What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Montella: 'I took Cuadrado off'
Vincenzo Montella was “ashamed and disappointed” after Fiorentina lost to Dinamo Minsk and slammed Juan Cuadrado.
Benitez: 'Napoli could've done more'
Rafa Benitez said Napoli “could’ve done more” in their 3-0 win over Slovan Bratislava and the Europa League “is a tough competition.”
Europa League draw status
Roma, Napoli, Fiorentina, Inter and Torino will discover their Europa League opponents in Monday’s draw.
EL: Fiorentina falter with Minsk
Fiorentina were already sure of first place, but suffered an embarrassing 2-1 home defeat to Dinamo Minsk.
EL: Napoli sweep Slovan aside
Napoli comfortably swept Slovan Bratislava aside 3-0 to win Europa League Group I.
Pjanic: 'Roma priority is Scudetto'
Miralem Pjanic insists “the Scudetto was always our priority” after Roma’s Champions League elimination.
Strootman 'indecent proposal'
Roma said Kevin Strootman is not for sale, but director Walter Sabatini added “unless there’s an indecent proposal.”
Ventura: 'Torino double boost'
Giampiero Ventura hopes Torino’s 5-1 demolition of Copenhagen can “give confidence as well as qualification.”
Mancini: 'Sorry for Qarabag'
Roberto Mancini was impressed with Inter’s performance and “sorry” Qarabag's Europa League run ended.
Napoli 'talking' with Gabbiadini
Napoli director Riccardo Bigon confirmed they are “talking about” Manolo Gabbiadini and will continue with Rafa Benitez.
Andreolli: 'Step closer for Inter'
Marco Andreolli said the 0-0 draw with Qarabag was “a step closer” to what Roberto Mancini asks of Inter.
EL: Five-star Torino qualify
Torino fought back from a goal down to flatten nine-man Copenhagen 5-1 in Denmark and reach the Europa League knockouts.
Montoya: 'Clubs can contact Barca'
Martin Montoya has told Barcelona he intends to leave in January, so “interested clubs can negotiate,” including Juventus and Napoli.
Line-ups: Fiorentina-Dinamo Minsk
Fiorentina want to maintain their impressive Europa League record when hosting Dinamo Minsk tonight.
Line-ups: Napoli-Slovan Bratislava
Napoli need a victory against whipping boys Slovan Bratislava to be sure of top spot in their Europa League group.
EL: Inter earn Qarabag draw
Inter played out a 0-0 draw in Azerbaijan, though Qarabag had a last-gasp goal controversially disallowed.
Guidolin: 'No Verona talks'
Francesco Guidolin denied rumours he’ll come out of retirement to replace Andrea Mandorlini at Verona.
Official: Parma agree sale
Parma have officially agreed terms to sell the club to a Russian-Cypriot conglomerate.
Toloi confirms Juve interest
Ex-Roma defender Rafael Toloi “would like a return to Italy” for Juventus, confirmed his agent.
Line-ups: FC Copenhagen-Torino
Torino will qualify for the Europa League knockouts with a victory at FCK Copenhagen this evening.
Nedved: ‘Roma talk too much’
Juventus director Pavel Nedved has taken a swipe at Roma, saying the Bianconeri ‘talk less’ than their Scudetto rivals.
Cellino: ‘I’ll resign’
Former Cagliari owner Massimo Cellino says he’ll step down as Leeds United President if necessary.
Dani Osvaldo and Yann M’Vila start for Inter at Qarabag in tonight’s Europa League match.
Lichtsteiner: ‘Samp very strong’
Stephan Lichtsteiner warns his Juventus teammates Sampdoria are a ‘strong’ team, and praises Sinisa Mihajlovic.
‘Last 16 a requirement for Juve’
Stephan Lichtsteiner says Champions League progression was a ‘requirement’ for Juventus, and they'd rather face an attacking team.
Lichtsteiner prefers back four
Juventus’ Stephan Lichtsteiner admits he prefers Massimiliano Allegri’s back four, to Antonio Conte’s three-man defence.
Abbiati: ‘Napoli won’t defend’
Milan’s Christian Abbiati looks ahead to the visit of Napoli, warning that Benitez’s men ‘won’t come to defend’.
City to bid for Pogba but…
Manchester City could bid €62m for Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba according to reports, but the Bianconeri are unlikely to accept.
Agent: ‘Okaka focused on Samp’
Stefano Okaka’s agent says his client is focused on Sampdoria, and warns he would cost upwards of €10m.
Milan swap SES for Immobile?
There are reports that Milan no longer consider Stephan El Shaarawy unsellable, with a swap deal for Ciro Immobile mooted.
Week 15 referees announced
Daniele Doveri will officiate Sampdoria’s trip to Juventus as the Italian Referees’ Association announce the officials for Week 15.
Buffon: ‘I am not a legend’
Italy and Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon looks back on his career, but shies away from the tag of ‘legend’.
‘Juventus lacks a Ronaldo or Messi’
Gianluigi Buffon considers what Juventus lack in order to win the Champions League, and Ballon d’Or criteria.
‘Vidic not moving from Inter’
Rumours of Inter defender Nemanja Vidic's return to Manchester United have been dismissed as ‘nonsense’ by his agent.
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