Davide Ballardini says Genoa deserved to win against Verona “but we can play much better”.
Goran Pandev’s goal on the stroke of half-time gave Genoa a crucial 1-0 win in their relegation six-pointer with Verona.
Goran Pandev and Adel Taarabt lead the line for Genoa, as they travel to the Bentegodi to face Verona.
Verona Coach Fabio Pecchia says his side are in ‘a positive moment’ after two recent victories.
Davide Ballardini is determined to see “hunger” from Genoa against Hellas Verona on Monday. “It only takes a moment to lose our way.”
The dates and times for the Coppa Italia last-16 ties have been confirmed to start on December 12.
Daniele Orsato has been announced as the referee for tomorrow’s Napoli-Juventus game.
Verona beat Chievo 5-4 on penalties in the Coppa Italia Derby della Scala, so they face Milan next month.
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.