Maurizio Sarri was not happy at Parma keeping Juventus under pressure. “I prefer to concede on the counter than spend 10-15 minutes in our own half.”
Cristiano Ronaldo admits Parma “are very organised and tough to beat,” but relished his brace to send Juventus clear at the top.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Milan-Udinese, Lecce-Inter, Genoa-Roma and Juventus-Parma.
Gennaro Gattuso announced that the Napoli squad had decided to go into a training retreat last night, but it has already been cut short.
Ciro Immobile bagged a hat-trick and added an assist, as Lazio made history by thrashing Sampdoria 5-1 for their 11th straight Serie A victory.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis reportedly wishes he could sack Gennaro Gattuso and recall Carlo Ancelotti, who has a new job at Everton.
Cagliari coach Rolando Maran says his side need to regain their composure following a string of defeats. “We have to try and recover the rhythm we had in the first half of the season.”
Napoli are going into a training retreat ahead of their games with Lazio and Juventus. “The squad made the decision,” said Gennaro Gattuso.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s three Serie A games, Lazio-Sampdoria, Sassuolo-Torino and Napoli-Fiorentina.
Sampdoria coach Claudio Ranieri felt like “eating my players alive with some oil, salt and pepper” after their disastrous 5-1 defeat to Lazio.
Simone Inzaghi said Lazio “made it look easy, but it certainly was not” after flattening Sampdoria 5-1, while Ciro Immobile is “a real team player.”
Ciro Immobile insists Lazio are not looking at a Scudetto push yet, but he would love to beat Gonzalo Higuain’s all-time Serie A scoring record.
Ciro Immobile is the form striker this season, as he has contributed directly to 29 Serie A goals for Lazio, more than any player in Europe’s top five leagues.
Ciro Immobile scored a hat-trick, provided an assist and inspired Lazio to a record 11th Serie A win in a row, crushing Sampdoria 5-1.
Lazio aim for a new club record of 11 consecutive Serie A victories, as Felipe Caicedo and Jony support Ciro Immobile, but Fabio Quagliarella is out for Sampdoria.
Lazio welcome Sampdoria at the Olimpico this afternoon and an 11th straight win will mean they write themselves into the Serie A history books.
Adrien Rabiot is relishing the Scudetto race in his debut Serie A season. “It’s good for Juventus that Inter and Lazio could win it.”
The changes to the Serie A fixture list have been announced from Week 23 to 30, including Inter-Milan, Lazio-Inter, Juventus-Inter, Milan-Roma, Napoli-Roma and the Turin Derby.
Lazio boss Simone Inzaghi says their goal is to “start the second half of the season as we ended the first,” ahead of their clash with Sampdoria.
Claudio Ranieri has warned Sampdoria that they “can’t relax” after the 5-1 win over Brescia and wants to see the “same spirit” against Lazio.