NEWS

Luis Alberto assures “it’s not a problem for me to replace Antonio Candreva” after being unveiled as a Lazio player on Friday.
Alberto Aquilani believes his former Sporting CP teammate Joao Mario is “certain” to be a success at Inter – providing he is played in central midfield.
Maurizio Sarri insists Napoli are not yet stronger without Gonzalo Higuain and has urged fans to be “patient” with their new faces.
It is reported that Kalidou Koulibaly’s new Napoli contract will include up to a €90m buyout clause, while Manolo Gabbiadini’s will have none.
Inter chief scout Massimo Mirabelli is reportedly in “pole position” for the role of Milan sporting director.
Eusebio Di Francesco insists Sassuolo have started the season with “two wins”, despite their enforced defeat to Pescara last time out.
Sassuolo's Domenico Berardi is 'an interesting youngster' for Juventus' Max Allegri, whilst Giorgio Chiellini is doing fine.
Max Allegri will field Stephan Lichtsteiner for Juventus-Sassuolo, whilst Gonzalo Higuain has 'good chances' to start.
Max Allegri admits 'Sassuolo are always difficult for Juventus, but my great squad lets me rest players'.
Napoli's Marko Rog picked up food poisoning with the Croatia U21 team: 'But now I'm feeling better'.
Full-back Federico Peluso looks forward to playing Juventus again: 'But at Sassuolo, the youngsters lead us!'
Francesco Totti says he 'fulfilled my dream as a child, to play my whole career with Roma'.
This December's Italian Supercup game between Juventus and Milan will be played in Doha, Qatar.
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni does not regret turning down the Azzurri, whilst praising his 'interesting youngsters'.
Alessio Romagnoli compares Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella with Sinisa Mihajlovic and discusses his own qualities as a player.
Luca Toni gives Pep Guardiola's profile in the Manchester City vs United derby: 'But then he must come to Italy!'
Marco Materazzi calls Jose Mourinho 'the best Coach in the world' and reveals the five secrets to his success.
Baby full-back Pol Lirola celebrates his loan move: 'I chose Juventus and Serie A, now I choose Sassuolo'.
Palermo's Roberto De Zerbi laments the suspension that will make him skip Napoli: 'It was an historical moment for me!'
Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero calls for a protection of the footballing #10 as an endangered species.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Gabigol admits Inter “really surprised me in every way, as they take care of everything. I am very excited by this new mission and want to prove myself.”
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina is confident “top class” Joe Hart will do well at Torino and in Serie A. “It’s more tactical and less physical here.”
Pepe Reina is “really happy to be” at Napoli, in the Champions League and noted their target is to “fight like lions.”
As expected, Gonzalo Bergessio has officially signed for San Lorenzo with a contract to June 2017.
Lazio legend Bruno Giordano maintains Ciro Immobile is “the best Italian striker there is right now and I see aspects of myself in him.”
Udinese striker Cyril Thereau admits he was tempted by an offer from Olympique Marseille this summer. “It’s my home.”
Alessio Romagnoli is “happy to have remained” at Milan after big money offers from Antonio Conte’s Chelsea.
Napoli midfielder Allan is not concerned by losing Gonzalo Higuain. “He wasn’t the only one playing last season and now we’ve got the Champions League.”
Riccardo Montolivo welcomes “modern” Coach Vincenzo Montella and his style of football as Milan target a return to Europe.
Ivan Perisic warned Inter to get going after “an absolutely disappointing start to the season, which was really not what we expected.”
Luca Rossettini joked the Torino defenders “will have to improve our grasp of English” after Joe Hart’s arrival.
Cagliari President Tommaso Giulini called the capture of Euro 2016 winner Bruno Alves “the perfect negotiation.”
Davide Astori is confident “Fiorentina are being underestimated, just as we were last season.”
As expected, Roma announced ex-Milan director Umberto Gandini is joining their staff to replace Italo Zanzi.