UDINESE NEWS

Kevin Lasagna admits he was an Inter fan growing up, but has already scored against them and intends to do so again tonight for Udinese.
Inter defender Stefan De Vrij says Udinese have “a lot of physicality” ahead of their match this evening.
Christian Eriksen makes his Serie A debut from the start, with Ashley Young, Victor Moses and Daniele Padelli, as Inter miss Samir Handanovic against Udinese.
Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic could be out for several games due to a reported hand injury.
Udinese coach Luca Gotti says Inter’s draw against Lecce “showed his difficult our league is” as they prepared to take on the Nerazzurri.
Antonio Conte insists Inter should be proud that Christian Eriksen chose them and he could start against Udinese. “Time will tell” if it’s enough for the Scudetto.
Lecce have officially confirmed the signing of Antonin Barak from Udinese on loan for the rest of the season.
Parma will have to cope without goalkeeper Luigi Sepe, who revealed that he could be out for “one to three months”, but vows to bounce back.
Udinese have confirmed the sale of defender Nicholas Opoku to Amiens SC from Ligue 1.
Lecce have reportedly signed a loan deal with Antonin Barak and the Udinese midfielder should arrive at the Via del Mare tomorrow.
Inter forward Lautaro Martinez has received a two-match ban after his red card against Cagliari and will miss the Derby della Madonnina.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Inter-Cagliari, Roma-Lazio and Napoli-Juventus.
Udinese director of sport Pasquale Marino says Parma “dominated the first half” against the Zebrette, following their 2-0 loss.
Parma coach Roberto D’Aversa says goalkeeper Luigi Sepe is one of the best in the league following the 2-0 win against Udinese. “What I like about him is his maturity.”
Riccardo Gagliolo’s volley and a Dejan Kulusevski strike – with aid from Juan Musso’s error – allowed Parma to get the better of misfiring Udinese.
Udinese boss Luca Gotti states it took him several days to “remove the bitterness,” of last week’s defeat to Milan.
Udinese have officially brought Marvin Zeegelaar back to Serie A on a new contract to June 2022, after an earlier loan from Watford.
Fiorentina have opened talks with Udinese over signing midfielder Rolando Mandragora, claims an Italian report.
Stefano Pioli has challenged his players to bring Milan “back to where they’ve always been” and continue to “improve our position” in Serie A.
The referees for Serie A week 21 have been announced, and Gianpaolo Calvarese has been given the derby match between Roma and Lazio.