Benitez: Squad rotation can benefit Napoli in the long run

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Napoli coach Rafa Benitez believes that squad rotation is a necessity and can bear fruit throughout the season as the Azzurri prepare to take on Slovan Bratislava.

The Partenopei play in Bratislava on Thursday evening and face a potentially tricky match against Torino in Serie A on Sunday and due to …read more

Mazzarri names 20-man squad for Inter match against Qarabag

Walter Mazzarri Inter

Inter coach Walter Mazzarri has named a 20-man squad for the Nerazzurri’s Europa League match against Qarabag.

The Nerazzurri are without the injured quartet of Mateo Kovacic, Dodo, Jonathan and Hugo Campagnaro as they have all been left out of the squad due to injury concerns.

The Milan side currently sit …read more

Montella: Fiorentina will respect the Europa League

Montella - Fiorentina

Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella has admitted that his side is taking the Europa League seriously this season and he will not field a weakened side in the competition.

The Viola face a lengthy trip to face Dinamo Minsk in Belarus on Thursday evening in their second match of the group stage …read more

Hamsik: Slovan Bratislava game will be special

Marek Hamsik Napoli

Napoli captain Marek Hamsik has admitted that his side’s visit to Slovan Bratislava in the Europa League will be special for him as he returns to face the club where he began his career.

The Partenopei face the Slovakian side in their second match of the Europa League group stage after …read more

Atletico Madrid v Juventus: Official Line-Ups

Juventus travel to the Estadio Vicente Calderón to face Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night in their second Champions League Group A game.

The Bianconeri defeated Swedish side Malmo 2-0 in their opening match, while Los Colchoneros succumbed to a shock 3-2 defeat away at Olimpiacos.

Atletico Madrid: Moya, Juanfran, Miranda, Godin, Ansaldi; …read more

Lazio president Lotito: Djordjevic is a champion

Filip Djordjevic Lazio

Lazio president Claudio Lotito has praised Filip Djordjevic after the striker’s impressive performance against Palermo on Monday.

The 27-year-old opened up his scoring account with the Biancocelesti by netting a hat-trick in his team’s 4-0 away win over the Rosanero and the capital city club’s chief is confident that the Serbian …read more

Valencia tracking Torino’s Italian international fullback

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Valencia have been linked with a move for Torino defender Matteo Darmian, the latest in a long list of Serie A players being linked with the Spanish side.

Not satisfied with the purchase of Sampdoria’s Shkodran Mustafi, Valencia’s director of football Roberto Ayala has been monitoring Sampdoria duo Stefano Okaka and …read more

Pazzini looking to play alongside Torres for AC Milan

Giampaolo Pazzini AC Milan

AC Milan striker Giampaolo Pazzini has insisted he can play alongside Fernando Torres and is targeting a return to the Champions League next season.

The Pescia-born forward has yet to start a game for the Rossoneri this season making three appearances off the bench following the arrival of Torres on a …read more