NEWS

Milan took an early lead, lost Giacomo Bonaventura to injury and fell apart in a 2-1 defeat to Udinese, but Rodrigo De Paul could’ve seen red.
Gonzalo Higuain and Sami Khedira did enough in the first half to sweep Sassuolo aside and extend the Juventus lead at the top of the table.
Roma collapsed to a shock 3-2 defeat at Sampdoria after twice taking the lead and were denied a last-gasp penalty.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta assured Max Allegri has no need to leave amid Arsenal reports. “He has a contract, we’re happy.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni insists they “did not receive any formal offers” for Juventus and Liverpool target Leandro Paredes.
Torino once again fumbled a lead, as Andrea Petagna wiped out Iago Falque’s opener and Atalanta wasted so many chances to win it.
Milan need to get themselves back on track after some stuttering results, but visit one of the few sides to have beaten them this season.
Juventus again go with an all-attack 4-2-3-1 formation against Domenico Berardi’s Sassuolo, but with a few adjustments.
Roma face a tricky trip to Marassi if they are to keep up the Scudetto challenge and Sampdoria are out for revenge.
Roberto Mancini hinted he’d be interested in the Paris Saint-Germain job, named the best players he ever worked with and advised Mario Balotelli.
Roma are ready to lock down Franck Kessie for €25m, leaving him on loan at Atalanta, beating Juventus, Arsenal, Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain.
Antonio Conte has reportedly asked Chelsea to approach Sassuolo talent Domenico Berardi, although Juventus have a €25m option.
Riccardo Saponara “didn’t have to think twice” when learning Fiorentina wanted him from Empoli, as he completed his medical today.
Torino look to Andrea Belotti, returning from suspension, to lead the way as they host high-flying Atalanta.
It is reported that Liverpool are ready to submit an offer of £26.5m for Roma midfielder Leandro Paredes.
Manolo Gabbiadini will finalise his move from Napoli to Southampton for €17m plus €3.5m bonuses, it’s reported.
Gabigol is delighted to have featured in Inter's win over Pescara, adding he now feels 'faster and stronger.'
The agent of Milan Badelj will not rule out the possibility of his client joining Roma from Fiorentina.
Crotone are said to be on the verge of signing midfielder Ibrahima Cisse from Standard Liege.
It is reported that Fiorentina are ready to sign Martin Caceres, but still want proof of the Uruguayan's fitness before confirming the deal.
Milan's Suso believes former Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic 'didn't like him,' but praises Vincenzo Montella's style of play.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport in English.
Roma are on the verge of loaning Brazilian midfielder Gerson to Lille with an option to buy, according to French reports.
Massimo Oddo concedes Pescara had little hope in their 3-0 defeat to Inter, but “if a player wanted to leave now, I’d be very, very disappointed.”
Stefano Pioli warned Inter “have not reached our peak yet” as they prepare to face Lazio in the Coppa Italia and then Juventus.
Inter brushed sorry Pescara aside at San Siro for their seventh Serie A win on the bounce, nine in all competition.
Milan have reportedly told Olympique Marseille they are tired of waiting for Lucas Ocampos, trying to force their hand.
Bundesliga side Mainz have reportedly agreed terms with Palermo for Juventus target Robin Quaison, but the player needs to give the all-clear.
Premier League clubs are lining up for Leandro Paredes, but Juventus are prepared to pay Roma €25m.
Piero Ausilio insists Inter “are not inferior to Juventus” ahead of tonight’s meeting with Pescara.
Simone Inzaghi admits “football is a ruthless sport” after Lazio lost 1-0 to Chievo despite dominating the match.
Rolando Maran admits Chievo earned an “incredible” 1-0 victory away to Lazio after being pinned back for most of the game.
Lazio dominated this match and Stefano Sorrentino made at least five heroic saves before Chievo snatched a 1-0 win at the death.
Inter are seeking a seventh consecutive Serie A victory, nine in all competition, as they welcome troubled Pescara.
Roma have officially signed Clement Grenier from Olympique Lyonnais, on loan with €3.5m option to buy.