NEWS

Christian Eriksen has emerged as a target for Juventus and Inter after reportedly shocking Tottenham Hotspur with new wage demands.
Milan will visit AFC Bournemouth in a friendly on Saturday September 3 at the Vitality Stadium.
There are conflicting reports on Rodrigo Bentancur, as while in South America they see a done deal to Milan, Juventus remain contenders.
Milan have turned down a €7m offer from Celta Vigo for Suso, but would be tempted to sell for €10m.
Lazio are on the verge of securing Rennes winger Paul-Georges Ntep as a replacement for Antonio Candreva.
Sporting CP are prepared to hand Joao Mario to Inter for €45m spread over two financial years, according to A Bola.
Milan have been offered Eliaquim Mangala, as Pep Guardiola doesn’t see him fitting in at Manchester City.
Reports suggest Milan struck a €12m deal with Boca Juniors for Rodrigo Bentancur last night and he’s flying in for a medical.
Wanda Nara has been tweeting cryptic messages again after Inter rejected a €62m Napoli offer for Mauro Icardi.
Albania international Elseid Hysaj is expected to sign a new Napoli contract to June 2021 with a €50m release clause.
Tuttosport claim that Carlos Tevez is more likely to join Inter now that Roberto Mancini has been replaced by Frank de Boer.
Porto won their season opener away to Rio Ave and Coach Nuno Espirito Santo warned Champions League opponents Roma are “tough.”
Kalidou Koulibaly is reportedly pushing to join Chelsea, but Napoli won’t let the defender go for less than €45m.
Walter Mazzarri’s Watford are reviving their bid for Juventus midfielder Roberto Pereyra by offering €16m.
Today’s Italian papers claim Juventus are targeting either Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas or Inter man Marcelo Brozovic for their midfield.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Ivaylo Chochev’s last-gasp strike gave Palermo a 1-0 victory after extra time over 10-man Bari in the Coppa Italia.
Paulo Dybala, Lucas Biglia, Ever Banega and Lionel Messi are included in the Argentina squad, but there’s no Gonzalo Higuain.
Ladislav Krejci was on target during his competitive Bologna debut, as they swept Trapani aside 2-0 in the Coppa Italia.
Simone Zaza was left out of the Juventus squad to face Espanyol, as he’s flying out for Wolfsburg talks tomorrow.
Despite declaring he was “too expensive,” Chievo are reported to be in advanced talks to sign Mario Balotelli on loan from Liverpool.
Napoli are “days away” from completing a swoop for Croatia international Marko Rog, claim Sky Sport Italia and Sportitalia.
There are mixed reports on the Mauro Icardi situation, as while Inter reject Napoli’s €62m bid, he hasn’t agreed a contract renewal either.
Sunderland have offered €10m for Torino right-back Davide Zappacosta, claim Tuttomercatoweb.
Sassuolo have made an initial €8m offer for Riccardo Saponara, report Sky Sport Italia, but Empoli want €15m.
With Nikola Maksimovic incoming from Torino, Raul Albiol seems set to reject a Napoli renewal, prompting a €10m Valencia move.
Pescara have reportedly agreed terms with Paris Saint-Germain for Jean-Christophe Bahebeck and now await his all-clear.
Juventus named a 24-man squad for their friendly against Espanyol on Saturday evening, but there's no Simone Zaza.
Chinese club Hebei Fortune are said to be in negotiations with former Inter Coach Roberto Mancini.
Chievo have reportedly beaten Liverpool to a deal for Anderlecht midfielder Samuel Bastien.
Napoli are on the verge of selling midfielder David Lopez to his old club Espanyol, report Sky Sport Italia.
Bologna confirmed reports that two laptops belonging to Coach Roberto Donadoni were stolen from their training ground.
Genoa squeezed their way through to the Coppa Italia Fourth Round after beating Lega Pro side Lecce 3-2.
Nikola Maksimovic’s possible move to Napoli comes closer, as he is left out of Torino’s Coppa Italia squad against Pro Vercelli.
Atalanta have officially loaned defender Michele Canini to Lega Pro outfit Parma.