BOLOGNA NEWS

Bologna’s unimpressive pre-season form continued with a 2-0 defeat to West Bromwich Albion.
Bologna striker Rolando Bianchi has praised his new teammates, after he joined this summer from Torino.
Bologna centre-forward Robert Acquafresca is attracting more interest from England, including Sunderland and Hull City.
Bologna are reportedly prepared to sell Saphir Taider to Inter for €6m plus players including Rene Krhin, Alfred Duncan and Ibrahima Mbaye.
Hull City are reportedly swooping for Bologna striker Robert Acquafresca, beating Livorno to the punch.
Napoli stopper Alessandro Gamberini is being linked with a possible move to hometown outfit Bologna.
Bologna defender Cesare Natali has insisted he is in great shape ahead of the new season.
Bologna have confirmed rumours suggesting Saphir Taider is on the transfer radar of Inter, but denied that a bid has been made.
Bologna have set up a friendly against Liverpool Under-21s on August 6 after their planned match with Stoke was cancelled.
Sassuolo played a six-goal thriller with Empoli, Alessandro Diamanti missed a penalty for Bologna and Atalanta ran riot against Brazilians.
Bologna director Roberto Zanzi has admitted that the club have to sell this summer.
The agent of Saphir Taider is calling for Bologna to increase his client’s salary after revealing interest from Manchester United.
Summer signing Rolando Bianchi will wear the No 9 shirt after Bologna confirmed their squad numbers for the new campaign.
There are some big games straight away in the Serie A 2013-14 campaign, while the Milan Derby is a Christmas treat.
We bring you the full Serie A fixture list for 2013-14, drawn up today in Milan, with Inter-Juventus in Week 3.
The Serie A 2013-14 calendar has been drawn up with Week 1 including Inter-Genoa, Lazio-Udinese and Sampdoria-Juventus.
Inter have made no move to sign Saphir Taider this summer, Bologna official Roberto Zanzi has underlined.
Alessandro Diamanti blasted reports he wants to join Juventus or Milan. “I am the leader and captain of Bologna.”
Bologna fell to a 1-0 defeat against Greek side AEL Kalloni this afternoon.
Inter are reportedly lining up an offer for Bologna creative midfielder Saphir Taider.