Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini has returned to training with the group, as the Bianconeri resume work after the 2-0 defeat to Barcelona last night.
Torino needed extra time to get past Lecce and reach the Coppa Italia Fourth Round, while Cagliari, Spezia and Cosenza also progressed.
Spezia goalkeeper Ivan Provedel said the 2-2 draw with Parma on Sunday left the newly promoted side with ‘a bitter taste in the mouth’.
Join us for the build-up and action as it happens from today’s five Serie A games, including Cagliari-Crotone, Benevento-Napoli, Fiorentina-Udinese and Juventus-Verona.
Spezia were left frustrated at the Stadio Tardini, as they fumbled a 2-0 lead and hit the frame of the goal three times, pegged back by a stoppage-time Parma penalty.
Parma coach Fabio Liverani insists it was not easy to prepare the game with 11 players out of action as he shows his satisfaction for a home 2-2 draw against Spezia.
Spezia coach Vincenzo Italiano admits he’s torn after a 2-2 draw away to Parma. ‘I don’t know if I should be angry or happy.’
Spezia left the Stadio Tardini very frustrated, as they were leading 2-0, hit the woodwork three times, but were denied by a stoppage-time penalty.
Spezia have announced that their defender Martin Erlic has tested positive for Covid-19 and that he is asymptomatic.
COVID-19 cases continue to surge in Italy, so Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte ordered new limits on sport, playing games behind closed doors again.
Spezia announce that one player and two members of staff have tested positive for COVID-19.
Fiorentina are reportedly prepared to continue with Beppe Iachini at the helm, even after the draw with Spezia on Sunday.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s five Serie A games, including Sassuolo targeting second place at Bologna, Spezia-Fiorentina and Roma-Benevento.
Fiorentina’s Director of sport Daniele Pradé says Rocco Commisso is ‘sorry for the fans’ after La Viola’s 2-2 draw against Spezia.
Spezia staged a determined fightback after their nightmare start to Fiorentina, as they were 2-0 down within four minutes.
Vincenzo Italiano was pleased with Spezia’s reaction to draw 2-2 with Fiorentina. ‘If we’d believed a little more, we could’ve won.’
Fiorentina will have regrets after this 2-2 draw, as they scored two goals in five minutes and then stopped, allowing Spezia the thrilling comeback.
Check the official line-ups for this afternoon’s Serie A games, Spezia-Fiorentina and Torino-Cagliari.
Spezia have announced that player Giulio Maggiore tested positive for COVID-19 after international duty with the Italy Under-21 squad.
Spezia coach Vincenzo Italiano assures they will face Fiorentina ‘without fear, as we have our idea of football’ and don’t intend to change for anyone.