NEWS

Milan put their faith in Nikola Kalinic, Suso and Hakan Calhanoglu in their visit to Cagliari, while Leonardo Pavoletti leads the way for the hosts.
Maurizio Sarri had a “particularly enjoyable” Napoli win over Atalanta and explained the Lorenzo Insigne touchline incident.
Lazio director Igli Tare confirmed Stefan de Vrij is ready to sign a new contract, but the release clause “would be valid within and outside Italy.”
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini saw “a very balanced encounter” in the 1-0 defeat to Napoli, but some issues with the offside technology.
Dries Mertens admits Napoli “probably wouldn’t have won this match last season” after a 1-0 victory away to Atalanta.
Dries Mertens ended his goal drought after 910 minutes of Serie A football to give Napoli a huge win away to their taboo team Atalanta.
Lazio have a surprisingly poor record against Chievo, but hope Capocannoniere Ciro Immobile and on-form Luis Alberto can change that.
Check all the confirmed line-ups for this afternoon’s six Serie A games, including Lazio-Chievo, Sampdoria-Fiorentina and Sassuolo-Torino.
Max Allegri wants Juventus to focus on Genoa and keep putting together victories as they are “forced to chase the hare Napoli whizzing ahead.”
The Serie A match between Cagliari and Milan is reportedly at risk due to very high winds in Sardinia.
Simone Verdi refused a January transfer to Napoli in order to remain at Bologna, but his agent hints he’s got a deal in place for June.
Josip Ilicic warns Serie A leaders Napoli that “every game starts at 0-0” as they go head-to-head in Bergamo today.
Dries Mertens assures “the rest did me good” ahead of Napoli’s very difficult trip to Atalanta this morning.
Tuttosport claim that Fiorentina are interested in signing defender Federico Mattiello from Juventus.
Leaders Napoli are without Marek Hamsik due to flu symptoms in this difficult trip to Atalanta, as Andreas Cornelius partners Papu Gomez.
Lazio will open talks with Luis Alberto over a new contract in the coming days, it is reported.
It is reported that midfielder Jorginho is close to signing a new contract to remain at Napoli until 2022.
Blaise Matuidi admits he has been surprised by the ‘crazy organisation’ of every team in Serie A since joining Juventus.
Crotone boss Walter Zenga is pleased with the additions made by his side in the January transfer window.
Verona boss Fabio Pecchia says the Serie A table suggests there will be four teams in the battle to avoid relegation.
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran says today’s opponents Lazio ‘have no weaknesses.’
Gabigol’s expected loan from Inter to Santos could pave the way for Daniel Sturridge to move to the San Siro.
It is reported that Joao Mario has rejected all loan moves put forward to him by Inter.
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roma could move Radja Nainggolan and Alessandro Florenzi into different roles against Inter if Daniele De Rossi doesn’t recover.
Daniel Sturridge is increasingly on Roma’s radar if Edin Dzeko moves to Chelsea, as Inter are not too convinced by the Liverpool striker.
Rafinha will have his Inter medical on Monday ahead of the loan with €35m option to buy from Barcelona. “Inter is the only option he wanted.”
Benevento have a deal with with Rangers for Bruno Alves, but the Portugal international still needs to agree personal terms.
Cagliari could send full-back Gregory van der Wiel to Toronto FC for a new phase of his career in MLS.
Olympiacos defender Jagos Vukovic will reportedly undergo a medical ahead of his Hellas Verona transfer on Monday.
Benevento boss Roberto De Zerbi believes they can avoid relegation, “but it doesn’t only depend on us now.”
Real Madrid have already told Inter to forget signing Mateo Kovacic on loan this month, claim reports in Spain.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini reveals he almost joined Napoli in 2011 and doesn’t consider his brief spell at Inter to be with “a big club.”
Leonardo Semplici is “happy with the transfer activity” so far at SPAL and looking forward to tomorrow’s trip to Udinese.
Hellas Verona have named their Scudetto hero Coach Osvaldo Bagnoli as Honorary President of the club.