NEWS

Walter Mazzarri insists Inter “were not inferior to Roma” tonight despite their 3-0 home defeat.
Rudi Garcia praised Roma’s maturity, versatility and Francesco Totti as “one of the best players in the history of football.”
Francesco Totti admits “nobody expected this start to the season” and Roma “can compete with everyone” after crushing Inter 3-0.
Roma were devastating in a 3-0 victory away to previously unbeaten Inter with Francesco Totti’s brace and Alessandro Florenzi.
Roma director Walter Sabatini reveals he “would not have signed Gervinho” without an express demand from Rudi Garcia.
Inter President Massimo Moratti is eager for the Roma test and gave a surprising update on the Erick Thohir sale.
Maxi Moralez’s first goal in over a year and some stunning goalkeeping gave Atalanta their first ever Serie A victory away to Chievo.
Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic starts tonight and expects a great game with Inter. “Our mentality has changed.”
The two dark horses for the Scudetto go head-to-head tonight, as Inter aim to end Roma’s 100 per cent record.
Mirko Vucinic and Stephan Lichtsteiner have not recovered in time to play Juventus-Milan tomorrow night.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella believes Giuseppe Rossi will be able to play against Lazio tomorrow night.
Riccardo Saponara is in Milan’s squad travelling to the Juventus Stadium, though Mario Balotelli is still banned.
Livorno Coach Davide Nicola is looking forward to a “prestigious challenge” at Napoli’s Stadio San Paolo.
This is an early relegation six-pointer at the Stadio Bentegodi, as Chievo host a revitalised Atalanta.
Virtus Lanciano stay on top after beating Novara despite playing with 10 men, while Empoli win and Brescia block Palermo.
Vladimir Petkovic said it’s “premature to give this Lazio an identity” ahead of their Fiorentina match tomorrow night.
Antonio Conte believes Milan will fight for the Scudetto and blasted Juventus critics. “These murmurs trying to destabilise us are the enemy.”
Roberto Mancini assures he didn’t join Galatasaray “for the money,” and admitted to a bit of luck against Juventus.
Marco Verratti reveals he was “close to joining Juventus, but I wanted to play and not be a reserve” so he opted to join PSG.
Rafa Benitez is without Gonzalo Higuain, Raul Albiol or Camilo Zuniga against Livorno. “This is a test of Napoli’s maturity.”
Massimiliano Allegri believes criticism of both Milan and Juventus has been “unfair” ahead of tomorrow’s clash.
Daniele De Rossi has no regrets at missing out on silverware to stay with Roma, but “stop calling me Capitan Futuro.”
Fabio Capello reveals he “said no” to taking over as Italy Coach. “We talked about it, but I’m concentrated on Russia.”
Alessandro Matri faces his old Juventus teammates tomorrow and would gladly “bring Andrea Pirlo back to Milan.”
Inter face Roma tonight and Mateo Kovacic is impressed with his opponents. “They play really good football.”
Sunderland striker Fabio Borini will reportedly receive an Italy call-up for the World Cup qualifiers against Denmark and Armenia.
Lazio will appeal after UEFA ordered them to play their next Europa League game behind closed doors due to racist chants.
Padova fought back twice to beat Varese in a five-goal thriller on Coach Bortolo Mutti’s debut.
The two dark horses for the Scudetto go head-to-head at San Siro tonight, while Sunday brings Juventus-Milan and Lazio-Fiorentina.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri believes that tomorrow’s game with Roma will be a great one.
Chievo boss Giuseppe Sannino wants his men to bounce back from their defeat to Catania last weekend.
Marco Storari believes that Roma, Inter and Napoli are Juventus’ nearest challengers for the Scudetto this season.
Udinese midfielder Andrea Lazzari has reflected on his time at Cagliari as the two sides prepare to meet this weekend.
Juventus attacker Fabio Quagliarella has commented on the club’s next Champions League game against Real Madrid.

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