NEWS

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.
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 will sell Luiz Adriano to raise funds for the January transfer window, according to reports.
Reports in Spain suggest Barcelona have dropped their interest in Juventus full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner.
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.
Former Milan 'keeper Marco Amelia says “there are no goalkeepers” like Gianluigi Donnarumma.
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.
Assane Gnoukouri has been forced to withdraw from the Inter squad to face Sparta Prague, with Yuto Nagatomo replacing him.
Domenico Criscito’s agent “can rule out” the possibility of his client leaving Zenit St Petersburg for Inter.
Christian Maggio’s agent insists “it’s not certain” that the right-back will leave Napoli at the end of the season.
Mario Balotelli admits it would be “very complicated” for him to return to Inter, and targets the Ligue 1 title.
Fabio Cannavaro believes “Napoli can’t win the Champions League” but “they can fight with Juventus for the Scudetto”.
Keita Balde Diao returned to Lazio training today, so should be fit to face Sampdoria on Saturday night.
It’s reported that Juventus, Milan and Roma all want to sign Atalanta defender Mattia Caldara in January.
Gianluca Rocchi has been announced as the referee for the Derby della Mole between Torino and Juventus.
Juventus vice-President Pavel Nedved would have gone “anywhere in the world” for Jose Mourinho, except for Inter.
Francesco Guidolin hopes Antonio Conte’s Chelsea “will stay top until the end of the season”.
Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel assures “I’ll stay here in January, I won’t move”, despite Napoli interest.
Juventus want to reinforce their midfield, but it’s thought they’ll wait until the summer to sign Axel Witsel.
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Stefan de Vrij will reportedly leave Lazio next summer, with Manchester United in pole ahead of Chelsea, Manchester City and Milan.
Mattia Perin says Genoa “will try to replicate our performance against Juventus” when they face Inter this weekend.
Jochen Losch, CEO of television distributor MP & Silva admits he’s “never heard of” Milan’s potential new owners.
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani reportedly has different ideas to the incoming Chinese owners about the January transfer window.
Marek Hamsik admits he “could not leave” Napoli, despite interest from Milan and Juventus over the years.
Milan legend Franco Baresi would pick Leicester City’s Claudio Ranieri for FIFA Coach of the Year “without hesitation”.
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Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane is “eager to avoid Juventus” in the Champions League draw after finishing second in their group.
Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang confirms he was approached by Napoli “two or three years ago.”
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.”
Paulo Dybala trusts Juventus “can beat anybody” in the Champions League Round of 16 and is open to new tactical solutions.
Dinamo Zagreb Coach Ivaylo Petev was “satisfied” with their performance in a 2-0 Champions League defeat to Juventus.
Gonzalo Higuain said Juventus are “on track” after winning the Champions League group and is glad to have broken his goal drought.