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Former Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo is the latest name linked with the Napoli job should Walter Mazzarri move on.
Frank Lampard has confirmed he nearly quit Chelsea in 2008 so he could join Jose Mourinho at Inter. “That was the one time when I was close.”
Antonio Conte has walked into the Juventus HQ with Beppe Marotta and Andrea Agnelli to discuss his future.
Robinho has smoothed over the training ground row with Massimiliano Allegri. “It happens sometimes. We are men, but it’s all ok now.”
Mario Balotelli told CNN if he is racially abused again, “I’m going to leave the pitch” and was “not surprised” Manchester City sacked Roberto Mancini.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini said Napoli have first say on Josip Ilicic, but extraordinarily suggested “Sepp Blatter is racist against Italians!”
The Coppa Italia will go ahead on May 26 at 17.00 UK time after legal action to have kick-off moved was rejected.
It is now official that Napoli will face Arsenal on August 3 and Porto on August 4 in the Emirates Cup in London.
Boss Massimiliano Allegri and forward Robinho clashed in Milan training on Wednesday, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Sampdoria have extended the contracts of boss Delio Rossi and sporting director Carlo Osti, the club have confirmed.
Milan are ready to do battle with Juventus on the transfer market for Sampdoria midfielder Andrea Poli.
Napoli are in pole position to sign Josip Ilicic from Palermo, claims Maurizio Zamparini.
Sampdoria don’t know whether Serie B hotshot Simone Zaza will be playing his football at Marassi next season.
Cristian Zapata is hoping that he has done enough at Milan this season to earn a permanent move to the Italian giants.
Mateo Kovacic is delighted to be at a club like Inter despite the Beneamata’s problems in 2012-13.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta has today talked transfers in an interview with Il Secolo XIX.
Udinese owner Giampaolo Pozzo insists boss Francesco Guidolin will not be a part of this summer’s managerial merry-go-round.
Martin Montoya is set to sign a new contract at Barcelona, but Inter are still keen on netting him for the 2013-14 campaign.
Beppe Marotta yesterday informed Sampdoria of Juventus’ interest in Andrea Poli and Pedro Obiang, reports Tuttosport.
Former Serie A striker Nicola Amoruso in the new sporting director of relegated Palermo.
The Corriere dello Sport claims that Napoli have offered Gokhan Inler to Inter in exchange for Fredy Guarin.
Antonio Conte will make a decision on his Juventus future within the next two days, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri believes the Rossoneri have one of the most competitive centre-back pairings in Serie A.
Pescara chief executive Danilo Iannascoli has confirmed that the club are thinking of re-hiring Zdenek Zeman.
Gigi Buffon is confident that Antonio Conte will still be the Juventus boss as the club try to challenge for the Champions League next season.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Catania directors confirmed Milan and Inter made offers for Francesco Lodi, but so far there is “nothing official” from Juventus.
There are reports Sampdoria have agreed a two-year contract with Coach Delio Rossi, who took over mid-season.
Inter President Massimo Moratti insists he’s keeping hold of Samir Handanovic and Fredy Guarin, while he won’t consider Walter Mazzarri.
Roberto Mancini is “disappointed, but his conscience is clear” after Manchester City sacked him, revealed his former assistant manager.
Torino are reportedly making an approach for former Juventus winger Milos Krasic, who is now at Fenerbahce.
President Andrea Agnelli claims he is “already concentrated on a third consecutive Scudetto” as an exhibition marks 90 years of his family with Juventus.
Despite his poor spell at Inter, Rafa Benitez’s agent assures “we’ll take offers from Italy into consideration” after rumours of Roma and Napoli interest.
Kevin-Prince Boateng agreed a €50,000 fine for Roma was not enough against racism, but insisted “there cannot be a Milan without Massimiliano Allegri.”
Antonio Di Natale is a real doubt for Udinese’s trip to Inter on Sunday, as he was diagnosed with a sprained calf muscle.

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