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Daniele Rugani says he's 'trying to learn' from Giorgio Chiellini, Leonardo Bonucci and Andrea Barzagli at Juventus.
Alberto Gilardino says he signed for Palermo with an eye to regaining the national team: 'Of course that's what I'm thinking about'.
Antonio Conte defends New York City FC's Andrea Pirlo from criticism and provides Paris Saint-Germain's Marco Verratti with some feedback on how to improve.
Stephan El Shaarawy wasn’t even on the bench against Malta, but could start tonight’s Italy-Bulgaria qualifier.
Paul Pogba said he has “no reason to leave Juventus, but I don’t know how long I’ll stay.”
Luciano Spalletti sees Inter and Roma as favourites for the Scudetto, “but don’t leave Juventus for dead.”
Ezequiel Lavezzi alerted Juventus and Inter by declaring “this will be my last season at Paris Saint-Germain.”
Marco Di Vaio reveals what Milan can expect from Sinisa Mihajlovic. “One time he smashed a whiteboard.”
Roma legend Paulo Roberto Falcao believes it’s time they won the Scudetto and “Francesco Totti deserved the Ballon d’Or.”
Beppe Marotta sees “analogies” between Carlos Tevez and Juan Cuadrado, then explained Juventus’ Hernanes swoop.
Daniele Baselli is confident he’ll get the Italy call if he continues his stunning form with Torino.
Mundo Deportivo claim Paul Pogba rejected a huge Chelsea offer because he’ll only leave Juventus for Barcelona.
Daniele De Rossi is the player with the biggest wages in Serie A, as overall club spending increased by €33m this summer.
Inter boss Roberto Mancini is the highest-paid Coach in Serie A, but Milan are paying three different tacticians.
Roma have launched a ‘Football Cares’ global initiative for clubs and fans to raise funds amid the refugee crisis.
Juventus “still believe we can win the Scudetto” despite their historically bad start, said Beppe Marotta.
Marek Hamsik saw “improvements” from Napoli and hopes they can get their first win with Empoli.
Valeri Bojinov spent most of his career in Italy and believes Bulgaria can cause an upset in tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier.
Antonio Conte is leaning towards the 4-3-3 system against Bulgaria, though the Italy line-up remains unpredictable.
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Cesena started the Serie B season with a bang, beating Brescia 2-0 with both goals in the opening six minutes.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta hinted Andrea Pirlo should retire from the Italy squad. “It’s a decision he must make.”
Palermo midfielder Ivaylo Chochev is playing for Bulgaria against Italy at the Stadio Barbera. “It’s my second home.”
Fredy Guarin’s agent said Inter never considered selling the Colombia international and he wants to become captain.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta insists “we won’t resume talks with Napoli for Marek Hamsik in January.”
Gigi Buffon realises Italy have to improve against Bulgaria, but hinted at retirement. “I am not aiming to reach 200 caps!”
Antonio Conte will decide his line-up against Bulgaria tomorrow and shrugged off criticism of his Italy squad.
Federation President Carlo Tavecchio “hopes Antonio Conte will stay until 2018, but there will be offers.”
The Italy squad arrived late in Palermo and Antonio Conte is keeping his team to face Bulgaria under wraps.
Former Russia manager Fabio Capello isn’t ready to retire yet and admits “it might be better to find a club.”
Marco Verratti isn’t pushing through a generational shift for Italy. “Andrea Pirlo must be first choice in midfield.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic was called in by Milan chiefs after players reportedly complained at his harsh management style.
David Trezeguet is confident Juventus will get back on track and discussed his happiest Bianconeri moments.
Martin Montoya is struggling to adapt in Serie A, but his agent denies Inter want to hand him back to Barcelona.
Simone Zaza hasn’t played for Juventus yet this season, so Arsenal could mount a €30m January swoop.

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