NEWS

Geoffrey Kondogbia explains how Roberto Mancini convinced him to join Inter and “this team can get the Scudetto.”
Atalanta saw off Hapoel Haifa 3-1 in a friendly despite missing two penalties.
Bologna lost a pre-season friendly to Spezia and police had to be called when opposing fans clashed before kick-off.
Mohamed Salah’s lawyer said he “doesn’t want Napoli,” but they offer Chelsea €24m with Juan Camilo Zuniga to Fiorentina.
Giampaolo Pazzini got his first goal for Hellas Verona, but it was during a 2-1 friendly defeat to Serie B side Trapani.
Maxi Lopez bagged a brace with new buys Daniele Baselli and Danilo Avelar on target as Torino beat Savona 6-0.
After Mario Suarez, Fiorentina have officially signed Gilberto from Botafogo.
After PSG and Monaco, now Ajax are being linked with a swoop for Milan teenager Hachim Mastour.
Mateo Kovacic’s agent assured “he is staying at Inter. Real Madrid, Barcelona and Liverpool interest was just rumours.”
Empoli confirm Elseid Hysaj is in talks with “an overseas club, not Napoli,” while Riccardo Saponara, Lorenzo Tonelli and Mario Rui stay.
Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain got into a brawl with a fan who mocked his penalty record while on vacation in Ibiza.
West Bromwich Albion and Stoke City have asked Inter for Japan international Yuto Nagatomo.
Napoli are reportedly in talks with Chelsea for Jose Maria Callejon, who has a €15m price-tag (£10.5m).
Sweden Under-21 international Filip Helander has signed for Hellas Verona from Malmö.
Wolfsburg executive director Francisco Garcia Sanz warns Inter off Ivan Perisic - ‘we won’t sell anyone’.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero calls for focus on the Europa League and not ‘any other matters’.
Newly-promoted Carpi have announced the loan capture of Chelsea full-back Wallace Oliveira dos Santos.
Atletico Madrid have officially announced the sale of midfielder Mario Suarez to Fiorentina.
Miguel Britos reveals Valon Behrami and Pepe Reina convinced him to swap Napoli for Watford.
Galatasaray midfielder Felipe Melo admits ‘if I could go to Inter it would be best for me’, as his family are unhappy in Turkey.
Juventus are delaying closing a deal for Julian Draxler, as they’re waiting for Mario Gotze, according to reports.
Julian Draxler has reportedly agreed a deal in principle with Juventus, but Schalke remain to be convinced.
Roma full-back Ashley Cole believes the Giallorossi can win the Scudetto - ‘we have the team to do it’.
Roma have announced they will host Sevilla in a friendly on August 14, in their final pre-season test.
Inter sporting director Piero Ausilio insists Gary Medel is ‘not for sale’, despite reported interest from Liverpool.
English Premier League side Watford have confirmed the signing of Napoli defender Miguel Britos.
Mohamed Salah has reportedly accepted a move to Roma, who must now negotiate with Chelsea.
Napoli striker Duvan Zapata has officially joined Udinese on a two-year loan, as part of the Allan deal.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says Mario Balotelli’s future is ‘entirely’ down to him, amid rumours of a Serie A return.
It’s reported Bee Taechaubol’s takeover of Milan will bring in an extra €100m for the transfer budget when completed.
Julian Draxler’s agent believes Juventus could buy his client for €25m, and admits that talks are taking place.
It was reported yesterday that the 31-year-old is keen to join the Giallorossi, with a transfer fee of €8m being suggested.
Inter’s have reportedly agreed a deal with Wolfsburg to sign winger Ivan Perisic, after long negotiations.
Mario Gomez will consider ‘the best thing for me and Fiorentina’, but insists he is not certain to leave.
Salvatore Sirigu says he has had ‘no contact’ with Roma, but warns he wants to be a starter at Paris Saint-Germain.