NEWS

Chievo were unlucky to rattle the woodwork and force a goalline clearance in their 1-0 friendly defeat away to Cardiff City.
Napoli hinted at meetings with Porto and Jackson Martinez’s agent declared “the offer is not far from the request.”
Fiorentina have reportedly warned Milan they must make a ‘formal offer’ to begin negotiations for Adem Ljajic.
Napoli take on Arsenal in London as part of the Emirates Cup this afternoon, as Gonzalo Higuain and Pepe Reina are set for their debuts.
Napoli have officially sent goalkeeper Antonio Rosati to newly-promoted Sassuolo.
Alessandro Del Piero is back in Italy for pre-season training with Sydney FC and wishes Carlos Tevez “all the best” at Juventus.
Stefano Mauri was cleared of sporting fraud, but the prosecutor insists “the proof is concrete and it’ll go differently in the civil court.”
Paul Pogba is not letting his Under-20 World Cup title go to his head. “I know I have to continue working and growing at Juventus.”
The changes to Week 1 and 2 have been confirmed, starting with Verona-Milan although they could change with the UEFA draws.
Levante have reportedly set their sights on both Inter winger Ezequiel Schelotto and Sassuolo’s Richmond Boakye.
Juventus are thought to have approached Sevilla for midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia, who is valued at €20m.
Rafa Benitez wants a Little Liverpool at Napoli, as after Pepe Reina they are reportedly targeting Javier Mascherano and Martin Skrtel.
President Massimo Moratti explains why he decided to sell part of Inter to Erick Thohir. “I am worried about the future of the club.”
Stephan El Shaarawy has no regrets about turning down a Premier League move. “I have been a Milan fan since childhood.”
Jose Mourinho reveals he had a secret meeting with Walter Mazzarri and believes “he can give Inter what they need now.”
Stefano Mauri was cleared of sporting fraud and banned for six months, but Lazio warn “it’s not over.”
Milan full-back Luca Antonini is thought to be the subject of an offer from Turkish club Besiktas.
Lazio centre-forward Libor Kozak has reportedly caught the eye of Wigan Athletic.
Napoli’s negotiations for Porto hitman Jackson Martinez continue in London with rumours their contract expert has flown out too.
Chievo Coach Giuseppe Sannino reveals the excitement of today’s friendly with Cardiff City has him “feeling like a kid.”
Reports claim Adem Ljajic has agreed personal terms with Milan, rejecting Tottenham or a Fiorentina renewal.
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Milan’s injury crisis in defence is getting worse, as Jherson Vergara is out for at least a month after dislocating his shoulder.
Torino celebrated a 4-0 victory over Savona with Ciro Immobile and a Marcelo Larrondo brace.
Inter are “really only a few details away” from taking Wallace on loan from Chelsea, confirmed his agent.
Genoa have released their shirt numbers for the 2013-14 season, as new signing Francesco Lodi takes the 10.
Paolo Cannavaro and President Aurelio De Laurentiis are looking forward to Napoli’s clash with Arsenal, including Gonzalo Higuain’s debut.
Inter defender Walter Samuel has been diagnosed with a second degree thigh strain.
Arsene Wenger expects “a very interesting game” when Arsenal take on Napoli in the Emirates Cup tomorrow.
Coach Fabio Liverani wasn’t too enthusiastic even after Genoa beat West Bromwich Albion. “We can improve.”
Rafa Benitez is “happy to be here in England with such a strong side as Napoli” for the Emirates Cup against Porto, Arsenal and Galatasaray.
There are reports Roma director Walter Sabatini could fly to Boston with Arsenal forward Gervinho tonight.
Italy’s referees outlined the change in interpretation of the offside rule and why players must “trust” them to deal with racist abuse.
Josip Ilicic signed a five-year contract for Fiorentina, reveals why he was so determined to join and how difficult life was at Palermo.
It is reported that Inter have a deal to take Wallace on loan from Chelsea and are close to Wellington too.

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