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Sunday September 15 2019
Juric: 'Hellas don't fear Milan'

Hellas Verona Coach Ivan Juric intends to face Milan “without pressure and focused on our own football, not neutralising the opposition.”

It kicks off at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview.

The newly-promoted side are still unbeaten going into Week 3, as they held out with 10 men for a draw against Bologna and then picked up a precious 1-0 victory away to Lecce.

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Saturday September 14 2019
Giampaolo: 'Piatek must be complete'

Marco Giampaolo urges Krzysztof Piatek to be “a complete player, not just a pirate in the final third” as Milan visit Hellas Verona.

It kicks off on Sunday at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview.

“I am confident that things will improve with hard work and enthusiasm,” said the Coach in his Press conference.

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Saturday September 14 2019
Theo and Rebic ready for Milan

Ante Rebic, Theo Hernandez and Lucas Biglia are in the Milan squad travelling to Hellas Verona on Sunday evening.

It kicks off on Sunday at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview.

It’s the first call-up for Rebic, who arrived on a two-year loan deal from Eintracht Frankfurt on transfer deadline day, with Andre Silva going in the other direction.

Former Real Madrid left-back Theo Hernandez is available again following his ankle injury in pre-season.

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Friday September 13 2019
Mihajlovic 'gives us strength'

Sinisa Mihajlovic’s daughters reveal the Bologna Coach is more than just “a warrior. He’s the one who gives us strength” during his leukaemia fight.

The 50-year-old was diagnosed with the condition in July and just started his second course of chemotherapy this week, which is why he won’t be on the bench for Sunday’s Serie A match against Brescia.

He had been given special permission to leave the hospital for one night to be there for the opening game with Verona, though his presence was a surprise for the team too.

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Friday September 13 2019
Rebic: Milan can throw me in

Milan new boy Ante Rebic believes he is "perfectly ready" to play for the Rossoneri and that he does not need bedding in.

Rebic was a late arrival at Milan, swapping clubs with Andre Silva on deadline day last week, but the ex-Eintracht Frankfurt winger insists he can be thrown straight in against Verona this weekend.

“I want to thank everyone for being here,” began the Croat at his official unveiling.

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Thursday September 12 2019
Serie A Week 3 referees

The referees for Serie A Week 3 are announced as Massimiliano Irrati will officiate the clash between Fiorentina and Juventus.

Irrati [pictured, right] is one of Italy’s most experienced referees and was the VAR for the World Cup Final last year.

Elsewhere, Milan’s trip to Verona will be overseen by Gianluca Manganiello, Maurizio Mariani will take charge of Inter-Udinese and Federico La Penna is the man in the middle for Napoli’s visit of Sampdoria. 

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Wednesday September 11 2019
Conte all-time top Serie A earner

Antonio Conte is reportedly the highest-paid Coach in Serie A history on €11m per year at Inter, double the salary of second-placed Maurizio Sarri of Juventus.

La Gazzetta dello Sport drew up a list of this season’s top-earning tacticians and found that not only was Conte leading the way for the 2019-20 campaign, but also the history of Italian football.

Conte is believed to pick up €11m per year net to sit on the Inter bench, which is double the €5.5m that Sarri earns at Juventus.

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Tuesday September 10 2019
Revealed: Serie A's highest earners

Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo is Serie A’s runaway highest earner on €31m a season, with Matthijs de Ligt and Romelu Lukaku already second and third.

An investigation by Gazzetta dello Sport discovered Serie A was spending €1.36bn on gross salaries – the most in the League’s history.

That is chiefly down to Ronaldo’s extravagant income of almost €600,000 a week and Juve’s wage bill of €294m – more than double that of nearest challengers Inter (€139m).

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Tuesday September 3 2019
Serie A fixture changes up to Wk16

The Lega Serie A have released the changes to the fixtures all the way up to Week 16 in December, including new kick-offs for Fiorentina-Juventus, Milan-Inter, Inter-Juve, Juve-Milan and Inter-Roma.

All kick-offs listed below are UK time, add one hour for local time.

Week 3

Sat Sep 14

Fiorentina v Juventus (14.00)

Napoli v Sampdoria (17.00)

Inter v Udinese (19.45)

Sun Sep 15

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Monday September 2 2019
Official: Verona sign Stepinski

Poland international striker Mariusz Stepinski has moved from Chievo to their city rivals Hellas Verona for €5m.

The deadline day transfer was completed right on the wire between the neighbouring clubs.

Chievo were relegated to Serie B over the summer, while Hellas were promoted to the top flight.

He scored six goals with two assists in 35 Serie A appearances last season.

Stepinski is 24 years old and had been at Chievo since 2017, although he remained on loan with FC Nantes until 2018.

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