NEWS

Chelsea have seemingly pulled out of the race for Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin, after Coach Jose Mourinho denied interest in the Colombian.
Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood has insisted that Erik Lamela will not be leaving the club in January.
Napoli have reportedly turned to Rubin Kazan’s Yann M’Vila in their search for midfield reinforcements.
Turkish side Besiktas have reportedly turned their focus back to Milan’s Robinho, after being thwarted in a move for compatriot Ronaldinho.
Adriano Galliani has commented on transfer talk and stated that he hopes January is the month Milan ‘start again’.
Catania have added to their Argentine contingent with the signing of defensive midfielder Fabian Andres Rinaudo from Sporting CP.
Marco Verratti’s agent says that whilst ‘you all know he is a fan of Juventus’, he won’t be automatically considering an exit from Paris Saint-Germain.
As he misses training today, Barcelona are reportedly attempting to change Antonio Sanabria’s contract status to increase his buyout clause.
Edy Reja says his Lazio side has much more to show, as he evaluates what he is looking for from the players and perhaps the transfer market.
Juventus and Tottenham are seen to be in continued discussions over the possibility of swapping Mirko Vucinic and Erik Lamela this January.
Verona defender Romulo has had Milan and ‘other great teams’ asking after his future, according to his agent.
Adil Rami has commented on his desire to prove his worth to Milan, as he looks forward to working with Philippe Mexes.
Roma midfielder Marquinho has reportedly turned down an approach from Genoa and the Grifone will now look elsewhere.
A decision on Stefano Mauri’s appeal against his nine month ban as part of the Calcioscommesse scandal has been delayed.
Napoli have communicated that Valon Behrami will seek further consultation before a decision is taken on undergoing surgery.
Aurelio De Laurentiis has explained that Napoli ‘aren’t a Cindarella’, theorised on struggles to sign certain players and hinted that he ‘may get tired of football’.
The Gazzetta dello Sport suggest that Marco Borriello has new admirers this winter in the form of Inter.
Radja Nainggolan has explained that the attraction of Roma’s project made them his first choice in leaving Cagliari.
Sassuolo are reportedly in talks to pick up Alberto Paloschi from Chievo this month, despite renewed hope with Ishak Belfodil.
Mario Gomez is reportedly not ready to return to action for Fiorentina until at least February, prompting La Viola’s transfer work.
Arsenal have reportedly contacted Juventus forward Sebastian Giovinco over the possibility of a move this winter.
Milan reportedly have a potential loan bid for Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien in mind this January.
Roberto Mancini’s future at Galatasaray is reportedly already in doubt, after a reported falling out over transfer policy.
Antonio Conte has been ranked as world football’s joint eighth best tactician, by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics.
The International Federation of Football History and Statistics has ranked world football’s clubs, with Juventus placing highest from Italy.
Francesco Totti has commented on Roma’s value in recovering from last weekend’s defeat at Juventus to defeat Sampdoria in midweek.
Juventus are reportedly ready to offer Paul Pogba €4m a season, but three clubs are apparently preparing to offer up to double that.
Today's front-page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Inter boss Walter Mazzarri bitterly complained refereeing decisions are “becoming a joke” after a Coppa Italia exit to Udinese.
Francesco Guidolin hopes Udinese will “gain confidence” from knocking Inter out of the Coppa Italia.
As expected, Roma have officially sold Michael Bradley to the MLS club Toronto FC for $10m (£6.7m).
Udinese knocked Inter out of the Coppa Italia 1-0 and will face Milan or Spezia in the Quarter-Finals.
Milan ultras have announced they’ll boycott Sunday’s trip to Sassuolo due to excessive ticket prices.
Sinisa Mihajlovic felt Sampdoria “should’ve believed more” in their 1-0 Coppa Italia defeat to Roma.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia was pleased with Radja Nainggolan’s debut and confirmed Michael Bradley will join Toronto FC.

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