Federico Di Francesco has rejected suggestions Douglas Costa spat at him because the Sassuolo forward racially abuse him.
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Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first goals for Juventus as they beat Sassuolo 2-1 to continue their perfect start to the Serie A season.
Sassuolo's Kevin-Prince Boateng understands why Arsenal's Mesut Ozil withdrew from the Germany national team: "Because I have been there."
Inter Milan's hopes of challenging for the Serie A title got off on the wrong foot with a shock 1-0 defeat at Sassuolo on Sunday.
A team-by-team guide to the new Serie A season as Cristiano Ronaldo makes the move to the Italian top flight.
Marlon, 22, arrived in Italy to undergo a medical and said he discussed the move with Mario Balotelli, who he played with last season.
AC Milan have loaned Manuel Locatelli to Sassuolo, who will be obliged to make the move permanent next summer.
Former AC Milan midfielder has returned to Italy for a third spell after a season with Eintracht Frankfurt after signing for Sassuolo.
The Ghana international, who has had two previous spells in Serie A with AC Milan, returns to Italy after just one season in the Bundesliga.
Sassuolo have appointed Roberto De Zerbi as coach on a two-year contract, the club announced on Wednesday.
Inter Milan's Champions League hopes suffered a huge blow as Sassuolo shocked them again at the San Siro.
AC Milan's hopes of qualifying for the Champions League took a hit on Sunday as they settled for a 1-1 draw at home against lowly Sassuolo.