What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
CL: Napoli in Pot 2
Juventus are top seeds in the Champions League draw, while Napoli go into Pot 2.
Roma exit boosts Juve and Napoli
Roma’s Champions League exit not only damages them financially, but it boosts the coffers of Juventus and Napoli.
Espirito Santo: 'Porto neutralised Roma'
Porto Coach Nuno Espirito Santo felt his men started with “the right approach” and that was the decisive factor against Roma.
Raiola offers Balotelli to Everton
Liverpool outcast Mario Balotelli has been proposed to Everton by agent Mino Raiola and is seen as an alternative to Manolo Gabbiadini.
Szczesny: 'Roma lost our heads'
Wojciech Szczesny admits Roma “didn’t keep our heads, but Porto were there for us to beat” in the Champions League play-off.
Spalletti: 'No Roma warning'
Luciano Spalletti insists “there was no warning and therefore we couldn’t prevent” the red cards as Roma crashed out of the Champions League to Porto.
Strootman: 'It's psychological'
Kevin Strootman doesn’t understand what went wrong when Roma crashed out of the Champions League to Porto. “It’s psychological.”
Layun: 'Pity for Roma'
Miguel Layun said it’s “a pity Roma won’t be in the Champions League,” but Porto kept their heads in the play-off.
Nainggolan: 'Red cards changed tie'
Radja Nainggolan felt Roma “couldn’t done much more” if it weren’t for the three red cards in two legs against Porto.
CL: Nine-man Roma self-destruct
Roma crashed out of the Champions League play-off after Daniele De Rossi and Emerson Palmieri saw red in a 3-0 defeat to Porto.
Everton given €30m Gabbiadini price
Mediaset claim Everton can sign Manolo Gabbiadini for €25m plus €5m bonuses, so Napoli get Simone Zaza from Juventus for €20m.
Baldissoni: 'New Nainggolan contract'
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni has faith ahead of the Champions League play-off with Porto and confirmed a new Radja Nainggolan deal.
Nainggolan: 'Roma play for the win'
Radja Nainggolan warned Roma “are playing to win against Porto because we have the team to do it and it depends on us.”
Crotone bring in Rosi
Crotone have secured a deal for Genoa right-back Aleandro Rosi.
Pescara: Bahebeck, Muric and Pepe
Pescara have confirmed the arrival of Jean-Christophe Bahebeck, Robert Muric and Simone Pepe.
Milan: 'Awaiting Romagnoli offer'
The official Milan television channel stated today that Chelsea could make a formal offer for Alessio Romagnoli and it might be considered.
Roma make several changes for the Champions League play-off with Porto, moving Daniele De Rossi to centre-back.
LIVEBLOG: Roma v Porto
Follow the build-up and action in tonight’s Champions League play-off between Roma and Porto, as only one will enter the group phase.
Koulibaly given €70m clause
Napoli have offered Chelsea target Kalidou Koulibaly a contract extension to 2021 with €70m release clause valid only abroad.
Anderlecht talks for De Ceglie
Juventus left-back Paolo De Ceglie is in negotiations with Anderlecht, who seem the favourites ahead of Cagliari.
Ronald de Boer: 'Have patience, Frank'
Inter Coach Frank de Boer has been advised to “have patience” in Serie A by his brother Ronald.
Sevilla close to Rodrigo Caio
Rodrigo Caio is in Italy to get his EU passport, but it’s reported the Sao Paulo defender will head to Sevilla rather than Milan or Lazio.
Belgians line up for Vainqueur
Anderlecht and Standard Liege are the favourites for Roma midfielder William Vainqueur.
Newcastle ask for Lazaar
Palermo left-back Achraf Lazaar is not only wanted by West Ham United, but also Rafa Benitez’s club Newcastle United.
Borja-Jovetic-Rossi domino effect
There could be an extraordinary transfer merry-go-round involving Stevan Jovetic, Giuseppe Rossi and Borja Valero.
De Guzman to Chievo tomorrow
Napoli winger Jonathan De Guzman should complete his Chievo transfer tomorrow, claim multiple sources.
Today is “the moment of truth” for Manolo Gabbiadini to Everton, claim SportItalia, as Napoli prepare to go for Simone Zaza.
Juventus work to lower Matuidi price
Juventus are reportedly working to lower Blaise Matuidi’s asking price, emboldened by an agreement with the player.
‘Higuain, Pjanic invigorate Juventus’
Juventus have been given “new life” by the arrivals of Miralem Pjanic and Gonzalo Higuain, according to Giorgio Chiellini.
Strootman: ‘Hard to play for 0-0’
Kevin Strootman admits Roma would find it “difficult to play for 0-0” against Porto tonight.
Chelsea return for Romagnoli?
Chelsea are undeterred by being rejected for Alessio Romangoli, with reports they’ll make a new offer to Milan.
Chiellini: ‘Roma more prepared’
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini believes Roma are in better shape than Inter or Napoli at the moment.
Sosa agent: ‘War with Besiktas!’
Jose Sosa’s agent admits he had to go to “war with Besiktas” to take his client to Milan.
West Ham rejected for Bacca
Milan TV claims West Ham United made a new offer for Carlos Bacca, but it was rejected.
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