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Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from Sevilla-Lazio in the Europa League and Atletico Madrid-Juventus for the Champions League.
Pavel Nedved warned Atletico Madrid start strong and he is “expecting something special” from Paulo Dybala and Juventus tonight.
Juventus director Fabio Paratici said “it’s 50-50” with Atletico Madrid on who reaches the Champions League quarter-finals.
Senad Lulic insists Lazio “deserved a lot more” than to lose 3-0 on aggregate to Sevilla and described the controversial early incident.
Juventus start Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala and Mario Mandzukic together in the Champions League trip to Atletico Madrid, who look to Diego Costa.
Lazio paid for poor finishing and a rejected penalty appeal, as they lost 2-0 to Sevilla, going out of the Europa League 3-0 on aggregate with both teams down to 10 men.
Sami Khedira thanked fans for “messages and get well wishes” after undergoing surgery to correct a heart irregularity.
SPAL Coach Leonardo Semplici is progressing well after emergency surgery for an intestinal blockage.
Despite tests showing no knee injury, Mauro Icardi is again out of the Inter squad to face Rapid Vienna in the Europa League.
There are reports Miralem Pjanic has a fever, so could be benched for Juventus against Atletico Madrid, while Joao Cancelo is heading for right-back.
The Stadio Paolo Mazza, the home of Serie A side SPAL, has been nominated for the prestigious Stadium of the Year award.
Lazio director Igli Tare insists “there are many reasons to believe” they can overturn the 1-0 first leg deficit and knock Sevilla out of the Europa League.
Jose Mourinho believes Juventus are “just as likely to win the Champions League as go out” to Atletico Madrid, while one of Inter, Napoli, Chelsea, Lazio and Sevilla “must win the Europa League.”
Napoli goalkeeper Alex Meret has insisted that ‘I don’t feel inferior’ to Italy rival and fellow young gun Gianluigi Donnarumma.
Lazio have Ciro Immobile and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic back in the starting XI as they try to overturn a 1-0 first leg deficit away to Sevilla.
Luciano Spalletti has warned Mauro Icardi that things ‘can’t be resolved with messages and likes’ but ‘100 percent’ expects the Inter striker to return.
Maurizio Sarri has insisted that his Chelsea tactics are not to blame for the club’s poor run of form. “The system is a false problem.”
Carlo Ancelotti accepts Napoli have been placed ‘under scrutiny’ but is confident his side can use it as ‘motivation’ to win the Europa League.
Alessandro Del Piero has urged Juventus to unleash Cristiano Ronaldo in the Champions League. “They have a system that always delivers. It’s called CR7.”
Inter have announced the results of Mauro Icardi’s medical tests, seemingly confirming the striker has no knee injury.
Napoli have winger Adam Ounas back for their Europa League last-32 second leg against FC Zurich on Thursday.
Sky Sport Italia does not expect Mauro Icardi to be passed fit to play for Inter after the striker underwent medical tests on Wednesday.
Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira will be back in a month after his heart problem was successfully treated.
Former Fiorentina defender Tomas Repka has been handed two jail terms, amounting to two years in prison, for drink driving and fraud.
Miha Mevlja’s Empoli career is already over after FIFA refused to grant his transfer from Zenit St Petersburg.
Lazio have Sergej Milinkovic-Savic back in their squad for Wednesday’s Europa League last-32 second leg against Sevilla.
Krzysztof Piatek says ‘I hope Milan become great again thanks to me’, Lucas Paqueta ‘knows where I want the ball’ and the Rossoneri have ‘built a real team’.
Roma and Italy starlet Nicolo Zaniolo has reportedly rejected the chance to become a client of super-agent Mino Raiola.
Atletico Madrid striker Alvaro Morata admits Juventus are still ‘my team in Italy’ and doubts he would celebrate against them in Turin.
Mattia Caldara has confirmed that he is ‘not far away’ from being cleared to resume his Milan career.
Genoa’s sporting director claims Napoli took too long to finalise a deal for Milan striker Krzysztof Piatek, while Cristian Romero is ‘very close’ to Juventus.
Lautaro Martinez has affirmed that the Inter squad ‘will continue to support Mauro Icardi so he can come back and play with us.’
Juventus will reportedly drop Joao Cancelo for tonight’s Champions League last-16 first leg against Atletico Madrid.
Italy icon Fulvio Collovati has been suspended for three weeks by state broadcaster Rai after making sexist remarks about women.
Juventus have reportedly failed in an attempt to hijack Inter’s deal for Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin.