NEWS

Fabio Capello landed in Russia today to sign with the Federation and is bringing director Oreste Cinquini with him.
Catania President says “it’s more likely to see a flying donkey” than Pablo Barrientos joining Genoa this summer.
Diego Milito assures Inter are “confident” ahead of Europa League qualifiers against either Hajduk Split or FC Skonto Riga.
According to reports in Portugal, Milan transfer target Rolando is on the verge of completing a move to Fenerbahce instead.
Manuel Pasqual has responded to former teammate Houssine Kharja’s claims that the Fiorentina players lacked team spirit last season.
Despite scoring four goals in Udinese’s first pre-season game of the summer, Luis Muriel has received some sharp criticism from Coach Francesco Guidolin.
Internacional have declared that a valuation cannot be placed on striker Leandro Damiao’s head this summer, because he isn’t being sold to Milan.
Genoa are reportedly in talks with Roma over a possible deal to take back striker Marco Borriello this summer.
Juventus striker Vincenzo Iaquinta is being tracked by Parma this summer, according to reports.
Antonio Cassano’s remarks about gay footballers made during the European Championships have earned him a €15,000 fine from UEFA.
Enrico Preziosi admits that Mattia Destro is now free to complete a transfer to Roma and that it could be concluded by tomorrow.
Reading have distanced themselves from a surprise move for veteran Pippo Inzaghi this summer, as manager Brian McDermott explains.
Chievo are in the market to add potentially a sixth striker to their 2012-13 roster and could fight rivals Hellas for Andrea Caracciolo.
Marek Hamsik’s agent will reportedly meet with Napoli today or tomorrow, to hold talks with the club over his future.
Milos Krasic is struggling to find a team this summer and could eventually have to settle for a loan deal, admits his agent.
Martin Caceres has welcomed Lucio to Juventus despite the fact that he will bring more competition for a centre-back spot.
Italian giants Inter will play Hajduk Split or FC Skonto in the Third Qualifying Round of the Europa League.
After links with Juventus’ Alessandro Matri, Milan are said to be considering an offer for Inter’s Andrea Ranocchia as well.
Marco Storari says he’s happy to remain at Juventus despite the likelihood of a reserve role in Turin.
Palermo have confirmed the capture of Argentine teenager Paulo Dybala from Instituto Atletico Central Cordoba.
Juventus and the two Manchester giants have reportedly made bids of around £15m – around €20m – for Arsenal’s Robin Van Persie.
Catania have confirmed the capture of Lucas Castro from Argentine club Racing Avellaneda.
Gaetano D’Agostino expects Siena teammate Mattia Destro to thrive under Roma boss Zdenek Zeman.
Inter and Torino missed out on signing a young Lorenzo Insigne because he wasn’t tall enough.
Mattia Destro could complete his transfer to Roma on Friday after Siena and Genoa resolved his co-ownership status.
Newly promoted Serie A side Torino have announced the signing of Damiano Ferronetti on a free transfer.
Gianluca Zambrotta has no retirement plans – but interest in his services is limited at this stage of the summer.
Juventus have confirmed that Marco Motta has joined Bologna for the 2012-13 campaign on a loan deal.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Maurizio Zamparini has reflected on reaching 10 years as Palermo President and revealed that he doesn’t hold any regrets.
Aurelio De Laurentiis has apparently launched a strong-worded warning to Edinson Cavani over any demands made during contract negotiations.
Kwadwo Asamoah has reflected on his summer switch from Udinese to Juventus and admits that as a Ghanaian it will be a source of pride to play for the Old Lady.
Milan are reportedly interested in a deal for Alessandro Matri and are already preparing the terms of a proposal.
Roma have confirmed the list of players they will be taking on the US leg of their pre-season preparations.
Inter shot-stopper Julio Cesar is being linked with a surprise move to Roma this summer, as problems with Maarten Stekelenburg reportedly continue.

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