EL: Fiorentina qualify at Qarabag
Fiorentina are through to the Europa League Round of 32 after a 2-1 victory away to Qarabag, but Federico Chiesa scored and was sent off.
Line-ups: Astra Giurgiu-Roma
Roma give Francesco Totti a new role in the starting XI, closing off the Europa League group stage against Astra Giurgiu.
Sassuolo play their final Europa League game of the season by hosting joint group leaders Genk, but it could be postponed due to fog.
Milan to sell Luiz Adriano
Milan will sell Luiz Adriano to raise funds for the January transfer window, according to reports.
Barça drop Lichtsteiner interest?
Reports in Spain suggest Barcelona have dropped their interest in Juventus full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner.
Liveblog: Europa League
Join us for the build-up and action from the final Europa League group games, Qarabag-Fiorentina, Sassuolo-Genk, Astra-Roma and Inter-Sparta Prague.
Amelia: ‘No-one like Donnarumma’
Former Milan 'keeper Marco Amelia says “there are no goalkeepers” like Gianluigi Donnarumma.
‘Rudiger will stay at Roma’
Antonio Rudiger is “very happy” at Roma and won’t join Paris Saint-Germain in January, according to the agency which represents him.
Khouma Babacar leads the line for Fiorentina at Qarabag, with Federico Chiesa also handed a start.
Gnoukouri out of Inter-Sparta
Assane Gnoukouri has been forced to withdraw from the Inter squad to face Sparta Prague, with Yuto Nagatomo replacing him.
‘Criscito won’t join Inter’
Domenico Criscito’s agent “can rule out” the possibility of his client leaving Zenit St Petersburg for Inter.
Agent: ‘Maggio could stay with Napoli’
Christian Maggio’s agent insists “it’s not certain” that the right-back will leave Napoli at the end of the season.
Balotelli: ‘Won’t return to Inter’
Mario Balotelli admits it would be “very complicated” for him to return to Inter, and targets the Ligue 1 title.
‘Napoli can’t win CL but…’
Fabio Cannavaro believes “Napoli can’t win the Champions League” but “they can fight with Juventus for the Scudetto”.
Keita returns to Lazio training
Keita Balde Diao returned to Lazio training today, so should be fit to face Sampdoria on Saturday night.
Roma battle Juventus, Milan for Caldara
It’s reported that Juventus, Milan and Roma all want to sign Atalanta defender Mattia Caldara in January.
Rocchi to referee Turin derby
Gianluca Rocchi has been announced as the referee for the Derby della Mole between Torino and Juventus.
Nedved: ‘I couldn’t join Inter’
Juventus vice-President Pavel Nedved would have gone “anywhere in the world” for Jose Mourinho, except for Inter.
Guidolin backs Conte for title
Francesco Guidolin hopes Antonio Conte’s Chelsea “will stay top until the end of the season”.
Muriel: ‘Staying at Sampdoria’
Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel assures “I’ll stay here in January, I won’t move”, despite Napoli interest.
Juventus to wait for Witsel
Juventus want to reinforce their midfield, but it’s thought they’ll wait until the summer to sign Axel Witsel.
Campdelli: ‘Chinese money not enough’
Chievo President Luca Campedelli risks racism controversy with an unflattering impression of Inter’s Chinese owners - “Fozza Inda!”
De Vrij set for Lazio exit
Stefan de Vrij will reportedly leave Lazio next summer, with Manchester United in pole ahead of Chelsea, Manchester City and Milan.
Perin: ‘Face Inter like Juventus’
Mattia Perin says Genoa “will try to replicate our performance against Juventus” when they face Inter this weekend.
‘Never heard of Sino-Europe Sports…’
Jochen Losch, CEO of television distributor MP & Silva admits he’s “never heard of” Milan’s potential new owners.
Tension over Milan’s transfer plans
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani reportedly has different ideas to the incoming Chinese owners about the January transfer window.
Hamsik: ‘Couldn’t leave Napoli’
Marek Hamsik admits he “could not leave” Napoli, despite interest from Milan and Juventus over the years.
Baresi: ‘Ranieri for Coach of the year’
Milan legend Franco Baresi would pick Leicester City’s Claudio Ranieri for FIFA Coach of the Year “without hesitation”.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Zidane: 'I want to avoid Juventus'
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane is “eager to avoid Juventus” in the Champions League draw after finishing second in their group.
Aubameyang: 'Napoli did want me'
Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang confirms he was approached by Napoli “two or three years ago.”
Allegri: 'Got to face them all'
Max Allegri describes Juventus tactical adjustments against Dinamo Zagreb and is philosophical on the Champions League draw. “Sooner or later we have to face them all.”
Dybala: 'Juventus can beat anybody'
Paulo Dybala trusts Juventus “can beat anybody” in the Champions League Round of 16 and is open to new tactical solutions.
Petev: 'Dinamo inexperienced'
Dinamo Zagreb Coach Ivaylo Petev was “satisfied” with their performance in a 2-0 Champions League defeat to Juventus.
Higuain: 'Juventus are on track'
Gonzalo Higuain said Juventus are “on track” after winning the Champions League group and is glad to have broken his goal drought.
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