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Avellino’s promotion hopes hit by a surprise defeat at Catania, while Perugia also stall and 10-man Bari win.
Antonio Conte has been given a warm welcome so far in Turin and Juventus fan groups appealed for calm.
Italy could recall starlets like Marco Verratti for the European Under-21 Championship, said Gigi Di Biagio.
Tuttosport suggests Inter and PSG could swap Hernanes with Ezequiel Lavezzi to by-pass Financial Fair Play.
Davide Astori is confident Roma will secure second place and take up their option to buy him from Cagliari.
Sampdoria hitman Stefano Okaka is reportedly being scouted by Bundesliga side Hamburger SV.
Spanish newspaper As claims Manchester City could sell Stevan Jovetic and Edin Dzeko to buy Alvaro Morata from Juventus.
Oliver Bierhoff believes it was “a mistake” for Lukas Podolski to join Inter. “He needs to feel confidence around him.”
Carlos Tevez relished his first Argentina start in almost four years. “It’s very different to coming off the bench.”
England manager Roy Hodgson said he’ll use an “experimental” side in Tuesday’s Italy friendly.
Dinamo Moscow talent Balazs Dzsudzsak is reportedly ready to take a pay cut in order to join Lazio.
Zenit defender Domenico Criscito sent a controversial tweet after he was again snubbed by the Italy squad.
Fiorentina are reportedly close to signing Romanian talent Ianis Hagi, the son of legend Gheorghe Hagi.
Nigel de Jong warned he will only decide his future after “figuring out what Milan’s plans are.”
Simone Zaza admits he is “not satisfied” with his performance after Italy drew 2-2 with Bulgaria in a Euro 2016 qualifier.
Spanish newspapers claim Barcelona will make a €12m bid for Juventus striker Fernando Llorente.
Antonio Conte’s Italy bench remains in doubt with Francesco Guidolin, Alberto Zaccheroni and Luciano Spalletti among options.
Ignazio Abate and Davide Santon have been added to the Italy squad for Tuesday’s friendly with England.
Andrea Barzagli hopes for a “relaxed atmosphere” in Turin against England and slammed Antonio Conte controversy.
Andrea Bertolacci revealed he played for 20 minutes with a dislocated shoulder in Italy’s 2-2 draw with Bulgaria.
Antonio Conte told Italy newcomers they must prove “they have the right to be in this group” against England.
Coach Ivaylo Petev felt Bulgaria “dropped two points” in their 2-2 draw with Italy after a late equaliser.
Antonio Conte found Italy’s performance in Bulgaria “comforting,” although they must work on leaving huge gaps through the middle.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Inter full-back Davide Santon has been added to the Italy squad for Tuesday’s friendly with England.
Antonio Conte warned critics – and Juventus – that he “can’t just let some things slide. I have the memory of an elephant.”
Luca Antonelli felt Italy paid for a brief period of distraction in their 2-2 draw with Bulgaria.
Salvatore Sirigu reveals he only knew he’d face Bulgaria a few hours beforehand and welcomed Oriundo Eder.
Giorgio Chiellini made an appeal to media and Juventus to “surround the Nazionale with positivity and not stir up trouble.”
Eder was “so very happy” to score on his Italy debut in a 2-2 draw with Bulgaria and shrugged off the Oriundi debate.
Antonio Conte insisted Italy “deserved the victory” in Bulgaria and he liked the performance in their 2-2 draw.
Eder scored a scorching late goal on his debut to give Italy a 2-2 draw in Bulgaria.
Albania have given Coach Gianni De Biasi citizenship after three years in charge of the national team.
Croatia smashed Norway 5-1, including a goal from Inter’s Marcelo Brozovic, while Azerbaijan beat Malta 2-0.
Carpi are closer than ever to promotion into Serie A after a 2-1 victory ended Vicenza’s climb, while Bologna disposed of Livorno.

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