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Saturday November 7 2020
Pioli: 'Milan criticism and praise excessive'

Stefano Pioli warns ‘criticism and praise are always excessive in football’ after Milan’s first defeat, but they are ready to fight back with Verona.

It kicks off on Sunday at 19.45 GMT, click here for a match preview.

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Saturday November 7 2020
Verona President Setti has COVID

Hellas Verona President Maurizio Setti has tested positive for COVID-19 and has some symptoms, announced the club.

Verona are due to face Milan on Sunday at 19.45 GMT.

A statement released by the Serie A club confirmed Setti had tested positive for Coronavirus on Friday.

He has ‘some light symptoms’ and is already self-isolating in his home.

Meanwhile, Torino President Urbano Cairo returned home yesterday after several days in hospital with COVID-19 symptoms.

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Saturday November 7 2020
Ibrahimovic points to 'psychological' Milan issue

Italian newspapers have analysed Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s gesture during the 3-0 Europa League defeat to Lille, referring to a ‘psychological’ issue within the team.

This was the first Rossoneri defeat of the season, as they had been unbeaten since before the lockdown in March.

Ibra was substituted during the second half and made a gesture with his hands, circling around the side of his head, which in Italian refers to an issue of mentality.

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Friday November 6 2020
Romagnoli: 'Aggressive Lille like Verona'

Milan captain Alessio Romagnoli said the defeat to LOSC Lille in the Europa league will ‘certainly be useful’ against Hellas Verona this weekend.

The Rossoneri’s unbeaten run was stopped by Lille, who picked up a 3-0 win at San Siro on Thursday thanks to a hat-trick from Yusuf Yazici.

Romagnoli insists Milan must look at the first defeat since March when they analyse Sunday’s opponents.

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Friday November 6 2020
Juric: 'Zlatan surprised everyone'

Hellas Verona coach Ivan Juric said Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic ‘surprised everyone’ and praised Stefano Pioli’s style of play.

Verona haven’t lost in four games, including a win in the Coppa Italia on penalties against Venezia, and come from a 3-1 win against Benevento in the last round.

“If we talk about the last one, there have been positive moments and very negative moments as a performance,” Juric said at a press conference.

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Friday November 6 2020
Verona: Gunter out with hamstring injury

Hellas Verona must cope without Koray Gunter against Milan, as the defender has suffered a hamstring injury.

After Ronaldo Vieira’s injury, the Gialloblu have further bad news ahead of the big game against the Rossoneri.

The German centre-back has played four times in Serie A this term and Verona confirmed he will be out against Milan with a ‘first-degree muscle injury to the hamstring’.

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Thursday November 5 2020
Benevento lose Tuia for a month

Benevento player Alessandro Tuia is out of action for at least a month after undergoing surgery on facial fractures.

The 30-year-old defender sustained the injury during the final minutes of Benevento’s 3-1 defeat to Hellas Verona on Monday evening.

A statement released by the club confirmed he went under the knife today in Rome’s Villa Mafalda clinic.

The surgery reduced the fracture to the left cheekbone and connection to the jaw.

“The necessary time for an optimal recovery is one month.”

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Thursday November 5 2020
Serie A Week 7 referees

The AIA has announced the referees for Serie A Week 7, with Daniele Doveri given Atalanta-Inter and Davide Massa at the whistle when Lazio host Juventus.

Doveri will oversee his third match in Serie A 2020-21 when the Orobici host the Beneamata in Bergamo on Saturday and is not an unfamiliar face for either side.

Atalanta have won 11 of the 22 games with Doveri at the helm, as Inter have mixed results when the 42-year-old from Volterra leads them out of the tunnel (Seven wins, five draws and six defeats).

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Tuesday November 3 2020
Two-match ban for Caprari

Benevento’s Gianluca Caprari has been suspended for the next two Serie A games, while Fiorentina defender Lucas Martinez Quarta misses one match.

The former Sampdoria and Parma player was sent off during the 3-1 defeat to Hellas Verona on Monday night and has been suspended for two games.

The Disciplinary Commission has given him two-matches out after the 27-year-old insulted the match officials in Verona.

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Tuesday November 3 2020
Highlights: Verona 3-1 Benevento

Watch the action from the Bentegodi last night, when Hellas Verona midfielder Antonin Barak scored a brace in a 3-1 win over Benevento.

Read the full match report HERE.

The win means Ivan Juric's Gialloblu caught up with Inter, Roma and Napoli in Serie A, sitting on 11 points after Serie A Week 6.

The Streghe were brave and responded through Gianluca Lapadula, but the home side bounced back to secure a comfortable win against a brave Benevento.

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