SASSUOLO NEWS

It is reported that Genoa’s Gianluca Lapadula suffered a fractured nose during this afternoon’s win over Sassuolo.
Davide Ballardini still believes there is room for Genoa to improve after an important 1-0 win over Sassuolo.
Check all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s five Serie A games, including Napoli-Verona, Milan-Crotone and SPAL-Lazio.
Genoa boss Davide Ballardini hails opponents Sassuolo as ‘an example to Italian football.’
As Serie A heads into the final round before the winter break, Juventus and Napoli are looking to break away at the top of the table.
Inter and Napoli are doing battle over Sassuolo winger Matteo Politano, who is prepared to leave in the January transfer window.
The referees have been assigned for Serie A Week 20, including Paolo Valeri for Fiorentina-Inter and Marco Guida for Roma-Atalanta.
Schalke 04 directors confirm “it’s all done” with Juventus to take Marko Pjaca on loan. “We just need his signature and a medical.”
Roma goalkeeper Alisson says “I’d have played well, even right away” after being backup to Wojciech Szczesny last season.
Torino are have reported identified Sassuolo’s Diego Falcinelli as the man to play backup to Andrea Belotti.
Sassuolo are reportedly interested in Koln defender Frederik Sørensen, as a replacement for Paolo Cannavaro.
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Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s nine Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Milan, Roma-Sassuolo, Inter-Lazio and Verona-Juventus.
Beppe Iachini was impressed by Sassuolo spirit in their comeback to draw with Roma and saluted Paolo Cannavaro on his retirement.
Eusebio Di Francesco criticised Roma for not making more of their advantage and allowing Sassuolo back into the game.
Roma were pegged back by Sassuolo with a late disallowed goal, Cagliari stunned Atalanta, Sampdoria left it late and Benevento made history.
Check out all the official line-ups for today’s six Serie A afternoon games, including Roma-Sassuolo, Torino-Genoa and Atalanta-Cagliari.
Eusebio Di Francesco relies on Patrik Schick against his former club, but Sassuolo are without Domenico Berardi due to injury.
Juventus are ready to send Marko Pjaca out on loan with Monaco, Atalanta, Schalke 04, Sassuolo and Zenit St Petersburg options.
Domenico Berardi picked up an injury in training and could be on the Sassuolo bench against Roma tomorrow.