BOLOGNA NEWS

The former Milan, Bologna and Genoa player Kevin Constant has decided to retire from football at the age of 32.
Serie A handed Brescia star Mario Balotelli a two-match ban and a €10,000 fine after the sending off against Cagliari, whilst eight other players are suspended.
Bologna have signed Emanuel Vignato from Chievo, the club have announced.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Milan-Udinese, Lecce-Inter, Genoa-Roma and Juventus-Parma.
Verona coach Ivan Juric felt his side could’ve won the game against Bologna due to their performance in the second half. “There’s a bit of regret for having not won the game.”
Bologna assistant coach Emilio De Leo concedes the Rossoblu were a little naïve and could’ve ‘been more lucid in general’ in their 1-1 draw against Verona.
Fabio Borini came off the bench to snatch a late Hellas Verona equaliser away to 10-man Bologna, in a game dominated by poor refereeing.
Check the official Serie A line-ups for this afternoon’s games, Lecce-Inter, Bologna-Verona and Brescia-Cagliari.
Bologna assistant coach Emilio De Leo says Verona show similarities to Atalanta in their intensity. “Ivan Juric is a pupil of Gian Piero Gasperini after all.”
Walter Mazzarri saw a familiar pattern with Torino fumbling a lead to lose 2-1 at Sassuolo. “We should not have fallen away.”
Musa Barrow is officially a new Bologna player, completing his transfer from Atalanta with an unusual social media video.
The changes to the Serie A fixture list have been announced from Week 23 to 30, including Inter-Milan, Lazio-Inter, Juventus-Inter, Milan-Roma, Napoli-Roma and the Turin Derby.
Bologna coach Sinisa Mihajlovic has opened up about his battle with leukaemia, “I’m not a hero, I wanted to break a window, but my wife and the doctors stopped me.”
Bologna boss Sinisa Mihajlovic says Zlatan Ibrahimovic is “like a brother” to him, and that he understands why he rejected the Rossoblu for Milan.
Roma have won the race with Bologna to sign Roger Ibanez from Atalanta, on loan for 18 months with obligation to buy for up to €11m.
Roger Ibanez would prefer a move to Roma, according to Sky Sport Italia, as the Giallorossi leapfrog Bologna into pole position for the Atalanta player.
Musa Barrow wrote a farewell message to Atalanta and thanked the club for “helping me grow” ahead of a new chapter at Bologna.
Bologna have reportedly won the race for Emanuel Vignato’s signature, but the player will stay at Chievo Verona for the rest of the season.
Bologna director of sport Walter Sabatini confirms they have “closed a deal with Atalanta for Roger Ibanez and Musa Barrow.”
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Fiorentina-SPAL, Torino-Bologna, Sampdoria-Brescia and Roma-Juventus.