NEWS

Pato is said to have rejected an offer from Torino this week, according to one report in the Italian Press.
Alessio Cerci’s Torino future has once again been thrown into doubt after he was left out of their Europa League squad.
Rudi Garcia has revealed that ‘every detail is important’ as he prepares for the start of the new season.
Milan and Fernando Torres are €2.5m apart from completing a transfer, according to the club’s official television channel.
Reports in the British Press this afternoon suggest that Inter could bid for Manchester United playmaker Shinji Kagawa.
Chelsea and Milan have agreed a deal for the loan of Marco van Ginkel, and it is now down to the player to decide
Pietro Vierchowod says that if Roma’s ambitions this season are to win something, then Mehdi Benatia’s sale would not have occurred.
Lazio are reportedly prepared to make Antonio Candreva their joint best paid player and on a five-year contract.
Francesco Totti says even as he is ‘getting old’, he will continue to play so long as he enjoys it, whilst he reveals what he’d sacrifice for the Scudetto.
Reports continue to suggest Manchester United are pushing for Arturo Vidal, but speculation on the likelihood of a move is falling.
Mehdi Benatia is today in Germany to complete formalities on a ‘dream’ transfer from Roma to Bayern Munich.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte is today visiting the training grounds at Milan and Inter, assisted by new team manager Gabriele Oriali.
Alberto Paloschi has brushed aside concerns over Chievo’s pre-season and asserts they are ready to face Juventus.
Rafa Benitez is expected to make three changes to his Napoli side to face Athletic Bilbao in the Champions League tonight.
Sport are reporting that Napoli and Espanyol have found agreement for the transfer of midfielder David Lopez.
Today is seen as a key day in Milan’s hopes of signing Fernando Torres, with Liverpool’s Fabio Borini listed as a first alternative target.
Napoli could be in line for continued talks over three midfield targets, as it is suggested a deal has been agreed for Lucas Leiva.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Zenit, Maribor, BATE Borisov, APOEL and Porto are through to the Champions League, which is bad news for Roma.
Jose Callejon expects “the first 15 minutes to be crucial” in Napoli’s Champions League play-off with Athletic Bilbao.
Juventus director Fabio Paratici warned Sevilla that Angelo Ogbonna “will not be sold for less than €15m.”
The Serie B season is meant to kick off this week, but the final fixture list with 22 teams hasn’t been finalised.
Roma have officially bought Konstantinos Manolas from Olympiacos after selling Mehdi Benatia to Bayern Munich.
Verona have officially sold Massimo Donati to Bari, while Virtus Entella signed Cristian Battocchio from Watford.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli “have faith” against Athletic Bilbao, but “it wouldn’t be a tragedy” to go out of the Champions League.
Inter have officially loaned Ruben Botta and Ezequiel Schelotto to Chievo.
Adriano Galliani confirmed Milan have asked Chelsea for Fernando Torres and are “confident” of getting Marco van Ginkel.
Palermo have officially signed Costa Rica and Columbus Crew defender Giancarlo ‘Pipo’ Gonzalez.
Athletic Bilbao Coach Ernesto Valverde notes Napoli “have no choice but to score” at the San Mames.
Athletic Bilbao star Aritz Aduriz warns they cannot hope for a goalless draw in the Champions League with Napoli.
It is now official: Roma have sold Mehdi Benatia to Bayern Munich with a five-year contract.
Abel Hernandez is allowed to leave Palermo, but “I’d prefer to wait for another offer” rather than Benfica.
Milan Channel named Fernando Torres, Fabio Borini, Konstantinos Mitroglou and Roberto Soldado as their targets.
France manager Didier Deschamps admits “it was a mistake” to leave Juventus after their promotion to Serie A.
Palermo have signed Emerson Palmieri from Santos and Ivory Coast international Souleymane Bamba.

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