NEWS

The Serie A fixtures will be announced tonight, with several rules governing the process.
Former Juventus and Roma midfielder Zbigniew Boniek dismisses Financial Fair Play - “it’s hard to say ‘you’re rich but you can’t buy a Rolex’…”
Milan have named their squad to face CSU Craiova, but Leonardo Bonucci and Lucas Biglia weren’t registered in time.
Lazio’s hopes of signing Felipe Caicedo have been dashed as it emerges the Espanyol striker does not possess a valid, EU passport.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero hints Patrik Schick is likelier to join Inter as he “doesn’t think his heart will take him” to Juventus.
Antonio Cassano’s wife has explained why he retired from football. “He didn’t want to disrupt his family’s life.”
An intermediary claims Alvaro Morata chose Chelsea over Milan out of loyalty to Juventus.
Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti has urged Inter to “forget” about signing Arturo Vidal and revealed that he could return to Italy one day.
Federico Bernardeschi has thanked Fiorentina to “raising me and making me become a man” and promised to give Juventus his all “unreservedly”.
CSU Craiova Coach and former Italy Under-21 boss Devis Mangia insists his side will look to “bring their ‘A’ game” against Milan.
Federico Bernardeschi’s agent explains why his transfer to Juventus was “a childbirth” as “we turned an idea of fantasy football into a reality.”
Inter boss Luciano Spalletti says “the right offer hasn’t come in” for Ivan Perisic, Stevan Jovetic wants guarantees and that he is flattered by Antonio Conte.
Antonio Conte has hailed Luciano Spalletti as “one of the best Coaches around” and believes Inter’s future is bright under Suning Group.
Eusebio Di Francesco singled out “lethal” Cengiz Under after Roma’s 3-2 win against Tottenham Hotspur but criticised Bruno Peres for “settling” too soon.
Italy’s Anti-Mafia Commission is investigating Genoa’s proposed sale as its secretary claims money laundering is rife in football.
Zdenek Zeman insists he will not talk about Juventus anymore as “when I speak well of them, nothing comes out.”
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Even if Bayern Munich sign Leon Goretzka, they won’t sell Arturo Vidal to Inter, claim Mediaset Premium.
Sassuolo have struck a deal for Palermo defender Edoardo Goldaniga at around €5m (£4.4m), claim Sky Sport Italia.
Inter have offered €22m (£19.6m) plus €3m in bonuses for Keita Balde Diao, claim Mediaset Premium, but it’s not enough for Lazio.
Renato Sanches is open to joining Milan, but Bayern Munich and the Rossoneri are debating the formula for the transfer.
Torino have officially sold Gaston Silva to Mexican club Pumas for a reported €1.7m fee (£1.5m).
Fiorentina goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu is already in France, ready to complete his transfer to Nantes.
Napoli turned down offers of up to €30m (£26.8m) for Albania international Elseid Hysaj from Inter and Bayern Munich, it’s reported.
Crotone are close to securing a loan deal for 20-year-old Roma striker Umar Sadiq.
Sevilla director Oscar Arias confirmed the “negotiations are on-going” with Inter for Stevan Jovetic, but the €13m (£11.6m) request remains intact.
Napoli are reportedly ready to raise their offer for Real Sociedad goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli to €25m (£22.3m).
Sampdoria are said to have agreed personal terms with Davide Santon, though a deal is not yet done with Inter.
Gigi Simoni is unimpressed with Inter’s transfer strategy, noting “Milan bought everyone and they are there feeling sorry for themselves.”
Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu is on his way out of Udinese with interest from Birmingham City and Bursaspor.
Roma are expected to give Gregoire Defrel and Aleksandar Kolarov their debuts in tonight’s International Champions Cup game with Tottenham Hotspur.
Lazio are said to be very close to a €3m (£2.68m) deal for Espanyol striker Felipe Caicedo.
Lazio have reportedly vetoed Keita Balde Diao joining Juventus, so the Senegal international is open to Inter instead.
New Juventus goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has sprained his ankle, missing the PSG game along with Federico Bernardeschi, Douglas Costa and Daniele Rugani.
Udinese have named their squad for a friendly against Huddersfield Town on Wednesday at the John Smith’s Stadium.