TORINO NEWS

Joe Hart fumbled an Atalanta corner on his debut and Torino were beaten by a Franck Kessié penalty.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s SEVEN Serie A games, including Roma-Sampdoria, Milan-Udinese, Pescara-Inter and Joe Hart’s Torino debut.
Joe Hart makes his debut in a Torino jersey, but there’s a striker crisis for their trip to troubled Atalanta.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero pledged to shave his head if they beat Roma today, sniping at Leandro Castan and Antonio Cassano.
Pontus Jansson will join Leeds United permanently from Torino if he makes 20 appearances this season.
Joe Hart is set to make his Serie A debut today and Torino teammate Cesare Bovo is “truly happy with how he introduced himself.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic admits Torino have a striker crisis, but has faith in Joe Hart. “If Pep Guardiola has anyone else he’d like to hand over…”
The break for international duty is over and Serie A is back with a bang, including today’s Juventus-Sassuolo and Palermo-Napoli, then Roma-Sampdoria and Pescara-Inter.
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina is confident “top class” Joe Hart will do well at Torino and in Serie A. “It’s more tactical and less physical here.”
Luca Rossettini joked the Torino defenders “will have to improve our grasp of English” after Joe Hart’s arrival.
Torino director Gianluca Petrachi confirms Milan had offered Juraj Kucka in exchange for Daniele Baselli, but Sinisa Mihajlovic nixed the deal.
Torino sporting director Gianluca Petrachi says talks for Joe Hart were “very quick and very calm”.
Leandro Castan says he has “a great desire to be reborn in a footballing sense” after being unveiled as a Torino player on Thursday.
Mirko Valdifiori hopes to return to the Italy squad by impressing at Torino - “if a call-up comes I’ll be delighted”.
Lorenzo De Silvestri insists Torino “have every reason to have a great season” after being unveiled by the club on Thursday.
It’s reported Torino goalkeeper Joe Hart could be allowed to leave Manchester City on a permanent basis for a cut-price fee.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero urged “not very intelligent” Antonio Cassano to walk away, “otherwise he’ll spend a year under the duvet.”
Cristian Brocchi, Alessandro Birindelli, Alessio Tacchinardi and Antonino Asta are among those who passed their UEFA Pro coaching course.
England goalkeeper Joe Hart got a very warm reception from Torino fans in his first training session with the Serie A club.
Max Allegri is the highest-paid Coach in Serie A, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, but Napoli’s Maurizio Sarri ranks only seventh.