PALERMO NEWS

Palermo have underlined that Josip Ilicic and Abel Hernandez will not be sold to any interested club before the start of this season.
Palermo have completed the signing of Steve Von Bergen from Genoa in a deal that includes two other players.
Milan insist that they will not be bringing in a new left-back if they sell Djamel Mesbah to Palermo.
Milan and Palermo will meet on Monday to discuss the possible transfer of Djamel Mesbah to the Rosanero.
Giuseppe Sannino shelves Palermo’s Coppa Italia victory and is already looking ahead to Napoli. “We have a week to prepare.”
Sampdoria and Genoa crashed out of the Coppa Italia on penalties, Catania and Cagliari squeezed through, but Chievo were on song and Torino won a six-goal thriller with Lecce.
Sampdoria have distanced themselves from reports that they are close to signing Giovanni Pasquale and Giulio Migliaccio.
Steve Von Bergen is close to joining Palermo from Genoa in a swap deal which will also involve Alexandros Tzorvas.
Palermo will not be replacing Federico Balzaretti with Atalanta’s Federico Peluso. “He’s too expensive.”
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi gave an update on Andreas Granqvist, Marco Borriello, Alexandros Tzorvas, Alessio Cerci and Juan Manuel Vargas.
Milan director Ariedo Braida has denied reports from earlier today that the club were discussing sending Djamel Mesbah to Palermo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has revealed that Giulio Migliaccio wants to leave the club for family reasons and a transfer could be imminent.
Palermo have emerged as the latest interested party in Milan’s full-back Djamel Mesbah, with a deal rumoured to discussed today.
Palermo hit Parma for four Palermo continued their unbeaten run in pre-season with a convincing 4-1 defeat of fellow Serie A side Parma at the Renzo Barbera.
Giuseppe Sannino reveals a new-look Palermo with three at the back “so we can prepare for the debut against Napoli.”
Napoli’s rage about the Super Cup is also because Walter Mazzarri, Goran Pandev and Juan Camilo Zuniga will be suspended against Palermo.
Croatian striker Igor Budan has paid tribute to Palermo in helping him deal with the loss of his second child Amber.
Fabrizio Miccoli has relaxed again at Palermo and believes that he will sign a new contract with the club by next summer.
Federico Balzaretti reflects that joining Roma was the right move at the right time and also reveals the truth behind Paris Saint-Germain’s interest.
Milan have pulled out of the planned friendly in Palermo on August 12 due to “scheduling problems.”