LECCE NEWS

Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Bologna-Lecce, Roma-Fiorentina, Verona-Lazio and potential Scudetto decider Juventus-Sampdoria.
It was an extraordinary five-goal thriller, as Bologna went 2-0 up within five minutes, Lecce got it back to 2-2, forced a goal-line clearance, then Musa Barrow won it in stoppages.
According to Sportitalia, Eusebio Di Francesco has turned down the Alaves job, as he has interest from Torino, Fiorentina and Cagliari.
Bologna coach Sinisa Mihajlovic is no fan of playing Lecce behind closed doors. ‘It’s frigid football. It feels worse than a training session.’
Fabio Liverani warns Lecce have ‘only one option here and that is to win’ away to Bologna in their battle to avoid relegation.
The full list of referees for Serie A’s Week 36 fixtures is released, with Francesco Fourneau given Juventus-Sampdoria.
Serie A’s Disciplinary Commission has confirmed that Lazio winger Manuel Lazzari and Udinese defender William Troost-Ekong has been given one-match suspensions.
Genoa coach Davide Nicola reveals the derby win against Sampdoria ‘pleased’ the Grifone but wants ‘maximum attention’ against Inter on Saturday.
Fabio Liverani accepts Lecce’s fate is no longer in their hands after their 3-1 win against Brescia but claims the coronavirus lockdown ‘devastated’ them.
Gianluca Lapadula kept Lecce hopes alive and mathematically doomed Brescia to relegation, despite the Rondinelle scoring a truly chaotic goal.
Gianluca Lapadula was inspirational to keep Lecce’s slender hopes of Serie A safety alive, but Brescia are sent to Serie B.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s SIX Serie A games, including Parma-Napoli, Inter-Fiorentina, SPAL-Roma and the Genoa Derby.
Check all the official starting line-ups for this evening’s Serie A games, Sampdoria-Genoa, SPAL-Roma, Inter-Fiorentina, Lecce-Brescia and Torino-Verona.
AIA has announced the referees for Serie A Week 35, with Piero Giacomelli given Inter-Fiorentina and Antonio Giua the match official when Napoli travel to Parma.
France Football has confirmed that the Ballon d’Or 2020 will not be assigned. ‘The winners of last year’s edition will have no successors’.
The Disciplinary Commission has announced that Napoli must cope without suspended Arkadiusz Milik against Parma on Wednesday.
Coach Davide Nicola has claimed the 2-1 win against Lecce gave Genoa ‘an advantage’ in the relegation battle but warned ‘it’s not over yet’.
Brescia coach Diego Lopez was happy with the performance against SPAL and claimed the Rondinelle ‘can’t give up’ on salvation.
It was a dramatic, chaotic and unexpected relegation dogfight at Marassi, as Genoa squeezed past Lecce 2-1 with a missed penalty haunting Marco Mancosu.
Fabio Liverani felt Lecce lost ‘an impossible match’ against Genoa but assured ‘we keep believing’ in Serie A survival.