PALERMO NEWS

Maurizio Zamparini has distanced himself from rumours linking Palermo with Edy Reja, but has opened the door to Siena’s Giuseppe Sannino.
Palermo reportedly have two options to replace Bortolo Mutti at the end of the season – Edy Reja and Giuseppe Sannino.
Fiorentina’s Alessio Cerci and Nicolas Bertolo of Palermo have been handed three-match bans following their dismissals at the weekend.
Maurizio Zamparini will fine Nicolas Bertolo for his sending off but suggests that attention should also be on Gennaro Delvecchio’s role in the pair’s clash.
Former Milan and Italy defender Christian Panucci is to return to football after being handed a role by Palermo.
Whilst Palermo have the second best home record in Italy, numbers are suggesting that they are the worst travellers in Europe.
Serse Cosmi saw the red card as a decisive moment for Lecce, while Bortolo Mutti takes a Palermo point.
Today’s results affect the drop zone, as Novara suck Siena back down, Lecce-Palermo was a thriller in the sign of red cards and Bologna fought back to hold Chievo.
Both Lecce and Palermo shared the spoils after going down to 10 men in the first half of this chaotic encounter.
Serse Cosmi takes on Palermo, the team he managed for a month last season, and feels Lecce can fight back to avoid relegation.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini prepares to face Lecce and admits he “made a mistake” sacking Delio Rossi for Serse Cosmi.
Palermo boss Bortolo Mutti prepares for a tough test against Lecce and won’t be distracted by “the usual” talk about his job being at risk.
As Massimo Ficcadenti makes his second debut as Cagliari Coach, Palermo’s Bortolo Mutti could be out of a job by the end of Week 28.
Fabrizio Miccoli has accused the Italian media of exaggerating his actions, after it was alleged that he deliberately got himself booked last weekend.
Josip Ilicic has denied that his drop in form is a crisis and also refused to rule out speculation of leaving Palermo in the summer.
Palermo have dismissed reports that they are thinking about approaching Lazio boss Edy Reja for 2012-13.
Roma have dismissed speculation that they will attempt to offer Palermo Simon Kjaer in exchange for Matias Silvestre.
Whilst backing Massimo Cellino for changing Coach as regularly as he does, Maurizio Zamparini has admitted regretting sacking Stefano Pioli last summer.
Milan’s move for Palermo’s Antonio Nocerino was the transfer of the century, argues the midfielder’s agent.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini assures Coach Bortolo Mutti “is not at risk,” but warned his players they must be “pulled by the hair.”