SIENA NEWS

Davide Ballardini warned Genoa must earn their Serie A status, as Beppe Iachini's men are alive and kicking.
Roma were pummelled in Palermo and Fiorentina fell in Cagliari, while Lazio completed a great comeback, the Genoa-Siena relegation dogfight was all square and Amauri scored a peach of a goal.
Siena attacker Alessandro Rosina has admitted that this weekend's match with Genoa will be 'very difficult'.
Beppe Iachini still believes in safety, while Diego Lopez has advice for Victor Ibarbo.
Cagliari have practically secured their safety in Serie A after getting the best chances in a 0-0 draw away to Siena.
It’s a relegation battle this lunchtime and Cagliari take on taboo team Siena, who are on the verge of an amazing comeback.
Ivo Pulga hopes Cagliari can give a little bit more to end their ‘curse’ at Siena. “We’ve never won there in Serie A, but there’s always a first time.”
Siena are off the foot of the table despite a six-point penalty and Beppe Iachini is confident they can survive if they beat Cagliari in today’s clash.
Fiorentina’s Manuel Pasqual and Siena’s Matteo Rubin deserve a shot with the Italian national side, says Angelo Di Livio.
Siena boss Giuseppe Iachini believes that Milan have what it takes to overcome Barcelona in the Champions League this evening.
Siena boss Beppe Iachini is convinced that his side can avoid relegation this season – despite the six-point penalty inflicted on them.
Director Giorgio Perinetti feels Palermo's problems are psychological, while Beppe Iachini feels sorry for the home fans.
Fans staged a protest after Palermo’s 2-1 home defeat to Siena and director Giorgio Perinetti confessed “we must try to end the season with dignity.”
Palermo have a foot in Serie B after a shock home defeat to Siena, while Amauri and Victor Ibarbo bagged hat-tricks.
Siena face fellow table-proppers Palermo this afternoon, though Coach Beppe Iachini insists this “is not the last chance saloon.”
Gian Piero Gasperini acknowledges the loser of today’s bottom of the table Palermo-Siena showdown “could be cut out of the race to stay in Serie A.”
Genoa have been fined €100,000 after their match against Siena last season was briefly suspended when fans entered the field of play.
Siena boss Giuseppe Iachini has claimed that his side's match Palermo on Sunday will not make or break their season.
Beppe Iachini felt the early goal made the difference, while Stefano Colantuono is confident of safety.
Fiorentina scraped victory over Chievo, Antonio Di Natale ended his goal drought, while Bologna scored three cracking goals.