Benitez hoping to maintain title charge.
All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as they look forward to Wednesday night’s clash between title contenders Napoli and Fiorentina.
– Atalanta OK, Inter Milan blunt as it ends 1-1 in Bergamo.
– Argentine goals: First Ricky Alvarez scores for the visitors, before German Denis nets equaliser.
– Juan Carrizo saves the result with a great stop, but Rodrigo Palacio was too isolated with Mauro Icardi (post) coming on too late.
– Inter boss Walter Mazzarri: “How we are missing Milito”.
– Comment – More courage is needed in attack
– AC Milan – Allegri at a crossroads and he looks to Kaka against Lazio.
– Fiorentina-Napoli: Scudetto intersection with the taste of the Liga.
– Super Miralem Pjanic, Roma want to tie him down.
– Juventus – A rocket start for Carlos Tevez like Roberto Baggio and Alessandro Del Piero.
– The Ballon d’Or: Only Andrea Pirlo, Antonio Conte and Carlo Ancelotti left.
– Former Barcelona defender Eric Abidal wins the Facchetti award. “My new life without a tumour”.
– Giuseppe Rossi and Gonzalo Higuain, over to you!
– A great night of Serie A football. Napoli in Florence, a battle between the strikers.
– The Juventus of 200 goals versus Catania.
– Milan-Lazio, all eyes on the referee.
– Alvarez not enough for Inter. Denis catches the Argentine and Atalanta stop Mazzarri: 1-1.
– Comment – Italian football between crisis and recovery.
– Roma tomorrow: “But against Chievo it will be very difficult” as they look to extend winning streak.
– Ballon d’Or, 23 in the race – Pirlo the only Italian player remaining.
– Sepp Blatter prefers Lionel Messi to Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid are furious.
– Now there is Carlo Ancelotti between football and horses.
– The victory of Pirlo as he is he the only Serie A player in the running for the Ballon d’Or.
– Tonight he will lead Juve against Catania.
– Meanwhile, Atalanta are a tough nut to crack as Inter can only manage a draw and anger,
– Massimiliano Allegri takes on the Milan chaos: “Am I at risk? It is only right”.
– A fiesta night with Fiorentina-Napoli.