NEWS

Maxime Gonalons’ agent has indicated that the player had reached agreement with Napoli, but now won’t force a move from Lyon.
Speculation is that should Clarence Seedorf come in as Milan Coach this summer, he will bring with him Jaap Stam as assistant.
Francesco Acerbi’s lawyer has praised the Italian authorities for wiping the player’s ban for failing a routine doping test.
Napoli look to have been dealt a blow with reports that Valon Behrami has indeed been ruled out for two months with injury.
The capacity crowd allowed to attend Cagliari’s home match with Juventus this weekend reportedly won’t be increasing, as previously hoped.
Hasan Salihamidzic has mused on Juventus’ strengths, but also where they fell short in the Champions League this year.
Reports suggest Roma will be paying up to €5m to take Antonio Sanabria from Barcelona, and then €700,000 as an annual salary.
Eugenio Corini lamented Chievo’s lack of luck in losing to Fiorentina, whilst asserting focus now switches to Serie A.
Vincenzo Montella has mused on Fiorentina’s transfer plans, suggesting Giuseppe Rossi and Mario Gomez won’t be replaced with youth players.
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Borja Valero admits Fiorentina “miss Giuseppe Rossi so much,” but was pleased with their Coppa Italia win over Chievo.
Joaquin and Ante Rebic sent Fiorentina through to the Coppa Italia quarter-finals, beating Chievo 2-0 in a game with two red cards.
There are mixed reports on Ishak Belfodil, as some Italian media suggest Parma blocked his move from Inter to West Ham.
Milan defender Cristian Zaccardo is reportedly close to joining West Bromwich Albion.
Napoli’s official radio station denied Swiss reports Valon Behrami could be out for two months with a fractured toe.
It’s reported Inter’s Ishak Belfodil will complete his move to West Ham tomorrow, but it’ll be on loan with an option to buy.
Michael Bradley is reportedly leaving Roma for Toronto FC after the arrival of Radja Nainggolan.
Delio Rossi is suing Fiorentina for €200,000 after they fired him for slapping forward Adem Ljajic on the bench.
Fiorentina host Chievo in the Coppa Italia Round of 16 this evening with Joaquin, Borja Valero and Massimo Ambrosini.
As expected, Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi’s doping ban has been wiped out after he failed a test because of a tumour.
The agent of Genoa winger Ricardo Centurion confirmed “an agreement has nearly been reached” with Catania.
There are reports Andrea Pirlo has agreed a contract extension with Juventus after he was spotted at the club HQ.
Lazio goalkeeper Etrit Berisha mocked Inter after his Serie A debut. “They didn’t seem like an extraordinary team.”
Francesco Guidolin prepares Udinese to face Inter in the Coppa Italia tomorrow and insisted Antonio Di Natale might not be retiring yet.
Paolo Cannavaro will leave Napoli in January, as the former captain “does not want to be a burden.”
Giuseppe Rossi has thanked fans and colleagues for their support as he flies to Colorado for knee tests. “We’ll see each other soon!”
Inter play Udinese in the Coppa Italia on Thursday and Walter Mazzarri blasted those comparing them with rivals Milan.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis accused Lyon of rejecting the same bid they requested for Maxime Gonalons.
Barcelona B teenage striker Antonio Sanabria has revealed he’ll join Roma, turning down Arsenal.
Argentine forward Ruben Botta has finally joined Inter after signing for the Nerazzurri in the summer.
Giuseppe Rossi’s agent has claimed that it is too early to say whether the striker will be fit for the World Cup.
Rudi Garcia believes that Roma will be a stronger team with Radja Nainggolan, but wants to focus on the Coppa Italia.
Adriano Galliani has praised Keisuke Honda, claiming the Japan international will have an impact on and off the pitch for Milan.
Mario Mandzukic’s agent has insisted that he has not been in contact with Juventus, despite rumours to the contrary.
Walter Mazzarri has urged his Inter side not to make the same mistakes again as they prepare to face Udinese tomorrow.

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