Italian Paper Talk: AC Milan And Juventus ‘Forced To Make Peace’

Posted by

Galliani and Agnelli shook hands after recent row…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as Lazio president Claudio Lotito makes controversial comments in a recorded phone call and faces trouble.


gazfeb14_0Image courtesy of La Gazzetta dello Sport.

– ‘Lotito Gate’.

– Controversy over the recorded phone call from the Lazio President.

– Government, Tavecchio and CONI dump him after he discussed referee designator: ‘Know what Beretta decides? Zero. Carpi and Frosinone don’t belong in Serie A…’

– Institutions: ‘Unacceptable comments’. Widespread criticism of his comments but only the Lega Serie A stays silent.

– From Andreotti to the FIGC: this is Claudio the Conqueror. Lotito facing serious disciplinary action.

– Vazquez test for Napoli while Fiorentina watch out for Sassuolo in Saturday’s Serie A clashes.

– AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi fires up new striker Mattia Destro: ‘Happy you are here’ after his move from Roma in the transfer window last month.

– Antonio Conte show at Sanremo: ‘Goodbye to Azzurri? I never considered it’. Despite all the speculation over his future, the former Juventus boss insisted that he never thought about resigning as Azzurri coach.


corfeb14_0Image courtesy of Corriere dello Sport.

– ‘Lotito, you’ve really done it now’.

– Tavecchio distances himself and Lazio President now he risks being deferred and a ban.

– ‘Carpi and Frosinone in Serie A would be damaging, then we’ll be left without money. What does Beretta decide in the Lega? Zero’.

– Further damning evident as Iodice the accuser speaks: ‘I have other recordings, he said Agnelli and Galliani mean nothing and Nicchi is an idiot’.

– Carpi and Frosinone respond to the comments: ‘He is against the true principles of sport’.

– Roma president James Pallotta: ‘The Premier League grows, we don’t and it’s his fault’. Criticism fired from all angles at Lotito.

– Buffon slams Galliani. Never-ending Juve-Milan: ‘He created controversy around what wasn’t even an error’. The war of words continue after the controversy surrounding the Carlos Tevez offside call in last weekend’s game.

– What a battle in Palermo between Dybala and Higuain. Sassuolo give Fiorentina a test.

– Antonio Cassano: ‘Bari in my heart’. Italian star still hopeful of return to his former club.


tutfeb14_0Image courtesy of Tuttosport.

– Agnelli-Galliani: Forced to make peace.

– That cold hand. After row over Juve-Milan, the two directors met in the Lega and shook hands thanks to Preziosi.

– Lotito scandal. Ischia denounce him, FIGC embarrassed, Malago angry, Carpi furious.

– ‘Great Toro: do like we did’. Junior from Brazil: ‘Right behind the Serie A big boys, success in Europe, they can get back to the good old days. Bruno Peres is fantastic!’ Torino back on the rise and Brazilian wants to see it continue.

– ‘For Milan I want players young and Italian’. Berlusconi outlines his ideals for the squad: ‘Soon we will become a Rossoneri Nazionale’.

– Baselli already booked, then Okaka or Immobile. New targets lined up after the signing of Cerci, Destro, Bocchetti and Antonelli in January.

– Rafa Benitez anxiety ahead of Palermo game while Sassuolo boss Di Francesco gets Montella agitated.

More Stories AC Milan FC ACF Fiorentina AS Roma Inter Milan FC Juventus FC SS Lazio SSC Napoli