LECCE NEWS

Fabio Liverani believes Lecce and Sassuolo have a similar approach to the game. “We try to win three points playing football.”
Sassuolo boss Roberto De Zerbi isn't happy with his side's position in the table, but insists "we have to play our way out" against Lecce.
Torino director general Antonio Comi was pleased with their performance against Juventus, but wants more “consistency” on handball.
The referees for Serie A Week 11 have been announced as Gianluca Rocchi is given the Derby della Sole between Roma and Napoli.
Coach Fabio Liverani says 10-man Lecce would have won at Sampdoria without the second yellow to Panagiotis Tachtsidis.
Claudio Ranieri felt 'everything was going against' Sampdoria until a late goal to grab a vital point against Lecce on Wednesday.
It was a fiery and ill-tempered encounter at Marassi, decided by VAR and ultimately goal-line technology on a stoppage-time Sampdoria equaliser.
Join us for the build-up and action from SEVEN Serie A games, including Napoli-Atalanta, Juventus-Genoa, Udinese-Roma and Lazio-Torino.
Check all the official line-ups from this evening’s six Serie A games, including Lazio-Torino, Sampdoria-Lecce and Sassuolo-Fiorentina.
Claudio Ranieri has warned his Sampdoria players that they will only move up the table if they are “men who want to face their difficulties”.
Maurizio Sarri confirmed Miralem Pjanic and Gonzalo Higuain could miss the Genoa game, but wants Juventus to “be more determined in front of goal.”
Miralem Pjanic has reassured Juventus fans that the injury he suffered against Lecce does not look serious.
The referees for Serie A Week 10 have been announced as Piero Giacomelli oversee Napoli’s Champions League clash with Atalanta.
Gianluigi Buffon has assured that he still feels “important” for Juventus, despite his lack of game time this season.
Juventus were held to only their second stalemate of the Serie A season, as Lecce hit back in a game of two penalties.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s three Serie A games, Lecce-Juventus, Inter-Parma and Thiago Motta’s Genoa debut against Brescia.
Juventus forward Gonzalo Higuain has been taken to hospital for tests and given stitches after a nasty head injury during the 1-1 draw with Lecce.
Maurizio Sarri reassured fans after Gonzalo Higuain’s head injury, but felt Juventus “took it a bit easy” in the 1-1 draw with Lecce and assumed they’d win.
Lecce assistant manager Manuel Coppola enjoyed “a great debut” standing in for Fabio Liverani for a 1-1 draw with Juventus.
It was a tale of two penalties, as Paulo Dybala and Marco Mancosu – for yet another Matthijs de Ligt handball – saw Lecce hold Juventus 1-1.