NEWS

Lazio put their pre-season troubles behind them with a comfortable away win over FK mura in the Europa League play-off round.
Esteban Cambiasso and Rodrigo Palacio gave Inter a precious away victory in their Europa League play-off first leg versus Vaslui.
Real Madrid midfielder Ricky Kaka's return to Milan could happen after all, as talks reportedly recommence in Barcelona.
Napoli could negotiate a loan deal for Inter fullback Jonathan while they're in Milan, according to Corriere dello Sport.
Juventus and Palermo are reportedly both keen on the signature of Atalanta defender Federico Peluso.
Former Roma defender Antonio Carlos Zago is impressed by the club’s swoop for compatriot Leandro Castan.
Milan and Inter are both battling to sign Manchester City midfielder Nigel de Jong, according to ANSA.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli might be happy about the new 12 man benches in Serie A, but Cagliari President Massimo Cellino isn't.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has called a new rule permitting 12 man benches in Serie A 'a major turning point'.
Palermo Coach Giuseppe Sannino has lavished praise on Sunday's opponents Napoli.
Juventus are allegedly contemplating letting promising defender Alberto Masi go out on loan.
Inter netminder Julio Cesar has reportedly landed in London to seal a switch to Premier League club QPR.
Italian giants Inter have confirmed that they have signed Walter Gargano from Serie A rivals Napoli.
Juventus assistant Coach Angelo Alessio has spoken of his incredulity after he was banned as part of the betting probe.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has furiously defended himself after failing to get his 10-month touchline ban dismissed on appeal.
Atalanta, Bologna and Siena are showing an interest in 2006 World Cup winner Luca Toni, according to reports.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli says he will consider a change in system if the country’s young attacking stars continue to evolve.
Palermo have underlined that Josip Ilicic and Abel Hernandez will not be sold to any interested club before the start of this season.
Genoa have signed free agent Ahmed Barusso, but the Serie A club are set to immediately loan him out to another outfit.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has given his thoughts on the new Serie A season. “Juventus will be the team to beat.”
Inter are very close to wrapping up a deal for Alvaro Pereira with Porto, reports in Portugal are suggesting.
Ze Eduardo’s proposed move from Genoa to Milan seems to be off after an agreement couldn’t be reached.
Serie A new boys Torino have finally signed Alessio Cerci from Fiorentina after weeks of negotiations.
Parma chief Tommaso Ghirardi is hoping that Raffaele Palladino can finally live up to his potential this season.
Barcelona winger Ibrahim Afellay could be the latest player to join transfer active Inter, stories in Spain are suggesting.
Genoa and Milan could team up on the transfer market to sign Brescia youngster Omar El Kaddouri.
Inter did consider making an offer to Juventus for Fabio Quagliarella before signing Antonio Cassano from Milan this week.
The representative of Andrea Poli has confirmed that Juventus are talking with Sampdoria about his client.
Juventus showed no interest in Antonio Cassano ahead of his move from Milan to city rivals Inter this week, his agent has noted.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Former Roma defender Antonio Carlos Zago is impressed by the club’s swoop for compatriot Leandro Castan.
Francesco Guidolin is far from satisfied with Udinese’s play-off draw in Braga. “We won’t get into the Champions League playing like that.”
Giampiero Pinzi concedes the draw was “the right result” and a positive start in Udinese’s Champions League play-off with Braga.
Udinese have taken a 1-1 draw away from Braga after Dusan Basta’s header was wiped out by an Ismaily blockbuster in the Champions League play-off.
Siena have signed Argentine defender Matias Martinez, who underwent his medical today.

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