NEWS

Juventus are reportedly set to receive a bid from Liverpool for central midfielder Francesco Cassata.
Napoli’s club doctor believes Arkadiusz Milik could return to the pitch “in a fortnight”.
Napoli have officially confirmed that Arkadiusz Milik can return to training with the rest of the squad.
Reports suggest today could be the crucial day for Simone Zaza’s move to Valencia, as a meeting is scheduled with Juventus.
Milan striker Luiz Adriano is believed to be taking his Spartak Moscow medical, but in Rome rather than Germany.
Rubinho is set for a return to Genoa, as they seek a replacement for injured goalkeeper Mattia Perin.
Inter are still interested in Wolfsburg’s Luiz Gustavo, according to reports, but Ever Banega or Geoffrey Kondogbia would have to be sold.
Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva admits “I left the door open” for a return to Milan one day.
Gabriel Barbosa’s agent insists the striker is “happy at Inter” who “want to hold onto him” in this window.
Former Sampdoria striker Francesco Flachi reveals “Antonio Cassano told me he’s thinking about quitting”.
Inter have officially confirmed that Felipe Melo has joined Palmeiras on loan until the end of the season.
Reports in England claim Juventus are vying with Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain for Liverpool’s Adam Lallana.
Marquinhos and Kostas Manolas are reportedly Inter’s top summer targets, as Lazio won’t sell Stefan de Vrij in Serie A.
Juventus are offering €4m to bring Sead Kolasinac from Schalke 04 in January, according to reports.
Reports suggest Sino-Europe Sports’ takeover of Milan could be moved forward to mid-February.
Villarreal are reportedly the other Spanish club interested in Simone Zaza, battling Valencia for the Juventus striker.
Danilo D’Ambrosio looks set to stay at Inter this month, as his agent agent claims they’ve “declared him unsellable”.
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Algeria international Saphir Taider is returning to Bologna after pulling out of the Africa Cup of Nations with a knee injury.
West Ham United and Hull City are interested in Andrea Ranocchia, but the Inter defender doesn’t want to leave Italy.
Paulo Dybala assures “nobody talked to me about offers” from Barcelona or Real Madrid, but he hopes to follow Alex Del Piero’s footsteps at Juventus.
Gian Piero Gasperini felt Atalanta “were on the same level as Juventus” in a slender 3-2 Coppa Italia defeat.
Burnley have reportedly been quoted a €7m price-tag for Inter full-back Yuto Nagatomo.
Milan striker Luiz Adriano will reportedly have his Spartak Moscow medical tomorrow in Germany.
Atalanta send Marco Sportiello to Fiorentina and are in advanced talks to take Pierluigi Gollini from Aston Villa.
Max Allegri again blasted Juventus for “taking our foot off the gas” during a 3-2 Coppa Italia win over Atalanta. “It keeps happening.”
Andrea Barzagli admits Juventus “really ran some big risks” against Atalanta after a 3-2 Coppa Italia victory.
Paulo Dybala scored a stunning volley and provided an assist, but Juventus found it harder than expected to beat Atalanta 3-2 in the Coppa Italia.
Crotone confirm they are “very close” to Inter midfielder Assane Gnoukouri, but won’t sign Eloge Yao.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini concedes “it’s difficult to save a ship that has already hit an iceberg and sunk.”
Paulo Sousa was glad Fiorentina avoided extra time in a Coppa Italia victory over Chievo. “Our attitude and intensity must improve.”
Juventus director Beppe Marotta confirmed Schalke 04 left-back Sead Kolasinac “is an option and we are evaluating signing him.”
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran said “it hurts so much to lose like this on an incredible dive” for Fiorentina’s late penalty in the Coppa Italia.
Atalanta goalkeeper Marco Sportiello is expected to have a medical with Fiorentina tomorrow or Friday, as he turns down Watford.
Lazio midfielder Danilo Cataldi is heading to Genoa on loan, according to Sky Sport Italia and LaLazioSiamoNoi.