NEWS

Mundo Deportivo claim Paul Pogba rejected a huge Chelsea offer because he’ll only leave Juventus for Barcelona.
Daniele De Rossi is the player with the biggest wages in Serie A, as overall club spending increased by €33m this summer.
Inter boss Roberto Mancini is the highest-paid Coach in Serie A, but Milan are paying three different tacticians.
Roma have launched a ‘Football Cares’ global initiative for clubs and fans to raise funds amid the refugee crisis.
Juventus “still believe we can win the Scudetto” despite their historically bad start, said Beppe Marotta.
Marek Hamsik saw “improvements” from Napoli and hopes they can get their first win with Empoli.
Valeri Bojinov spent most of his career in Italy and believes Bulgaria can cause an upset in tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier.
Antonio Conte is leaning towards the 4-3-3 system against Bulgaria, though the Italy line-up remains unpredictable.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Cesena started the Serie B season with a bang, beating Brescia 2-0 with both goals in the opening six minutes.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta hinted Andrea Pirlo should retire from the Italy squad. “It’s a decision he must make.”
Palermo midfielder Ivaylo Chochev is playing for Bulgaria against Italy at the Stadio Barbera. “It’s my second home.”
Fredy Guarin’s agent said Inter never considered selling the Colombia international and he wants to become captain.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta insists “we won’t resume talks with Napoli for Marek Hamsik in January.”
Gigi Buffon realises Italy have to improve against Bulgaria, but hinted at retirement. “I am not aiming to reach 200 caps!”
Antonio Conte will decide his line-up against Bulgaria tomorrow and shrugged off criticism of his Italy squad.
Federation President Carlo Tavecchio “hopes Antonio Conte will stay until 2018, but there will be offers.”
The Italy squad arrived late in Palermo and Antonio Conte is keeping his team to face Bulgaria under wraps.
Former Russia manager Fabio Capello isn’t ready to retire yet and admits “it might be better to find a club.”
Marco Verratti isn’t pushing through a generational shift for Italy. “Andrea Pirlo must be first choice in midfield.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic was called in by Milan chiefs after players reportedly complained at his harsh management style.
David Trezeguet is confident Juventus will get back on track and discussed his happiest Bianconeri moments.
Martin Montoya is struggling to adapt in Serie A, but his agent denies Inter want to hand him back to Barcelona.
Simone Zaza hasn’t played for Juventus yet this season, so Arsenal could mount a €30m January swoop.
A top mental coach said it’s his “dream” to work with Mario Balotelli, but Milan “is not the ideal solution for him.”
Genoa finally welcome CD Nacional striker Bruno Gomes for a medical, awaiting the all-clear from FIFA for his transfer.
Sampdoria are keeping an eye on Bulgarian Milen Gamakov of Botev Plovdiv.
After Inter were in talks over the summer, it’s rumoured Juventus could try to get Ezequiel Lavezzi from Paris Saint-Germain.
There are conflicting reports over whether Italy will use 4-3-3 or 3-5-2 against Bulgaria, with Andrea Pirlo in doubt.
Edgar Davids told Juventus they miss Arturo Vidal and “only Mario Balotelli can help himself now” at Milan.
William Vainqueur is “proud to wear the Roma jersey in one of the best Leagues in the world.”
The story of how Parma rose through the Italian divisions to become Champions in Europe, went bankrupt and relegated to amateur leagues.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi said there’s “no truth” in reports he’s selling the club to American investors.
Lapo Elkann is confident Juventus will get over their early season slump. “The fact is, Juve bring home results.”
Sampdoria rejected Inter’s bid for Eder this summer, but he asks for a new contract. “Massimo Ferrero knows what he has to do.”