NEWS

Napoli fans aim to combat racism by wearing Kalidou Koulibaly masks during Sunday’s game against Carpi.
David Trezeguet discussed his Juventus career, Marcello Lippi and hopes Paul Pogba “can stay in Turin for many years.”
Crotone fought back in a thrilling 3-2 victory away to fellow promotion hopefuls Bari, who ended without a goalkeeper.
Today it’s the Derby dell’Appennino between Bologna and Fiorentina plus Genoa-Lazio, then Inter visit Verona, Juventus go to Frosinone, Napoli host Carpi and Roma face taboo team Sampdoria.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fiorentina reportedly signed Joshua Perez, touted as one of the most interesting youth prospects produced in the USA.
Striker Adrian Mutu is on a course for coaching: 'I want to Coach Fiorentina and Romania!'
Atalanta have returned Marcelo Estigarribia to Deportivo Maldonado, whence he had been loaned.
Coach Max Allegri hopes 'Juventus keep winning, the way they always did over their history'.
Milan are optimistic that midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura will be able to play against Udinese in spite of his physical trouble.
Former Palermo director Pietro Lo Monaco says President Maurizio Zamparini's 'mood swings' are 'holding back' the club.
Serie A's schedule for Weeks 28, 29, and 30 was announced, including big matches Roma-Fiorentina, Roma-Inter, and Milan-Lazio.
Paulo Sousa's one-match ban was confirmed, meaning the Fiorentina Coach will sit out the match against Bologna.
Paris Saint-Germain's Ezequiel Lavezzi keeps being linked to Shanghai Shenua, irritating third party Inter.
Ever Banega's agent says a move to Inter from Sevilla would be 'appreciated', but for now it's 'just talk'.
Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura could skip the game against Udinese, opening the way for Kevin-Prince Boateng.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman says returning to the pitch is 'an incredible feeling', even if it's just a Primavera game.
Torino's Afriyie Acquah was diagnosed with a thigh strain and will be out for almost one month, as communicated by the club.
Roma youth team coach Alberto De Rossi had three “fantastic” weeks working with Kevin Strootman.
Bologna have lost goalkeeper Antonio Mirante and defender Luca Rossettini to muscular injuries.
Martin Caceres says he’ll come back “stronger and meaner” and his mother says he wants to stay at Juventus.
Roberto Donadoni admits Bologna “are not at 100 per cent physically” as they prepare to face Fiorentina.
Kevin Strootman returned to action for the Roma Primavera side, scoring in a win over Avellino.
Genoa Coach Gian Piero Gasperini believes Lazio are “a top team” despite their struggles this season.
Seydou Keita calls Roma “a great club” but admits “it’s difficult” when the fans jeer the team.
Juan Cuadrado dismisses talk of Juventus-Napoli - “we have to play against Frosinone and win”.
Alessandro Costacurta slams Mario Balotelli - “with my Milan he wouldn’t get into the dressing room”.
It’s reported Bee Taechaubol won’t complete his Milan investment, so Silvio Berlusconi will have to cover losses.
Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli says “we have to make sure the real fans come back to the stadium” after racist chanting.
Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli admits European qualification will be “difficult” but “as long as it’s not mathematically certain we must believe”.
Juraj Kucka is confident Milan can finish third this season but “we have to take it a game at a time”.
Yohan Benalouane’s agent denies his client didn’t want to join Fiorentina - “we had no doubts”.
Adriano Galliani insists Keisuke Honda never asked to leave Milan - “we’re very happy with what he’s doing”.
A move to Inter is “a possibility” for Lucas Biglia, according to the Lazio captain’s agent.
Martin Caceres’ surgery was successful, but the Juventus defender will still miss the rest of the season.