A bizarre own goal from Salernitana ‘keeper Alessandro Micai gifted Benevento the victory this evening.
Serie B side Benevento have signed Werder Bremen defender Luca Caldirola on a permanent basis.
Sassuolo have agreed terms for Lecce centre-back Fabio Lucioni, claim Sky Sport Italia.
Luciano Spalletti complimented both Inter and Benevento for their performances and attitudes in the Coppa Italia Round of 16.
Cristian Bucchi can’t believe Benevento lost 6-2 to Inter in the Coppa Italia. “We had the same number of scoring opportunities.”
Lautaro Martinez and Antonio Candreva bagged braces as Inter beat Benevento 6-2 to set up a Coppa Italia quarter-final with Lazio.
Ivan Perisic warned Inter “know from past experiences that if you are not 100 per cent focused, you can lose” to Benevento.
Inter start Ivan Perisic, Mauro Icardi and Lautaro Martinez together as they host minnows Benevento in the Coppa Italia Round of 16.
Benevento Coach Cristian Bucchi wants to relish “an historic occasion” in their first ever Coppa Italia Round of 16 tie against Inter.
Luciano Spalletti confirmed the Coppa Italia “is certainly an objective” for Inter and they learned not to underestimate Benevento.
Simone Inzaghi appreciated Lazio’s focus against Novara in the Coppa Italia, but had more complaints about VAR and rules on handball.
Lazio flattened Serie C side Novara 4-1 to reach the Coppa Italia quarter-final, where they will face either Inter or Benevento.
Lazio have Ciro Immobile, Felipe Caicedo, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Luis Alberto in the starting XI of their Coppa Italia tie with Novara.
Inter have decided not to appeal their stadium ban but have asked for children to fill one of San Siro’s stands for their next Serie A game against Sassuolo.
Parma are said to be in talks with Juraj Kucka and Alessandro Matri, while laying the groundwork for Young Boys winger Loris Benito.
Antonio Nocerino has officially terminated his contract with Benevento, amid reports the ex-Orlando City midfielder will return to MLS.
Frosinone have officially appointed former Benevento boss Marco Baroni as their new Coach.
Multiple reports state Frosinone have sacked Moreno Longo, and will replace him with Marco Baroni.
The dates and kick-off times of the Coppa Italia Round of 16 have been confirmed, including Sampdoria-Milan, Bologna-Juventus and Inter-Benevento.
The ties for the Coppa Italia Last 16 have been confirmed, with Milan away at Sampdoria and Napoli welcoming Sassuolo.