CAGLIARI NEWS

Frederik Sorensen is reportedly heading back to Serie A after his FC Koln experience, with Atalanta, Sassuolo and Cagliari interested.
Cagliari are reportedly closing in on a deal to sign Werder Bremen defender Luca Caldirola.
Cagliari forward Joao Pedro has been given a four-match ban for simulation and then stamping on Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa.
Diego Lopez concedes Cagliari made “too many mistakes” and were bound to be punished by Fiorentina in a 1-0 home defeat.
Khouma Babacar scored the winner for Fiorentina against Cagliari tonight, but is “not happy with the fact I’ve not started a game.”
Stefano Pioli praised Fiorentina for their determination and “defensive solidity” to earn a 1-0 win away to Cagliari, but told off match-winner Khouma Babacar.
Fiorentina wasted numerous chances and forced a series of saves until Khouma Babacar flicked on Federico Chiesa’s assist to conquer Cagliari.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s two Serie A games, Chievo-Bologna and Cagliari-Fiorentina.
Fiorentina are edging closer to the European places and visit a Cagliari side still smarting from the last-gasp defeat to Roma.
Fiorentina Coach Stefano Pioli doesn’t want to talk about Europe, but hopes Andrea Della Valle will return to the stadium.
Former Chievo, Inter, Valencia and Manchester City striker Bernardo Corradi revealed his eight-year-old son is seriously ill.
Gerson said Roma are relishing their season so far. “We’re proving everyone wrong who said we’d go nowhere and we won’t stop now.”
Cagliari Coach Diego Lopez claims VAR is not used the same way for incidents in favour of Roma or the smaller clubs. “I’d like to see if the roles were reversed.”
Cagliari goalkeeper Alessio Cragno has doubts over the Roma penalty, but had studied Diego Perotti’s spot-kick technique.
Eusebio Di Francesco complained Cagliari “clearly came here looking for a point” and the 1-0 result in stoppages doesn’t reflect Roma’s performance.
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Federico Fazio was sure Roma would find the goal “eventually” after a stoppage-time win over Cagliari. “We spent the entire second half in their final third.”
VAR was the protagonist in Roma’s last-gasp victory over Cagliari, as it awarded a penalty – that Diego Perotti saw parried – and a Federico Fazio winner.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, Inter-Udinese, Torino-Napoli and Roma-Cagliari.
Alessandro Florenzi warns Cagliari “have a lot of quality in midfield” and trusts he can build a Roma partnership with Patrik Schick.