Mattia Destro ended his year-long goal drought and Danilo hit the bar, but Lukas Lerager’s first strike in Serie A gave Genoa a precious point away to Bologna.
Milan star Krzysztof Piatek has scored against 12 different clubs this season, but Cagliari are one of the few to have escaped him.
Bologna have been revitalised under Sinisa Mihajlovic and hope to climb out of the bottom three as they host Antonio Sanabria’s Genoa.
Rolando Maran noted Cagliari “kept Krzysztof Piatek quiet a month ago and will try to repeat” that achievement now he’s at Milan.
Sinisa Mihajlovic told his revitalised Bologna that they “need the success” against Genoa and have no other thoughts except victory.
Cesare Prandelli acknowledges Bologna have “more courage” with Sinisa Mihajlovic, but insists Genoa are going there for the win, even against his own family.
Genoa insist they were ‘not crazy’ to hand Juventus €18m for injured midfielder Stefano Sturaro. “We’ve pulled off an excellent deal.”
Genoa goalkeeper Ionut Radu has asserted that new boy Antonio Sanabria is ‘no worse’ than predecessor Krzysztof Piatek.
Former Juventus and Italy attacker Raffaele Palladino is reportedly set for a return to football with Serie C side Casertana.
Genoa boss Cesare Prandelli claims the Grifone ‘aren’t just a club’ as ‘they embody the culture of football’.
The referees for Serie A Week 23 are announced as Gianpaolo Calvarese will officiate Napoli’s clash with Fiorentina on Saturday.
New signing Romulo “wanted to come to Lazio at all costs” and believes they play “the best football in Italy” right now.
There are numerous questions being asked after Juventus sold Stefano Sturaro for €18m, making him the most expensive Genoa signing ever.
Juventus have announced that Genoa have signed Stefano Sturaro permanently in a €16.5m deal.
Genoa’s sporting director claims Milan new boy Krzysztof Piatek is ‘programmed to become a great goalscorer’.
Inter have avoided another ban for racism, despite the FIGC confirming Bologna defender Ibrahima Mbaye was abused by a minority on Sunday.
Former Roma, Fiorentina and Genoa right-back Aleandro Rosi has joined Serie B side Perugia.
Juventus are reportedly closing in on a deal to sign Genoa defender Cristian Romero for a fee in the region of €30m.
Genoa have confirmed that Juventus are ‘very interested’ in signing Cristian Romero but insist ‘we’d like to keep’ the defender.
Juventus target Cristian Romero has expressed his relief at the transfer window closing. “It’s over and I’m only thinking about Genoa.”