PARMA NEWS

Parma, Fiorentina and Juventus are tracking Hajduk Split centre-back Mario Vuskovic, according to the Corriere dello Sport.
Ante Coric’s agent-father has confirmed that ‘we’ve had some calls’ for the out-of-favour Roma midfielder.
As talks with Olympique Marseille break down, it’s rumoured Mario Balotelli has been offered to Parma, Sampdoria, Bologna and Sassuolo.
Trabzonspor midfielder Juraj Kucka is hours away from his return to Serie A for Parma on a contract to June 2022.
Chelsea could release Davide Zappacosta on loan with option to buy for €15m to Lazio, according to Il Messaggero newspaper.
Parma are said to be in talks with Juraj Kucka and Alessandro Matri, while laying the groundwork for Young Boys winger Loris Benito.
Parma are reinforcing with imminent deals for Lazio defender Martin Caceres and Juventus youth team midfielder Manolo Portanova.
Parma are said to be tracking LA Galaxy’s French winger Romain Alessandrini in the January transfer window.
Fabio Cannavaro hopes Napoli triumph in the Europa League, but warns “the only way they’ll take the Scudetto off Juventus is by signing Lionel Messi.”
Fabio Cannavaro believes Napoli should aim to win the Europa League - “I don’t know why, over time, Italian teams have snubbed this competition”.
Former Parma and Juventus defender Lilian Thuram “would close all Serie A stadiums for a weekend” when incidents of racism occur.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s 10 Serie A games, including Juventus v Sampdoria, Empoli-Inter, Lazio-Torino, Parma-Roma, Napoli-Bologna and Milan-SPAL.
Eusebio Di Francesco praised Roma’s 2-0 win away to Parma, noting they “do a lot of work on set plays” to create goals.
Cengiz Under scored one and provided the assist for Bryan Cristante’s header, as Roma conquered Parma 2-0 at the Tardini.
Roma director of sport Monchi warned the talk around 19-year-old Nicolò Zaniolo “is probably not helping him.”
Check the official line-ups from all this afternoon’s Serie A games, including Lazio-Torino, Genoa v Fiorentina, Sassuolo-Atalanta and Chievo-Frosinone.
Gervinho takes on his former club as Parma welcome a Roma side with Edin Dzeko and Justin Kluivert in the starting XI.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco is “in total agreement” with Carlo Ancelotti that players should be taken off the pitch if they are subjected to racial abuse.
The referees for Serie A Week 19 have been announced, with all 10 on Boxing Day given the Saturday off.
Roberto D’Aversa believes Parma are being “underestimated” after their surprise 1-0 win allowed them to catch Fiorentina in the table.