BOLOGNA NEWS

Andrea Stramaccioni feels Inter are “on the right track, but we haven’t achieved anything yet” ahead of tomorrow’s trip to Bologna.
Alessandro Diamanti says that only an enticing offer from abroad would see him question his Bologna future.
Roma striker Mattia Destro is out for up to three weeks, while Bologna lost both Robert Acquafresca and Henry Gimenez.
Alberto Gilardino is confident that Bologna can get their season back on track – despite games against Inter and Juventus on the horizon.
Ivo Pulga concedes Cagliari were fortunate, but Stefano Pioli insists Bologna deserved a point.
Cagliari got their second consecutive victory with Radja Nainggolan on target, but Alberto Gilardino had a ‘phantom goal’ controversy for Bologna.
Ivo Pulga and Diego Lopez won their first match in charge of Cagliari, but concede it’ll be tough to follow that up in today’s early kick-off with Bologna.
Fiorentina and Bologna have announced friendlies against Marco Di Vaio and Alessandro Nesta’s Montreal Impact.
Bologna boss Stefano Pioli has warned his team against complacency as they face relegation-threatened Cagliari on Sunday.
Udinese were never an option for Italian international Alessandro Diamanti during the summer, his agent has confirmed.
The agent of Manolo Gabbiadini is adamant that his client will continue to fight for a regular place at Bologna.
Bologna have reportedly been told by Juventus to give Manolo Gabbiadini more playing time or risk losing him in January.
Alessandro Diamanti has committed himself to Bologna. “Even if a big club came calling, I would not accept.”
Bologna defender Daniele Portanova is furious and wants to know “why were the other bans reduced by 60 per cent and mine by 40?”
Bologna defender Daniele Portanova has also seen his ban slashed to four months on appeal in the betting scandal.
Bologna defender Cesare Natali admits he “felt like I’d been hit by a train” when hearing he’d be out for six months, but is coming to terms with the injury.
Bologna’s Cesare Natali is facing up to six months on the sidelines after picking up an injury in the defeat to Fiorentina.
Bologna haven’t had two players simultaneously called up to the Italian national squad since March 2004.
Alessandro Diamanti has commented on the fact that he and Bologna teammate Alberto Gilardino are in the latest Italy squad.
Alberto Gilardino has thanked new club Bologna for reviving his Italian international career.