NEWS

Parma general director Pietro Leonardi says he has received no offer from Sampdoria for Antonio Cassano, while he won’t loan out Marco Parolo.
Antonio Cassano has dismissed rumours of a January switch to Sampdoria by committing his immediate future to Parma.
Torino chief Urbano Cairo is keen to not break up the Granata side during the January transfer session.
Francesco Magnanelli says Sassuolo teammate Domenico Berardi will have to be patient to realise his Juventus dream.
Fiorentina are looking to extend the contracts of three key players before the end of the season.
Roma are formulating a proposal for Parma midfielder Marco Parolo, according to the Corriere della Sera.
Morgan De Sanctis has warned Juventus that his Roma side will give them a serious game in Turin on Sunday night.
Serie A side Genoa are closing in on the January transfer of Roma midfielder Marquinho, according to Sky Sport Italia.
Torino striker Ciro Immobile says he is ready to postpone his wedding in order to appear at the 2014 World Cup.
Lazio are hopeful Stefan Radu will be available to face Inter in Week 18 despite a muscle complaint.
Juventus and Genoa will reportedly meet on Thursday to discuss a possible January deal for Paolo De Ceglie.
Carlos Tevez is eager to prove his fitness for the Roma game this weekend after his delayed return to Juventus.
Zdravko Kuzmanovic believes his Inter side have what is necessary to finish the campaign in a Champions League spot.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Vladimir Petkovic released a statement insisting he is “proudly still the Lazio Coach” despite Edy Reja taking over training sessions.
Happy New Year from everyone at Football-Italia.net! Buon Anno a tutti!
Reports are spreading that West Ham are discussing a January bid for Inter striker Ishak Belfodil.
English media continue to suggest Chelsea are preparing a £15m offer for Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin.
Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi lodged his appeal against a doping ban after his test was affected by cancer.
Yohan Benalouane has already begun training with new club Atalanta ahead of his Parma transfer.
Parma have sold Jaime Valdes to Colo Colo, while Juventus target Jonathan Biabiany.
It’s reported Juventus have flown a fitness coach to Argentina to work with Carlos Tevez after he delayed his return.
Reports are emerging that Roma have agreed a contract extension with Miralem Pjanic until 2019, ending Manchester United interest.
Inter transfer target Ezequiel Lavezzi assured he “will remain at PSG,” so the club intensifies interest in Erik Lamela.
Napoli President Aurelio Di Laurentiis prepares for 2014 by criticising naysayers and ex-Coach Walter Mazzarri.
Sebastian Giovinco is linked with Torino, Inter, Genoa and Parma, but his agent insists he “never considered leaving Juventus.”
Fiorentina medics confirm there has been a “clear improvement” in Mario Gomez’s knee injury.
Serie B side Ternana have sacked Coach Domenico Toscano to bring in Attilio Tesser.
French newspapers claim Roma could take Javier Pastore on loan from Paris Saint-Germain in January.
Italy legend Dino Zoff believes Mattia Perin “will be the heir” to Gigi Buffon, who remains “the best goalkeeper in the world.”
Swansea City have made enquiries about Inter full-back Alvaro Pereira, who was also linked with Tottenham and Chelsea.
Southampton have resumed their bid for Cagliari defender Davide Astori, but rejected Fiorentina’s offer for Gaston Ramirez.
Cesare Prandelli believes 2014 “will be Mario Balotelli’s World Cup,” and hailed “motivated” Giuseppe Rossi.
“Roma, Napoli and other big clubs asked about Martin Caceres,” revealed the Juventus man’s agent.
As expected, Milan have parted company with director of sport Ariedo Braida after 27 years at the club.

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