NEWS

Roberto Mancini insists Inter “are improving” after their International Champions Cup defeat to Milan. “Sinisa Mihajlovic will do well.”
Daniele Baselli is glad he joined Torino. “They really wanted me here. Milan were all talk, but nothing concrete.”
Lazio are suddenly back in for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic after Fiorentina announced “we can’t wait for him anymore. We’re done.”
Mohamed Salah’s lawyer insists Fiorentina have “no foundation” for legal action, so Chelsea can sell to Roma.
Bayer Leverkusen defender Giulio Donati “would love to join Fiorentina. My agent is talking to them, along with other clubs.”
CSKA Moscow reiterate “we’re doing everything we can” to get Seydou Doumbia, “but it all depends on Roma.”
An astonishing Philippe Mexes volley gave Milan victory over Inter in China, but Antonio Nocerino saw red on Geoffrey Kondogbia.
Miralem Pjanic looks forward to winning with Roma and says Francesco Totti will choose his heir in the Number 10 jersey.
Mario Balotelli thanked Marco Amelia for the invite, but “cannot accept this challenge” to play for Lupa Castelli in Lega Pro.
Domenico Berardi reveals he’s working on self-control, compares himself to Arjen Robben and shrugs off Juventus talk.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has arrived to complete his transfer to Fiorentina, despite Lazio interest in the Genk midfielder.
Milan and Inter go head-to-head in Shenzhen today with the first Derby della Madonnina of the season.
Polish legend Zibi Boniek reveals Roma target Wojciech Szczesny “had a row with hypocritical Arsene Wenger” and “bad habits” irritated Arsenal.
German papers are convinced Mattia Destro will join Bayer Leverkusen, but Roma are trying to send him to Fiorentina.
Fiorentina President Mario Cognini confirmed Mario Gomez “is negotiating with Besiktas, but they are not the only club.”
Atalanta have cancelled their friendly with Besiktas in Graz, so will face QPR in England on August 2 instead.
Italian and Spanish media claim Juventus have agreed terms with Guilherme Siqueira and are close to an Atletico Madrid deal too.
Andrea Ranocchia says Inter must develop their defence to 'get to the next level' and dismisses rumours about losing the captain's armband.
Inter's Andrea Ranocchia says Milan should be 'handled with care', and discusses Jeison Murillo, Geoffrey Kondogbia, Miranda and Federico Dimarco.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic seems reluctant to consider a move to Milan as he claims he is 'a Paris-Saint German player' and is 'happy at the club'.
Giuseppe Rossi says taking a small beating on the pitch is 'useful', and warns Fiorentina's competitors: 'This is only the beginning.'
Milan's new striker Carlos Bacca compares himself to the Brazilian Ronaldo, whilst discussing competition in Serie A and his own past.
New striker Carlos Bacca says Milan's 'ambition to compete for the Scudetto and the Champions League' convinced him to take the challenge.
After Italian papers, now the English media also report Arsenal are in talks with Juventus for Fernando Llorente.
Stevan Jovetic could arrive for his Inter medical on Wednesday or Thursday, as talks with Manchester City continue.
Mario Balotelli has an offer to play in Italy – from Lega Pro side Lupa Castelli. “He needs to purify himself, as nobody wants him.”
Fiorentina beat Benfica on penalties in the International Champions Cup, but there was a scare for Giuseppe Rossi.
Roma and Chelsea are in full agreement for Mohamed Salah, but Fiorentina and Mattia Destro are holding up the transfer.
Juventus have reportedly agreed personal terms with Julian Draxler, so can now negotiate a fee with Schalke 04.
Italy risk a very tough group when the draw for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers is made today in Russia.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne impressed again, while Allan made his debut as Napoli beat Lega Pro side Feralpi Salò 5-2.
Davide Astori’s move to Napoli appears to have collapsed, so the defender is expected at Cagliari training tomorrow.
Wojciech Szczesny will reportedly have his Roma medical at the beginning of next week, ahead of a loan move from Arsenal.
Five Roma players were denied entry to Indonesia on the club’s pre-season tour, including Gervinho and Adem Ljajic.