Italian referee Nicola Rizzoli will officiate the 2014 World Cup final match between Argentina and Germany in the Maracana Stadium here Sunday.
Catania, Bologna and Livorno were relegated from Italy`s Serie A while the battle for the league`s last remaining Europa League spot will go to the wire after Torino were held 1-1 by Parma on Sunday.
Juventus remain on course for a record-breaking points haul as they closed in on the Serie A title with a 1-0 win over struggling Bologna on Saturday.
Inter Milan twice threw away the lead given to them by Mauro Icardi`s superb goals and then missed the first penalty they have been awarded this season in an incident-packed 2-2 draw with Bologna in Serie A on Saturday.
Argentine striker Diego Milito missed a late penalty as Inter Milan`s Europa League hopes were kept in check by a 2-2 draw with relegation-threatened Bologna at the San Siro on Saturday.
AS Roma`s Radja Nainggolan scored his first goal for the club as they edged lowly Bologna 1-0 away in a closely-fought Serie A match on Saturday to move within six points of leaders Juventus.
A late wonder goal from Mario Balotelli gave AC Milan a 1-0 home win over resilient Bologna in Serie A on Friday.
Parma climbed to seventh and added to Livorno`s woes with a 3-0 Serie A win while Saturday`s late game between Bologna and Livorno ended goalless.
A long-range strike from Alessandro Diamanti helped struggling Bologna beat Genoa 1-0 and move out of the relegation zone, relieving some of the pressure on manager Stefano Pioli.
AC Milan manager Massimiliano Allegri insisted his side would be in a better position before the Christmas after fighting back for a 3-3 draw against Bologna in an Italian Serie A match.
The corpse of a 39-year-old woman has been found in a chest freezer at her home in the northern Italian city of Bologna.
Flamengo are reportedly preparing a deal to secure Brazilian centre-back Roger Carvalho from Italian Serie A outfit Bologna.
: Juventus stretched their lead to 12 points in Italian football league Serie A after beating Bologna 2-0 at the Stadio Dall`Ara.
Juventus stretched their unbeaten streak in the Italian Serie A to 49 matches after they beat Bologna 2-1, thanks to a last-gasp goal from Paul Pogba.
Siena beat Bologna 1-0 to move off the bottom of the Italian Serie A football table.
At least 50 people were injured, and about 3,000 people were displaced from their homes.
A strong earthquake measuring 6.0 on Richter scale hit parts of northern Italy on Sunday.
Inter Milan`s dismal run continued with a 3-0 home reverse against Bologna on Friday, their third defeat in a row and second in less than a week against lowly opponents at the San Siro.
Udinese went top of Serie A with a 2-1 win at home to Chievo as AC Milan were held to a 2-2 draw at Bologna.
Udinese climbed to the top of Serie A as goals from Mehdi Benatia and Antonio Di Natale gave them a comfortable win over Bologna.
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