Juventus director of sport Fabio Paratici discussed the importance of Cristiano Ronaldo in the Coppa Italia with Roma and Marko Pjaca’s imminent Cagliari move.
Iceland international Birkir Bjarnason explained his transfer to Brescia and how he has “grown so much since I last played in Italy.”
Cagliari are closing in on the loan signing of Juventus attacking midfielder Marko Pjaca, on loan with option to buy for a total €13.5m.
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.
Marko Pjaca is reportedly on the verge of a transfer from Juventus to Cagliari, claim multiple sources.
Brescia President Massimo Cellino feels Mario Balotelli is treated more harshly by referees because “he is so much in the spotlight.”
IFK Goteborg and Sweden international midfielder Sebastian Eriksson is undergoing a medical today for his transfer to Genoa.
Brescia striker Mario Balotelli says that ‘people’s opinions can change so drastically’ after being sent off in the 2-2 draw against Cagliari.
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.
Cagliari boss Rolando Maran maintains they were the better side in their 2-2 draw against Brescia. “Robin Olsen touched the ball nine times in the first half.”
Eugenio Corini felt the Mario Balotelli red card was “harsh” and unnecessary after Brescia were held to a 2-2 draw with Cagliari.
Mario Balotelli lasted seven minutes before his red card for insulting the referee, as Brescia held Cagliari to an ill-tempered 2-2 draw.
Cagliari coach Rolando Maran says his side need to regain their composure following a string of defeats. “We have to try and recover the rhythm we had in the first half of the season.”
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.
Nicolò Barella said Antonio Conte “makes you give 110 per cent” as he wants to “repay” Inter for the faith they’ve shown him.
Radja Nainggolan says Cagliari’s period of difficulty was to be expected, and that he has no problems with Inter boss Antonio Conte. “He was a man.”
Rolando Maran has confessed that Cagliari “need to erase everything and start again” after suffering their fifth consecutive defeat against Inter on Tuesday.
Borja Valero has claimed Inter are now reaping the rewards from the “physically tough” regime of Antonio Conte.
Antonio Conte was happy with “an excellent response” from Inter after beating Cagliari 4-1 in the last 16 of the Coppa Italia.
Romelu Lukaku inspired Inter to continue with a great 4-1 win against Cagliari in the last 16 of the Coppa Italia at San Siro.