EMPOLI NEWS

Australian club Brisbane Roar have announced the signing of former Empoli striker Massimo Maccarone on a one-year contract.
Chievo have officially announced the signing of Empoli striker Manuel Pucciarelli, on loan with obligation to buy.
Chievo have reportedly agreed a €4m deal for Empoli striker Manuel Pucciarelli.
Empoli are on the verge of selling defender Uros Cosic to AEK Athens.
Massimo Maccarone said goodbye to Empoli following their relegation, but with a bitter note. “I went from hero to traitor, but some directors can’t handle the pressure.”
Inter are due to send Italy Under-20 full-back Federico Dimarco to Swiss side FC Sion.
Former Empoli Coach Giovanni Martusciello confirmed he will be part of Luciano Spalletti’s staff at Inter next season.
Mario Rui will meet Roma to request a transfer to Napoli, where he’ll reunite with Maurizio Sarri, but Bologna’s Adam Masina is another option.
Former Empoli boss Giovanni Martusciello claims Lukasz Skorupski is “absolutely ready” for Napoli but would still keep Pepe Reina.
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Las Palmas are set to appoint former Palermo boss Roberto De Zerbi as their new Coach and have reportedly targeted three Italy-based players.
Empoli were relegated from Serie A this term and it looks as if Vincenzo Vivarini has been chosen as their new Coach.
Mario Rui will reportedly meet with Roma sporting director Monchi today, with Napoli interested if he’s told he can leave.
Crotone Coach Davide Nicola is keeping his promise and after securing Serie A safety he’ll ride his bicycle from Calabria to Turin, but there’s a serious message too.
It’s widely reported that Roberto De Zerbi will take over at Las Palmas, now there are suggestions he aims to bring Marcello Trotta, Federico Barba and Daniele Verde with him.
Empoli fans berated Coach Giovanni Martusciello and the players after their shock relegation, accusing some of throwing the match.
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Empoli captain Massimo Maccarone apologises “to all our fans” after the Tuscan side were relegated last night.
It was an emotional final weekend in Serie A, as Francesco Totti waved goodbye to Roma and Empoli bade farewell to the top flight.
Crotone Coach Davide Nicola said he’ll keep his promise to cycle all the way to Turin after achieving Serie A safety. “It’ll feel like a breeze after this.”