SPAL NEWS

Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, including Sampdoria-Juventus, SPAL-Fiorentina and Inter-Atalanta.
Leonardo Semplici is pleased with SPAL’s new found ‘consistency’ after a third game without defeat.
Stefano Pioli praises Fiorentina for showing ‘grit’ to earn a draw at SPAL, although he admits there is room for improvement.
Federico Chiesa snatched a point from SPAL, but Fiorentina were fortunate not to fall at the Stadio Mazza.
See all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, including Sampdoria-Juventus, SPAL-Fiorentina and Benevento-Sassuolo.
SPAL boss Leonardo Semplici admits he is a Fiorentina fan but is eyeing an ‘important’ victory over his boyhood heroes.
Fiorentina are without Cyril Thereau and Milan Badelj for their trip to SPAL on Sunday afternoon.
Gianluca Rocchi has been confirmed as the referee for this weekend’s Derby della Capitale.
Serie A has announced its winter dates for this season, with matches spanning across Christmas and New Year.
Atalanta have been fined €20,000, after shrapnel from a firecracker injured a photographer.
SPAL general director Andrea Gazzoli praises the club’s start to life in Serie A but thinks they have deserved more points.
SPAL Coach Leonardo Semplici was left with regrets after a 1-1 draw against 10-man Atalanta. “We could’ve taken three points.”
Gian Piero Gasperini insists Atalanta were “damaged” by VAR and the Remo Freuler red card in their 1-1 draw with SPAL.
SPAL came back from a goal down to hold 10-man Atalanta and very nearly won it in stoppages, where they were denied by the upright.
Join us for build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, including Inter-Torino, Fiorentina-Roma, Chievo-Napoli, Juventus-Benevento, Sassuolo-Milan.
Leonardo Semplici says SPAL are more confident heading into today’s match with Atalanta, having beaten Genoa last week.
Gian Piero Gasperini is pleased with Atalanta’s Serie A and Europa League progress as they prepare to face SPAL.
Massimiliano Irrati has been announced as the referee for the Derby della Lanterna between Genoa and Sampdoria.
Former Milan and Fiorentina midfielder Stefano Salvatori, best known for his spell in Scotland with Heart of Midlothian, has passed away at the age of 49.
Erick Pulgar of Bologna and SPAL’s Pasquale Schiattarella are suspended for Serie A Week 12.