EMPOLI NEWS

If Napoli sign Carlos Bacca from Milan, they might change system and go for Empoli star Riccardo Saponara too.
Marco Giampaolo believes it was “destiny” his first Serie A match as Sampdoria Coach will be against old club Empoli.
See the full Serie A fixtures for 2016-17 as they are drawn up.
The Serie A fixtures for 2016-17 were drawn up today, opening on August 20-21 with Juventus-Fiorentina and Milan-Torino.
Empoli director Marcello Carli warns Fiorentina “probably cannot afford” to buy Riccardo Saponara.
Real Betis are keeping a close eye on Serie A, targeting Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina and Empoli’s Riccardo Saponara.
Mario Rui is “well aware of what I can give to the team” after completing his transfer to Roma.
Udinese-owned Poland international Piotr Zielinski is wanted by Milan, Napoli and Liverpool. “We’ve decided, but it’s a secret,” said his agent.
Genoa are after Lazio's Santiago Gentiletti and Milan's Suso, as Empoli's Federico Barba slips away.
Empoli star Riccardo Saponara is the latest transfer target for Torino after Adem Ljajic rejected a move.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini assured Alberto Gilardino, Stefano Sorrentino and Enzo Maresca “are no big loss.”
Udinese confirm Milan talks for Piotr Zielinski, but also noted “there are several clubs interested in him.”
Milan have suddenly surged forward for Piotr Zielinski and expect to sign the Poland international from Udinese within days.
Lazio are stepping up their attempts to sign Empoli defender Federico Barba after Simone Inzaghi was appointed as Coach.
President Enrico Preziosi reveals Genoa turned down offers for Tomas Rincon and “like” Empoli defender Federico Barba.
Roma have finally completed the signing of defender Mario Rui from Empoli for €9m plus bonuses. “I’ve joined one of the best clubs in the world.”
Empoli have officially confirmed the signing of Palermo striker Alberto Gilardino on a two-year contract.
Manuel Pasqual “immediately felt at home” when completing his transfer from Fiorentina to Empoli.
Mario Rui’s agent confirms the left-back is joining Roma on loan with an obligation to buy.
Marco Giampaolo is pleased to have been appointed by “excellent club” Sampdoria.