NEWS

Italian teams Napoli, Fiorentina and Lazio are in the top two pots ahead of today's Europa League group draws.
Stevan Jovetic says Roma and Juventus are the candidates for the Scudetto, but Inter have the strength for third place.
Alberto Gilardino says Palermo were 'the only team that showed true and concrete commitment' and promises his best for the supporters.
Stevan Jovetic admits his ties with Inter go way back and says he is tired of hearing stories that he's always injured: 'Enough with the talk!'
Stevan Jovetic speaks of his 'insane joy' at scoring for Inter, how he chose to #10 shirt, and where he plays best.
Today's front-page headlines from The Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Reports in Italy claim Julian Draxler could join Juventus within 24 hours, as he’s asked Schalke to sell him.
Palermo have officially announced the signing of Alberto Gilardino from Guangzhou Evergrande.
Milan midfielder Riccardo Montolivo respects Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic’s decision not to play him - ‘the good of the team comes first’.
Reports suggest Milan striker Alessandro Matri has accepted a move to West Ham United.
Francesco Totti assures Roma will approach the Champions League with ‘maximum concentration’.
Sporting director Klaus Allofs insists Inter target Ivan Perisic is likely to stay at Wolfsburg - ‘don’t believe the rumours’.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini insists he has ‘no news’ on Wolfsburg winger Ivan Perisic.
Ivan Perisic is out of the Wolfsburg squad to face Schalke, as an Inter move appears to be drawing closer.
Roma’s will face Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico in the first match of Champions League group E.
Juventus’ first Champions League match of the season will be a trip to face Manchester City.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia discusses the Champions League draw - ‘it seems like an open group behind Barcelona’.
Juventus director Giuseppe Marotta hints a move for Julian Draxler is dead - ‘individuals are not decisive’.
Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta insists the club are ‘optimistic’ for the Champions League.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero hits out at Milan and Napoli over Roberto Soriano - ‘we’re not a discount store!’
Roma are reportedly meeting with Inter to discuss a move for defender Juan Jesus.
Juventus and Roma were both handed tough draws in the Champions League, with the Bianconeri facing Manchester City.
Reports in Germany suggest Wolfsburg could challenge Juventus for Schalke’s Julian Draxler.
Roma winger Juan Iturbe has reportedly agreed in principle to join Genoa on loan for the rest of the season.
Jose Mauri could make his Italy Under-21s debut, as he’s named in Luigi Di Biagio’s squad to face Slovenia.
Milan striker Alessandro Matri could be set for a move to West Ham United, according to reports.
Roma and Juventus will find out their Champions League opponents when the draw is made this evening.
Juventus have confirmed Fernando Llorente’s move to Sevilla, after terminating his contract by ‘mutual consent’.
As expected, Milan defender Gabriel Paletta has completed a loan move to Atalanta.
Genoa midfielder Juraj Kucka is reportedly on the verge of sealing a move to Milan.
Inter are believed to be close to finally completing a deal for Wolfsburg’s Ivan Perisic.
Mirko Valdifiori promises an improved Napoli performance when Sampdoria visit San Paolo this weekend.
Sevilla have officially confirmed the signing of Juventus striker Fernando Llorente on a free transfer.
Stefano Mauri believes Lazio were ‘too passive’ in defeat to Bayer Leverkusen in last night’s Champions League play-off.
World Cup final referee Nicola Rizzoli will take charge of Sunday’s Serie A showdown between Roma and Juventus.