NEWS

Udinese defeated QPR 2-1 in today’s pre-season friendly with goals from Dusan Basta and Naldo.
Lazio crushed Brasil Team 4-1 in today’s friendly with Ederson bagging a brace.
Sao Paulo midfielder Wellington has “turned down Galatasaray because he only wants Inter,” revealed his agent.
Milan have officially signed Pierluigi Casiraghi’s teenage son Andrea to his first professional contract.
New Parma defender Pedro Mendes is happy to follow the footsteps of his “football idols” Fabio Cannavaro and Fernando Couto.
Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi has undergone surgery to remove a tumour, confirmed the club.
Former Roma Coach Luis Enrique is emerging as the favourite to replace Tito Vilanova at Barcelona.
New Genoa Coach Fabio Liverani explained his approach for the team, insisting Francesco Lodi “is second only to Andrea Pirlo.”
Adriano Galliani believes Roma “made a great deal” signing Kevin Strootman, but Milan won’t buy any strikers this summer.
New Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio feels his task is “to get results, but above all to grow these lads.”
Fernando Llorente expressed his joy at the new Juventus experience. “I know I can improve here.”
Rodrigo Palacio is confident Inter will succeed this season and praised Walter Mazzarri’s methods. “I’ve never worked so hard!”
CSKA Moscow director general Roman Babaev insists “we respect Keisuke Honda’s desire to join Milan, but we haven’t received any offers.”
Paulinho has officially extended his contract with Livorno until June 2018, ending transfer speculation.
Protests continue at Roma’s pre-season training, warning the team ‘will not go unpunished’ and calling Pablo Daniel Osvaldo “a coward.”
Morgan De Sanctis “will almost certainly leave Napoli,” confirmed his agent, as a deal with Roma is imminent.
Milan received a visit from LA Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant today. “I have a Milan scarf and shirt in my locker.”
Juventus have officially sold Felipe Melo to Galatasaray for €3.75m after a lengthy tug-of-war.
Fiorentina’s ambition knows no bounds, as Adem Ljajic agrees a new deal, plus bids for Josip Ilicic, Marco Verratti, Radja Nainggolan and Daniele De Rossi.
Rafa Benitez believes Napoli can have the Scudetto and Champions League, “but there’s no pressure to win straight away.”
Massimo Moratti reveals Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho told him “we’ll meet again at Inter in three years.”
Cagliari have officially sold striker Thiago Ribeiro to Brazilian club Santos.
Catania striker Maxi Lopez is linked with Norwich after Fabio Quagliarella appeared to turn down the move.
David Pizarro apologised to Fiorentina fans for handing in a transfer request and revealed what was behind it.
It’s rumoured Milan have sent a delegation to Moscow for negotiations with CSKA over Keisuke Honda.
Kevin Strootman completed his transfer to Roma on Friday and his agent reveals “he turned down other clubs.”
Carlos Tevez insists he is at Juventus to “write history” and “never had doubts over joining this great club.”
Siena have successfully avoided bankruptcy and registered for the new Serie B season, but seven Lega Pro clubs failed.
It’s reported Napoli have a deal with Liverpool for Pepe Reina after Julio Cesar’s agent explained he “won’t take a pay cut.”
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roma have officially signed Kevin Strootman from PSV for €16.5m and sold Marquinhos to Paris Saint-Germain.
Juventus full-back Marco Motta could make a move to Zenit St Petersburg, according to reports in the Russian Press.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito has defended captain Stefano Mauri following allegations of match-fixing.
Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed that Marquinhos has signed a five-year deal with the Ligue 1 champions.
Stevan Jovetic’s move from Fiorentina to Manchester City has been completed following the forward’s medical.

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