Zenit €40m Chiesa bid rejected
Fiorentina turned down a €40m plus bonuses offer for Federico Chiesa from Roberto Mancini’s Zenit St Petersburg, it’s reported.
Milan test new system
Vincenzo Montella tested a 3-4-2-1 formation in training, as Milan gear up for the Derby della Madonnina with Inter.
Antognoni: 'Failed Italy experiments'
Giancarlo Antognoni bemoaned the number of “failed experiments” by Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura. “The whole team doesn’t work.”
Napoli target Corinthians' Jo
Napoli are prepared to double Corinthians striker Jo’s current salary to take him to the Stadio San Paolo in January, claim Brazilian reports.
U21: Valzania added to squad
The injuries continue to pile up for the Italy Under-21 side, so Luca Valzania has been added to the squad against Morocco.
Roma-Napoli brought forward?
Roma-Napoli is scheduled for Saturday at 20.45 local time, but could be moved to 18.00 due to fears over crowd safety.
Why Italy must beat Albania
Italy are in the World Cup play-offs, but the final group game against Albania – and results elsewhere – will help define the draw.
Magpies eye up Praet
Sampdoria midfielder Dennis Praet is catching the attention of clubs in England and Germany, including Newcastle United.
The Sun: Milan €89m for Aguero
Milan are preparing a January bid worth £80m (€89m) for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, claims The Sun newspaper.
Italy originally wanted Spalletti
Luciano Spalletti had been approached to take the Italy job before Giampiero Ventura, it’s reported, but he turned it down.
Sagna offered to Milan clubs?
It is reported that free-agent Bacary Sagna has been offered to both Inter and Milan.
Pirlo: ‘Conte one of the best’
Andrea Pirlo believes there is no doubt that Antonio Conte is ‘one of the best’ Coaches around.
Joao Mario praises Spalletti
Inter’s Joao Mario praises the job done so far by Coach Luciano Spalletti, insisting he gives the Nerazzurri ‘added strength.’
Pirlo defends Montella and Bonucci
Former Milan midfielder Andrea Pirlo hopes Vincenzo Montella will be given time to turn the club’s fortunes around.
Azzurri train ahead of Albania departure
Italy’s players are training for the final time before heading to Albania for tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier.
Alberto cites improved mentality
Lazio’s Luis Alberto believes a better mentality has helped him overcome obstacles on the road to becoming a first-team regular.
‘Lazio can compete with anyone’
Luis Alberto believes Lazio are capable of competing with anyone after their fine start to the season.
Conte back to Serie A?
It is reported that Antonio Conte is considering leaving Chelsea at the end of the season, with a return to Italy his preferred option.
Juve target Goretzka and Can?
Juventus are reported to be monitoring the situations of both Leon Goretzka and Emre Can.
Buffon defends under-fire Ventura
Italy captain Gigi Buffon has defended under-pressure Azzurri boss Giampiero Ventura.
Buffon: ‘Veterans must step up’
Gigi Buffon says it is up to Italy’s senior players to lead the Azzurri to next summer’s World Cup.
‘Italian football not sick’ – Pirlo
Andrea Pirlo insists Italian football ‘is not sick’ despite the national team’s current issues.
Pirlo to retire at end of MLS season
Andrea Pirlo says he will end his playing career once his contract at New York City FC expires.
De Biasi on Azzurri and Albania
Gianni De Biasi says Italy will ‘100 per cent’ reach the World Cup, although beating Albania will be a ‘battle.’
Juve missing eight for Lazio?
Injuries to Mario Mandzukic and Andrea Barzagli mean Juventus are at risk of missing eight players for their match with Lazio.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Andre Silva shines for Portugal
Milan striker Andre Silva scored a goal and provided an assist for Portugal today, so now has 11 in 16 senior caps.
Serie B: Castori ideal Cesena debut
Cesena made the ideal debut under new Coach Fabrizio Castori, beating Spezia, while Ascoli saw a penalty saved by Salernitana.
'Italy need Criscito and Giovinco'
“It is incredible that players like Domenico Criscito and Sebastian Giovinco are left out of the Italy squad,” said agent Andrea D’Amico.
Kante at risk for Chelsea-Roma
Chelsea could be without N’Golo Kante for the Champions League against Roma after he limped off on international duty with France.
EDF: 'Wonderful Roma-Napoli'
Eusebio Di Francesco assures Roma fans and neutrals that the clash with Napoli will be “a wonderful game of football.”
Belotti visits Italy squad
Andrea Belotti is injured, but the Torino striker still visited his Italy teammates in the training camp this evening.
Panucci: 'Negativity around Italy'
Albania Coach Christian Panucci acknowledges it’ll be strange facing Italy in the World Cup qualifier, but “there's too much negativity” around the Azzurri.
Campedelli clings to Inglese
Chievo President Luca Campedelli hopes they won’t lose Roberto Inglese to Napoli in January and comes out against VAR technology.
Bayern eye up Donnarumma?
Bayern Munich are looking to Marc-Andre Ter Stegen or Milan’s Gianluigi Donnarumma if Manuel Neuer’s injury lay-off is extended.
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