GENOA NEWS

Inter and Juventus did battle on the transfer market yesterday in their bid to sign Marco Verratti from Pescara.
Genoa’s new sporting director Pietro Lo Monaco has confirmed that the club will not be signing Giuseppe Sculli on a permanent deal.
Gigi De Canio is confident that Genoa will have a successful 2012-13 after only just escaping relegation this time around.
Genoa have made it clear that they will not consider any offers for Alberto Gilardino or Alexander Merkel.
Relegated Novara have confirmed that Milan and Genoa are showing transfer interest in Marco Rigoni.
Genoa insist that there is no certainty about where Mattia Destro will be playing his club football next season.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has shot down Francesco Acerbi’s hopes of joining Milan. “At most he’ll see San Siro in a postcard.”
Luca Toni’s stint playing in the UAE could be over after just six months, with reports gathering pace that he will be released from his contract.
Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi has revealed that Pietro Lo Monaco has been placed in control of the club’s day-to-day business, while Gigi De Canio has been confirmed as Coach.
Genoa will hold a Press conference on Friday in which they will unveil Pietro Lo Monaco as a new director.
Omar Milanetto’s lawyer is confident the ex-Genoa captain will soon be released, as in his interrogation he “proved his total innocence.”
Chievo defender Nicolas Frey is enthusiastic about the possibility of joining his brother Sebastien at Genoa.
Genoa ultras insist the meeting they had with Domenico Criscito was not to discuss match-fixing. “We never talked about money or betting.”
Genoa could make some important announcements at some stage on Tuesday with regard to their Coach for next season and a possible new director general.
Milan will give Alexander Merkel back to Genoa next season, confirmed Rossoblu director of sport Stefano Capozucca.
Genoa goalkeeper Sebastien Frey has taken to Twitter in order to deny reports he was heading back to Ligue 1.
Rodrigo Palacio “can’t wait” to get his Inter career started and wants Ezequiel Lavezzi to join him. “With Pocho we’d be truly stellar!”
Inter have confirmed the arrival of Rodrigo Palacio, but Genoa President Enrico Preziosi reveals “Roma made a better offer.”
Inter chief Massimo Moratti is happy with the arrival of Rodrigo Palacio, while he suggested that the club will also consider a bid for Ezequiel Lavezzi.
Diego Milito thinks that the proposed arrivals of Rodrigo Palacio and Ezequiel Lavezzi would see the return of the real Inter.