NEWS

Milan are forced into a late change, so Jeremy Menez starts in a visit to Chievo.
Mattia Perin's agent says he is ready for a move from Genoa to a top team like Fiorentina for €10-12m.
Jeremy Menez admits 'it's human to consider' his Chinese offers, whilst discussing his contract with Milan.
A selection of Serie A pundits say Juventus' Paulo Dybala is already among the top ten strikers in the world.
Manuel Neuer claims Bayern Munich are 'not the favourites' against Juventus whilst complimenting Gianluigi Buffon on his record.
English papers claim Pep Guardiola wants to build his Manchester City defence around Juventus man Leonardo Bonucci.
Inter await test results as Mauro Icardi could be out for a month and Rodrigo Palacio is suspended against Roma.
Giampiero Ventura insists Torino “are not thinking about the derby” with Juventus as they take on Alessio Cerci’s Genoa.
Roberto Stellone told Frosinone that a victory against Carpi today “would improve our chances of safety by 70 per cent.”
Stefano Colantuono shrugs off a fan protest and warns Udinese need “the perfect performance” against Roma.
Gigi Del Neri wants Verona to “show more initiative” against Fiorentina, but won’t rely only on ex-Viola stars.
The fight for Europe hots up, as Roma visit Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese, Fiorentina host Verona and Milan go to Chievo, plus Napoli blood new Palermo boss Walter Novellino.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roberto Donadoni was disappointed with defeat at Inter, as Bologna conceded their first set plays of the season.
Roberto Mancini warned Inter “cannot make mistakes like that” after a late scare in the 2-1 win over Bologna.
Danilo D’Ambrosio used his Inter goal in the 2-1 victory over Bologna to answer critics.
Ivan Perisic and Danilo D’Ambrosio made the most of two corners as Inter beat Bologna 2-1, but there were some big losses to injury.
Marco Giampaolo is glad Empoli “reacted to the tough psychological blow” of Sampdoria taking the lead today.
Mauro Icardi will require tests for ligament damage after the Inter striker sprained his right knee.
Vincenzo Montella concedes Sampdoria did not deserve the full three points in their 1-1 draw at Empoli.
Inter Vice-President Javier Zanetti warned not to get distracted by next week’s Roma game before they’ve beaten Bologna.
Saphir Taider assured he doesn’t “want revenge” against Inter tonight, but Bologna have a plan at San Siro.
Japan international Yuto Nagatomo confirms he “turned down Manchester United” and is discussing an Inter renewal.
Empoli fought back to cancel out Fabio Quagliarella’s Sampdoria opener with Vincent Laurini’s first career goal.
Inter revamp again with Marcelo Brozovic, Eder, Adem Ljajic, Ivan Perisic and Mauro Icardi against giant-killers Bologna.
Lazio have a decimated squad for tomorrow’s match with Atalanta, as injuries pile up on Stefano Pioli.
Daniele De Rossi returns for Roma’s trip to Udinese, while Miralem Pjanic and Radja Nainggolan are available.
Walter Novellino has “a lot of enthusiasm” for this new experience at Palermo, making his debut against Napoli.
PSG star Marco Verratti will reportedly undergo treatment for his groin injury in Germany.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s two Serie A games, Empoli v Sampdoria and Inter host Bologna.
Riccardo Saponara returns for troubled Empoli as they welcome Antonio Cassano and Fabio Quagliarella’s Sampdoria.
Antonio Conte will reportedly bring Federico Bernardeschi to Euro 2016 instead of Lorenzo Insigne.
Leaders Crotone crumbled at Brescia, Novara shocked Pescara to go third, Avellino won 4-3 at Ascoli and Bari put six past Pro Vercelli.
Stefano Pioli wants Lazio to bring their Europa League form to Atalanta and belittles racist chanting from “a minority.”
Elseid Hysaj is confident Napoli can keep up their Scudetto ambitions and at least enter the Champions League.