NEWS

Ivan Perisic saw his ban reduced to one game, but Inter teammate Mauro Icardi lost his appeal against a two-round suspension.
Paulo Sousa has backed his “extraordinary” Fiorentina team to bounce back from their Roma humbling on Saturday against Udinese.
Napoli ace Dries Mertens reveals he rejected an offer from China as he slams players for being pretentious in their motives for playing in the Asian nation.
Southampton boss Claude Puel confirms his club are close to signing Martin Caceres but admits the defender’s arrival is not yet “reality”.
Maurizio Sarri’s lawyer has confirmed that the Napoli Coach is considering legal action against newspaper Il Tempo, which reported a meeting with Juventus.
Stefano Pioli believes Inter “are still lacking a little something” ahead of Sunday’s clash with Empoli in Serie A.
Milan have confirmed that defender Alessio Romagnoli faces a spell on the sidelines with a thigh injury.
Simone Inzaghi will reportedly stay on as Lazio boss next season, even if he fails to guide the Biancocelesti to Europe.
Gian Piero Gasperini claims Roberto Gagliardini “had pushed his limits” at Atalanta but is backing the midfielder to flourish as an Inter player.
The first leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final between Lazio and Roma will be played on the night of Wednesday March 1.
Tianjin Quanjian boss Fabio Cannavaro admits Nikola Kalinic “has always been my first choice” as he remains hopeful of signing the Fiorentina striker.
Reports in England suggest that Juventus are preparing a large summer bid for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini announces 'I’m selling to the Americans in March!'
37-year-old Enzo Maresca has officially announced his retirement from football today.
Mattia Caldara reveals that when he heard about interest from Juventus he 'thought it was a joke!'
Atalanta defender Mattia Caldara believes that Coach Gian Piero Gasperini has been key to his success this season.
Reports suggest that Milan will finally close their takeover deal on March 3rd, with no further delays expected.
Luis Muriel has refused to comment on rumours that he has an agreement in place with Inter ahead of a summer move to the club.
Atalanta striker Alberto Paloschi is reportedly subject to interest from Chinese side Beijing Sinobo Guoan.
Roma captain Francesco Totti could see a future role within the FIGC, according to reports.
Milan are suffering an emergency in defence with a fresh injury to Alessio Romagnoli.
Juventus defender Andrea Barzagli is expected to be out for two weeks after suffering an injury against Crotone on Wednesday evening.
Vincenzo Montella is reportedly ready to deploy winger Gerard Deulofeu as a false nine in his Milan side.
Marco Giampaolo is reportedly in pole position to replace Paulo Sousa at Fiorentina.
Napoli will reportedly meet with Lorenzo Insigne in order to revisit contract negotiations.
Reports suggest that striker Luis Muriel has agreed personal terms with Inter, but an agreement is yet to be struck with Sampdoria
Today's front pages from The Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Il Tempo journalist Alessandro Austini insists Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri did meet with Juventus.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan says “I hate Juventus” because “they always win with a penalty or a free-kick”.
Hernanes thanks Juventus after leaving for Hebei China Fortune - “an honour to wear this shirt”.
Bologna President Joey Saputo is “disappointed and very angry” after the last two results.
Inter have released a statement hitting back at Juventus - “we all have a past, we have ours and we're proud of it”.
Juventus have officially confirmed that Hernanes has joined Hebei Fortune for €8m plus €2m in bonuses.
Ciro Immobile discusses Lazio’s “important game with Milan” and aims to improve his scoring record against big clubs.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis praises Juventus for their will to win, but “putting beauty into football is important”.

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