NEWS

Reports are that Mario Balotelli has been sidelined by Clarence Seedorf in reaction to Milan’s midweek Champions League elimination.
Cesare Prandelli has reflected on Italy’s opening World Cup opponents England: “They have improved a lot.”
Morgan De Sanctis has offered his sympathy to Roma teammate Kevin Strootman, and affirms faith in replacement Rodrigo Taddei.
Mario Gomez recognised the importance of his goal for Fiorentina, not only for their tie with Juventus, but also for his own progression.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Massimo Cellino is forced to wait another 10 days to find out if his takeover of Leeds United has been accepted.
Lazio ultras warned they won’t halt their protest against President Claudio Lotito or “compromise” with negotiations.
Norberto Neto hailed Fiorentina’s attitude after they fought back for a Europa League draw away to Juventus.
Vincenzo Montella said Mario Gomez “couldn’t have picked a better moment” to score in Fiorentina’s draw at Juventus.
Antonio Conte “preferred this performance to Sunday’s” despite the failure to beat Fiorentina in the Europa League.
Gigi Buffon admits Juventus “thought we could take the 1-0 home” against Fiorentina and were punished.
Arturo Vidal scored within three minutes, but was left “very bitter” by “a bad performance” in Juventus-Fiorentina.
Borja Valero said Fiorentina were “fantastic” to fight back from a goal after three minutes to draw at Juventus.
Mario Gomez’s first goal of 2014 gave Fiorentina a precious 1-1 Europa League draw at the Juventus Stadium.
Coach Luis Castro and striker Jackson Martinez felt Porto should’ve beaten Napoli by more than one goal.
Marek Hamsik is frustrated with himself after another poor Napoli performance. “I am not the man I once was.”
Rafa Benitez is confident “the Stadio San Paolo can make the difference” after Napoli’s 1-0 Europa League defeat at Porto.
Porto’s Juan Fernando Quintero warns his teammates that “the tie is still open” after a 1-0 victory over Napoli.
Pepe Reina admits Napoli’s 1-0 Europa League defeat to Porto was “a bad result, but a fair one.”
Juventus director Beppe Marotta backed Antonio Conte’s squad rotation for the Europa League tie with Fiorentina.
Napoli lost 1-0 away to Porto with their former target Jackson Martinez getting the goal, but they risked a heavier defeat.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado feels Fiorentina “need a different approach” to Juventus in the Europa League.
Milan legend Billy Costacurta blasted Mario Balotelli, warning he “will never be world class.”
Juventus and Fiorentina face off in a Europa League Derby d’Italia, as Andrea Pirlo takes on Borja Valero.
Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano insists Fiorentina “ought to be optimistic” against Juventus in the Europa League.
Napoli director Riccardo Bigon spoke ahead of tonight’s Europa League tie with Porto and hinted Pepe Reina could stay.
A row is breaking out between a group of Juventus ultras, the widow of Gaetano Scirea and the FIGC.
Miguel Angel Britos starts Napoli’s trip to Porto today and revealed a little of their game plan.
Mario Balotelli did not take part in training today due to a muscular problem and is in doubt for Milan-Parma.
Manchester City talent Stevan Jovetic will be cheering on Fiorentina tonight against Juventus in Europe.
Napoli start Gonzalo Higuain and Lorenzo Insigne against Jackson Martinez’s Porto in the Europa League.
Inter defender Hugo Campagnaro says Nemanja Vidic will prove to be a great signing for the club when he joins in the summer.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete says clarification of Azzurri Coach Cesare Prandelli's future will be provided before the end of the month.
The agent of Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez says talk of his client moving to Inter is just rumours.
Sky are reporting that Milan are currently monitoring the situation of Togolese striker Emanuel Adebayor.

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