Daniele De Rossi had a scare in training after colliding with Bojan Krkic, but is expected to start in central defence for Roma against Novara.
Atalanta head coach Stefano Colantuono has made it clear that he is determined to stay at the club until his services is no longer required.
Bologna coach Stefano Pioli is set to field several youngsters in place of key absenses and urges them to make full use of the opportunity.
Cagliari coach Massimo Ficcadenti has urged his players to harness their anger following the defeat to Lazio and redirect it towards Cagliari.
Cesena coach Mario Beretta has confirmed that Adrian Mutu, Vincenzo Rennella and Dominique Malonga will be leading their attacks against Lecce.
Chievo striker Alberto Paloschi is unsure whether there was any real interest from Fiorentina side and admits he never gave it much weight.
It was claimed that Stevan Jovetic's agent has met with Chelsea last Friday in order to reconfirm their interest in the Fiorentina player.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi admits he would sign Mauro Zarate in a heartbeat and is worried about the change of manager at Inter Milan.
Andrea Stramaccioni insists Inter must reply to the fans on the field and not in front of microphones with a great performance against Genoa.
Juventus manager Antonio Conte hopes Milan will shoot themselves in the foot and he could start Borriello and Quagliarella against Napoli.
Lecce manager Serse Cosmi has warned his players not to expect an easy match against Cesena, who will be able to express themselves freely.
Manager Walter Mazzarri admits it is pleasing to be linked to Lazio, but he is contracted to Napoli until 2013 and he intends to respect it.
Novara head coach Attilio Tesser admits the last three results have boosted their morale and is optimistic about their chances against Roma.
New Palermo team manager Christian Panucci has urged Josip Ilicic to change his season, stating that he is a Ferrari driven like a FIAT 500.
Siena coach Giuseppe Sannino has warned his side not to assume the draw with Chievo has solved their problem, ahead of the visit of Udinese.
Udinese coach Francesco Guidolin has stressed that Europa League is also important for the club, as his side seems to running out of steam.