The Lega Serie A has confirmed the dates for the Coppa Italia semi-finals, with Atalanta-Juventus on January 30 and Milan-Lazio the following day.
Gian Piero Gasperini hailed Atalanta for an “extraordinary” 2-1 win away to Roma when down to 10 men. The lads have great belief in themselves.”
It’s reported Torino have sacked Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic following their Coppa Italia exit to Juventus, with Walter Mazzarri an early contender to take over.
Max Allegri ignored VAR questions after the 2-0 victory over Torino, but made it clear their “objective” is to retain the Coppa Italia.
Sinisa Mihajlovic refused to speak to the media, so Torino assistant manager Attilio Lombardo hit out at the controversial Juventus goal.
Juventus beat Torino 2-0 with Douglas Costa and a very controversial Mario Mandzukic goal to set up a Coppa Italia Semi-Final with Atalanta.
Juventus rely on Paulo Dybala and Douglas Costa against M’Baye Niang’s Torino in the Derby della Mole for the Coppa Italia Quarter-Final.
Kalidou Koulibaly’s agent insists the defender “wants to win everything”, despite claims Napoli are focusing solely on the Scudetto.
RAI Sport will show tonight’s Juventus-Torino game without commentary, in protest over subscription-based television.
Maurizio Sarri told off Napoli for concentrating more on Serie A than the Coppa Italia after their exit to Atalanta. “We were tip-toeing.”