NEWS

Rafa Benitez would love Napoli-Liverpool in the Europa League, opens the door to Fernando Torres and expects Milan fireworks.
Rudi Garcia insists there is “no shame in losing to Napoli and Manchester City” as Roma visit third-placed Genoa.
Pippo Inzaghi was “very angry” with Milan’s defeat to Genoa and expects a fiery response against Napoli.
Sulley Muntari’s tackle that injured Marco van Ginkel was “tough, but not malicious,” insisted Pippo Inzaghi.
Vincenzo Montella was furious with Fiorentina after Europa League defeat. “I expect much more from many players” against Cesena.
Napoli are without Christian Maggio for Sunday night’s big Serie A match against Milan.
As Milan are building a new complex away from San Siro, Inter are reportedly due to follow suit.
Borussia Dortmund forward Ciro Immobile hopes to eliminate his old club Juventus in the Champions League semi-final.
Amid reports Sinisa Mihajlovic is vetoing Antonio Cassano at Sampdoria, the Parma striker could go to Torino.
Roberto Mancini is eager to be reunited with Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic at Inter in January.
Stefano Colantuono wants Atalanta to “keep the momentum going” against Lazio this evening.
It’s reported Fernando Torres could make a shock return to Liverpool after failing to settle at Milan.
Palermo are unbeaten in six, but Beppe Iachini warned not to “rest on our laurels” against Sassuolo today.
Ashley Cole will reportedly leave Roma in January to join MLS club Orlando City.
Sassuolo boss Eusebio Di Francesco expects “an entertaining game” with fellow surprise packages Palermo.
Sulley Muntari could be fined by Milan after injuring teammate Marco van Ginkel during a training session.
Trapani fumbled their chance to go second and a two-goal advantage in the thrilling 2-2 draw with Perugia.
Today it’s Palermo-Sassuolo and Lazio-Atalanta, but on Sunday Juventus face fourth placed Sampdoria, Roma visit Genoa in third and Napoli take on Milan.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Sylvinho has discussed the ‘great opportunity’ awaiting him at Inter when he becomes Roberto Mancini’s assistant.
Thai investor Bee Taechaubol is interested in acquiring shares in Milan, according to reports.
Miroslav Klose appears to have backtracked over comments indicating he could seek to leave Lazio.
There are reports that Inter could target Joel Campbell of Arsenal or Liverpool’s Fabio Borini as an alternative to Alessio Cerci.
Former Inter chief executive Ernesto Paolillo believes the club will have to sell before they can buy players in January.
Genoa goalkepper Mattia Perin believes the down-to-earth attitude of the Grifone players is the foundation of their success.
The agent of Napoli winger Dries Mertens says his client wants to remain at San Paolo until ‘at least’ 2018.
On-loan Milan forward Robinho has expressed his hope that he can stay at Santos for the long-term.
M’Baye Niang’s agent insists that M’Baye Niang’s agent insists that Milan are not trying to sell his client, and says the youngster just wants to get his head down and work hard.
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic has dropped an assault charge against a fan who punched him in September.
Marek Hamsik says he’s ‘at home’ in Naples amidst rumours of a Napoli exit.
The Week 22 clash between Juventus and Milan has been moved to Saturday night as the Lega Serie A announces scheduling changes.
The Lega Serie A has announced the schedule for the Coppa Italia Last 16, with Juventus hosting Verona on a Thursday night.
Milan midfielder Marco van Ginkel will miss Milan’s final two games of 2014 with a sprained ankle.
Luis Enrique admits Martin Montoya’s Barcelona future is ‘complicated’ as Juventus look to seal a deal for the full-back.
Napoli Coach Rafael Benitez has praised Marek Hamsik’s performance in the win over Slovan Bratislava last night.

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