NEWS

Gigi Buffon believes he is now part of an even more competitive Juventus, but he expects a real fight for the Scudetto in 2013-14.
The fixtures for the 2013-14 Serie A season will finally be drawn up this evening.
Livorno are attempting to add Olympiacos’ Leandro Greco and Inter youngster Samuele Longo to their squad by the end of this week.
Fiorentina’s Borja Valero has congratulated arch-rivals Juventus for their successful swoop of Fernando Llorente.
Serie A side Fiorentina are reportedly in talks with Cagliari about signing Michael Agazzi and Radja Nainggolan.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Alessandro Matri and Fabio Quagliarella are considering improved offers from Everton and Norwich respectively.
Torino are close to finalising deals for striker Marcelo Larrondo and defender Faouzi Ghoulam.
Napoli are showing an interest in River Plate’s Colombian defender Eder Alvarez Balanta.
Parma general manager Pietro Leonardo insists “there have been no offers” for Jonathan Biabiany and Gabriel Paletta.
Nicola Pozzi scored the decider when Sampdoria scraped a 1-0 victory over Lega Pro side Bra.
Galatasaray play Napoli tomorrow and Fatih Terim can see “they want to win this season.”
With Daniele Bonera out for three months, it’s reported Milan are in talks for Inter defender Matias Silvestre.
Marco Van Basten trusts Juventus are “ready to win in Europe too,” but Milan have “a few problems with money.”
Daniele Bonera is out for up to three months after fracturing his right knee-cap, while Robinho is also badly injured.
Italy international Marco Verratti has officially extended his contract with PSG until 2018, ending links with Napoli and Fiorentina.
CKSA Moscow slammed Milan for their Keisuke Honda bid. “We’ve had better offers and they can’t treat us like losers.”
Malaga and Valencia have joined Tottenham and Inter in the race for Roma striker Marco Borriello.
Massimo Gobbi reveals Antonio Cassano is settling in well and working hard at Parma, “though he loves to joke around too.”
Genoa midfielder Juraj Kucka is reportedly close to a €9m transfer to German side Wolfsburg.
Napoli striker Emanuele Calaiò is reportedly heading to Serie A new boys Sassuolo.
Livorno claim they have a deal for Inter striker Samuele Longo, but Hellas Verona are reportedly intercepting the move.
New Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis reveals he could’ve joined Inter instead. “I paid out of my own pocket for Napoli.”
Concerns are growing over Robinho’s injury against Valencia, as it could affect Milan’s transfer strategy.
Fiorentina have again been linked with Daniele De Rossi and Radja Nainggolan, as there are question marks over Adem Ljajic.
Inter midfielder Alfred Duncan could return to Livorno or join Sunderland, but he said “on Wednesday you’ll have all the answers.”
Giorgio Chiellini is confident Carlos Tevez and Fernando Llorente “can give a great deal to Juventus this season.”
The Serie A 2013-14 fixture list will be drawn up on Monday evening using a complex set of variables.
Italian sources claim Roma are defining personal terms with Gervinho today to complete the transfer from Arsenal next week.
Francesco Guidolin slammed Udinese after a 5-2 defeat to Atalanta, just days ahead of the Europa League play-offs. “Concentration must be absolute.”
Minister for Integration Cecile Kyenge spoke out on racism in Italy and its stadiums. “People felt threatened by Mario Balotelli.”
Milan could sell half of M’baye Niang to Sampdoria in exchange for full ownership of Andrea Poli.
CSKA Moscow have reiterated they won’t sell Keisuke Honda to Milan “unless there is a suitable offer.”
Sampdoria Coach Delio Rossi feels the pressure of starting a new season. “I hope I can live up to expectations.”
Maurizio Zamparini praised Coach Gennaro Gattuso and claims together they can make Palermo “the Milan of the South.”

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