Join us for all the action from today’s Serie A games, including Walter Mazzarri’s Torino debut, Napoli-Verona, Roma-Atalanta, Cagliari-Juventus and Milan-Crotone.
Walter Mazzarri hailed the ‘response’ shown by Torino after his first game in charge ended in a 3-0 win over Bologna.
Torino made a stunning debut under new Coach Walter Mazzarri, sweeping Bologna aside 3-0 with Salvatore Sirigu saving a penalty.
Torino will activate their option to buy Tomas Rincon from Juventus today, at a total cost of €9m.
Walter Mazzarri makes his debut on the Torino bench, but has limited choices against Bologna due to an injury crisis.
Walter Mazzarri has named his first Torino squad, with Adem Ljajic returning but Andrea Belotti still out.
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.
Max Allegri believes his Juventus side are on course, but reiterates that it’ll take 96 points to win the Scudetto this season.
Torino President Urbano Cairo says appointing Walter Mazzarri is “a dream come true” as he’s been trying to get him since 2007.
Walter Mazzarri is emotional on his Torino presentation - “I’m a well-travelled Coach, but when I entered the Filadelfia I got goosebumps”.
Sinisa Mihajlovic is quoted as calling his Torino sacking “a bolt from the blue”.
Torino sporting director Gianluca Petrachi says that while sacking Sinisa Mihajlovic was a ‘painful’ decision, the club “want to be doing better.”
Torino President Urbano Cairo admits “I wasn’t happy with Sinisa Mihajlovic” and “expected more” from the Coach.
Torino have officially confirmed the appointment of Walter Mazzarri as the club’s new Coach.
Walter Mazzarri is reportedly at Torino’s headquarters, where he’ll sign his contract and officially replace Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Sinisa Mihajlovic leaves Torino with a win percentage of 36.51 in Serie A, taking his average to 33.7.
Sinisa Mihajlovic has been sacked after a defeat to Juventus for his second job in a row.
Torino have officially confirmed they have sacked Sinisa Mihajlovic following last night’s Coppa Italia defeat to Juventus.
Torino will hold further talks with Walter Mazzarri today, reports suggest, as he prepares to replace Sinisa Mihajlovic.
A delegation of Torino players is said to have visited Sinisa Mihajlovic last night after learning of his sacking.