VERONA NEWS

Roma's Daniele De Rossi has been given a two-match ban for his slap on Gianluca Lapadula in the draw with Genoa.
There are reports Sassuolo have fired Coach Cristian Bucchi and brought in former Udinese and Palermo boss Beppe Iachini.
Sassuolo will meet with Beppe Iachini today, as Coach Cristian Bucchi is set for the axe after a 2-0 home defeat to Verona.
Cristian Bucchi insists “a Coach can train tactics and fitness, but not character” after Sassuolo crumbled to a 2-0 home defeat against Verona.
Fabio Pecchia trusts the win away to Sassuolo can propel Verona forward this season and bring them much-needed “belief.”
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s four Serie A games: Bologna-Sampdoria, Sassuolo-Verona, Chievo-SPAL and Inter visiting Cagliari.
Sassuolo are on the verge of sacking Coach Cristian Bucchi after a 2-0 home defeat to Hellas Verona, with Beppe Iachini the favourite to take over.
Hellas Verona ended their run of five consecutive defeats despite going down to 10 men, which only highlighted how poor Sassuolo are this season.
Check the line-ups for today’s two 17.00 GMT games, as there’s a Sassuolo v Verona relegation showdown and Chievo host SPAL.
Davide Massa will referee Lazio-Fiorentina on Sunday evening, as the Week 14 referees are announced.
Verona sporting director Filippo Fusco says it would be “pointless” to sack Coach Fabio Pecchia at this point.
Around 300 Verona ultras gathered outside the Bentegodi to protest after tonight’s defeat to Bologna.
Verona Coach Fabio Pecchia says there’s “great anger, great sorrow” after the Bologna loss - “I’m struggling to think that we lost this game”.
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni hails “an important result” against Verona, but “I expect more” from Mattia Destro.
Bologna fell behind twice in Verona, but Godfred Donsah's strike secured a valuable three points in a thrilling game.
Giampaolo Pazzini and Alessio Cerci both start in attack for Verona, as they take on Bologna at the Bentegodi.
Verona boss Fabio Pecchia admits the Serie A table does not make happy viewing for his side ahead of facing Bologna.
Italy missed a Patrick Cutrone penalty, but completed a comeback to beat Russia in a 3-2 thriller. “We lost our shape,” complained Gigi Di Biagio.
Italy’s Under-21 side has called up replacements for injured Davide Calabria and Kevin Bonifazi for Tuesday’s friendly against Russia.
Serie A has announced its winter dates for this season, with matches spanning across Christmas and New Year.