PARMA NEWS

Empoli won a five-goal thriller at Cesena to further increase their lead, while Palermo and Bari stalled again, but Frosinone and Parma got away victories.
Maurizio Zamparini claims Parma were “helped” to beat Palermo last night, with the Ducali asking the Lega Serie B to take action.
Globoesporte report that former Inter, Roma, Fiorentina and Parma striker Adriano has been hospitalised in a private facility.
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon names his save from Filippo Inzaghi’s header in the Champions League final as perhaps his best.
Antonio and Emanuele Filippini were the twins who lit up Serie A in the 1990s and now they face off as Coaches in Serie D.
Former Milan and Parma man Jesper Blomqvist has opened his own pizza restaurant in Sweden, inspired by “my time in Italy.”
It’s a massive round for Empoli, who beat Venezia in a 3-2 thriller to break clear, as Palermo held by 10-man Novara, Frosinone stall and Parma lose in Entella.
Juventus and Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon explains “as long as I want to suffer, to fight, I’ll continue”.
This afternoon’s Serie B games Parma-Palermo and Pro Vercelli-Perugia have both been snowed off.
Former Parma Coach Nevio Scala admits he is torn by news Gigi Buffon could extend his Italy career. “It’s an embarrassing situation.”
Parma and Venezia shared the spoils in a play-off battle, while Spezia crushed Salernitana in the early Serie B games.
President Maurizio Setti says sporting success “always comes after balancing the books” meaning “Verona won’t do what Parma did”.
Empoli destroyed Parma 4-0 to consolidate their leadership and Palermo were toppled in stoppages, but Cittadella, Bari and Venezia climb.
Parma converted a late penalty to at least pick up a point against Perugia, while a George Puscas hat-trick crushed Cittadella.
Gigi Buffon celebrates his 40th birthday today and the Juventus captain admits he hasn’t decided if this is his final season. “The future is the least of my problems.”
Happy 40th birthday to Gianluigi Buffon! In this special collection of features, Football Italia looks back on the goalkeeper’s amazing career.
Sassuolo have for the first time opened the door to sending Matteo Politano to Napoli, according to Sky Sport Italia.
Benevento have officially confirmed that Amato Ciciretti has been loaned to Parma for the remainder of his contract.
After links with Getafe, it seems as if Benevento will loan Amato Ciciretti to Parma for six months until his free transfer to Napoli.
Amato Ciciretti is heading to Napoli in June, but Genoa have now overtaken Getafe as favourites for the Benevento forward’s loan.