PALERMO NEWS

Fiorentina scraped a 4-3 thriller over Palermo and Sampdoria saw off Empoli, while Gianfranco Zola celebrated his first Cagliari win over Cesena.
Fiorentina are decimated and host Palermo on an all-time Serie A record run, but Paulo Dybala pulls out.
Palermo visit Fiorentina this afternoon and Beppe Iachini hopes to upset his former club. “We are unpredictable.”
Fiorentina are decimated when hosting Palermo, as new signing Alessandro Diamanti is not in the squad.
Vincenzo Montella welcomes Alessandro Diamanti to Fiorentina, but Mario Gomez “needs to get angry” in the Palermo game.
Palermo forward Franco Vazquez says he’d play for Italy if Antonio Conte called him up for the Azzurri.
Serie A got off to an electrifying second half of the season with some cracking goals, as Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 17.
Palermo continued their amazing form by destroying Cagliari 5-0 and Beppe Iachini admits “we kept the same spirit.”
Gianfranco Zola has told Cagliari to “take this defeat as a lesson” after they were thrashed 5-0 at Palermo.
Sassuolo conquered San Siro to shock Milan, while nine-man Fiorentina fell to bottom club Parma. Palermo wrecked Gianfranco Zola’s Cagliari debut.
Gianfranco Zola has picked his first Cagliari starting XI for the Derby delle Isole with high-flying Palermo and faces Paulo Dybala.
Palermo boss Giuseppe Iachini says the change of Coach at Cagliari is cause for concern, and expects a ‘compact team’ with ‘quality and speed’.
Gianfranco Zola prepares for his Serie A debut as a Coach with Cagliari visiting Palermo. “It’s a new beginning for me.”
Gianfranco Zola makes his debut on the Cagliari bench in the Derby delle Isole away to high-flying Palermo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has slammed Milan, calling the Rossoneri ‘scavengers’ for targeting his players.
In the wake of links with Juventus, Franco Vazquez outlines that his focus is on Palermo, even if also admitting ‘everyone wants to grow professionally’.
Palermo playmaker Franco Vazquez is gathering attention from Juventus, but a deal seems unlikely before the summer.
Fiorentina could look to Palermo striker Franco Vazquez to solve their attacking injury crisis, according to reports.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta’s 3-3 draw with Palermo was “almost beyond hope” after trailing 3-1.
Beppe Iachini believes Palermo threw away two points with Atalanta and trusts his top stars won’t be sold next month.