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Italian Paper Talk: Pavel Nedved Discusses Rivals’ Animosity Towards Juventus, Liverpool Love Balotelli And More

 Lazio president was pushing for the changes to be made…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as the referees reject the proposal of a new way of designating officials to games through ‘draws’.

 

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– Red card from the referees to Lazio president Claudio Lotito, Nicchi: “No ref draws”.

– Lotito wanted to overhaul the system in which referees are assigned to games. Instead of the officials being designated specifically by the referees association, AIA, he wanted a random draw system to replace it.

– President of referees furious with FIGC president Carlo Tavecchio who supports proposal. “This is the confirmation we’d have done well to vote [rival] Demetrio Albertini for the FIGC”.

– Get more goals – Mario Balotelli still loved by Liverpool.

– Ten-man Parma give in even to Chievo, new owner Manenti arrives and has a message for the fans: “Trust in me”.

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– Referees, Serie A divided.

– Lotito asks for referee draws, clubs divided but Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini backs his rival’s plans for reform of the system.

– Lazio fans angry, “We’ve lost 7 points, that’s enough now”. Supporters call for an end.

– Juve, Alvaro Morata brings Edinson Cavani. If Real Madrid opt to buy back the Spaniard, then Juve will move for PSG striker.

– Antonio Cassano-Bari, marriage can’t go ahead. Former Italy international still searching for a new club.

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– Former Juve star Pavel Nedved: “Juve, opponents, Berardi and Sturaro”.

– Czech legend on why Juve face animosity from their rivals in Serie A: “In Italy when you win too much you get enemies, we’re used to getting attacked on the pitch and off”.

– Nedeved also suggests that Berardi and Sturaro will be part of the future of the team.

– Journey to the Basque hideout, “An honour to face Torino”. Torino prepare for their Europa League tie.

– Inter, another revolution. Samp, Moisander to sign.

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