NEWS

Reports say Lazio are considering making an offer for former Milan striker Alexandre Pato, with Eder, Fabio Borini and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar alternatives.
Italy CT Antonio Conte has reportedly been indicted for alleged sporting fraud as part of an ongoing match-fixing investigation.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport. 
Claims Inter have stepped up talks with Chelsea for Juan Cuadrado, as Mohamed Salah will stay at Fiorentina, or get Napoli’s Dries Mertens.
Mattia Destro’s transfer to Monaco had been on the verge of collapse, but it’s claimed Roma revived negotiations.
Despite his agent’s protestations, Italian media report Edin Dzeko has agreed terms with Roma and will contact Manchester City.
Chievo have signed striker Lucas Nahuel Castro from Serie B side Catania. “Rolando Maran was my first Coach in Italy.”
Multiple reports suggest Paul-Jose M’Poku will remain in Serie A after Cagliari’s relegation, going to Genoa on loan.
Newly-promoted Bologna have reportedly secured Sampdoria midfielder Luca Rizzo on a five-year contract.
Amid reports of a bid from Rennes, Stefano Okaka denies he has asked to leave Sampdoria. “I’ve always been happy.”
Napoli and Fiorentina received bad news, as Ciro Immobile’s agent claims “Borussia Dortmund have taken him off the market.”
Spanish sources claim Barcelona full-back Martin Montoya will have his Inter medical on Wednesday.
Napoli defender Raul Albiol is said to be the prime transfer target for his old club Valencia.
Edin Dzeko’s agent insists he has “had no contact with Roma, nor am I aware of any talks” with Manchester City.
Watford will reportedly buy striker Matej Vydra from Udinese after his successful loan spell.
Lazio’s latest transfer target in attack is Dutch international Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, who is ready to leave Schalke 04.
Alessio Romagnoli’s agent said he won’t join Milan because they’re out of Europe, “but if Juventus called then Roma could let him go.”
Swansea “are seriously interested in signing” Luca Cigarini, said his agent, and the Atalanta midfielder “is very happy.”
New Milan signing Andrea Bertolacci saluted Genoa fans for “making me feel at home” during his three years there.
Santos have given up on “expensive” Milan defender Alex, but confirm “many Serie A clubs are asking me about Gabigol.”
Sampdoria’s new signing Niklas Moisander is “happy to be in Serie A with an ambitious club” after leaving Ajax.
Milan are tracking the tense situation between Alessio Romagnoli and Roma after his Sampdoria loan spell ended.
Napoli have reportedly turned down a €2.5m Besiktas offer for Miguel Angel Britos, as Watford are also interested.
Barcelona Presidential candidate Joan Laporta said “the key” to Paul Pogba’s transfer from Juventus is agent Mino Raiola.
Sassuolo have officially extended the contracts of Francesco Magnanelli and Alberto Pomini.
Coach Unai Emery has to confess Sevilla “can’t do anything” to stop Carlos Bacca moving to Milan due to his €30m release clause.
Empoli confirm they “turned down more than €11m from Napoli” for Riccardo Saponara and Juventus are also interested.
Milan have officially signed Italy international midfielder Andrea Bertolacci from Roma for €20m.
Palermo have officially signed Corinthians striker Matheus Cassini. “I am happy to be here. My reference point is Cristiano Ronaldo.”
More details are emerging of Antonino Pulvirenti’s court testimony, with reports he admitted to paying €100,000 to fix matches.
Martin Montoya’s agent confirms ‘we have an agreement’ with Inter, but ‘we’re waiting for the green light from Barcelona’.
Carlos Bacca’s agent says Sevilla and Milan ‘have an agreement’ and the striker chose the latter for ‘personal reasons’.
Sime Vrsaljko’s agent confirms that a transfer from Sassuolo to Napoli could happen this week if the clubs agree a fee.
It’s reported Sassuolo full-back Sime Vrsaljko has agreed a deal to join Napoli, but the clubs have not yet agreed a fee.
Mircea Lucescu admits Shakhtar Donetsk are ‘ready to sell’ Luiz Adriano, while his agent confirms he’d ‘like to play for Milan’.