NEWS

Napoli have released a statement slamming Tuttosport for a story about Gonzalo Higuain.
Reports in Spain suggest Juventus are interested in Ivan Rakitic as a potential Paul Pogba replacement.
Marcos Alonso assures he won’t leave Fiorentina this summer - “I’m very happy here”.
Napoli’s sporting director reportedly spoke to Gonzalo Higuain’s agent, but a renewal is unlikely.
Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic insists it’s better to play “the best teams” in pre-season.
Milan are reportedly very interested in Juan Cuadrado, but Chelsea want €30m for the winger.
Riccardo Montolivo promises Milan will “let the pitch speak” and praises new Coach Vincenzo Montella.
Roma and Milan are reportedly both pushing for Borja Valero, but Fiorentina aren’t keen to sell.
The agent of Roma defender Kostas Manolas says Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea want his client.
Lazio have reportedly reached a deal for Ciro Immobile, a €2m loan with €8m obligation to buy.
Luciano Spalletti says Wojciech Szczesny will compete with Alisson if he returns to Roma.
Lazio are getting closer to a deal for Ciro Immobile, as they’re just €1m away from Sevilla’s asking price.
Mino Raiola says Mario Balotelli “just needs the right opportunity” because “in life it’s never too late”.
Amadou Diawara’s agent has “a feeling” that Bologna have an agreement with Roma for his client.
Miralem Pjanic says he and Juventus teammate Paulo Dybala “understand each other”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri notes Paul Pogba “is still a Juventus player” and is “confident” he’ll stay.
Mino Raiola believes James Pallotta “has done little” for Roma and declares “I don’t believe in their project”.
Jordan Lukaku is undergoing his Lazio medical, before officially joining from Oostende.
Milan confirm they won’t take Carlos Bacca to the USA but insist it’s “not for reasons related to the transfer market”.
Medhi Benatia says his friend Paul Pogba is “very attached” to Juventus - “we hope he’ll stay”.
Antonio Candreva reportedly wants an Inter move by August 4, but they’re still short of Lazio’s asking price.
Mino Raiola insists “I want the best” for Paul Pogba, and doesn’t “give a damn” if he goes to Manchester United for a world record fee.
Tensions between Roberto Mancini and the Inter hierarchy haven’t abated, and the Coach could reportedly walk away.
Another twist in the Carlos Bacca saga, as it’s claimed Milan will leave him at home, but he doesn’t want West Ham United.
Today's front page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Mino Raiola is reportedly flying to Miami to meet with Paul Pogba, but Jose Mourinho admits Juventus “might not sell” to Manchester United.
Andrea Ranocchia says Inter are “under construction” for the new season.
Marko Pjaca is “happy and excited” to be at Juventus, and immediately targets the Scudetto and Coppa.
Umberto Gandini confirms Silvio Berlusconi will sell Milan and “it could be completed” while the they’re in the USA.
Torino President Urbano Cairo confirms “clubs are interested” in Bruno Peres but “no written offers”.
Radja Nainggolan admits it’s “more difficult” for Roma this season, as “the others have strengthened”.
Inter and Milan are on opposite sides of the Coppa Italia draw, so could meet in the final.
Carlos Bacca hints he won’t join West Ham United - “I’m leaving for the US with Milan tomorrow”.
Marko Pjaca has officially signed a five-year contract with Juventus, moving from Dinamo Zagreb for €23m.
Reports in the UK suggest Manchester United have sent representatives to Italy to meet Juventus for Paul Pogba.