PALERMO NEWS

There are widespread reports that Palermo and Maurizio Zamparini’s home have both been raided by Italian financial police.
Paul Baccaglini has officially resigned as President of Palermo after the takeover bid fell through, so the club is back in Maurizio Zamparini’s hands.
Maurizio Zamparini says a new Palermo President will be appointed soon but “it won’t be me”.
Inter have formally appointed Dario Baccin as their new assistant sporting director.
Paul Baccaglini has pulled out of the Palermo takeover after Maurizio Zamparini decided to wrest back control of the club. "I gave it my all."
Maurizio Zamparini and Palermo released a statement confirming the Paul Baccaglini takeover has been scrapped. “I didn’t sleep last night.”
Maurizio Zamparini announced he’s calling off the Paul Baccaglini takeover of Palermo, so “I go forward and will take the team straight back into Serie A.”
Udinese have officially confirmed the signing of Giuseppe Pezzella from Palermo on a five-year contract.
Maurizio Zamparini says the sale of Palermo won’t be delayed but “to make the closing happen it takes money…”
Milan have chosen Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer, though he can only arrive when they’ve sold some of their other players.
Bologna have officially announced the signing of Giancarlo Gonzalez from Palermo.
Palermo have appointed Fabio Lupo as their new sporting director and Bruno Tedino as Coach.
“Udinese strongly want Giuseppe Pezzella, but there are two or three clubs interested” in the Palermo defender, said his agent.
Palermo defender Giancarlo Gonzalez has arrived to undergo his medical ahead of a transfer to Bologna.
Palermo have announced that the sale of the club to Paul Baccaglini “will take place by June 30”.


Palermo patron Maurizio Zamparini released a statement warning “the city and fans deserve respect” and hope Paul Baccaglini completes the closing by Monday.
The Italy squad numbers for the European Under-21 Championship are announced, with Federico Bernardeschi wearing 10.
Cagliari full-back Nicola Murru has pulled out of the Italy Under-21 squad for the European Championship, so Giuseppe Pezzella of Palermo comes in.
The confusion at Palermo remains, as Maurizio Zamparini and new President Paul Baccaglini confirm they’re calling different directors of sport and Coaches.
Paul Baccaglini’s consortium has reportedly been given until June 20 to complete its takeover of Palermo.