Pioli pained by recent results

Lazio head coach Stefano Pioli is convinced his side are suffering from some poor luck after their 1-0 defeat to Empoli at Stadio Carlo Castellani on Sunday.

Allegri hails Juve recovery

Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri believes his team have recovered from their early-season slump after beating Palermo 3-0 at Stadio Renzo Barbera on Sunday.

Niang delighted with brace

AC Milan striker M'Baye Niang was over the moon after scoring twice in the 4-1 win over Sampdoria on Saturday night.

Bianchi: Napoli are the best

Former Napoli manager Ottavio Bianchi believes the Partenopei have the advantage ahead of their crucial Serie A clash against Internazionale on Sunday.

Allegri: Juve's season is on track

Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri says that his team are meeting their objectives for the season despite falling off the pace in Serie A.

Raiola: Ibra could make Milan return

Mino Raiola, Zlatan Ibrahimovic's agent, has hinted that his client could return to former club AC Milan when his Paris Saint-Germain contract expires.

Sousa applauds Bernardeschi

Fiorentina coach Paulo Sousa was proud of his players, and Federico Bernardeschi in particular, as they recorded a 2-2 draw with FC Basel at St. Jakob-Park on Thursday.

Sarri hails 'motivated' Napoli

Napoli manager Mauricio Sarri has hailed his team's mentality after they saw out a 1-0 win over Club Brugge at Jan Breydelstadion on Thursday.

El Shaarawy laments manner of Milan exit

Stephan El Shaarawy admits he is sorry his link to Milan was cut when he left the club for Monaco during the summer transfer window.

Allegri: Juve on the right track

Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri was pleased with his team's showing in their 1-0 win over Manchester City at Juventus Stadium on Wednesday.

Mandzukic makes Citizens pay

Mario Mandzukic's early strike proved the difference as Juventus claimed top spot in Champions League Group D with a 1-0 win over Manchester City at Juventus Stadium on Wednesday night.

Chiellini wary of Manchester City backlash

Juventus dedender Giorgio Chiellini fears a Manchester City backlash following their defeat to Liverpool when they visit Turin in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Sabatini: Roma duo staying put

Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini has told Barcelona they have no interest in parting with Alessandro Florenzi and Miralem Pjanic.

Garcia: No Champions League concerns

Roma boss Rudi Garcia believes his side still have their Champions League fate in their own hands, despite their 6-1 loss to Barcelona on Tuesday.

Juventus v Manchester City

Juventus and Manchester City will go head-to-head to win Group D when they meet at Juventus Stadium in the Champions League on Wednesday evening.

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