NEWS

Fiorentina are fighting Napoli for Valencia’s French defender Adil Rami, who is valued at €10m.
UEFA President Michel Platini was a surprise visitor to the Juventus training ground today.
Siena striker Innocent Emeghara has alerted Lazio, Sampdoria, Torino and more by declaring “I want to play in Serie A.”
Samuele Longo is keeping Verona and Livorno waiting, so explained what he wants from them and Inter.
Alessandro Matri’s move to Napoli could be hijacked by Liverpool now that Juventus have set his €12m price-tag.
A pre-season friendly turned vicious when Perugia captain Gianluca Comotto had his nose broken in a brawl.
Several strikers including Marco Borriello and Claudio Pizarro are linked with Milan, but it’s rumoured Max Allegri doesn’t want them.
Sunderland have joined Norwich City in their attempts to sign Juventus forward Fabio Quagliarella.
Newly promoted Hellas Verona are on the verge of signing Romulo from Fiorentina.
Udinese forward Matej Vydra is reportedly on his way back to England for West Bromwich Albion.
Fernando Llorente has disappointed in pre-season and it’s rumoured Juventus could drop him for the Super Cup against Lazio.
Carlo Ancelotti reassured Inter fans after Real Madrid won 3-0. “It’s just a matter of time under a new Coach.”
Agent Ernesto Bronzetti reveals CSKA Moscow “changed their minds” over Keisuke Honda and Milan did not break the rules.
Alessandro Matri is reportedly ready to accept a transfer to Napoli, while they are also targeting Liverpool’s Martin Skrtel.
Rudi Garcia felt fatigue and training schedules made the difference in Roma’s 2-1 defeat to Chelsea.
Kevin-Prince Boateng is confident Milan “will be ready for the Champions League play-off” against PSV Eindhoven.
Roberto Donadoni was proud after Parma fought back to beat Fulham at Craven Cottage. “It’s good for self-esteem.”
Livorno have warned Inter striker Samuele Longo they will “only wait a few days” for him to make a decision.
Ederson enjoyed the victory over Crystal Palace and insisted Lazio “have to win” the Italian Super Cup against Juventus.
Atalanta fell to a second consecutive friendly defeat, as Chievo fought back to win 3-2.
Cagliari defeated Catania 3-2 in an exhilarating taste of what is to come in Serie A this season.
Walter Mazzarri was impressed with Inter despite a 3-0 defeat to Real Madrid. “We had six or seven clear chances and I can’t believe none of them went in.”
Roma suffered an unlucky last-gasp 2-1 defeat to Chelsea after Erik Lamela had put them in front.
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Inter’s terrible pre-season continued with a 3-0 defeat to Real Madrid, though Mauro Icardi hit the bar and forced a goalline clearance.
Eden Hazard has thanked Roma Coach Rudi Garcia for aiding his career ahead of tonight’s Chelsea match.
Bologna’s unimpressive pre-season form continued with a 2-0 defeat to West Bromwich Albion.
Juventus have reportedly made a formal €12m offer for Manchester City man Aleksandar Kolarov.
Inter have a reshuffled squad to take on Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid in St. Louis this evening.
Gabriele Angella bagged a brace in the Championship as Udinese satellite club Watford beat Bournemouth 6-1.
Miroslav Klose netted the winner as Lazio warmed up for the Italian Super Cup with a victory away to Crystal Palace.
Fabio Liverani’s Genoa notched up a 0-0 draw away to Stoke City, who are just a week away from starting their season.
Gabriel Paletta and Nicola Sansone earned Parma a prestigious 2-1 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito warned he “will not sell the crown jewels” and has offered Hernanes a new deal.
Vincenzo Italiano says it is “an honour” to train with Alessandro Del Piero on his trial with Sydney FC.

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