NEWS

Rodrigo Palacio says he was only one of numerous options to go in goal for Inter last night after injury to Luca Castellazzi.
Check out the skills of Milan teenager Hachim Mastour while in action with the Italian Under-15 side. The boy’s got talent!
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Alexandre Pato’s future at Milan is more in the balance than ever, as he has mysteriously vanished from the club’s merchandising website.
Andrea Stramaccioni praised Rodrigo Palacio’s performance as a goalkeeper, while Andrea Mandorlini criticised Verona’s misfiring strikers.
Inter beat Hellas Verona 2-0 with Fredy Guarin scoring one and creating another, but Luca Castellazzi was stretchered off and Rodrigo Palacio had to play in goal!
The Under-21 Italy side was beaten 4-2 by the B Italia squad this evening, a side representing the best players in Serie B.
Palermo defender Carlos Labrin has confirmed he’ll leave in January. “I have shown I am not ready.”
Lucio has officially signed for Brazilian club Sao Paulo after terminating his contract with Juventus.
Inter have Cristian Chivu Antonio Cassano and Rodrigo Palacio against the only Serie B side left in the Coppa Italia this evening, as Hellas Verona visit San Siro.
Juventus are reportedly in talks with Barcelona to take David Villa on loan for six months in January.
New Siena Coach Beppe Iachini is thrown straight in at the deep end tomorrow in a Coppa Italia trip to Lazio. “The situation is not easy.”
Mario Balotelli’s on-off girlfriend Raffaella Fico claims he “is irresponsible and doesn’t care about his daughter.”
It is possible Napoli could be thrown out of the Europa League, or disqualified from next season’s Champions League, after they were docked two points today.
Celtic star Gary Hooper is the latest striker who has been linked with a January move to Juventus.
Atalanta have warned they will fine Ezequiel Schelotto after he was involved in a late-night altercation with his ex-girlfriend in the street.
Support has been pouring in for Napoli stars Paolo Cannavaro and Gianluca Grava, who were suspended for six months in the match-fixing scandal.
There are new reports suggesting Milan could sell Alexandre Pato to Corinthians in exchange for midfielder Paulinho.
Paris Saint-Germain’s Javier Pastore has surprisingly stated that he one day expects to play for Italian giants Milan.
Josip Ilicic has turned down a lucrative offer from Dynamo Kiev in order to stay with current club Palermo.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin has admitted that the Coppa Italia needs spicing up to increase its popularity.
Roma have made it clear that they have no plans to cash in on Daniele De Rossi during the January transfer window.
Delio Rossi says he didn’t hesitate in accepting the offer to become the new Coach of Sampdoria.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has confirmed that Mauro Zarate won’t be selected for the Coppa Italia game against Siena. “He’s excluded himself.”
Inter have allowed Wesley Sneijder and Philippe Coutinho to end the year early – even if they still have two games left to play.
Bologna boss Stefano Pioli has warned his players to forget last Sunday's win over Napoli as they face the Partenopei in the Coppa Italia tomorrow.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has criticised tomorrow's Coppa Italia opponents Siena for sacking Coach Serse Cosmi.
Roma have appointed Italo Zanzi as their new chief executive, replacing Mark Pannes in the role.
Stephan El Shaarawy has admitted that he is enjoying his season so far at Milan and hopes to aim for the Capocannoniere award.
Vincenzo Montella has admitted that he is desperate to lift the Coppa Italia trophy with Fiorentina this season.
Napoli have released an official statement condemning the actions taken by the National Disciplinary Committee this morning.
Paolo Cannavaro's lawyer his hit out at former Napoli goalkeeper Mattia Gianello for the inconsistent allegations aimed at his client.
Former Inter and Juventus man Lucio could be on his way back to Brazil as reports in the country suggest that Cruzeiro are interested in signing the defender.
Cagliari forward Joaquin Larrivey has left the Sardinian side to join Mexican club Atlante.
Italian national team boss Cesare Prandelli has hailed 2012 as an 'important year' and a platform on which to build.

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