NEWS

Giuseppe Rossi and Ante Rebic have been left out of Fiorentina’s Europa League squad because of injury.
Gian Piero Gasperini says he’s looking forward to taking charge of Genoa again after returning to the outfit this week.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani is delighted Riccardo Montolivo will be available for tonight’s Champions League tie at Ajax.
Leonardo Bonucci is aware that his Juventus defence will be tested by the ability of Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba on Wednesday.
Roma turned down offers for Michael Bradley this summer, the midfielder’s representative has confirmed.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has conceded that he would have preferred to take on Galatasaray without Roberto Mancini as his opposite number.
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Torino will be without defender Guillermo Rodriguez for the next month after he picked up an injury in the Turin derby.
Bologna have confirmed their faith in under-pressure boss Stefano Pioli after a winless start to the season.
Russia boss Fabio Capello is backing Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid to win the Champions League in 2013-14.
Patrick Kluivert says Milan will start tonight’s Champions League game against Ajax as overwhelming favourites for victory.
Gianluca Vialli is confident former club Sampdoria can recover from their difficult start to the season.
San Siro will not be closed after Milan fans reiterated their ‘discriminatory’ chants against Neapolitans.
Fiorentina fumbled a lead yet again and President Andrea Della Valle warns “we’ve got to improve in the final minutes.”
Juan Camilo Zuniga has signed a five-year Napoli contract extension, reportedly including a €35m buy-out clause.
Gonzalo Higuain should be fit to face Arsenal tonight, although he left Napoli’s training session early with Raul Albiol.
Bojan Krkic is disappointed to be missing tonight’s Ajax-Milan against his former teammates and praised Mario Balotelli.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis spoke to Sky Sports News in England about Arsenal, Rafa Benitez, Gonzalo Higuain and that moped incident.
New Galatasaray Coach Roberto Mancini admits it’s “a happy coincidence” his first game will be against Juventus.
Italy’s hopes of calling up Mauro Icardi have vanished, as the Inter striker was picked for Argentina after Leo Messi’s injury.
The Turin Derby social media war is not over yet, as Alessio Cerci said the Granata could be proud they had “played honestly.”
Marek Hamsik thinks tonight’s Arsenal-Napoli match will be “important, but not decisive” for the Champions League.
Milan face Ajax in the Champions League this evening and Nigel De Jong trusts it’ll be “more or less the same as PSV.”
Roberto Donadoni believes a defeat at Fiorentina “would’ve been harsh” on Parma after their thrilling 2-2 draw.
Rafa Benitez assured Napoli feel “no fear” against Arsenal at the Emirates in tonight’s Champions League clash.
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Empoli were beaten by Avellino, so Virtus Lanciano are shock Serie B leaders, while Pescara also stalled Cesena.
Vincenzo Montella confessed to feeling “great bitterness” after Fiorentina conceded a last-gasp equaliser against Parma.
Fiorentina were pegged back to a 2-2 draw with the last kick of the game against Parma in a thrilling match.
Urby Emanuelson has admitted that it will be a ‘nice challenge’ when Milan come up against Ajax on Tuesday.
Sampdoria chief Edoardo Garrone has given his full backing to Coach Delio Rossi, despite a difficult start to the season.
Reports in the Italian Press this evening have claimed that Roma could make a trio of signings over January as they push towards the Scudetto.
Massimiliano Allegri has insisted there are ‘no easy games in Europe’ as Milan prepare to face Ajax tomorrow.
Fiorentina have handed Polish youngster Rafal Wolski a start against Parma at Artmeio Franchi this evening.
Arsenal full-back Bacary Sagna has admitted that the club go into Tuesday’s match with Napoli full of confidence.

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