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Palermo chief Pietro Lo Monaco confirms a deal with Napoli’s Andrea Dossena, but “we are also in talks for Diego Buonanotte, Marquinho and Ciro Immobile.”
Andreas Granqvist had been on the verge of joining Dynamo Kiev, but his agent reveals “there could be a surprise” for the Genoa defender.
Udinese’s Mehdi Benatia and Emmanuel Badu, plus Chievo striker Mamadou Samassa have been called up for the African Cup of Nations.
There are reports that Mario Balotelli’s sister Abigail is expecting a child with former Inter striker Obafemi Martins.
Maarten Stekelenburg’s agent has confirmed he could leave Roma in January, though did not comment on reports of a Milan offer.
Lazio outcast Mauro Zarate’s agent shot down reports of a move to Fenerbahce and warned “the war starts now. They have five days to lower the price-tag.”
Roma are happy with Mattia Destro’s performances following his summer arrival, his representative has claimed.
Andrea Dossena is just a matter of hours away from completing a January move from Napoli to struggling Palermo.
Genoa have rejected reports that summer signing Marco Borriello has been made available for transfer.
Milan forward Robinho is back in Italy as talks regarding a possible move to Brazilian outfit Santos continue.
Lazio’s Tommaso Rocchi is hoping to end his career in style with a January move to Italian giants Inter.
Siena have played down reports that Serie A giants Napoli are keen on signing Neto and Emanuele Calaio.
Salvatore Aronica is confident that new club Palermo can make amends for their season so far with some good January signings.
Sao Paulo have made a move for Napoli forward Eduardo Vargas, but his wage demands are proving to be a stumbling block.
The Corriere dello Sport is suggesting that Liverpool’s Nuri Sahin, owned by Real Madrid, could make a January move to Inter.
Napoli are pondering a bid for Udinese’s Pablo Armero as a replacement for the Palermo-bound Andrea Dossena.
Alexandre Pato is just one meeting away from leaving Italian giants Milan for Corinthians, his agent has confirmed.
Inter resumed training on Wednesday but Dutch international Wesley Sneijder was not present at Appiano Gentile.
Andrea Consigli has remembered Atalanta’s successful survival efforts during the 2011-12 campaign.
Federico Peluso has thanked Atalanta for allowing him to catch the eye of Italian giants Juventus.
Juventus’ Fabio Quagliarella believes that 2012 was the year of his re-birth following his recovery from serious injury.
Edinson Cavani will quit Napoli at the end of the present campaign, believes agent Mino Raiola.
Javier Zanetti has revealed that he intends to still be playing for Inter next season – even at the age of 40.
Angelo Palombo could make his first appearance for Sampdoria in almost a year when they face Juventus this weekend.
Former Juventus great Zinedine Zidane at the age of 40…
Inter have joined Lazio in adding the name of Frank Lampard to their summer transfer wish-list.
Tommaso Rocchi has admitted that he will be leaving Lazio for Inter during the January transfer window.
Federico Peluso is on the verge of signing for Juventus after arriving in Turin on Wednesday for his medical.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Antonio Candreva admits it “feels a bit strange” for Lazio to end 2012 in second place, but it’s something he could get used to.
Josip Ilicic has been linked with a January move to Milan, Arsenal or Liverpool, but insists “my future is at Palermo and in any case I won’t leave Italy.”
Marcello Lippi tipped Stephan El Shaarawy and Andrea Pirlo as his Players of 2013 and believes Juventus can make a Champions League impact.
Pescara President Daniele Sebastiani reveals “it is possible” we’ll see a January swap between Juan Fernando Quintero and Lazio’s Libor Kozak.
Malaga winger Diego Buonanotte’s negotiations with Palermo “are on-going and he has already expressed his appreciation for the club,” said his agent.
Vincenzo Montella’s Fiorentina ended 2012 in third place and he reveals his plans for the New Year. “We started from nothing.”

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