TORINO NEWS

Torino President Urbano Cairo suggests Serie A games be played as far abroad as China, even the Turin Derby with Juventus.
Benevento Coach Marco Baroni has named his squad to face Torino on Sunday, including Vittorio Parigini and Achraf Lazaar.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini reveals he “turned down €25m” in transfers to keep his stars for a swift return to Serie A.
Torino sporting director Gianluca Petrachi joins the calls for a shorter Serie A transfer window.
Argentine club Independiente have announced the signing of left-back Gaston Silva from Torino.
M’Baye Niang could cost €100m one day, Cristian Ansaldi “has Javier Zanetti’s thighs” and Nicolas Burdisso is “an animal”, according to a Genoa scout.
Davide Zappacosta insists the 3-0 defeat in Spain “made Italy realise many things” and kept his eyes on the prize of World Cup qualification.
Antonio Barreca’s agent reveals there was “an extremely important offer from Roma” for the Torino full-back.
M’Baye Niang said goodbye to Milan fans with a long Instagram post after his transfer to Torino. “I’m sorry it ended like this.”
Torino President Urbano Cairo urged Italy fans to stand up for Coach Giampiero Ventura after a 3-0 defeat to Spain. “He was a little too daring.”
New Chelsea buy Davide Zappacosta has been called up by Italy for Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier against Israel.
Andrea Belotti maintains Italy had to take huge risks in the circumstances of their 3-0 defeat to Spain and reveals an unusual injury.
Torino President Urbano Cairo was “never afraid of losing” Andrea Belotti, but the Chelsea offer for Davide Zappacosta was “too good to refuse.”
Bacary Sagna is a free agent seeking his new club and Torino are among those interested in the 34-year-old.
Ronaldo believes “Spain are the favourites tonight, but not by much” in the World Cup qualifier against Italy. “Gigi Buffon is a phenomenon.”
Maxi Lopez hopes he can “follow in the footsteps of many high-scoring centre-forwards at Udinese” and chooses a special jersey.
Fernando Hierro gave his views on Spain-Italy. “Giorgio Chiellini is a big loss, Andrea Belotti is lethal, but Lorenzo Insigne can be decisive.”
Italy look set to field a 4-2-4 formation against Spain tonight, with Lorenzo Insigne, Antonio Candreva, Andrea Belotti and Ciro Immobile.
Davide Zappacosta says it was “an immense feeling” to play for Torino but insists “I’m ready for this new journey” with Chelsea.
Davide Zappacosta describes his move to Chelsea as “a dream” after officially signing from Torino.