LECCE NEWS

Paulo Dybala and Matthijs de Ligt are suspended for Juventus against Milan, while Sassuolo, Torino and Lecce also have bans.
It’s rarely dull watching Sassuolo at the moment and they provided another six-goal thriller against struggling Lecce, with Francesco Caputo, Jeremie Boga and Mert Muldur the picks of the bunch.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s three big Serie A games, the Derby della Mole Juventus-Torino, Sassuolo-Lecce and a reshuffled Lazio take on Milan.
Sassuolo continued their extraordinary scoring streak, but it was tougher than expected to get the better of Lecce in a 4-2 thriller.
The referees for Serie A’s Week 30 fixtures are announced, with Fabio Maresca given the Derby della Mole and Napoli-Roma going to Marco Di Bello.
Lecce coach Fabio Liverani believes ‘a strong mentality’ can be the difference in the relegation battle this season, as his men take on Sassuolo.
Coach Claudio Ranieri has warned SPAL will be a ‘tougher’ opponent than Lecce but has been extremely happy with Sampdoria’s mentality in recent weeks.
Fabio Maresca will oversee his first Derby della Mole between Juventus-Torino, after AIA announced the referees for Saturday’s matches.
Lecce coach Fabio Liverani believes he can still keep the Giallorossi in Serie A but admits the defeat to Sampdoria will be ‘hard to digest’.
Sampdoria coach Claudio Ranieri praised the importance of Gaston Ramirez and claims the three points against Lecce ‘helps us breathe’.
Gaston Ramirez had luck on his side as his two penalties gave Sampdoria a 2-1 win against relegation rivals Lecce at the Via del Mare.
Sampdoria took all three points in this trip to Lecce, but there were only penalties at the Stadio Via del Mare – some of them contentious.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Inter-Brescia, SPAL-Milan, Fiorentina-Sassuolo and Verona-Parma.
Check the official line-ups from this evening’s four Serie A games, Verona-Parma, SPAL-Milan, Fiorentina-Sassuolo and Lecce-Sampdoria.
Fabio Liverani has called Lecce’s Serie A match against Sampdoria this evening ‘crucial’ but is confident his side are ‘growing’ at the right time.
Join us for the build-up and action as it happens from today's two big Serie A games, as Torino host Lazio and Juventus are in Genoa.
The referees for Serie A’s Week 29 fixtures have been announced, with Davide Massa given Torino-Lazio and Genoa-Juventus going to Gianpaolo Calvarese.
Refereeing designator Nicola Rizzoli says Serie A would ‘consider’ VAR challenge and claims there are ‘more controversies’ in Italy.
Lazio are on the verge of equalling the record for most penalties in a single Serie A season, but there have been more spot-kicks this term in general too.
Fiorentina striker Dusan Vlahovic has received a two-match ban for his elbow on Patric, while Lazio coach Simone Inzaghi is suspended for the Torino trip.