Italian Paper Talk: Birthday Gift For Roberto Mancini From Inter Milan

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 Prandelli’s miserable 2014 continues after Galatasaray sacking…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as Inter Milan and Fiorentina secure Europa League wins, but Napoli are held.


Image courtesy of La Gazzetta dello Sport.

– So many gifts for Mancini.

– Lots of shivers and a party at San Siro. On the Coach’s 50th birthday, Inter comeback with 10 men against Dnipro (2-1) and win the group.
– Super-Handanovic, he even stops a penalty.
– Pablo Osvaldo settles it.

– 0-0 helps Napoli, but not Torino. Rafa Benitez suffers in Prague, Granata stopped in Bruges.
– Fiorentina win in Guingamp: first place is guaranteed.

– Toto: “This is how I would coach Udinese.” Antonio Di Natale on 200 goals, Baggio, Insigne and the 4-3-3.
– “I would have liked to play for Zeman.”

– Andrea Agnelli and Cairo take jabs at each other. Juve, go for Kjaer or Schar in defence.

– Cesare Prandelli’s terrible 2014: from the Azzurri flop to a Turkish shower.

Image courtesy of Corriere dello Sport.

– Inter, Osvaldo’s roar.

– Roberto Mancini defeats Dnipro with 10 men (Ranocchia sent off), first place guaranteed.
– Napoli disappoint in Prague, but a draw sees them through.
– Fiorentina also win at Guingamp: 2-1.
– Toro held in Bruges: it will be decided in Copenhagen.

– Philippe Mexes takes on AC Milan: “I bet I’ll stay.” Interview with the Frenchman who is now playing.

– Agnelli makes fun of Torino: “You haven’t won in 15 years.”

– Derby on Sunday, Juve already on the attack.

– Prandelli fired by the Turks. Goodbye Galatasaray, fatal ko in the Champions League.

– Brandao in prison for the headbutt on Motta. Sentenced to a month behind bars.

Image courtesy of Tuttosport.

– Agnelli mocks Cairo.

– Sunday is the derby, but Juve v Torino has already begun.
– The Bianconeri president: “Torino haven’t won the derby for 15 years and can’t even score.”
– The Granata: “We hope things will change.”

– Unlucky in Bruges, but Toro are back. The Belgian’s goalkeeper stops everything: it ends 0-0.
– But the Granata come back from their past few disappointing results.
– Copenhagen, stunning ko with Helsinki.

– Mancini’s Inter fight back against Dnipro with 10 against 11. The Nerazzurri comeback after conceding the goal at the start. Ranocchia sent off.

– Napoli through and in January the reward could be Lavezzi.

– Fiorentina defeat Guingamp away from home and are assured of first place.

– Prandelli-Galatasaray: the adventure is over. The defeat in Belgium is fatal but over the past few days the coach had attacked the directors.

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