NEWS

Alessandro Florenzi has urged his Roma side to not ‘waste’ the victories over Juventus and Atalanta.
Following another four-day extravaganza of Italian football, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 26.
Napoli will be hoping that Edinson Cavani can bring an end to his goal drought when they play Juventus on Friday.
Andrea Pirlo has conceded that his Juventus side are probably not good enough to win the Champions League.
Andrea Poli has admitted contact with Juventus, but insists he is just concentrating on finishing the season well with Sampdoria.
Arturo Vidal has silenced talk that he may be sacrificed on the transfer market by Juventus in the summer. “I want to stay.”
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli says he can now count on a new Mario Balotelli following his switch to Milan.
Reports in Italy are suggesting that Porto stopper Elaquim Mangala has caught the attention of Milan.
The agent of Antonio Cassano has started discussions with Inter about a contract extension for his client.
Maurizio Domizzi is still targeting European qualification with Udinese this season, but he knows it will be tough.
Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni isn’t surprised that the outfit have decided to hand John Carew a trial.
The destination of the Scudetto won’t be decided by Friday’s Napoli-Juventus clash, says Stephan Lichtsteiner.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Sassuolo have gone 10 points clear at the top of the Serie B table after Livorno’s shock home defeat to Crotone, while Empoli crushed Brescia.
Stefano Pioli celebrated victory over Fiorentina, but warned Bologna are still mired in the fight to avoid relegation.
Vincenzo Montella admits to feeling “very bitter” at Fiorentina’s defeat, as they threw away a lead and wasted chances to lose 2-1 in Bologna.
Mario Balotelli has commissioned a life-size statue of himself to stand in his Brescia home. “He’ll be immortalised in the pose after a goal.”
Bologna completed a fantastic comeback to beat Fiorentina 2-1 with debutant Lazaros Christodoulopoulos.
Nigel De Jong admits he’d love to “return for the Champions League Final” with Milan after undergoing surgery.
President Massimo Moratti reveals John Carew is joining Inter “for a 15-day trial period, then we’ll decide whether to keep him.”
Alberto Gilardino takes on his former teammates as Fiorentina visit Bologna in a game that was snowed off on Sunday.
Leonardo Bonucci assures Juventus are “going to Napoli in order to win” in Friday’s Scudetto showdown at the San Paolo.
Matej Vydra has impressed while on loan at Watford and Francesco Guidolin assures he’ll have a bright future at parent club Udinese.
Hernanes believes Saturday’s Milan-Lazio showdown “will be decisive” in the race for a Champions League spot.
There are strong reports Pippo Inzaghi will be promoted to Coach of the Milan Primavera team from next season.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini blasted Lazio patron Claudio Lotito and revealed he recalled Gian Piero Gasperini because he’s “the most desperate man in Italy.”
Genoa have confirmed Thomas Manfredini will be out for several weeks after tearing his left thigh muscle.
John Carew will sign for Inter today on a short-term contract and confirmed “this is a great opportunity for me. I am ready to play.”
Marcos Marquinhos is refusing to consider leaving Roma after they gave him the platform to prove his worth.
Lazio will be without Abdoulay Konko for the next 40 days after he picked up a knee injury in the win over Pescara.
Sampdoria have insisted that they may not necessarily sell young striker Mauro Icardi at the end of the season.
Sky Sport Italia have claimed that John Carew has touched down in Italy ahead of his expected move to Inter.
The representative of Genoa defender Luca Antonelli insists it is premature to be discussing his client’s future.
Torino’s Abou Diop has been suspended for three Serie A matches, while Nicola Legrottaglie of Catania has been stopped for two games.
Inter have been fined €50,000 after some of their supporters were found guilty of chanting racist abuse at Mario Balotelli.

TODAY'S FRONT PAGES