GENOA NEWS

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Davide Nicola says Crotone were punished for giving away too many goalscoring chances in their 1-0 defeat to Genoa.
Davide Ballardini declared himself ‘very satisfied’ after a winning start to his third Genoa tenure.
Genoa made the ideal debut under new Coach Davide Ballardini, snatching a surprise 1-0 win away to Crotone thanks to Luca Rigoni.
Davide Ballardini makes his debut on the Genoa bench and revamps the side for this relegation dogfight against Crotone.
Davide Nicola believes Crotone’s improved recent form is down to a ‘better mentality’ shown by his players.
New Genoa Coach Davide Ballardini wants “passion and fire” from his players in the relegation showdown with Crotone.
After Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years, Serie A returns to brighten the post-apocalyptic gloom.
Sergio Pellissier has urged teammate Roberto Inglese to stay at Chievo. “He’s ready for Napoli, but I’m not sure Napoli are ready for him.”
Gianluca Rocchi has been confirmed as the referee for this weekend’s Derby della Capitale.
Genoa boss Davide Ballardini reveals he has not talked to his Swedish wife since Italy’s 1-0 defeat on Friday.
West Ham United left-back Arthur Masuaku confirms Napoli interest, but “Juventus, Genoa and Milan” are also watching him. “Our objective is Serie A.”
Atletico Madrid have reportedly set an €18m asking price for Napoli target Sime Vrsaljko.
Napoli are reportedly considering three goalkeepers to replace Pepe Reina, namely Mattia Perin, Geronimo Rulli and Bernd Leno.
Benevento released a statement warning the club is not for sale after Alessio Sundas publicly declared his intention to take over.
Sweden Captain Andreas Granqvist believes “the pressure is all on Italy” ahead of tomorrow’s game.
Serie A has announced its winter dates for this season, with matches spanning across Christmas and New Year.
It is reported that Napoli have made contact with Sime Vrsaljko with a view to signing him from Atletico Madrid.
Genoa general director Giorgio Perinetti says new Head Coach Davide Ballardini was the only man the club considered for the job.
New Genoa Coach Davide Ballardini says he wants to play Goran Pandev, having been barred from doing so at Lazio.