NEWS

Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Ex-Roma defender Mehdi Benatia said he had “sent a message to the German media” with his Bayern Munich performance.
Morgan De Sanctis apologised to fans, but assured Roma “are stronger than we seemed” in a 7-1 defeat to Bayern Munich.
Thomas Muller said Roma “played exactly the way we expected them to” and Bayern Munich ran riot.
Director of sport Walter Sabatini admits Roma must “re-evaluate our international level” after a 7-1 defeat to Bayern Munich.
Miralem Pjanic was dumbstruck after Roma’s 7-1 defeat to Bayern Munich. “It is difficult to say anything constructive.”
Rudi Garcia said it was “my fault entirely” that Roma were demolished 7-1 by Bayern Munich. “It was the wrong strategy.”
Pep Guardiola insisted 7-1 “is not such a huge gap between” Bayern Munich and Roma. “We have to improve.”
Daniele De Rossi said Roma “will pay the fans back for their support” after a 7-1 defeat to Bayern Munich.
Roma were humiliated 7-1 on home turf by Bayern Munich, but remain second in their Champions League group.
Serie A side Empoli are in mourning after the death of counsellor Giacomo Corsi, the brother of President Fabrizio Corsi.
Parma will be without Cristobal Jorquera for several weeks after he suffered a thigh strain.
UEFA President Michel Platini praised Francesco Totti and Paul Pogba, while stating Carlo Tavecchio is “not racist, just stupid.”
Gervinho said Roma will “try to move around” and attack Bayern Munich in the Champions League tonight.
Francesco Totti, Gervinho and Juan Iturbe start as Roma host Bayern Munich in the Champions League, but Douglas Maicon is injured.
Hellas Verona released a statement calling accusations of racism against Milan “the low point of our history.”
Max Allegri said Olympiacos-Juventus “is not decisive” in the Champions League and confirmed Arturo Vidal will start.
Gigi Buffon is ready for a fiery atmosphere against Olympiacos and gave updates on his Juventus renewal talks.
There are reports Douglas Maicon is dealing with a knee problem and could miss out on tonight’s Roma-Bayern Munich.
Fiorentina have officially appointed new director general Andrea Rogg, taking over from November 3.
Oriol Romeu’s agent confirms he wanted to join Napoli this summer, but they were too late and Chelsea agreed terms with Stuttgart.
German newspapers claim Schalke 04 are ready to make a January offer for Milan striker Fernando Torres.
Olympiacos Coach Michel insists Antonio Conte’s Juventus was “not stronger” than the current incarnation.
Emerson expects an entertaining clash between Roma and Bayern Munich, and for both teams to progress out of their group.
Roberto Palmieri says that the ‘stefano160268’ listed in a reported new Calcioscommesse investigation is not Lazio captain Stefano Mauri.
Atletico Madrid’s Arda Turan says Juventus are the toughest team he’s faced in his time at Vicente Calderon.
Miguel Angel Gil Marin has revealed that Atletico Madrid did not open talks for Fernando Torres, and Coach Diego Simeone did not request his arrival.
Rolando Maran has spoken about his plans as new Chievo Coach, demanding his side play with ‘courage and aggression’.
Torino striker Fabio Quagliarella has revealed that he could have joined Napoli in the summer, and insists he never fell out with Antonio Conte.
Former Milan legend Marco van Basten has expressed his concerns about Pippo Inzaghi’s lack of managerial experience.
Sulley Muntari has highlighted the importance of former Premier League stars Michael Essien and Fernando Torres for Milan.
Gigi Buffon will soon sign an extension that will take his contract with Juventus to 2017, according to reports.
Following a weekend of superb goals and outstanding saves in Serie A Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 7.
Napoli have listed 20 players in their squad to face Young Boys in Bern on Thursday, with Miguel Britos and Walter Gargano absent.
Hellas Verona have been handed a €50,000 fine and a one-game partial closure of their stadium following racist abuse aimed at Milan’s Sulley Muntari

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