Wk2: Fiorentina frustrated, Lazio soar
Fiorentina were unable to break down 10-man Genoa, Lazio saw off Cesena and Atalanta shocked Cagliari.
Chievo shock Napoli
Napoli are in crisis after suffering a shock 1-0 home defeat to Chievo with Gonzalo Higuain’s penalty saved.
Inter 7-0 Sassuolo: Again!
A year later, Inter again demolished Sassuolo 7-0 with a Mauro Icardi hat-trick and Domenico Berardi sent off.
Ventura: 'Samp wanted it more'
Giampiero Ventura was disappointed with Torino’s performance and admits Sampdoria “wanted it more.”
Samp sweep Torino aside
Manolo Gabbiadini and a splendid Stefano Okaka solo run allowed Sampdoria to sweep Torino aside 2-0.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado returns to the Fiorentina line-up against Genoa with Micah Richards on the bench.
Inter are forced to reshuffle against Simone Zaza’s Sassuolo and need to make up for a stuttering start to the season.
Napoli face up to their Chievo taboo at the Stadio San Paolo with Lorenzo Insigne, Marek Hamsik and Gonzalo Higuain.
Polish ref for Juventus-Malmo
Polish referee Szymon Marciniak has been assigned to the Juventus-Malmo Champions League tie.
Inter to double Icardi wages
Inter are reportedly offering to double Mauro Icardi’s wages for a contract extension until 2019.
Mchedlidze wanted Roma penalty
Empoli forward Levan Mchedlidze is adamant he should’ve been given a penalty against Roma.
Pogba confirms Juve talks
Paul Pogba confirmed he is “in negotiations for a contract renewal with Juventus.”
Okaka: 'Balotelli failed in Italy'
Sampdoria striker Stefano Okaka insists Mario Balotelli “failed and mustn’t blame others,” but Liverpool can help him.
Sampdoria go head-to-head with Torino in the first lunchtime kick-off of the Serie A season.
Sannino back for Catania?
Ex-Watford Coach Giuseppe Sannino looks set for a return to Italy with Serie B side Catania.
Mancini appeals for Portugal job
Roberto Mancini is currently available and said it “would be an honour” to become Coach of Portugal.
Johnson to join Cole at Roma?
After Ashley Cole, it’s reported Roma are looking to England again with a bid for Liverpool’s Glen Johnson.
Bisoli eyes Lazio upset too
Cesena already took a Parma scalp this season and Pierpaolo Bisoli wants to shock Lazio today too.
Gasp unleashed against Fiorentina
Gian Piero Gasperini has Alessandro Matri back against Fiorentina this afternoon and “our attacking potential has notably improved.”
Quagliarella reminisces about Samp
Fabio Quagliarella will be looking to get a Torino victory in the early game, but “will never forget Sampdoria.”
Di Francesco: '7-0 was educational'
Eusebio Di Francesco assures Sassuolo’s 7-0 thrashing by Inter last season was “educational” and they’re out for revenge.
Mihajlovic: 'Torino never beat me'
Sinisa Mihajlovic hopes his remarkable record against Torino and Giampiero Ventura can boost Sampdoria.
Serie A Previews: Torres debut day?
Week 2 continues today with Sampdoria-Torino the early kick-off, Fiorentina-Genoa, Inter-Sassuolo, Napoli-Chievo and tonight Parma-Milan.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Allegri: 'Special night in Turin'
Max Allegri had a “special night” at the Juventus Stadium in their 2-0 victory over Udinese.
Strama: 'Udinese better in second half'
Andrea Stramaccioni admits Juventus dominated the first half, but felt Udinese “were the better team” after the break.
Evra: 'Incredible Serie A debut'
Patrice Evra thanked Juventus for his “incredible” Serie A debut and outlined the differences with the Premier League.
Juventus see off Udinese
Carlos Tevez and Claudio Marchisio gave Juventus a 2-0 victory, though Udinese were denied by a very tight offside call.
Manolas: 'Benatia is the past'
Kostas Manolas has already won over the Roma faithful. “Mehdi Benatia is the past. I am the future.”
Richards set for Fiorentina debut
Micah Richards is ready for his Serie A debut in Fiorentina-Genoa, but Marko Marin is still sidelined.
Sarri: 'Empoli angry at defeat'
Empoli boss Maurizio Sarri admits to feeling “anger” that his side impressed against Roma and Udinese without points.
Garcia: 'Glad Roma studied Empoli'
Rudi Garcia praised Empoli’s performance and was glad to have “three points in the bag” for Roma.
Mazzarri fracture after fall
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri fell down the stairs towards the locker room and fractured his left hand.
Juventus reshuffle against Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese, but Carlos Tevez is risked from the start despite an injury.
Roma ride luck in Empoli
Radja Nainggolan saw his shot ricochet off the goalkeeper’s back to give Roma a lucky 1-0 victory in Empoli.
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