BOLOGNA NEWS

Sinisa Mihajlovic is coaching Bologna from his hospital bed, assured assistant manager Emilio De Leo. “We have to make the extraordinary become ordinary.”
Maurizio Sarri and Sinisa Mihajlovic will not be on the bench for Juventus and Bologna games, so how will they keep in touch with team and staff?
Bologna have reportedly opened talks to sign Besiktas and Chile midfielder Gary Medel, who had also been linked with Fiorentina.
Davide Massa will officiate Fiorentina-Napoli, as the referees are assigned for the opening Serie A weekend.
Hellas Verona are close to securing Club Brugge and Morocco midfielder Sofyan Amrabat, on loan with option to buy for €3m.
Cercle Brugge have signed Bologna midfielder Godfred Donsah on a season-long loan with a reported €5m option to buy.
With only five days until the big kick-off, Football Italia is proud to bring you its club-by-club preview of the 2019-20 Serie A campaign!
Bologna swept Pisa aside 3-0 in the Coppa Italia Third Round with Andrea Poli, Riccardo Orsolini and Rodrigo Palacio.
Udinese pushed Sudtirol aside 3-1 with a Rolando Mandragora brace to secure their spot in the Fourth Round of the Coppa Italia, where they will face Bologna.
Roberto Mancini feels Juventus are ‘by far’ the best team in Serie A, Inter need ‘a bit of time’ to catch up with Napoli and that Milan can be ‘surprise packages’.
Sinisa Mihajlovic is “more combative than ever” as he continues to coach Bologna from a distance during chemotherapy.
Napoli have sold only 9,000 season tickets for 2019-20, fewer than Parma, Bologna, Cagliari, Udinese and Lecce.
Atletico Madrid striker Nikola Kalinic could return to Serie A this month, with Bologna, Sampdoria, Atalanta and even Fiorentina interested.
Although Atalanta and Bologna were among clubs interested in Daniel Sturridge, he is reportedly flying for talks with Trabzonspor.
Bologna are reportedly eyeing a swoop for Olympiacos and Greece midfielder Andreas Bouchalakis.
Atalanta are among the clubs said to be offering a contract to free agent England international striker Daniel Sturridge.
Silvio Berlusconi’s Monza shocked Serie B side Benevento to set up a tie with Fiorentina in the Coppa Italia third round.
There was no shortage of entertainment when Bologna fell to defeat in a 4-3 thriller with Villarreal, hitting the woodwork twice.
Bologna midfielder Godfred Donsah will fly out this evening to complete his move to Belgian club Cercle Brugge KSV.
Erick Pulgar explains why he moved from Bologna to Fiorentina and is eager to “learn from Milan Badelj” in the new-look midfield.