Juventus host Palermo Sunday looking to build on their slim advantage over Roma as both Serie A giants limp back to domestic duty following respective beatings in Europe earlier this week.
Sampdoria`s shirts will be turned into billboards for the latest cinema releases by the club`s movie producer president Massimo Ferrero.
The Italian football federation (FIGC) has dismissed allegations that Lazio youth team player Joseph Minala is in his early 40s.
Antonio Di Natale scored a hat-trick, including an 88th minute leveller, in a 3-3 home draw to Sampdoria that was supposed to be the Udinese striker`s career swansong on Saturday.
Inter Milan ended a poor run by routing Sampdoria 4-0 away in a stormy game on Sunday after the hosts had forward Eder sent off and missed a penalty in the first 20 minutes.
Fiorentina dominated 10-man Verona in an eight-goal thriller while Inter Milan stunned 10-man Sampdoria 4-0 in Genoa as both sides tightened their grip on Serie A`s two Europa League places on Sunday.
Sampdoria striker Maxi Lopez has called on Inter Milan counterpart Mauri Icardi to stop publishing photographs of his children.
Atalanta striker Giacomo Bonaventura scored a brace in a 2-1 away win which pushed Inter Milan down to sixth in Serie A on Sunday as Verona`s Europa League hopes were dented by a 5-0 rout away to Sampdoria.
New signings Adel Taarabt and Adil Rami scored to give AC Milan a 2-0 win at Sampdoria, who were furious at a series of second-half refereeing decisions in Serie A on Sunday.
Champions Juventus dug deep against a spirited Chievo to beat the Serie A strugglers 3-1 in Turin and take their lead over Roma to 12 points on Sunday.
A first-half goal by Maxi Lopez gave Sampdoria a 1-0 win over Genoa in their derby on Monday as they avenged their 3-0 drubbing by their old rivals earlier in the season.
Manchester United striker Federico Macheda has joined Birmingham City on loan until the end of the season, the Championship club said on their website (www.bcfc.com) on Friday.
Juventus clinched a 12th successive win and restored their eight-point lead over Roma at the top of Serie A on Saturday with a 4-2 success over a battling Sampdoria.
Roma beat Sampdoria 1-0 in the last 16 of the Italian Cup on Thursday to set up a quarter-final meeting with Juventus.
A brace from Belgian international Dries Mertens in a 2-0 win over Sampdoria pushed Napoli to within two points of second-placed Roma in Italy`s Serie A on Sunday.
Inter celebrated a memorable turnaround against Sampdoria for their eighth win across all competitions, as a second-half blitz allowed the home side to run out comfortable 3-2 win.
AC Milan`s new-look side failed to impress as they lost to Sampdoria 1-0 in the Serie A season-opener in Milan.
Controversial Italian forward Antonio Cassano’s transfer from Sampdoria to AC Milan was officialised on Monday.
AC Milan have reached a deal to sign Sampdoria forward Antonio Cassano, a Milan spokesman said on Monday.
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