UDINESE NEWS

Alexander Merkel has agreed to leave Genoa for Udinese in January, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin has admitted that the Coppa Italia needs spicing up to increase its popularity.
Vincenzo Montella has admitted that he is desperate to lift the Coppa Italia trophy with Fiorentina this season.
Serie A side Udinese are in talks with Genoa about signing Alexander Merkel, it has been confirmed.
Antonio Floro Flores is on the verge of re-joining Genoa after watching the Grifone in action on Sunday afternoon.
Francesco Guidolin held up his hands after Udinese’s last-gasp equaliser and confessed “Palermo played better. We didn’t deserve that point.”
Gian Piero Gasperini vented his fury at the referees after Palermo “threw away two points” in Udine.
Palermo thought they had done enough to earn their first away win of the season, but Antonio Di Natale rescued a point for 10-man Udinese in the final minute.
Palermo revamp with Paulo Dybala, Fabrizio Miccoli and Josip Ilicic starting together against Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese.
Francesco Guidolin prepares to welcome his former club Palermo this afternoon and warns Udinese they “need hunger.”
Gian Piero Gasperini is hopeful that Palermo can provide him with improved options for the squad during the January transfer window.
With Antonio Floro Flores’ stay in Spain coming to a premature end, speculation is that Granada will take another Udinese striker in his place.
Francesco Guidolin’s son is an agent and talent scout who reveals the Udinese Coach “likes the Premier League. We’ll see what happens.”
Milan don’t have to worry about losing Sulley Muntari for the African Cup of Nations, but Ghana call Juventus and Udinese stars.
Udinese have told admirers of Mehdi Benatia that he will not be sold during the January transfer window.
Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo has discussed Genoa’s Alexander Merkel, Antonio Floro Flores, Pablo Armero and Mehdi Benatia, plus a near miss for Sebastian Giovinco.
The one and only Udinese fan who made the trip to watch his team beat Sampdoria 2-0 last night revealed what it felt like to be celebrating alone.
Udinese Coach Francesco Guidolin has hailed his side's spirit after they claimed a 2-0 win against Sampdoria on Monday evening.
Sampdoria boss Ciro Ferrara admitted his side's poor finishing was to blame as they went down 2-0 to Udinese.
Udinese captain Antonio Di Natale has claimed that European football is not impossible to aim for this season.