BOLOGNA NEWS

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.
Bologna boss Stefano Pioli is confident Rolando Bianchi will be able to fill the void left by the departure of Alberto Gilardino.
Udinese, Atalanta, Cagliari, Parma, Bologna, Sampdoria and Catania shone in friendlies today, but Genoa and Torino stalled.
Panagiotis Kone is expected to sign a new contract at Bologna within the next few days.
Bologna Coach Stefano Pioli has echoed the words of his President by insisting that Alessandro Diamanti will stay at the club.
Alessandro Diamanti will still be wearing the Bologna shirt during the 2013-14 campaign, the club insist.
Bologna President Albano Guaraldi assures Alessandro Diamanti “is not leaving here and will remain our captain.”
Juventus full-back Marco Motta could make a move to Zenit St Petersburg, according to reports in the Russian Press.
The Gazzetta dello Sport claims Zenit St Petersburg have made an offer to Juventus for the co-owned Frederik Sorensen.
Bologna and newly promoted Verona are showing an interest in Palermo defender Andrea Mantovani.
Bologna defender Frederik Sorensen looks set to join Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev, but the move could have implications for Alessandro Diamanti.