NEWS

Davide Ballardini looks back to when he first arrived at Genoa, while Andrea Stramaccioni looks to the future.
Vincenzo Montella confirmed he's in contract talks with Fiorentina, while Giuseppe Sannino has Palermo regrets.
Andrea Stramaccioni is determined to look on the bright side after Inter’s 0-0 draw with Genoa. “We’re clinging to Fredy Guarin.”
Lazio host Delio Rossi’s Sampdoria and hope to add a third consecutive victory so they can secure a place in Europe.
Samir Handanovic’s heroics earned Inter a point at Marassi, as Genoa started the party by securing their Serie A status, while Torino also celebrated at Chievo.
Luca Toni’s goal gave Fiorentina a win that keeps them in the race for third, but sends his former club Palermo into Serie B.
Napoli use a completely revamped line-up against Siena, including Omar El Kaddouri and Emanuele Calaiò.
Inter are forced to reshuffle yet again for their difficult trip to Genoa, who need points to escape relegation.
Fiorentina host desperate Palermo in an intriguing lunchtime battle, as both teams are in dire need of points to keep their dreams alive.
Manchester City are reportedly sending scouts to San Siro for tonight’s Milan-Roma so they can prepare a €30m offer for Erik Lamela.
Francesco Guidolin insists Udinese are “not the favourites” for a Europa League spot despite six consecutive victories.
Luca Toni has warned Stevan Jovetic “is suffering” because he feels the Fiorentina fans no longer love him as they did.
Genoa need points to avoid relegation, but Coach Davide Ballardini doubts Inter’s crisis will make them a soft touch today.
Vladimir Petkovic has warned Lazio “the season isn’t over yet” as they welcome Sampdoria with an eye on the Coppa Italia Final.
Milan host Roma in what should promise to be a goal-packed encounter, while there are three lunchtime kick-offs including Fiorentina-Palermo and Genoa-Inter.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Despite the heroics of goalkeeper Mattia Perin, Pescara were beaten 1-0 in Catania by Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez.
Gianluigi Buffon lifted the first Scudetto trophy as captain today. “I’m happy to be important for the fans and my team.”
Antonio Conte feels his Juventus are “unlike any other” and after the Scudetto party is looking forward to a vacation.
Juventus have been presented with the Scudetto trophy and Giorgio Chiellini insists “we never gave up, though Inter made us realise we weren’t unbeatable.”
Catania want to end their record-breaking season on a high against doomed Pescara this evening.
A sensational Victor Ibarbo run from his own half earned a 1-1 draw for Cagliari and ends Juventus hopes of setting a new points record.
Napoli and Ezequiel Lavezzi’s PSG are set to face off at the San Paolo in a prestigious friendly on July 30.
Milan team medic Rodolfo Tavana has revealed the team’s new celebration is making fun of the way he walks. “It’s Boateng’s fault!”
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent has hinted at a summer departure from Napoli after stating “he can’t give his best in Walter Mazzarri’s tactics.”
Juventus are awarded the Scudetto trophy today and Beppe Marotta confirms he has now “talked with Antonio Conte about the new signings.”
Fiorentina welcome Palermo tomorrow lunchtime without Adem Ljajic, Momo Sissoko or Marcelo Larrondo.
Massimo Ambrosini and Mario Balotelli are in the Milan squad to face Roma despite skipping training yesterday.
Diego Forlan bitterly criticised Inter, claiming they “wouldn’t take my calls” and barred him from saying goodbye to his teammates.
Juventus have already secured the Scudetto, but are now targeting Fabio Capello’s points record as Alessandro Matri leads the way against Cagliari.
Hellas Verona crushed Juve Stabia and cut Sassuolo’s lead at the top to just one point after the four-goal thriller at Lanciano, while Novara and Empoli squeezed wins.
Amid reports today of a rift with Coach Giampiero Ventura, President Urbano Cairo insists there are “no doubts” over his Torino future.
Marek Hamsik has again pledged his future to Napoli. “I grew up here and am becoming a great player, while the team grew with me. That’s why I’m happy to stay.”
Pescara President Daniele Sebastiani blamed a “very bad transfer strategy” for their immediate relegation to Serie B.
Aurelio Andreazzoli prepares to face Milan, but believes potential replacements Massimiliano Allegri and Walter Mazzarri “would do well at Roma.”

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