Nikola Kalinic has been left out of the Milan squad to face Chievo tomorrow due to a ‘technical decision’ and not injury.
Andrea Conti is back in the Milan squad after six months, but Nikola Kalinic, Alessio Romagnoli, Ignazio Abate and Davide Calabria are out.
Alessio Romagnoli is suffering from a muscular problem, ruling him out of both Milan-Chievo and Italy’s upcoming friendlies.
Gennaro Gattuso forgives Danny Welbeck for his Arsenal dive, warns Milan that Chievo represent “a trap” and won’t discuss his contract.
The referees have been announced for Week 29 of Serie A, with Paolo Tagliavento assigned to Sampdoria-Inter.
Chievo captain Sergio Pellissier believes his side will get relegated if they continue to demonstrate the same mentality.
It is reported that Chievo Coach Rolando Maran’s position is under threat after last night’s defeat to rivals Verona.
Rolando Maran warned Chievo “start a whole new type of campaign and we need a different mentality” after their 1-0 loss to Verona.
Fabio Pecchia assures “the objective is within our reach” as Hellas Verona beat neighbours Chievo to close the gap on the safety zone.
Verona defender Antonio Caracciolo knows “the importance of this goal, but we’re still down there” after beating Chievo 1-0.
Antonio Caracciolo’s strike proved the difference, as Hellas beat Chievo to win the Verona Derby and increase their survival hopes.
Chievo director of sport Giancarlo Romairone warns the team needs “focus, not fear” in tonight’s Verona Derby.
Join us for all the action as it happens from the Derby della Scala, a relegation dogfight between Hellas Verona and Chievo.
Verona are forced to do without Moise Kean in the Derby della Scala, while Chievo look to Roberto Inglese in this relegation tussle.
Verona are forced to do without Moise Kean for tonight’s Derby della Scala, as he joins Alessio Cerci and Mattia Valoti on the treatment table.
Contested for the first time in 1994, the Verona Derby made its Serie A debut in 2001 and became the fifth Italian city after Milan, Turin, Rome and Genoa to host such an occasion.
Tim Parks, author of A Season with Verona, is looking forward to tonight’s derby with Chievo. “It’s the football of identity against the modern game.”
Fabio Pecchia demands “the right mentality” from Hellas Verona in tonight’s Derby della Scala against Chievo. “Everything is wide open.”
Rolando Maran is due to make Chievo history in tonight’s Verona Derby, but concedes the result “means a lot” for the relegation battle.
All four battles remain unsolved in Europe's most entertaining league this year. The Scudetto, European spots and fight against relegation all hang in the balance.