PALERMO NEWS

Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from tonight’s EIGHT Serie A games, including Inter-Palermo, Cagliari-Roma, Fiorentina-Chievo and Pescara-Sassuolo.
Alessandro Diamanti will fly to Italy this evening to join Palermo, according to reports.
Inter have also now announced the signing of Joao Mario after Sporting CP confirmed the €40m plus €5m bonuses deal.
Palermo are raising their wage proposal to Mario Balotelli, but giving the Liverpool striker only 24 hours to make a decision.
Frank de Boer named his Inter squad to face Palermo, dropping transfer-listed Stevan Jovetic and Caner Erkin.
Palermo Coach Davide Ballardini assured they’ll be “aggressive” against Inter at San Siro, but won’t comment on Mario Balotelli.
Frank de Boer warned “it’ll take at least four weeks before the level I want to see” as Inter host Palermo, and welcomed Gabigol and Joao Mario.
Frank de Boer is “excited” for his home debut against Palermo and “confident we’ll see a stronger Inter tomorrow.”
Yuto Nagatomo is out of Inter’s match with Palermo tomorrow, as he has been diagnosed with a calf strain.
President Maurizio Zamparini reveals Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli “immediately confessed he’d be happy to come to Palermo.”
Juventus visit Lazio this evening before the huge Napoli v Milan showdown, then on Sunday Inter host Palermo, Roma go to Cagliari and more.
Mario Balotelli reportedly rejected Nice after dinner with the club and wants Palermo, but Liverpool must contribute to his salary.
Palermo defender Giancarlo Gonzalez is on his way towards Spartak Moscow for around €4m.
Palermo Vice-President Guglielmo Miccichè invites Mario Balotelli to leave Liverpool for Sicily. “We made an offer, he’d be a leader here.”
Multiple Italian reports claim Palermo full-back Achraf Lazaar will complete his Newcastle United transfer today.
Palermo have confirmed on their site the signing of Ouasim Bouy from Juventus.
Liverpool's Mario Balotelli is again being touted for a possible move to Palermo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini said he can “be a father figure” to Mario Balotelli.
FC Sion confirmed they are “discussing the possible loan of Mario Balotelli” from Liverpool.
Alessandro Diamanti is on the verge of returning to Italy for Palermo on a two-year deal.