NEWS

Lazio debut in the Coppa Italia against Bassano today and Stefano Pioli warns they are “built to qualify for Europe.”
Ezequiel Schelotto’s agent confirmed he’ll complete the loan from Inter to Chievo “by Monday.”
Milan reportedly have a deal for Club Brugge talent Maxime Lestienne, the cheaper alternative to Alessio Cerci.
Copenhagen midfielder Franco Mussis will fly in for his Genoa medical today. “It’s a great opportunity.”
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Palermo are ready to sign Columbus Crew and Costa Rica defender Giancarlo Gonzalez.
Eusebio Di Francesco confessed Sassuolo weren’t at their best in the Trofeo TIM against Milan and Juventus.
Jeremy Menez and Stephan El Shaarawy beat Sassuolo 2-0, as Milan also saw off Juventus to win the Trofeo TIM.
Cagliari made short work of Catania, Avellino upset Bari, but Varese only squeezed past Virtus Entella in the Coppa Italia.
Palermo crashed out of the Coppa Italia with a shock 3-0 home defeat to Modena.
Massimiliano Allegri was pleased to have Arturo Vidal back and has “blind faith” in Juventus after a mixed Trofeo TIM.
Roberto Pereyra gave Juventus a hard-fought 1-0 win over Sassuolo in the Trofeo TIM mini-match.
Pippo Inzaghi said Milan are “on the right track” and can win back their fans after beating Juventus in the Trofeo TIM.
Juan Manuel Iturbe and Seydou Keita gave Roma a 2-1 friendly victory away to AEK Athens.
Keisuke Honda gave Milan a surprise 1-0 win over Juventus in the opening Trofeo TIM mini-match.
Parma Coach Roberto Donadoni broke his silence on the alleged Antonio Cassano row. “We’ll say more next week.”
Udinese told Milan, Napoli and Fiorentina to forget Luis Muriel. “He’s not on the market, but maybe next year.”
Atalanta swept through to the Fourth Round of the Coppa Italia after beating Pisa 2-0.
Milan had lunch with Roma for Mattia Destro, but it’s reported they also met with Monaco for Radamel Falcao.
Gennaro Gattuso trusts Pippo Inzaghi can be a success at Milan, but only if “they sign him a top player.”
Roberto Baggio and Antonio Conte take the ice bucket challenge back to its roots with a special appeal for ALS research.
Marco van Ginkel’s agent blasted reports of the Chelsea man’s loan move to Milan as “without sense or foundation.”
Sportmediaset claim Napoli have agreed terms with Liverpool for Lucas Leiva on loan with option to buy.
Fiorentina have sent an official faxed offer for Benjamin Stambouli, confirmed Montpellier, but Swansea are still in the running.
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani was pictured meeting Roma director Walter Sabatini this afternoon for Mattia Destro.
Chievo are in advanced talks with Inter to bring in Ruben Botta and Ezequiel Schelotto on loan.
Hungarian club Honved have confirmed they are in negotiations with Alessandro Del Piero.
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Fernando Torres was dropped from Chelsea’s squad against Leicester, fuelling rumours of a move to Milan.
Udinese are the latest club to tell Milan they won’t sell their striker, in this case Luis Muriel.
Fiorentina have reportedly set an ultimatum for Montpellier talent Benjamin Stambouli, also wanted by Swansea City.
Benfica are thought to have made an offer for Palermo’s Uruguay international Abel Hernandez.
Cesena have officially signed Nico Pulzetti on loan from Bologna, a return to his former club.
Torino President Urbano Cairo said Milan “still have eight days” to talk them into selling Alessio Cerci.
Giovanni Trapattoni hopes his ‘son’ Antonio Conte can succeed for Italy and Max Allegri impress at Juventus.

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