Udinese and Roma will have both appreciated the timing of the Winter break ahead of their return to Serie A duties.
Atalanta are ready to ask Roma for their benchwarmers Salih Ucan and Urby Emanuelson.
Following the Christmas break, Lazio will kick off 2015 as they welcome Sampdoria in a head-to-head for third place.
Juventus have reportedly offered Wesley Sneijder an 18-month contract worth €4.5m if he quits Galatasaray.
Gianfranco Zola’s Cagliari are close to picking up ex-Lazio and Sunderland defender Modibo Diakité.
Fiorentina’s Manuel Pasqual will “evaluate” offers from big clubs, confirmed his agent after Roma and Milan interest.
Having brought in Lukas Podolski from Arsenal, Inter are now closing in on Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva.
Liverpool are reportedly challenging Juventus and Inter for Bayern Munich talent Xherdan Shaqiri.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Lukas Podolski is in Milan to complete his loan move from Arsenal to Inter. “I spoke to Roberto Mancini, a great Coach.”
After Maurizio Pellegrino and Giuseppe Sannino, Catania have appointed a third Coach of the season in Dario Marcolin.
Sunderland winger Emanuele Giaccherini is reportedly looking to move back to Italy, with Parma having probed for the player.
Striker Adrian Mutu is reportedly scheduled to join Fiorentina for a trial training period starting next Monday.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Neto will meet the club tomorrow to give a final statement on his renewal, while La Viola consider another alternative.
Paris Saint-German striker Ezequiel Lavezzi reveals that he often considers changing professions, and talks of French football and Lionel Messi.
Bayer Leverkusen director Rudi Voller says that Roma’s demand of €10m for defender Tin Jedvaj is ‘not realistic’.
Rumours are circulating that Real Madrid are also considering making an offer for Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman.
Prospective Milan forward Alessio Cerci will complete medical formalities at Milanello tomorrow, whilst he went for a light run today instead.
Tino-Sven Susic’s agent says there is an ‘informal agreement’ with Inter, who remain their first choice even as other clubs are making offers too.
Riccardo Montolivo says Milan 'has what it takes' to reach third place, and praises a Jeremy Menez he now sees as ‘fundamental’ to the team.
Rumours suggest that Manchester United may be readying a shock offer of almost €100m to reclaim midfielder Paul Pogba from Juventus.
Paris Saint-Germain and Italy’s Marco Verratti believes he made the right decision in moving to France, but someday wants to return to an Italian club.
Milan's Jeremy Menez reveals that strikers Francesco Totti and Filippo Inzaghi are his inspirations, while he talks about his evolution as a poacher.
The contest between Juventus and Inter for Bayern Munich's Xherdan Shaqiri continues, as the player's agent meets intermediaries from both clubs.
Inter director Piero Ausilio has reportedly finalised the agreement for Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski, and he is expected in Italy tonight.
Leonardo Bonucci is confident Juventus can progress in Europe, and says there are ‘strong feelings’ ahead of the match against Inter on January 6.
Alessio Cerci has revealed there were other clubs interested in him, including Inter, but that his mind was fixed on Milan.
Roberto Mancini speaks favourably of Arsenal’s Lukas Podolski, whilst promising to ‘do the impossible’ to return Inter ‘to where they deserve to be’.
Real Madrid Coach Carlo Ancelotti says Juventus have what it takes in the Champions League to match up to the likes of Bayern Munich and Chelsea.
Reports indicate that Galatasaray's Wesley Sneijder would be open to a move to Juventus, whilst Max Allegri sees the Dutchman as ‘feasible’.
Hajduk Split midfielder Tino-Sven Susic says that he ‘desires nothing else’ than Inter and that he would like to join the Nerazzurri ‘as soon as possible’.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis admits the club is not yet ‘mature’ to win the Scudetto, and talks about the projects for renewing their stadium.
Aurelio De Laurentiis dismisses rumours linking Napoli to Ezequiel Lavezzi and Mario Balotelli, and hopes that Rafa Benitez will stay to provide ‘continuity’.
Initial fears that Milan's Philippe Mexes may be out for one month after the game against Real Madrid appear to have been allayed.
Rome mayor Ignazio Marino anticipates that Roma’s new stadium will be the ‘safest and most advanced in the world’, and will open in 2017.