Parma’s hopes of avoiding Serie D next season have taken a crippling blow after Mike Piazza pulled out of talks to buy the bankrupt club.
Parma are a step closer to oblivion, as Giuseppe Corrado formally pulled out of talks to buy the club, leaving only Mike Piazza.
Parma administrators set a Monday afternoon deadline for final offers to buy the troubled club.
Parma midfielder Jose Mauri can “absolutely confirm” interest from Fiorentina, said his agent.
Parma’s sporting debt has been finalised at €17.6m, so a new buyer will need at least €22.6m to save the side.
Southampton are said to be offering a four-year contract to Parma defender Zouhair Feddal.
The deadline to buy Parma has been extended to allow more time for two interested groups to seal a deal.
Alessandro Lucarelli doesn’t “even want to think about” the possibility of Parma going into Serie D.
Sampdoria want to recreate the fiery pairing of Antonio Cassano and Liverpool outcast Mario Balotelli.
Parma have officially received paperwork and a €900,000 deposit from two groups offering to buy the club.
Gonzalo Higuain and Antonio Mirante’s row after Parma v Napoli was over a woman, claims the goalkeeper’s ex-girlfriend.
Basel Coach Paulo Sousa has agreed a deal to replace Vincenzo Montella at Fiorentina, according to reports.
Giuseppe Corrado has confirmed his intention to buy Parma - ‘the primary objective is to stop the club going down to Serie D’.
Parma have been given permission to negotiate for a private sale of the club at a hearing today.
Alessandro Lucarelli admits Parma are drinking in the last chance saloon, as he arrives for a crucial hearing.
Reports say that Fiorentina have targeted former Parma Coach Roberto Donadoni as their number one choice to succeed Vincenzo Montella.
Parma’s future will be decided on Wednesday, as either they’ll go bankrupt or be allowed to negotiate a private sale.
Fiorentina have reportedly abandoned Paulo Sousa talks, so Roberto Donadoni or Torino’s Giampiero Ventura are favourites.
Bologna owner Joe Tacopina advised MLB legend Mike Piazza to buy Parma. “It’s a splendid opportunity.”
Parma’s fate could be decided tomorrow, as administrators consider three expressions of interest, but no bids in the final auction.