NEWS

Alessio Romagnoli has been left out of Luigi Di Biagio’s Italy Under-21 squad, potentially indicating a senior call.
Rino Gattuso says Milan President Silvio Berlusconi “was my doping” and invites him to join him at Pisa.
Napoli have announced Raul Albiol has a hamstring strain, and will miss the Atalanta game this weekend.
Luca Banti will be the referee for Inter’s trip to Roma, as the Week 7 Serie A referees are announced.
Torino are reportedly willing to offer Joe Hart a contract until 2021, but he’d have to cut his salary.
Nikola Maksimovic says “I always wanted Napoli” after making his debut last night.
Roma President James Pallotta is reportedly in London seeking investors for the new stadium.
Paul Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, claims his departure was agreed last year - “we had an agreement with Juventus”.
Former Udinese and Italy star Antonio Di Natale believes Ciro Immobile is a “very good player” but would be better utilised as a second striker.
Juventus are reportedly planning to offer Leonardo Bonucci a new contract in a bid to scare away Chelsea.
Arrigo Sacchi has hailed the “democracy” he shared with Silvio Berlusconi at Milan and the “autonomy” he was given as Coach.
Legendary Coach Arrigo Sacchi claims he would never have been successful at Milan without birthday boy Silvio Berlusconi, who “changed my life”.
Mino Raiola claims Juventus are “still mad at me” over Blaise Matuidi, but the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder could yet join the Bianconeri in January.
Antonio Di Natale has revealed that his decision to reject Juventus in favour of staying at Udinese “was a conscious choice with my heart and head.”
Samir Handanovic admits Inter have a mental block and “mustn’t repeat Lazio’s mistakes” against Sparta Prague in the Europa League on Thursday.
Nice President Jean-Pierre Rivere has revealed how Mino Raiola warned him against signing Mario Balotelli prior to the striker’s arrival from Liverpool.
Former Italy CT Cesare Prandelli has all-but-confirmed that he will become the new Coach of Valencia. “Good luck on my adventure? Thank you...”
The agent of Antonio Mirante has confirmed that the Bologna goalkeeper is nearing a return from suspected cardiac arrhythmia.
Juventus will reportedly “lock down” Paulo Dybala “at all costs” in a bid to deter Barcelona as they prepare to double the forward’s wages.
Milan’s prospective new majority shareholder Li Yonghong has reportedly doubled his investment from €100m to €200m as talks with Paolo Maldini are lined up.
Milan Bisevac has attacked Lazio for being “really badly organised”, to the extent that “it was a mistake to sign for them”.
Juventus target Axel Witsel has slammed the “colossal stupidity” of an ex-Zenit St Petersburg player’s remarks and insists he “only thinks” about the Russians.
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Napoli announced that Raul Albiol’s injury is not serious after he limped off during the 4-2 Champions League win over Benfica.
Rui Vitoria was impressed with Napoli after a 4-2 drubbing of Benfica in the Champions League. “They are uniting pragmatism with quality.”
Dries Mertens praised Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri after a 4-2 win over Benfica. “He should’ve been in the Champions League sooner.”
Fabio Capello believes Valencia have made “an excellent decision” by bringing in Cesare Prandelli as their new Coach.
Maurizio Sarri said Napoli “proved we belong in the Champions League” after beating Benfica 4-2 and the atmosphere “remains on your soul like a tattoo.”
Nikola Maksimovic enjoyed his Napoli debut, a 4-2 Champions League victory over Benfica. “We won and that’s the crucial thing.”
Benfica winger Pizzi struggled to believe his side was beaten 4-2 at Napoli, or that they were trailing 4-0 at one stage.
Marek Hamsik said Napoli are “alive and kicking” after a 4-2 Champions League victory over Benfica.
Astra Giurgiu Coach Marius Sumudica warns they “became heroes” by upsetting the odds at West Ham and can do it with Roma too.
Napoli continued their perfect Champions League record with a 4-2 victory over Benfica thanks to Marek Hamsik, Arek Milik and a Dries Mertens double.
Eusebio Di Francesco warns Sassuolo “enthusiasm will be fundamental” against Genk after suffering an injury crisis.
Kalidou Koulibaly has “been waiting to hear the Champions League shout ever since I signed for Napoli” as they host Benfica.