Udinese twice fought back from a goal down to beat Empoli 3-2, despite Marvin Zeegelaar’s red card, in a result that could decide the relegation race.
Check the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A relegation dogfights, Cagliari v SPAL and Udinese v Empoli.
Empoli beat Napoli midweek, but Aurelio Andreazzoli warns today’s relegation showdown with Udinese is “a six-pointer.”
Udinese Coach Igor Tudor insists “the psychological aspect is crucial” in today’s relegation dogfight with Empoli.
The referees for Serie A Week 31 are announced as Michael Fabbri will oversee Saturday’s showdown between Juventus and Milan.
Sinisa Mihajlovic admits Bologna “lost to an Atalanta team that are stronger than we are, but must not lose hope. I have faith in the players.”
Atalanta took just 15 minutes to tear Bologna apart, including a Josip Ilicic brace, and this 4-1 win puts them within a point of fourth-placed Milan.
Join us for all the action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, Sassuolo v Chievo and Atalanta’s chance to go fifth against relegation-threatened Bologna.
Atalanta know that a victory would move them to within a point of Milan and fourth place, but Bologna need a result to escape the relegation zone.
Empoli President Fabrizio Corsi has revealed that he would ‘gladly’ sell midfielder Ismael Bennacer to Napoli.
Carlo Ancelotti was in no mood for excuses after Napoli’s 2-1 loss to Empoli in Serie A on Wednesday. “It was a deserved defeat.”
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s six Serie A games, including Empoli-Napoli, Roma-Fiorentina, Genoa-Inter and Torino-Sampdoria.
Napoli lost in Tuscany, as Piotr Zielinski scored against his old club, but Diego Farias and Giovanni Di Lorenzo gave Empoli a precious victory.
Napoli look to Arkadiusz Milik, Amin Younes and Adam Ounas for their trip to an Empoli side who just slipped into the bottom three.
Piotr Zielinski is back for Napoli, who could hand a start to Amin Younes against Empoli in Serie A tonight.
Aurelio Andreazzola insists Empoli proved they ‘weren’t Cinderella’ against Juventus as they host Napoli in Serie A on Tuesday.
Napoli pair Dries Mertens and Elseid Hysaj have been passed fit to face Empoli in Serie A on Wednesday.
Serie A has scrapped Boxing Day football from its calendar as next season marks the return of a festive winter break.
Serie A has announced changes to its Week 34-37 fixtures, with the Derby d’Italia between Inter and Juventus a Saturday-night showdown on April 27.
Empoli’s President has claimed that Napoli, Roma and Inter are all interested in signing midfielder Ismael Bennacer.