PALERMO NEWS

Ahead of welcoming them to Bologna this weekend, Stefano Pioli has reflected on his brief stint in charge of Palermo last summer.
Palermo goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano admits that he is not in control of his future. “Inter will decide.”
Josip Ilicic’s agent has slammed the false transfer stories surrounding his client, but conceded that at this time, he is not happy at Palermo.
The agent of Palermo ace Abel Hernandez has cooled reports linking his client with a move to Roma.
Fabrizio Miccoli was furious with his Palermo teammates after a draw with Udinese. “Some of them were strolling out there.”
Bortolo Mutti cannot hide his disappointment that Palermo conceded a late Udinese equaliser “when we were convinced we’d won the game.”
Francesco Guidolin believes Udinese deserved their point in Palermo, but admits he “got the first half team selection wrong.”
Gabriel Torje wiped out a Fabrizio Miccoli strike for Udinese’s 1-1 draw in Sicily, but Palermo were furious with the referee.
Udinese have Antonio Di Natale against Palermo’s Fabrizio Miccoli, as the Rosanero try to avenge a 7-0 defeat.
Bortolo Mutti warns Palermo they must “play to win” when Udinese come to torn on Saturday evening, trying to forget their 7-0 defeat.
Francesco Guidolin admits it is a special game, but the Udinese Coach puts “personal” issues to one side when facing his former club Palermo.
Udinese hope for another magnificent seven at Palermo in Week 29, whilst the relegation battle boasts more than one crucial six-pointer.
There will be two options for Federico Balzaretti in the summer – to stay at Palermo or join Paris Saint-Germain.
Palermo have revealed that Italian giants Inter are in total control of Emiliano Viviano’s future.
The agent of Emiliano Viviano is confident that Inter will want to take him back to San Siro ahead of the 2012-13 campaign.
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.