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Genoa’s Diego Perotti considers a 1-1 draw with Palermo as two points dropped as the Grifone fail to move into fourth place.
Paulo Dybala's wondergoal was cancelled out by Andrea Bertolacci as Palermo and Genoa fought out a draw at Marassi.
Genoa midfielder Iago Falque says the possibility of leapfrogging Sampdoria is not a motivation for his side in tonight’s match with Palermo.
Genoa look to go fourth with Alessandro Matri leading the line as they take on Palermo at Marassi.
Mario Balotelli is happy at Liverpool, and praised the Anfield club’s supporters.
Roma have confirmed their squad for tomorrow night’s match with CSKA Moscow, with Douglas Maicon missing the cut.
Simone Scuffet has revealed that he turned down a move to Spanish champions Atletico Madrid in favour of remaining with Udinese.
Paul Pogba’s agent says Juventus turned down two offers for the midfielder this summer, and calls his client ‘the most expensive player in the world’.
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will not be returning to Italy anytime soon, as his agent dismisses links to Inter.
Napoli could lose striker Michu for an extended period, as it’s reported the Spaniard requires ankle surgery.
Giuseppe Rossi’s recovery from his latest knee injury is going ‘according to plan’ Fiorentina’s medical director assures.
Xherdan Shaqiri’s agent says he has spoken to Napoli, but Bayern Munich won’t allow the player to leave on loan.
Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis says he’s fighting fit ahead of a crucial Champions League tie with CSKA Moscow.
Rudi Garcia believes the formation Roma employ for tomorrow’s Champions League match at CSKA Moscow is not as important as the team’s attitude.
Roma face CSKA Moscow tomorrow wary of being frozen out of Champions League contention, admits Morgan De Sanctis.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says his side will not be aiming for a draw when they take on CSKA Moscow tomorrow night.
Alessandro Matri discusses Genoa’s European ambitions, and asserts that five goals ‘isn’t enough’ to consider a return to Milan.
Roma may have Alessandro Florenzi at right-back and field a 4-4-2 formation against CSKA Moscow tomorrow evening.
Max Allegri is expected to face selection decisions in defence and midfield ahead of the Champions League trip to Malmo.
Aleksei Berezutski doesn’t think CSKA Moscow will necessarily have an advantage with the weather, nor will they focus just on Roma’s Francesco Totti.
Leonid Slutski sees CSKA Moscow’s chance at Champions League progression, but admits it hinges on a performance against Roma.
Massimo Moratti was happy with what he saw in the Milan derby from Inter, and he already says Roberto Mancini is doing ‘a good job’.
Douglas Maicon’s extended period of recovery for Roma and his absence for CSKA Moscow is reportedly causing issue at the club.
Carlo Ancelotti would return to Italian football only for Milan, whilst he reflects on seeing Clarence Seedorf, Pippo Inzaghi and Rino Gattuso coaching.
Carlo Ancelotti has reflected on Serie A’s declining appeal and says tax breaks and squad limitations are not the answer.
Carlo Ancelotti has explained how he now feels more ‘cosmopolitan’ as a Coach, and reveals he did try to sign Mario Balotelli.
Gigi Buffon is once more one of the five goalkeepers in world football shortlisted for the FIFA FIFPro World XI, for 2014.
Mauro Tassotti has lamented Milan’s inability to keep clean sheets, and says they needed to handle possession better yesterday against Inter.
Sandro Mazzola says that Roberto Mancini’s task at Inter must be eased by work in the transfer market.
There is speculation that Leandro Castan could have his neurosurgery procedure brought forward to as early as this week.
Pavel Nedved has commented on an ‘improving’ Juventus under Massimiliano Allegri, as he labels this week’s Champions League test a ‘must-win’.
Paul Pogba believes that the current iteration of Juventus is ‘stronger’, with ‘more quality’ and that they ‘attack with more men’.
Bernardo Corradi believes that Inter showed a strong reaction under Roberto Mancini against Milan, one perhaps unlikely under Walter Mazzarri.
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Joel Obi decided the Milan derby and said Roberto Mancini’s tactics give Inter “more options, especially in midfield.”

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