Max Allegri warns Chievo won’t be an easy game for Juventus, and notes “Napoli never had four 1-0 wins in the first 20 league games before”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri says Gianluigi Buffon will start in the Coppa Italia on Tuesday, and hasn’t decided on his future yet.
Massimiliano Irrati has been announced as the referee for Sunday’s Milan-Lazio game.
Sassuolo have for the first time opened the door to sending Matteo Politano to Napoli, according to Sky Sport Italia.
Emanuele Giaccherini has accepted a move to Chievo, reports suggest, but they need Napoli to pay part of his salary.
Gianluigi Buffon has returned to training with his Juventus teammates, after close to two months out with injury.
Rolando Maran maintains Chievo’s 5-1 defeat to Lazio “is not a result that accurately reflects the two performances.”
Join us for all the action from today’s nine Serie A games, including Atalanta-Napoli, Lazio-Chievo, Sampdoria-Fiorentina, Cagliari-Milan and Inter-Roma.
Simone Inzaghi backs Lazio’s forwards to cope with the absence of Ciro Immobile in the coming weeks.
Ciro Immobile limped off with a muscular injury in Lazio’s 5-1 win over Chievo and the chief medic warned “we’ll have a diagnosis in 48 hours.”
Lazio ran riot against Chievo with a Sergej Milinkovic-Savic brace, while Fabio Quagliarella’s hat-trick crushed Fiorentina, but Crotone stunned Verona.
Lazio director Igli Tare confirmed Stefan de Vrij is ready to sign a new contract, but the release clause “would be valid within and outside Italy.”
Lazio have a surprisingly poor record against Chievo, but hope Capocannoniere Ciro Immobile and on-form Luis Alberto can change that.
Check all the confirmed line-ups for this afternoon’s six Serie A games, including Lazio-Chievo, Sampdoria-Fiorentina and Sassuolo-Torino.
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran says today’s opponents Lazio ‘have no weaknesses.’
Simone Inzaghi welcomes Martin Caceres to the Lazio squad and hopes they can “end the taboo” against Chievo tomorrow.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent confirmed the Napoli winger would “very happily join Chievo and negotiations continue, but won’t lower his salary.”
Emanuele Giaccherini is reportedly keen to move to Chievo, but Napoli would have to contribute part of his wage.
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner has denied reports of an approach for Chievo midfielder Samuel Bastien.
Davide Massa has been announced as the referee for this Sunday’s clash between Inter and Roma.