NEWS

Reports persist that Rafa Benitez has called Javier Mascherano to propose a Napoli move, but he could become Barcelona captain.
Gianluca Zambrotta reveals Massimiliano Allegri and Zlatan Ibrahimovic “almost got into a fist-fight” at Milan.
Bologna’s Board of Directors is “shocked” by reports President Albano Guaraldi took an ultras leader to buy-out negotiations.
Matias Almeyda is reportedly a candidate to replace Edy Reja as Coach of his old club Lazio.
As expected, Andrea Mandorlini has extended his contract as Coach of Hellas Verona.
It’s reported Verona have decided to exercise their €3m buy-out clause for Romulo from Fiorentina.
Dejan Stankovic hopes Inter can be revived, but admits he won’t work with Walter Mazzarri. “We have different visions of football.”
Fiorentina winger Juan Manuel Vargas had surgery on a hernia today and misses out on international duty with Peru.
Udinese President Giampaolo Pozzo confirmed they are “in talks” with Juventus over Roberto Pereyra.
French newspapers claim Juventus are on the verge of signing Didier Drogba from Galatasaray.
Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi is convinced that Coach Roberto Donadoni will remain at the club.
Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis has gone under the knife to correct an elbow injury.
Ciro Immobile explained Italy's sauna work as part of their preparations for the World Cup in Brazil.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia is looking forward to sharing his Champions League experience next season with Francesco Totti.
Ciro Immobile says Mario Balotelli has reacted calmly to the reported racial abuse he suffered during Italy training this morning.
Ciro Immobile is not taking for granted that he will be selected in Italy’s final 23-man squad for the World Cup in Brazil.
Ciro Immobile admits he finds the prospect of replacing Robert Lewandowski at Borussia Dortmund very exciting.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete has branded the behaviour of the individuals responsible for racist chanting aimed at Mario Balotelli as ‘unacceptable.’
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli says he didn’t hear the racist chanting aimed at Mario Balotelli this morning.
New Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique has rubbished suggestions that he has a poor relationship with Francesco Totti.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says he believes in the project going on at the club and wants to stay at Stadio Olimpico.
Walter Mazzarri confirms he is staying at Inter, calls this season positive and promises from day one of preseason plans for next year will be clear.
Eugenio Corini’s second run as Chievo Coach is up for discussion this week, as a meeting with Luca Campedelli and Giovanni Sartori is due.
Rafa Benitez has thanked Anthony Reveillere and Toni Doblas for their efforts this season, as they head out the exit door at Napoli.
Rumours over Mehdi Benatia’s future at Roma are growing as the Gazzetta dello Sport believe his agent will soon meet with Barcelona.
A representative for Milan is expected to meet with Valencia officials on Friday to discuss the future of defender Adil Rami.
Lazio are reportedly weighing up a move for Manolo Gabbiadini and could involve him in talks with Juventus for Senad Lulic.
Sebastian Giovinco is expected to meet with Juventus soon to discuss his future, which will be either a new contract or a sale.
Tom Ince has described transfer links with father Paul’s former side Inter as ‘a dream’, saying their interest in him is ‘fantastic’.
Milan have confirmed that Christian Abbiati has signed a new one year contract extension with the club.
A small group of young men reportedly shouted racist abuse towards Mario Balotelli during today’s pre-World Cup training with Italy.
Football Italia’s season review continues with our player ratings for the Champions, the Team of the Season and the Stats of the Season.
Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi says he will walk away from football if the Ducali’s appeal to be awarded a UEFA License is unsuccessful.
The Gazzetta dello Sport believe that Robinho could be heading out to the MLS, but that Philippe Mexes may remain with Milan.
Giancarlo Abete describes the World Cup as ‘an opportunity and a challenging test’ for Italy, who he does not list among the tournament favourites.

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