GENOA NEWS

Gian Piero Gasperini explains his tactical ideas, with football in “continuous evolution”.
Udinese have officially fired Coach Julio Velazquez and appointed Davide Nicola as his replacement.
Genoa have agreed a deal with Botafogo to sign 20-year-old midfielder Matheus Fernandes for €5m, according to UOL Esporte.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi confirms Ivan Juric will be on the bench against Sampdoria but “all Coaches are tied to results”.
Enrico Preziosi claims Genoa are playing better under Ivan Juric, Krzysztof Piatek ‘will be back scoring soon’ and Christian Kouame is a ‘star’ in the making.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo admits the derby against Genoa could be “ideal” after three defeats in a row.
Genoa look set to stick with Ivan Juric, at least until after the derby with Sampdoria later this month.
Ivan Juric could be given one last chance to save his job, as Genoa President Enrico Preziosi insists “we were unlucky” against Napoli.
Former Udinese Coach Igor Tudor has emerged as the favourite to replace Ivan Juric as Genoa’s third tactician in five weeks.
Udinese and Genoa have reportedly both set their sights on Davide Nicola if they fire Lucas Velazquez and Ivan Juric.
Tension is sky high at Genoa after the defeat to Napoli, as fans aimed a vicious banner at President Enrico Preziosi and Coach Ivan Juric raged at reporters.
Genoa Coach Ivan Juric maintains they “did not deserve to lose” against Napoli. “It really hurts to lose with an own goal at the end.”
Carlo Ancelotti sent his son and assistant manager Davide to speak with the media after Napoli’s 2-1 win in Genoa. “He needs squad rotation too!”
Allan claims the fightback to beat Genoa 2-1 at Marassi is “worth more than three points” for Napoli in the pouring rain.
Napoli fought back from an early Christian Kouame goal to conquer Genoa 2-1 with Fabian Ruiz and a Davide Biraschi own goal in a game suspended for 13 minutes amid a storm.
Genoa director Giorgio Perinetti confirms Napoli “interest in Krzysztof Piatek is certainly serious, but we are not prepared to talk yet.”
Join us for the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, Torino v Parma, SPAL v Cagliari and second-place Napoli visiting Genoa.
Arkadiusz Milik, Piotr Zielinski and Marek Hamsik start with Lorenzo Insigne, as Napoli visit Krzysztof Piatek’s struggling Genoa.
Genoa ultras will protest President Enrico Preziosi during the Napoli game, as Claudio Ranieri is the latest candidate to replace Ivan Juric.
Genoa boss Ivan Juric insists Krzysztof Piatek is ‘calm’, despite his mini goal drought, but accepts the striker ‘must remain confident’.