BOLOGNA NEWS

Alessandro Diamanti will remain at Bologna after the blind auction, which his club confirms was “like a poker game.”
The blind auctions have been held and Roma bought Fabio Borini from Parma, while Bologna now own Alessandro Diamanti.
Bologna have officially bought out the remaining half of Saphir Taider’s contract from Juventus.
There are rumours Roma have the winning bid for Fabio Borini and Bologna will keep Alessandro Diamanti.
Inter have signed Samuele Longo back from Genoa, Juventus handed Albin Ekdal to Cagliari and Gaetano D'Agostino is all Siena among several deadline day co-ownership agreements.
Fabio Borini and Alessandro Diamanti are among the players whose future will be decided by a ‘blind auction,’ as their clubs couldn’t reach an agreement.
Brescia have urged Bologna to sign Alessandro Diamanti outright. “It would be stupid for it to go to a blind auction.”
Alessandro Diamanti is being linked with a move to Zenit St Petersburg after winning the praise of boss Luciano Spalletti.
Napoli have inquired to Bologna over the possibility of signing defensive midfielder Gaby Mudingayi, says the player’s agent.
Bologna have officially signed 21-year-old Barcelona midfielder Marti Riverola, announced the club.
Bologna boss Stefano Pioli has identified which player he wants to replace Marco Di Vaio with at the Stadio Dall’Ara.
Bologna have several offers on the table for their Uruguayan attacker Gaston Ramirez, but are holding out for €25m, says his agent.
Newly promoted Torino are looking at the possibility of signing Jean-Francois Gillet at the request of boss Giampiero Ventura.
Roberto Mancini has suggested that Manchester City won’t be bidding for Zlatan Ibrahimovic or Gaston Ramirez this summer. “I have four very strong attackers.”
Alessandro Diamanti was a surprise inclusion in Italy’s 32-man long-list for Euro 2012. “Better late than never!”
MLS outfit Montreal Impact have confirmed the signing of veteran Bologna striker Marco Di Vaio.
French Second Division outfit Monaco have confirmed the capture of Italian defender Andrea Raggi from Bologna.
Bologna stopper Andrea Raggi is on the verge of joining French Second Division outfit Monaco, according to reports.
Bologna will have to dig deep into their pockets to sign Alessandro Diamanti outright from Brescia this summer.
Stefano Pioli celebrated signing a contract extension at Bologna. “It was what I wanted.”