GENOA NEWS

Genoa sacked director of sport Daniele Faggiano and brought back Francesco Marroccu after just three months. ‘It had to be done,’ insisted President Enrico Preziosi.
In a shock move, Genoa have officially fired director of sport Daniele Faggiano, who only joined the club in August.
Milan have reportedly set their sights on Genoa striker Gianluca Scamacca, currently on loan from Sassuolo, as an heir to Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Napoli, Lazio, Benevento, Genoa and Sampdoria have until December 1 to pay outstanding wages or risk a penalty.
Sampdoria striker Fabio Quagliarella will reportedly undergo tests tomorrow, as the Blucerchiati hope to have him back against Torino.
The last 16 of the Coppa Italia has been decided, with Juventus facing Genoa in Turin and Fiorentina host Inter at the Artemio Franchi.
Mayor of Naples Luigi De Magistris said Stadio San Paolo will be named after Diego Maradona next week and Serie A prepare ‘homage in the 10th minute’ of Week 9.
Gianluca Scamacca scored two and created another, as Genoa fought back from Sampdoria’s opening goal to set up a Coppa Italia Round of 16 tie with Juventus.
Sampdoria and Genoa meet in the Coppa Italia today, the first Derby della Lanterna in a knockout Cup game since 1996.
Watch a myriad of fans pay their tribute to Diego Armando Maradona at Casa Rosada, laying down flowers by the Pibe de Oro’s coffin.
Napoli and Argentina legend Diego Maradona died today aged 60 after a cardiac arrest. Messages to pay tribute to one of the best footballers of all time have arrived thick and fast through social media.
Sampdoria boss Claudio Ranieri has said tomorrow’s Coppa Italia game against Genoa is the first derby he coaches in a knock-out stage: ‘But nothing changes.’
Genoa have confirmed their goalkeeper Mattia Perin has picked up a biceps femoris injury.
Genoa confirm defender Davide Biraschi has dislocated his shoulder and is out of Thursday’s Coppa Italia derby with Sampdoria.
Luca Gotti concedes ‘luck was on our side’ as Udinese held out for a 1-0 win over Genoa that takes them away from the bottom three.
Rolando Maran insists Genoa ‘played better than Udinese’ and was left to rue a 1-0 defeat decided by VAR. ‘We deserved more.’
Udinese won a dramatic and potentially crucial relegation battle with Genoa, but there was drama in stoppages with a disallowed goal and red card.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s seven Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Benevento, Inter-Torino, Roma-Parma and Napoli-Milan.
Rodrigo De Paul’s strike proved enough for Udinese to beat sorry Genoa and clamber out of the relegation zone, but there was drama with a late disallowed goal and red card.
The Artemio Franchi clash between Fiorentina and Benevento is the first Sunday game of Serie A MD8. Cesare Prandelli makes is second debut on La...