NEWS

Copenhagen captain Lars Jacobsen has warned that his men are up against ‘a top European club’ in Juventus this evening.
Lazio defender Lorik Cana has opened up the possibility of returning to Marseille once his time in the capital ends.
Nigel De Jong has called for his Milan team to kick on after their win over Celtic in the Champions League last night.
Hella Verona sporting director Sean Sogliano is being tracked by Milan as a potential replacement for Adriano Galliani.
Press reports this afternoon have suggested that Paris Saint-Germain will hope to make the most of their connections to sign Paul Pogba.
Marek Hamsik has gone into detail about the injury that kept him out of Napoli’s game with Borussia Dortmund.
Olympiakos boss Jose Miguel Michel has admitted that it will be ‘hard to keep’ Konstantinos Mitroglou at the club.
The Milan duo of Stephan El Shaarawy and Giampaolo Pazzini trained with the rest of the squad today following their injury problems.
Marcos Senna doesn’t expect to see Bruno Soriano leave current club Villarreal for Napoli at the start of 2014.
Roma boss Rudi Garcia is delighted the club were able to sign Gervinho from Arsenal during the summer.
The agent of Giacomo Bonaventura says no deal is in place for his client to leave Atalanta during the month of January.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has named a 19-man squad for Thursday’s Europa League game at Legia Warsaw.
Luca Marrone has no regrets about his decision to leave champions Juventus for little Sassuolo over the summer.
Philippe Mexes’ eye injury may have been caused by the Milan man’s use of a sunbed, reports Tuttosport.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte will field a 3-5-2 against FC Copenhagen on Wednesday, but he does have a few doubts about his starting XI.
Inter and Japan full-back Yuto Nagatomo has been named as the 2013 Asian Football Confederation Asian International Player of the Year.
Saphir Taider feels Inter are laying the foundations for a successful future after putting their disappointing 2012-13 campaign behind them.
Manchester United will have a scout watching Alessio Cerci in Torino’s game at Genoa on Saturday, reports La Stampa.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon didn’t “think we were outplayed” despite a 3-0 mauling at the hands of Milan.
Christian Abbiati is pleased Milan “proved we’re alive and kicking” with a 3-0 demolition of Celtic.
Goran Pandev thinks Napoli “certainly need more belief” after a 3-1 defeat to Borussia Dortmund.
Massimiliano Allegri insists Milan’s performance against Celtic wasn’t that different from recent setbacks.
Rafa Benitez felt “the penalty changed everything” after Napoli were flattened 3-1 by Borussia Dortmund.
Cristian Zapata finally got his first goal for Milan and hailed “a great victory” at Celtic Park.
Napoli lost 3-1 to Borussia Dortmund, meaning even a victory over Arsenal might not be enough to stay in the Champions League.
Ricky Kaka was inspirational and Mario Balotelli also scored as Milan crushed Celtic 3-0, their first Glasgow win since 1969.
Adriano Galliani has faith in Max Allegri against Celtic tonight, but insists he hasn’t “written my Milan will.”
Milan rely on Mario Balotelli and Kaka for their Champions League crunch match at Celtic Park tonight.
Gonzalo Higuain, Jose Maria Callejon and Dries Mertens start in Napoli’s huge battle with Borussia Dortmund.
Antonio Conte has named his Juventus squad to face Copenhagen, as Andrea Barzagli again misses out.
Bad news for Atalanta, as captain Gianpaolo Bellini will be out of action for around four months.
There is mixed news for Fiorentina striker Mario Gomez after his check-up in Munich.
Udinese will be without forward Luis Muriel for at least two weeks, but there’s good news for Gianpiero Pinzi and Thomas Heurtaux.
Copenhagen manager Stale Solbakken warns “the pressure is on Juventus and that might work in our favour.”

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