NEWS

PSG Coach Laurent Blanc says Juventus target Ezequiel Lavezzi is free to leave the club, provided he wants to.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic admits he will probably retire from playing in 2016, when his PSG contract expires.
New Roma midfielder Salih Ucan is targeting winning the Scudetto and says his idol as a player growing up was Frank Lampard.
Swansea City manager Garry Monk says the club have reached an agreement with Napoli to sign Federico Fernandez.
Fiorentina’s Borja Valero says he dreamed of spending his career playing for the Viola’s next pre-season opponents, Real Madrid.
Fernando Llorente believes that Juventus will be even stronger next season thanks to their summer signings.
Gianluigi Buffon has admitted that Roma and Napoli won’t give Juventus an ‘easy ride’ this season.
Massimiliano Allegri has once again insisted that Arturo Vidal is not leaving Juventus.
Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp has confirmed that Adel Taarabt is looking to leave the club.
Puma have released a statement saying they will support the FIGC whoever they decide to be the new national team Coach.
Rai Sport claim that Antonio Conte has agreed terms with the FIGC and will become the new Italian national team boss.
Giuseppe Rossi believes that the Italian people are putting too much pressure on Mario Balotelli.
Stories continue to abound that Napoli will move for Marouane Fellaini, and reports are that the Partenopei made their first approach yesterday.
There will be a Batistuta playing his football in Florence again this season, unfortunately though, not Gabriel.
Adriano Galliani has reiterated that Mario Balotelli is almost certain to stay at Milan during this window.
Adil Rami has claimed that his heart was set on a permanent move to Milan this summer, after a successful loan spell.
Juventus have offered Inter €5m plus Sebastian Giovinco for Fredy Guarin, reports in the Italian Press claim this afternoon.
Giuseppe Rossi’s agent has insisted that there is ‘nothing’ between his client and Liverpool.
Luisao has reportedly asked Benfica to accept Juventus’ request to release him on a free transfer, to complete a move out to Turin.
Rudi Garcia has updated on Mehdi Benatia, explained the importance of attitude for Roma and on plans with Francesco Totti.
Napoli’s Federico Fernandez has reportedly flown out to Wales this morning to complete formalities on a move to Swansea City.
Speculation over Sami Khedira’s future at Real Madrid continues, and Fiorentina reportedly have one person in particular pushing him their way.
Juventus reportedly have personal terms agreed with Luisao, but are struggling to agree a price with Benfica.
Davide Astori insists he did not turn down Lazio, choosing only Roma, as he reflects on the ‘sense of responsibility’ at the Giallorossi.
Pippo Inzaghi, Adriano Galliani and Silvio Berlusconi are reportedly decided on Milan’s next transfer objectives, including Douglas Costa.
Sky Sport 24 are running the line that Roma have a budgetary decision to make, as they currently sit €15m in the red.
Robinho’s agent has admitted that ‘technically’, the Brazilian could return to Milan at the end of his loan with Santos.
Strategic Advisor at Olympiacos, Christian Karembeu, admits Juventus are in for Kostas Manolas, but so too are English clubs.
The latest FIFA World Rankings are out for August and in a largely unchanged top 20, Italy remain in 14th position.
Reports in Britain today speculate that Liverpool are preparing a €25m bid for Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi.
Reports continue that Puma and the FIGC are prepared to co-fund a deal for Antonio Conte to become Italy Coach, for a net wage of €3.6m.
Giuseppe Rossi says ‘in other leagues’ Fiorentina would already be a Champions League side, but that the Europa League is not being dismissed.
Giuseppe Rossi has backed Antonio Conte as Italy’s next Coach, but says he has nothing to prove regarding his fitness.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
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