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Hysaj: 'Arsenal same as Napoli'
Elseid Hysaj’s agent urged Napoli to offer him a new contract, but noted “Arsenal are on the same level.”
Juventus give Berardi ultimatum?
Juventus have reportedly given Domenico Berardi an ultimatum, as he could stay at Sassuolo.
Pjanic: ‘Delighted by Juventus’
Miralem Pjanic is “delighted” after completing his move from Roma to Juventus.
Official: Juventus sign Pjanic
Juventus have officially signed former Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic, as confirmed by the club in a statement.
Ranieri: 'Italy like Leicester'
Claudio Ranieri feels “this Italy side has the same spirit as my Leicester City,” but has no intention of being Azzurri boss one day.
Pisa: Gattuso out, Zeman in?
Pisa secured promotion to Serie B last night, but Zdenek Zeman could still replace Rino Gattuso.
Rui reaches Roma deal?
Mario Rui has reportedly agreed a five-year contract with Roma, ahead of his move from Empoli.
Pique breaks Czech hearts
Petr Čech was heroic but Gerard Pique’s late winner saw Spain break Czech hearts in Toulouse.
Szczesny: ‘Future after Euros’
Wojciech Szczesny insists “I’m not thinking about my future” as it’s unclear if he’ll return to Roma.
Bonucci: ‘Italy aiming for Quarters’
Leonardo Bonucci admits Italy are “less frightening” but aims “to get to at least the Quarter-Finals”.
Agent: ‘Zielinski won’t join Napoli’
Piotr Zielinski’s agent insists “there’s no way” the Empoli midfielder will join Napoli.
Torino: ‘Immobile will leave’
Torino sporting director Gianluca Petrachi says Ciro Immobile “has other ambitions” and will leave.
Cairo: ‘Miha focused on youth’
Torino President Urbano Cairo chose Sinisa Mihajlovic “because he’s good at working with youngsters”.
'Torino will do everything for Europe’
New Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic promises Torino “will do everything” to qualify for Europe next season.
Roma, 'no Witsel offers'
Roma have made 'no official offers' for Zenit St Petersburg's Axel Witsel, as revealed by his agent.
Juve: Pjanic medical complete
Miralem Pjanic has finished his medical exams with Juventus and is now ready to sign his contract.
Milan: sale mediator arrives
Sal Galatioto, who is mediating the sale of Milan to a Chinese conglomerate, landed in Italy today.
Gattuso: 'Conte among world's best'
Veteran Gennaro Gattuso says ahead of tonight's Italy-Belgium game that 'Antonio Conte is among the best Coaches in the world'.
Roma: Umtiti signs for Barca
Roma, Arsenal and Chelsea target Samuel Umtiti has already left Lyon and signed with Barcelona, say reports.
Inter eye Berardi swoop
Inter are considering a move for Sassuolo's Domenico Berardi, say reports, long believed to leave for Juventus.
Napoli have Lapadula deal
Napoli have a deal with Pescara for the transfer of Gianluca Lapadula, who only has to give his consent.
Balotelli involved in brawl?
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli was reportedly at the scene of a huge brawl in Lonato, but his involvement remains unclear.
'Roma still worth Scudetto'
Veteran Mirko Vucinic believes Roma 'will be fighting for the Scudetto' even after losing Miralem Pjanic to Juventus.
Vucinic: 'Pjanic a champion'
Former Roma and Juventus striker Mirko Vucinic says 'champion' Miralem Pjanic's move doesn't surprise him.
Pjanic medical confirmed
Miralem Pjanic is officially in Turin for his medical exams ahead of a transfer from Roma to Juventus.
Mexes: 'If Roma want me...'
Philippe Mexes, about to leave Milan, sends a message to Roma: 'If Coach Luciano Spalletti needs me, I can help.'
Candreva, Vrsaljko for Inter
Inter have set their eyes on Lazio's Antonio Candreva and Sassuolo's Sime Vrsaljko, say reports.
Chelsea on Napoli's Koulibaly
Chelsea are reportedly offering €30m for Kalidou Koulibaly, who is unhappy with his Napoli contract.
Irish fan dies in fall
An Irish fan reportedly died in an eight-metre fall in Nice, in the night after Poland – Northern Ireland.
Ibra: 'Strong for Sweden'
Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he 'feels stronger every year' as he prepares to face the Republic of Ireland, in the same group as the Azzurri
Behrami: 'Italy too pessimistic'
Switzerland international Valon Behrami thinks the Azzurri are 'too pessimistic, you have the right formation to hurt Belgium'.
Italy: Eder to start
Eder and Graziano Pelle look set to start for Italy, while Belgium will field Marouane Fellaini in their Euro 2016 opener.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Germany survive Ukraine scares
Germany defeated Ukraine 2-0, but got away with quite a few scares, including a Jerome Boateng goal-line clearance.
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