BOLOGNA NEWS

Sampdoria ended their negative streak with a 4-1 victory, including Fabio Quagliarella brace, but Bologna self-destructed.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, SPAL v Empoli, Fiorentina v Juventus and Sampdoria v Bologna.
Sampdoria choose two trequartisti behind Fabio Quagliarella, as Bologna transform their attack to cause an upset.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo predicts Bologna will play a direct game tomorrow but that “can’t change my approach”.
Bologna Coach Filippo Inzaghi insists he doesn’t fear his job is on the line against Sampdoria - “the club and the team trust me”.
Bologna Coach Filippo Inzaghi reportedly needs a result against Sampdoria, with Sinisa Mihajlovic being considered to replace him.
The referees for Week 14 of Serie A have been announced, with Daniele Orsato assigned to Fiorentina-Juventus.
Atalanta’s Josip Ilicic has been given a two-match ban, while Juventus, Udinese and Roma were fined for anti-Neapolitan chants.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s six Serie A games, including Parma v Sassuolo, Napoli v Chievo, Lazio v Milan and the exhilarating Genoa Derby.
Stefano Pioli insists Fiorentina “deserved the victory” after their 0-0 draw with Bologna and shrugged off talk of a crisis.
Fiorentina have played five consecutive Serie A stalemates for the first time in nearly 29 years.
Fiorentina were held to a fifth stalemate on the trot, as Bologna goalkeeper Lukasz Skorupski performed heroics.
Check out the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games Napoli v Chievo, Bologna v Fiorentina and Empoli v Atalanta.
Stefano Pioli feels Fiorentina performances have been “70 per cent positive” and only need small adjustments against Bologna.
Marko Pjaca will miss Fiorentina’s match with Bologna on Sunday, as he returned from international duty injured.
The draw for the 2019 Under-21 European Championship, hosted by Italy, pits the Azzurri against Spain, Belgium and Poland.
Manchester United are sending talent scouts to watch Fiorentina and Serbia defender Nikola Milenkovic.
Luca Banti has been announced as the referee for Lazio-Milan on Sunday evening.
Roberto Donadoni hopes to return to the bench “as soon as possible”, but being Milan Coach one day “doesn’t only depend on me”.
Southampton forward Manolo Gabbiadini could be making a return to Serie A for Fiorentina or Bologna.