PARMA NEWS

In last night’s friendlies Bologna, Chievo, Parma and Atalanta secured wins, but Cagliari fell to a surprise defeat.
Brescia have criticised Juventus for scuppering their attempts to sell Omar El Kaddouri to Parma.
Parma will reportedly strengthen their squad with two new players once Roma return from their tour of America.
Catania defeated Chievo in an all-Serie A match, Parma were held 2-2 by Varese, Bologna crumbled and Cagliari won in today’s friendlies.
Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi has shot down reports of new talks for Omar El Kaddouri. “He turned us down before, so now he can pay the consequences.”
Brescia midfielder Omar El Kaddouri is “flattered” by reports of interest from Arsenal and Parma after Juventus talks broke down.
Vincenzo Montella was not too concerned after Fiorentina’s 0-0 draw with Verona, while Siena beat Aris Salonika and Parma and Sampdoria were also in action.
Parma have unveiled their shirt numbers for the 2012-13 season, as Amauri takes back the 11 jersey and Ishak Belfodil has 9.
Parma have reportedly secured Gonzalo Mastriani, ‘the new Edinson Cavani,’ on a five-year contract from Club Atletico Cerro.
The agent of Giandomenico Mesto has failed to rule out the possibility of a move to Parma for the Genoa player.
Omar El Kaddouri’s agent has invited Parma back into negotiations for the youngster, as talks between Juventus and his owners Brescia stall.
Dorlan Pabon and Mounir El Hamdaoui scored their first goals for Parma and Fiorentina, while Udinese, Atalanta and Pescara also played.
Emiliano Alfaro’s agent has confirmed “Chievo are one of the many teams” who made contact for the Lazio striker.
Amauri scored in an entertaining 3-3 draw between Parma and Slavia Prague, while Lazio, Sampdoria, Bologna and Genoa were also in action.
Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi has denied interest in Vincenzo Iaquinta, but hails Dorlan Pabon as “the most important signing of my career.”
Juventus striker Vincenzo Iaquinta is being tracked by Parma this summer, according to reports.
Marco Parolo says he’s not primarily thinking about an international recall after joining Parma from Cesena.
Parma have announced the loan capture of Afriyie Acquah from Serie A rivals Palermo.
Parma’s staff are on message that they may have lost Sebastian Giovinco this summer and have survival as a priority, but they remain a strong side.
Parma have confirmed the outright sale of midfielder Francesco Valiani to Serie A rivals Siena this summer.