Juventus fought back from 2-0 down with a Paulo Dybala brace, but Alessandro Murgia’s dramatic stoppage-time winner gave Lazio the Italian Super Cup.
Roma fielded a second-string side, but were humiliated 4-1 away to Celta Vigo in their final pre-season friendly.
Lazio director Igli Tare reveals Keita Balde Diao “was perplexed at having to play this game” against Juventus, so was frozen out.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta insists they have “nothing to do with” Keita Balde Diao’s exclusion from the Lazio squad.
Genoa were forced to go through extra time to beat Cesena 2-1 in the Coppa Italia Third Round and go on to face Crotone.
Juventus rely on the old guard with Andrea Barzagli at right-back, while Lazio move Sergej Milinkovic-Savic up in Felipe Anderson’s absence.
Marco Parolo insists Lazio “must take the initiative, or we’ll hand Juventus” the Italian Super Cup tonight.
Giorgio Chiellini said Juventus want to “shake off” the Champions League Final defeat by winning the Super Cup against Lazio.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from tonight’s Italian Super Cup clash between Juventus and Lazio.
Sampdoria are close to securing Empoli defender Vincent Laurini, but first need to find a new club for Bartosz Bereszynski.
Sassuolo winger Domenico Berardi has sparked transfer speculation by sitting in the stands for Fiorentina’s friendly against Parma.
Cengiz Under has been on Monchi’s wish-list for years, reveals his agent, and “is one of the reasons why he accepted the Roma project.”
Borja Valero believes Inter will use their pre-season momentum to get a strong start in Serie A against Fiorentina next week.
Ajax striker Kasper Dolberg is back on the Milan radar for €30m if they sign Nikola Kalinic from Fiorentina, claim Tuttosport.
La Stampa report that Torino will loan midfielder Sasa Lukic to Spanish side UD Levante.
Dalbert finally made his Inter debut and the former Nice man’s agent explains why he rejected Premier League clubs. “He opted for a gigantic club.”
Roma are finally able to get Seydou Doumbia off their books with reports Sporting CP will activate their option to buy.
Udinese are in talks to bring Italy Under-21 international full-back Davide Calabria in on loan from Milan, claim Tuttosport.
Milan’s striker search is coming to a head, as over the next few days they must decide between Nikola Kalinic, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Andrea Belotti.
Napoli have reportedly agreed terms with Manchester City for Oleksandr Zinchenko at €6.5m (£5.9m).
Sampdoria have extended the contract of captain Vasco Regini to June 2021.
Valencia defender Joao Cancelo is wanted by Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur, but Inter hope Geoffrey Kondogbia can give them the upper hand.
Inter are pushing Gabriel ‘Gabigol’ Barbosa towards Sporting CP to get an option on Gelson Martins, according to O Jogo.
Sevilla are stepping up their attempts to sign Carlos Bacca from Milan, offering €2m for the loan and €13m option to buy.
Inter asked Real Betis for German Pezzella and stalled Jeison Murillo to Valencia after Luciano Spalletti complained of a defensive shortage.
Liverpool have refused a €25m offer from Juventus for Emre Can, according to the Mirror on Sunday newspaper.
Juventus rely on the old guard in tonight’s Italian Super Cup clash, but Lazio are leaning towards a change of system with Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.
Juventus face competition from Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United and Monaco after Lazio froze out Keita Balde Diao.
Just hours after publicly declaring he “would love” a move to Milan, “but they are sleeping,” Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang left Borussia Dortmund training.
Napoli, Chelsea, Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund have all enquired about Fiorentina teenage sensation Federico Chiesa.
The Mirror on Sunday claims Liverpool will go for Napoli star Lorenzo Insigne if Barcelona succeed in tempting Philippe Coutinho away.
Paris Saint-Germain outcast Jese Rodriguez opted against Fiorentina in order to join Stoke City, claims La Nazione newspaper.
Roma have identified Spartak Moscow talent Quincy Promes as the alternative if Leicester City refuse to sell Riyad Mahrez.
Milan are ready to offer €75m plus M’Baye Niang in order to tempt Torino into selling Andrea Belotti, according to La Stampa.
The Corriere dello Sport claims Inter have sensationally abandoned their bid for Borussia Dortmund winger Emre Mor.