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Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina has conceded he is happy to be linked with a move to Barcelona next summer.
Roma boss Rudi Garcia has admitted that Manchester United almost signed Daniele De Rossi this summer.
Reports in the Italian Press today suggest that Paolo Maldini could be offered a role at Paris Saint-Germain.
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono has admitted that Saturday’s match against Chievo won’t be easy.
Inter did show an interest in signing Roma midfielder Marquinho before the summer transfer window closed.
Hugo Campagnaro isn’t surprised that Inter teammate Mauro Icardi has been called up to the Argentina set-up.
The Gazzetta dello Sport claim Radja Nainggolan has agreed to extend his contract at Cagliari until the summer of 2016.
Fredy Guarin says Inter are benefitting from their lack of European football, but he’s desperate for the club to get back into the Champions League.
Inter’s Diego Milito has named his three favourites for the Scudetto – and he’s not included his own Beneamata.
Alessandro Matri will celebrate against former club Juventus if he does finally ripple the net for Milan on Sunday.
Milan’s Riccardo Montolivo doesn’t believe Juventus – who they will face on Sunday – are lacking hunger after recent success.
Gonzalo Higuain will increase the tempo in training on Friday to verify whether his fitness for Napoli’s game against Livorno.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte is reportedly considering the use of Fernando Llorente from the start in the match against Milan on Sunday.
Juventus will reportedly meet with the agent of Arturo Vidal on Friday to wrap up talks regarding a contract extension.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Vincenzo Montella was pleased with Fiorentina’s attitude in a “battle” to beat Dnipro 2-1 in the snow.
Fiorentina earned a hugely impressive 2-1 victory away to Dnipro thanks to Massimo Ambrosini’s header.
Vladimir Petkovic praised Lazio’s fightback at Trabzonspor and insists “we deserved to win this game.”
Sergio Floccari’s brace in 60 seconds completed a remarkable Lazio comeback, snatching a 3-3 draw away to Trabzonspor.
Daniele De Rossi admits he “considered offers” to leave Roma this summer. Not being wanted was “a pretty crushing blow for me.”
Bologna’s Henry Gimenez looks likely to miss the match with Verona after breaking his nose in training.
Fiorentina and Dnipro face off for top spot in their Europa League group, as Juan Cuadrado and starlet Ryder Matos lead the way.
A third generation of Maldini started his Milan career today, as Christian – son of Paolo – trained with the senior squad.
There are six new faces in Italy’s Under-21 side against Belgium, including players at Hoffenheim and Real Madrid.
Udinese talent Piotr Zielinski could be loaned to satellite club Watford in January to increase his price-tag.
Robinho is happy he stayed at Milan, but reveals they are viewing the clash with Juventus as “a decisive match.”
Francesco Guidolin celebrates his 58th birthday today and says the ideal gift would be “a victory on Sunday.”
Lazio give two new signings their debuts amid an injury crisis in a tricky Europa League trip to Trabzonspor.
Gonzalo Higuain could face Livorno on Sunday after they resumed training, while Paolo Cannavaro defends Napoli.
Juan Camilo Zuniga is delighted to have extended his contract with Serie A outfit Napoli. “This is my home.”
Juventus have confirmed a thigh muscle injury for Mirko Vucinic, while Stephan Lichtsteiner will need more tests.
Rudi Garcia’s Roma have rekindled memories of the Luciano Spalletti era for former club President Rosella Sensi.
Alessandro Diamanti is struggling to believe that his Bologna side have yet to win in Serie A so far this season.
Carlos Tevez has admitted he’s been surprised by how difficult Italian football is following his move to Juventus.
Juventus will take on Milan at the weekend without the injured Mirko Vucinic, reports Sky Sport Italia.

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