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Roma will hold talks with Daniele De Rossi and Leandro Greco this week in an attempt to extend their contracts.
Juventus ace Alessandro Matri has already archived Sunday’s 3-0 win over Palermo. “Now let’s focus on the Lazio game.”
Simone Pepe of Juventus has no doubts as to who is responsible for his impressive 2011-12 campaign. “Antonio Conte trusts me.”
Milan legend Alessandro Costacurta thinks he knows the ideal candidate to replace Antonio Cassano. “Carlos Tevez would be perfect.”
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Luis Enrique was in ebullient mood after Roma’s impressive victory. “I am satisfied with both performance and result.”
Miralem Pjanic and Fernando Gago gave Roma a 2-1 win over Lecce, but they wasted numerous chances and had a corker incorrectly chalked off.
Francesco Totti and Jose Angel are dropped in favour of Erik Lamela and Rodrigo Taddei in tonight’s Roma-Lecce.
Claudio Marchisio is the top scorer at Juventus and reveals “Alessandro Matri tells me to stop!”
Serie B side Empoli have officially sacked Bepi Pillon to bring in Guido Carboni after their latest setback.
Franco Colomba credits Parma with determination and “our crown jewels” Sebastian Giovinco and Jonathan Biabiany to defeat Udinese.
Giuseppe Sannino admires Siena’s determination to fight back, which Stefano Colantuono says was only natural.
Alberto Malesani had a special dedication, but Attilio Tesser is left with regrets.
Vincenzo Montella defended Catania’s performance and Mimmo Di Carlo praised Chievo’s reaction.
Stefano Pioli apologised to the Bologna fans, while Cesena President Igor Campedelli relishes their first victory.
Devis Mangia feels Palermo “ought to go into psychoanalysis” to resolve their travel sickness.
Francesco Guidolin concedes he is “disappointed and bitter” after Udinese’s poor performance in Parma.
Antonio Conte hailed Juventus for piling forward after a long break to beat Palermo. “This was a dangerous match.”
Roma have confirmed Nicolas Burdisso went under the knife today and “the recovery time is six to seven months.”
Juventus are top of the table after thrashing Palermo, as Udinese tumble at the Tardini, while Genoa and Chievo scrape wins and Siena played a thriller with Atalanta.
Juventus have Alessandro Matri and Mirko Vucinic leading the way against Fabrizio Miccoli’s reshuffled Palermo.
Lucio, Douglas Maicon and Wesley Sneijder are among the Inter players missing their match with Trabzonspor.
Gokhan Inler tells Manchester City not to be swayed by their latest result. “We showed what we can do.”
A late Marco Parolo screamer gave Cesena a shock 1-0 victory away to local rivals Bologna – their first of the season.
Wesley Sneijder has been diagnosed with a second-degree thigh strain and will also miss Inter’s Champions League trip to Turkey.
Cagliari are furious with the officials after their defeat to Inter. “The referee was neutral for the last three minutes...”
Roma are reportedly set to ask the Argentina FA for compensation after Nicolas Burdisso’s injury.
Alexandre Pato made an impressive, albeit unlucky, comeback for Milan after two months. “I’ve been working on my muscles and my mind.”
Stefano Colantuono expects Atalanta to face a “ferocious” Siena side in today’s relegation tussle.
Franco Colomba tells Parma they have no reason to fear Serie A leaders Udinese. “We can cause them problems.”
Attilio Tesser concedes he could look to a potential record-breaker as Taka Morimoto adds to Novara’s injury woes.
Daniele Arrigoni wants to see a “gritty Cesena with the right attitude” in today’s Emilia-Romagna derby against Bologna.
Inter President Massimo Moratti believes the victory over Cagliari is a strong sign, even if “there is tension over our position in the table.”
Get prepared for all Sunday’s Serie A encounters, including Juventus-Palermo, Roma-Lecce and Parma-Udinese.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.

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