NEWS

Milan had an exploratory meeting with Fiorentina yesterday, but with Nikola Kalinic’s agent flying in, talks with the Rossoneri and Inter can step up.
Lazio could try to snub Juventus by offering Keita Balde Diao to Inter, although Liverpool also remain contenders after he rejected Milan.
“Inter want to loan Gabigol out and there is interest from Spanish and English clubs, but not Porto,” said Gabriel Barbosa’s agent.
Sevilla President Jose Castro confirms “slow-burning” negotiations with Inter for Stevan Jovetic and Ever Banega.
There are reports Dani Alves already agreed to join Manchester City in November and was pushing Paulo Dybala to follow him out of Juventus.
Lazio are on the verge of signing Fabio Borini from Sunderland in a deal worth a total of €5.5m.
Luciano Spalletti warned he will “hammer” Inter players, demand they feel part of the club’s history and prefers Borja Valero to “some kid who sulks on the bench.”
Argentina international Lucas Biglia could end up staying at Lazio after negotiations with Milan broke down.
A third generation of Maldini has won the Scudetto for Milan, as after Cesare and Paolo, now Daniel helped lift the Under-16s title.
Marco Verratti reveals he doesn’t “need to leave at all costs, but this time I want to see if Paris Saint-Germain buy champions.”
Multiple sources claim Roma will finalise the capture of Rick Karsdorp from Feyenoord for €15m plus bonuses over the next 48 hours.
Chelsea are offering €114m (£100m) for Juventus pair Leonardo Bonucci and Alex Sandro, claim La Stampa newspaper.
Sampdoria and Uruguay midfielder Lucas Torreira is “very happy to hear Roma are interested in me and it’d be great to make that step up.”
Italy face Germany in tonight’s European Under-21 Championship clash, but need to win at least 3-1 to be sure of a semi-final spot.
Inter continue negotiations with Sevilla, who could sign both Ever Banega and Stevan Jovetic for a combined €20m.
Salvatore Sirigu is expected to join Torino next week, as he’ll terminate his contract with Paris Saint-Germain by mutual consent.
Zenit are not only close to a deal for Kostas Manolas, but could also sign his Roma teammate Leandro Paredes in a double swoop worth €70m.
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Reports suggest Milan are currently meeting with representatives for Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic.
Luis Muriel is linked with Roma and Inter, but the Sampdoria forward says he hasn’t heard anything “concrete”.
Roma are interested in Boca Juniors striker Dario Benedetto, according to his agent.
Milan CEO Marco Fassone says “there’s nothing new” on Gigio Donnarumma, and warns they can’t wait long.
Juventus reportedly met with Leonardo Spinazzola’s agent, to discuss an early return to Turin.
Silvio Berlusconi wants to see Zlatan Ibrahimovic return to Italy - “I’d like to see him in Milan’s number 9 shirt”.
Fiorentina have confirmed they’ll sign Dušan Vlahović from FK Partizan once he turns 18 in January.
Luigi Di Biagio assures his Italy Under-21s “want to go on holiday in July, not now”.
Reports say Milan could sell Suso this summer, as he still hasn’t committed to a new contract.
Christian Vieri isn’t sure Federico Bernardeschi “deserves Juventus or Inter”, so urges him to develop at Fiorentina.
It’s reported Gabriel Barbosa won’t accept a loan move until he’s had his chance to win over Inter Coach Luciano Spalletti.
Rachid Ghezzal’s agent says neither Roma nor Lazio have made any approach for the Lyon winger.
Juventus could miss out on Fabinho after the Monaco midfielder admitted Manchester United were “tempting”.
Inter have reportedly warned Ivan Perisic’s agent that the €40m offered by Manchester United will not be enough.
Emil Forsberg’s agent warns RB Leipzig will “destroy his dreams” if he is not allowed to “take the next step”, in a possible reference to Milan.
Neymar has admitted that he hopes “incredible” Paris Saint-Germain and Italy midfielder Marco Verratti joins Barcelona.
Former Inter owner Massimo Moratti claims Borja Valero is the player the Nerazzurri “need” and that Suning Group “can afford someone like Ronaldo.”