baresi and Zvonimir Boban played Rangers Legends in front of 47,000 fans.
Serie A Previews: Milan's Montella test
Serie A leaders Milan face a very difficult trip to high-flying Catania, while Lazio continue their Champions League push in Parma.
Serie B: Verona thriller
Verona survived a late scare in the Friday night five-goal thriller with Cittadella that temporarily sends Hellas into second place.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Barrientos: Milan won’t change us
Pablo Barrientos has warned Milan to expect the same Catania that has played well through recent weeks.
Jovetic fit for Chievo
Fiorentina’s hopes this weekend of recording just a second win in nine games have been boosted by Stevan Jovetic’s return to training.
Agent: Media against Ilicic
Josip Ilicic’s agent has again defended his player’s recent form and this time has a new reason for the decline suffered: “The Press is very biased against him.”
Pulvirenti: Catania mustn’t let go
Catania President Antonino Pulvirenti is eyeing Europa League qualification as he warns his team not to relax their current form.
Napoli: Campagnaro and Maggio OK
Napoli preparations for facing Juventus this weekend have received a boost with the news that Christian Maggio and Hugo Campagnaro are fit.
Pescara goalkeeping Coach dies
Italian football is in mourning after the sudden death of former Lazio, Napoli and Bari goalkeeper Francesco Mancini, aged 43.
Roma recover Pjanic
Luis Enrique has been handed a boost with the news that midfielder Miralem Pjanic has been passed fit to play at the weekend.
Tesser expects Novara result
Attilio Tesser sees the potential for his Novara side to get a result at Roma this weekend, because they need to and because: “you should always play to win.”
Matuzalem receives ban assurance
Lazio midfielder Matuzalem has received a boost this week with the news that he does not risk a lengthy playing ban.
Donadoni wants ‘110 per cent’
Roberto Donadoni has called for an increased effort from Parma, even if he believes their performances to date are not accurately reflected in the table.
Legrottaglie: Title was mine too
Nicola Legrottaglie feels he had a part to play in Milan’s Scudetto success last term – despite appearing in just one game.
Del Piero rejected United and Barca
Alessandro Del Piero snubbed offers from Manchester United and Barcelona to stay at Juventus, his former agent has revealed.
Cassano waits for medical verdict
Antonio Cassano could get the green light to start playing again when a medical commission assesses his fitness on Monday.
Allegri: No problem with Berlusconi
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri – on the eve of the game against Catania – insists there is no breakdown in his relationship with Silvio Berlusconi.
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