TORINO NEWS

Video Assistant Referees were used for the first time in Serie A this weekend, but perhaps unsurprisingly it hasn’t stopped controversies.
Sinisa Mihajlovic felt the referee did not follow protocol when incorrectly disallowing Torino’s late winner at Bologna.
Adem Ljajic wiped out a splendid Federico Di Francesco opener, but Torino had a late goal controversially disallowed in Bologna.
Join us for all the build-up and action from this evening’s eight Serie A games, including Atalanta-Roma, Crotone-Milan, Lazio-Spal and the massive Inter-Fiorentina.
Cristian Molinaro says Torino teammate Andrea Belotti has behaved impeccably despite constant transfer speculation.
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Sinisa Mihajlovic is glad Torino resisted all offers for Andrea Belotti. “It wasn’t easy, but at this point Il Gallo is staying and he’s happy.”
Milan are trying to sell their defenders to Turkey, with Gabriel Paletta towards Fenerbahce and Gustavo Gomez at Trabzonspor.
Afriyie Acquah is expected to have his final Torino match today ahead of a €9m (£8.2m) transfer to Birmingham City.
Ivan Juric confirmed new buys Luca Rossettini and Andrej Galabinov will start for Genoa against Sassuolo, while Diego Laxalt is uncertain.
Gianluca Vialli is looking forward to “the most evenly-balanced Serie A season of the last 10 years. Juventus weakened and Milan have the strongest defence.”
Luca Toni believes Douglas Costa can inspire Gonzalo Higuain to Capocannoniere status. “He’s one of the four best centre-forwards in the world.”
Roberto Donadoni can count on Rodrigo Palacio for tomorrow’s season opener against Torino. “Bologna have learned our lessons.”
New Fiorentina midfielder Marco Benassi claims he was forced out by Torino. “I would’ve been third or fourth choice…”
Birmingham City are still interested in signing Torino midfielder Afriyie Acquah, according to manager Harry Redknapp.
Genoa have confirmed the signing of experienced defender Luca Rossettini from Torino.
M’Baye Niang is not convinced by Spartak Moscow’s offer and cancelled tomorrow’s planned medical, but could still leave Milan for Torino.
Torino are on the verge of completing a €10m swoop for Monaco winger Rony Lopes, according to Calciomercato.com.
The referees have been announced for the first weekend of Serie A, with Paolo Tagliavento taking charge of Inter-Fiorentina.
Luca Rossettini is taking his medicals with Genoa, ahead of a loan move from Torino.