PESCARA NEWS

Francesco Guidolin praised 10-man Udinese and Giovanni Stroppa saw a lack of Pescara character.
Udinese beat Pescara despite being down to 10 men, but Sampdoria’s dismissal cost them in Parma and Chievo held Fiorentina.
Francesco Guidolin is feeling the strain after a break for international duty and goes into Udinese-Pescara noting “I like the idea of an 18-team Serie A.”
Pescara goalkeeper Mattia Perin has already been linked with Milan, but his agent now confirms “he is monitored by Napoli too.”
Marco Verratti “would probably have gone to Napoli” if PSG hadn’t stepped in, confessed Pescara director Daniele Delli Carri.
Lorenzo Insigne leads out the Under-21 side in their Euro play-off with Sweden and is “excited” at doing so in his old Pescara hunting ground.
Giovanni Stroppa was disappointed with Pescara's attitude, but Vladimir Petkovic was proud of Lazio.
Vladimir Petkovic will not rule out Lazio going for something more than third place this season. “We always want to win.”
Lazio made short work of Pescara and Fiorentina won the Derby dell’Appennino, while Cagliari caused an upset on Ivo Pulga’s debut.
Mauro Zarate’s rapport with Lazio has become extremely tense again, as he is dropped for the trip to Pescara.
Vladimir Petkovic plans “tactical changes” when Lazio visit Pescara on Sunday afternoon. “If we stay solid, we have a good chance of winning.”
Milan have made no move for Mattia Perin, but the goalkeeper’s agent wouldn’t be surprised by an offer.
Massimo Ficcadenti wouldn't speak to the media, but Giovanni Stroppa praised Vladimir Weiss.
An investigation has been launched into Pescara defender Christian Terlizzi’s claim referee Carmine Russo “said he’d send me off at the first chance.”
Massimo Ficcadenti tells Cagliari “good performances are not enough anymore” ahead of their relegation dogfight with Pescara.
Pescara earned crucial points with Ivan Pelizzoli’s saves, but Coach Giovanni Stroppa warns he’s going back on the bench against Cagliari.
The Is Arenas is finally open to fans for Sunday’s Cagliari-Pescara game, although only one section will be able to host supporters.
Pescara celebrated their first win of the season with a Vladimir Weiss screamer after 10-man Palermo wasted numerous chances.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has hinted he’s not done wielding the axe. “I’m changing the club from a coaching and also directorial sense.”
Gian Piero Gasperini is looking for his first Palermo points this afternoon against a Pescara side without a victory.