NOVARA NEWS

The owner of Serie C club Novara has tested positive for Coronavirus and is currently in hospital.
SPAL have announced permanent deals for four players, including last season’s top goalscorer Andrea Petagna.
Cristiano Giaretta, the man who brought Bruno Fernandes to Italy for €20,000, believes the Sporting Lisbon midfielder is “ready” for his €50m move to Manchester City.
Gianluca Sansone will become the first ever Italian player in Azerbaijan after flying in to sign for Neftci Baku.
Lazio spokesman Arturo Diaconale insists reporting racist and Anti-Semitic chants is “a form of psychosis focusing on either a minority or non-existent incidents.”
Novara Coach William Viali admits his team “became demoralised” too early into their 4-1 Coppa Italia defeat to Lazio.
Simone Inzaghi appreciated Lazio’s focus against Novara in the Coppa Italia, but had more complaints about VAR and rules on handball.
Lazio flattened Serie C side Novara 4-1 to reach the Coppa Italia quarter-final, where they will face either Inter or Benevento.
Igli Tare said the line-up chosen by Lazio against Novara confirms “how much we care about the Coppa Italia.”
Lazio goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha has warned his teammates not to “underestimate” today’s Coppa Italia opponents Novara.
Lazio have Ciro Immobile, Felipe Caicedo, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Luis Alberto in the starting XI of their Coppa Italia tie with Novara.
Joaquin Correa has been ruled out of Lazio’s Coppa Italia Round of 16 tie with Novara today after coming down with flu.
Lazio are taking no chances against Coppa Italia minnows Novara today, as Felipe Caicedo, Ciro Immobile and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic should start.
Simone Inzaghi assured Lazio are taking their Coppa Italia encounter with Novara very seriously. “We want to do well at all costs.”
The dates and kick-off times of the Coppa Italia Round of 16 have been confirmed, including Sampdoria-Milan, Bologna-Juventus and Inter-Benevento.
The ties for the Coppa Italia Last 16 have been confirmed, with Milan away at Sampdoria and Napoli welcoming Sassuolo.
Bologna midfielder Andrea Poli has received a one-match Coppa Italia ban after he was caught on camera uttering a blasphemous phrase.
Novara grabbed a last-gasp 3-2 win over Pisa in the Coppa Italia, to set up a Last 16 trip to the Stadio Olimpico to face Lazio.
Another twist in the seemingly endless Serie B saga, as an appeal has been accepted to suspend the order of a return to 22 teams.
A joint-appeal by Ternana, Robur Siena, Novara and Pro Vercelli for Serie B to scrap its revised 19-team format has been accepted.