NEWS

“Milan presented a formal offer, but Boca Juniors rejected it,” confirms Rodrigo Bentancur’s agent.
A remarkable report in Brazil claims Gabriel Barbosa decided against going to Inter after talking to Nerazzurri defender Joao Miranda.
Wolfsburg have reportedly stepped up talks with Fiorentina for Mario Gomez, which puts the Simone Zaza move in doubt.
West Ham United have joined Monaco and Sporting CP in the chase for Palermo left-back Achraf Lazaar.
Lazio seem ready to part company with Albania international goalkeeper Etrit Berisha, but not for Aston Villa.
Fiorentina are preparing an offer for Manchester City midfielder Fernando, according to Calciomercato.it.
Torino defender Pontus Jansson is due to join Leeds United tomorrow, according to Sky Sport Italia.
Luciano Spalletti keeps Roma goalkeepers on their toes and wants players “to fill the game” against Porto in the Champions League play-off.
Luciano Spalletti welcomed Torino right-back Bruno Peres to Roma. “We were missing someone with his characteristics.”
Daniele De Rossi admits the Champions League play-off with Porto “really could change Roma’s season and mentality going forward.”
Porto midfielder Danilo Pereira said Champions League opponents Roma “are a very complete team whose greatest strength is in attack.”
Porto Coach Nuno Espirito Santo warned “we know how and when we can hurt Roma” in the Champions League preliminary round.
Roberto Pereyra’s agent confirmed Juventus and Watford have “a basic deal” and “would not turn down the Premier League.”
Alessandro Matri has officially completed a permanent transfer from Milan to Sassuolo.
Bruno Peres has completed his €13.5m transfer from Torino to Roma. “I’m absolutely delighted to start this new challenge.”
Chievo have officially loaned Dejan Lazarevic to Turkish side Karabukspor, who have an option to buy.
Although Juventus have been linked, English papers suggest Cesc Fabregas wants to leave Chelsea for Real Madrid instead.
Multiple sources suggest Sampdoria are going back in for Anderlecht creative midfielder Dennis Praet.
Milan have done the deal for Jose Ernesto Sosa from Besiktas, so drop their interest in Boca Juniors midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur.
As Claudio Bravo seems set for Manchester City, Sport claim Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina offered himself to Barcelona.
Fiorentina have announced a deal to sign Hrvoje Milic from Hajduk Split and he’ll undergo a medical tomorrow.
Bruno Peres will reportedly go into Roma’s Champions League squad list against Porto, replacing Moustapha Seck.
Besiktas midfielder Jose Ernesto Sosa is completing his €7.5m move to Milan and will fly in for a medical tonight, claim Sky Sport Italia.
Bastos “is about to sign for Lazio,” confirmed Rostov Coach Dimitri Kirichenko today.
In a surprise twist, Leandro Castan could join Torino just weeks after Roma loaned him out to Sampdoria.
Javier Mascherano admits he “thought of leaving Barcelona” this summer, with Juventus linked.
Reports suggest Chelsea are preparing a new bid for Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly.
Christian Maggio’s agent warns the right-back “isn’t at Napoli to make up the numbers”.
Bruno Peres has arrived for his Roma medical, as he’s set to complete his move from Torino.
Inter won’t sign Ludovic Blas this summer, as the youngster has signed an extension with Guingamp.
Bologna will be without Godfred Donsah for two weeks, as he’s suffered a thigh strain.
Sampdoria have signed Bruno Fernandes from Udinese, on loan with obligation to buy.
Inter and Sporting are reportedly €5m away from finding an agreement for Joao Mario.
The agent of Napoli midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini expects his client to be fit for Week 2 of Serie A.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti is “very satisfied” with the signing of “great player” Bruno Peres from Torino.