NEWS

Fiorentina have officially signed Colombia international Carlos Sanchez on loan from Aston Villa.
Cristian Chivu admits he’s open to a call from new Inter Coach Frank de Boer. “I know him very well.”
Gigi Di Biagio expects “a response” from Italy’s Under-21 side as they open their season in a friendly with Albania tomorrow.
New Inter Coach Frank de Boer has reportedly asked for a week to evaluate the team, but Riechedly Bazoer is an option.
According to Sky Sport Italia, Milan have opened up a €15m budget to buy a new midfielder.
Leicester City have dived into the race between Inter and Juventus for Gabriel Barbosa, offering €27m for the Santos striker.
Roma are prepared to sell Juan Manuel Iturbe after he failed to impress Coach Luciano Spalletti in pre-season.
According to Italian reports, the club prompting Lorenzo Insigne to demand a Napoli raise is Arsenal.
Atalanta director Giovanni Sartori shot down “false reports” that goalkeeper Marco Sportiello is heading to Napoli, while Alejandro Gomez is “not for sale.”
Former Juventus, Parma, Fiorentina and Italy striker Amauri has signed for NASL club The Fort Lauderdale Strikers.
Lazio are turning their focus to Rostov’s Angolan defender Bastos, as Mauricio is in talks with Trabzonspor and Bursaspor.
Reports in Portugal suggest Inter and their new Coach Frank de Boer are ready to offer €45m plus bonuses for Sporting CP star Joao Mario.
New Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura will begin his tenure on August 28 ahead of games with France and Israel.
Frank de Boer named his 22-man squad for the first Inter outing, tomorrow’s friendly against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Paul Pogba completed his transfer to Manchester United last night, but there is still confusion over the Juventus figures.
Juventus are reportedly preparing a renewal for Leonardo Bonucci, after he rejected Manchester City.
Lorenzo Insigne’s Napoli renewal has reportedly stalled because of a wage dispute.
It’s reported Adriano Galliani has asked Fininvest to provide Milan with extra transfer funds.
Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez is linked with Lazio but his agent insists it’s “impossible at this time”.
Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic discusses his relationship with Paulo Dybala - “he reads my passes in advance”.
Marco Borriello says it was “easy” to decide to join Cagliari, and has a bet with Christian Vieri.
It’s reported Juventus have scheduled a meeting with Nemanja Matic’s agent, but Chelsea don’t want to sell.
Roberto Mancini’s son slams Erick Thohir and the Suning Group - “they treat Inter like a toy”.
Inter chief executive Michael Bolingbroke says “it was necessary to change” but Roberto Mancini’s departure was “amicable’.
New Coach Frank de Boer shrugs off the pressure of the Inter job - “I’m used to pressure”.
New Inter Coach Frank de Boer wants to challenge Juventus for the Scudetto - “nothing is impossible, no-one is unbeatable”.
Frank de Boer thanks Inter but admits “two weeks isn’t long” to prepare for the Serie A season.
Chievo have a meeting with Napoli for Jonathan de Guzman and Alberto Grassi as the former player's agent confirms an interest.
Silvan Widmer's agent says 'at the moment a deal is not possible' for Roma to take him from Udinese.
Lorenzo Insigne's agent threatens a departure from Napoli: 'We didn't like their answers, we must ask to leave'.
Moritz Leitner is undergoing his medicals with Lazio ahead of signing a transfer from Borussia Dortmund.
Milan could recall Paolo Maldini as the club's ambassador, whilst Adriano Galliani looks to become the president of Lega Serie A.
Mario Balotelli has apparently green-lighted a transfer to Chievo, but his wages with Liverpool are a problem.
Fiorentina are after versatile Vedran Corluka for their defence, but Lokomotiv Moscow rejected their offer.
Lazio are currently looking to Ligue 1 candidates Paul-Georges Ntep and Ivan Cavaleiro to replace Antonio Candreva.