PARMA NEWS

Inter consolidated fifth place by beating 10-man Parma 2-0 at the Tardini after Antonio Cassano’s penalty was saved.
Mauro Tassotti warned Milan “must take advantage” of this round when Europa League rivals go head-to-head.
Cesare Prandelli is in Parma to watch Antonio Cassano today, waits for Giuseppe Rossi and backed the Code of Ethics.
Antonio Cassano is back to face his former club as Parma host Inter in a play-off for the Europa League.
Inter cannot count on Jonathan or Ricky Alvarez for their European head-to-head with Parma today.
Antonio Cassano is back in the Parma squad to face his former club Inter this afternoon.
Inter defender Rolando says he wants to stay with the club beyond the end of his current loan deal, which ends at the end of the season.
Rodrigo Palacio concedes that Inter’s inconsistency has been the difference between the Nerazzurri and the teams above them this season.
Parma Coach Roberto Donadoni says that tomorrow’s opponents Inter could be amongst the top three Serie A teams, man for man.
Pietro Leonardi has described Gabriel Paletta as the best defender in Serie A of late, and reveals ‘an important offer from Germany’ was turned down.
Marco Parolo hopes he can be by Antonio Cassano’s side for Parma in Europe and Italy at the World Cup.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent confirmed he will “reflect on the situation” with Juventus to decide his future.
Davide Ballardini felt Bologna deserved all three points, while Roberto Donadoni bemoaned a lack of intensity.
Raffaele Palladino wiped out Niccolò Cherubin’s goal, as the Emilia-Romagna Derby ended 1-1 between Bologna and Parma.
The Emilia-Romagna Derby has a lot riding on it, as Bologna fight to avoid relegation and Parma push for Europe.
Roberto Donadoni urged Parma to face local rivals Bologna “as if they were Napoli or Juventus,” but is without Antonio Cassano.
Antonio Cassano is again out of Parma’s local derby with Bologna, but Amauri and Walter Gargano return.
Former Inter, Parma and Fiorentina striker Adriano has terminated his contract with Atletico Paranaense after two months.
Former Parma player Luigi Apolloni says Antonio Cassano’s club form has made it impossible for Cesare Prandelli to ignore him any longer.
Speculation is growing as to who Cesare Prandelli will name for Italy’s tests next week, as he is expected to present his list today.