NEWS

Amadou Diawara has reportedly turned down a €17m offer from Aston Villa, as the Bologna rebel has his heart set on Roma.
Italian reports suggest Fiorentina have struck a deal to sign Lokomotiv Moscow and Croatia defender Vedran Corluka.
It’s reported Juventus aren’t interested in Rodrigo Bentancur, so Milan are free to make a formal offer.
It’s reported Nemanja Matic has told Chelsea that he wants to be allowed to move to Juventus.
New Juventus signing Marko Pjaca declares “I want to win the Champions League”.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini rules-out a move for Mario Balotelli - “we can’t solve his problems”.
Santos’ President denies Leicester and Atletico Madrid have bid for Gabigol - “so far we’ve only had offers from Juventus and Inter’.
Carlos Bacca’s agent won’t rule out a move to West Ham United - “let’s wait and see”.
Sampdoria are back to square one with Antonio Cassano, who refuses to leave the club - “I have no reason to change”.
Simone Zaza may finally be willing to consider Wolfsburg, with reports the Juventus striker could fly to Germany.
Cagliari have officially confirmed the signing of Juventus wing-back Mauricio Isla for €4m.
New Juventus signing Marko Pjaca “can play in almost any position” and praises their “history of success”.
Napoli are reportedly meeting with Mauro Icardi’s representatives, as they prepare to raise their offer to Inter.
Juventus midfielder Rolando Mandragora has undergone surgery on a metatarsal injury.
President Aurelio De Laurentiis assures Napoli will make “a big signing” to replace Gonzalo Higuain.
Igli Tare says Lazio will bring in a centre-back and a winger but “we’ve already invested a lot”.
Frank de Boer reiterates his desire to keep Mauro Icardi at Inter - “we have to convince him”.
Mario Balotelli reportedly admits 'I would go to Chievo', but his wages remain a problem.
Everton need a central defender and they've targeted Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly, Juventus' Daniele Rugani and Inter's Jeison Murillo.
Palermo have officially confirmed the loan of Abdelhamid El Kaoutari to Corsican club Bastia.
The agent of Kalidou Koulibaly promises the situation with Napoli will be resolved 'within two, maximum three days'.
Milan have identified Boca Juniors' Rodrigo Bentancur as their primary midfield target, but Juventus are in the way.
Claudio Ranieri has renewed his contract with Leicester City until 2020, as confirmed by the club on their site.
Inter have raised their bid to €45m plus €5m in bonuses for Joao Mario, and Sporting CP may consider a sale.
Juventus are reportedly happy to take Axel Witsel as a free agent next year, which may push Zenit St Petersburg into discounting him now.
Roma think of Sven Kums as a replacement for Leandro Paredes, who is being pursued by multiple clubs.
Lazio are 'one of many clubs from different countries' who are after Rostov's Bastos, claims his agent.
Bologna have signed James Uhunamure from Chievo Verona, with reports claiming the deal has already been made official.
Arrigo Sacchi backs the idea of bringing former players in as Milan's directors and comments on Paolo Maldini, Billy Costacurta and Demetrio Albertini.
Former Milan Coach Arrigo Sacchi praises Silvio Berlusconi for giving calcio its 'Renaissance', whilst advising the new Chinese owners.
Milan are after former legends like Paolo Maldini, Demetrio Albertini and Billy Costacurta for directorship roles.
Roma may have included a promise to sell Kostas Manolas to Barcelona as part of their deal to sign Thomas Vermaelen.
Napoli's sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli and a representative from Inter's Mauro Icardi should meet for one final transfer pitch.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Juventus are hoping to include Simone Zaza in their bid for Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic.