LECCE NEWS

Giannelli Imbula believes Serie A and Lecce “will be more suited to my characteristics” than Stoke City. “I want to make up for a couple of disappointing years.”
Lecce have officially signed Stoke City midfielder Giannelli Imbula on loan with option to buy, becoming an obligation in certain conditions.
Stoke City midfielder Giannelli Imbula will be in Italy on Friday for his Lecce medical, completing a transfer worth €4m.
The Serie A Week 2 referees are announced as Daniele Orsato is given Juventus-Napoli and Marco Guida will oversee the Derby della Capitale.
Inter legend Sandro Mazzola claims Antonio Conte “really reminds me of Helenio Herrera: he gets inside your head.”
Stoke City midfielder Giannelli Imbula is on the verge of a loan move to Serie A new boys Lecce, claim Sportitalia.
Week 1 of the 2019-20 Serie A season set a new League record in stadium attendance.
Dries Mertens has been cleared to play for Napoli against Juventus this weekend after avoiding punishment for his dive.
Antonio Candreva capped off a great performance with a stunning goal as Inter beat Lecce 4-0. “I lost a year, I want to make up for it.”
Antonio Conte called Romelu Lukaku a “gentle giant” and set Inter’s Scudetto ambitions going after a 4-0 win over Lecce. “We mustn’t be a spark, we have to become dynamite.”
Lecce Coach Fabio Liverani was not entirely surprised by a 4-0 defeat to Inter at San Siro. “We proved we’re not afraid of this stadium.”
Marcelo Brozovic kept a lid on Inter enthusiasm after their 4-0 opening victory against Lecce. “Scudetto? Perhaps yes, perhaps no.”
It was the perfect start to Antonio Conte’s Inter career, a 4-0 victory over Lecce with Romelu Lukaku and Antonio Candreva among the scorers.
There are increasing reports Henrique Dalbert has agreed to join Fiorentina in exchange for Cristiano Biraghi to Inter.
Director Beppe Marotta said Inter felt “irritation” at Wanda Nara’s comments and warned Mauro Icardi will not be welcomed back.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from Inter’s debut Serie A game for Antonio Conte and Romelu Lukaku against new boys Lecce.
Lecce forward Gianluca Lapadula is sure they “won’t get nervous” against Inter tonight. “When you have determination, you can achieve great things.”
Nicolò Barella warns Lecce have nothing to lose, but Antonio Conte “has transmitted his winning mentality” to the Inter squad.
Romelu Lukaku, Lautaro Martinez and Stefano Sensi lead the way for Antonio Conte’s Inter against newly-promoted minnows Lecce.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from tonight’s seven Serie A games, including Udinese-Milan, Roma-Genoa and Sampdoria-Lazio.