NEWS

Edin Dzeko continues to be linked with a summer move to Inter, with suggestions this time claiming that the Nerazzurri have offered €20m.
Lazio have confirmed that Miroslav Klose will stay with the club for at least another season.
Andrea Pirlo will sign a two-year contract extension with Juventus, it has been reported on Friday.
Fabio Coentrao could sign a contract extension with Real Madrid, despite rumours of interest from Serie A.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis hopes ‘the best team wins’ tomorrow as his side take on Fiorentina in the Coppa Italia Final.
Mauricio Pinilla hopes to go to the World Cup with Chile, and is happy to stay at Cagliari.
Reports in France indicate that Didier Drogba could be at either Roma or Chelsea next season.
Ezequiel Schelotto is focusing purely on this weekend’s game against Sampdoria, not a place in next season’s Europa League.
Michel Bastos’ agent has admitted that his client’s future is in doubt, but claims that the winger would like to stay at Roma.
Pope Francis has urged footballers to be ‘true sportsmen’ after he met the Napoli and Fiorentina squads this morning.
Former Milan defender Alessandro Nesta has hinted that he wants to get into coaching and revealed why he left the Rossoneri.
Parma are reportedly considering that, if they lose Roberto Donadoni this summer to Milan, Filippo Inzaghi would be brought as replacement.
Atalanta midfielder Daniele Baselli’s agent has commented on links to Paris Saint-Germain: “Now, Serie A is a starting point and not an end point.”
Angelo Palombo has commented on Mauro Icardi’s lack of respect, Antonio Cassano’s World Cup hopes and Sampdoria’s midseason turnaround.
Dejan Stankovic has reflected on the ‘honesty’ of the Milan derby, signposted Mateo Kovacic and backed Erick Thohir’s plans for Inter’s future.
Paul Pogba has accused Manchester United of making him train alone and showing him a lack of respect before his July 2012 exit.
Fiorentina’s Neto, Borja Valero and Gonzalo Rodriguez and Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain may all be available to start Saturday’s Coppa Italia Final.
Giovanni Trapattoni’s talks to become Morocco head Coach look to have been unsuccessful, with L’Equipe saying Badou Zaki has got the job.
Beppe Marotta commented yesterday on there being ‘no issue’ with Paul Pogba’s contract and indeed no talks this week planned with his agent.
Roma’s Miralem Pjanic has mused on how Barcelona ‘are a good destination’ and how PSG ‘are doing something interesting’.
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The Europa League elimination means Roma-Juventus and Sampdoria-Napoli in Serie A are moved.
Giorgio Chiellini confessed to Juventus regrets, but complimented Benfica on their defensive display.
Leonardo Bonucci had his birthday ruined and the Juventus defender said Benfica “didn’t come here to play.”
Jorge Jesus insists Benfica “reached the Europa League Final because we played better than Juventus in both legs.”
Antonio Conte complained about the referee and Benfica time-wasting. “The team that least deserved it went through.”
Guilherme Siqueira insisted Benfica “more than deserved” to knock Juventus out of the Europa League semi-final.
Juventus won’t play the Europa League Final, as they dominated nine-man Benfica without finding the net.
Diego Maradona is very impressed with the Juventus Stadium. “Napoli should have an arena like this.”
Fiorentina have brought their entire squad to Rome for the Coppa Italia Final with Napoli, including Giuseppe Rossi.
Javier Zanetti confirmed he will “stay at Inter after this season, but I don’t know yet in which role.”
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta maintains the semi-final with Benfica is an early Europa League Final.
Lothar Matthaus praised Napoli’s campaign, assuring they are “admired in Europe and Rafa Benitez is a master.”
Juventus rely on Fernando Llorente, Carlos Tevez and Arturo Vidal to win tonight’s Europa League semi-final with Benfica.
Brazil and Barcelona hero Neymar admits “it was my dream to be like Robinho,” as the Milan striker was his “idol.”

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