NEWS

Genoa are reportedly close to signing Alexander Buttner on loan from Manchester United.
Cagliari are “evaluating offers” from Milan, Juventus and Inter for Radja Nainggolan, while Davide Astori and Lorenzo Ariaudo could leave.
Fernando Llorente is impressed with Roma and tells fans he has “the same mentality as David Trezeguet.”
Gervinho believes Sunday night’s Juventus-Roma match “can change the season” and made a curious pledge to fans.
Juventus dg Beppe Marotta reiterated “we’ve no intention of selling Paul Pogba. On the contrary, he’ll renew his contract.”
Sporting Lisbon confirmed they are “negotiating Fabian Rinaudo’s loan to Catania.”
Milan are stepping up their attempts to sign Radja Nainggolan and Danilo D’Ambrosio, offering Bryan Cristante in exchange.
Napoli are reportedly waiting for a definitive answer from Lyon and Maxime Gonalons on Monday.
Italian media claim Arsenal’s attempts to sign Mirko Vucinic will have to be a permanent transfer and not a loan.
Stephan Lichtsteiner fired up tomorrow’s Juventus-Roma by insisting “Francesco Totti is wrong – we are the better team.”
Lazio lawyers confirm “we haven’t reached an agreement” with Vladimir Petkovic and will meet again on Saturday morning.
It’s back with a bang including the Juventus-Roma Scudetto clash on Sunday and Lazio-Inter completing Monday’s action.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Johnny Heitinga’s agent has confirmed that the defender will leave Everton in January, but has claimed that Roma aren’t an option yet.
Italy will play Spain at Vicente Calderon on March 5, despite Cesare Prandelli reportedly keen to call the match off.
Samuele Longo looks set to leave Hellas Verona this month, with clubs in Spain and Germany on the striker’s tail.
Juventus are working behind the scenes to tie down Paul Pogba to a long-term contract, reports suggest.
Members of the Fiorentina hierarchy are set to meet with Jorginho’s agent next week, reports in the Italian media suggest.
Radio Mana Mana Sport have reported that Vladimir Petkovic has just finished a three and a half hour meeting with Lazio President Claudio Lotito.
Yohan Benalouane has spoken of his pride at joining Atalanta, and is confident that he can achieve his goals at La Dea.
Parma executive Pietro Leonardi has reiterated that the club’s star players are not for sale in January.
Giorgio Chiellini has insisted that Juventus are desperate to end Roma’s unbeaten start to the season.
Giampaolo Pazzini has revealed his joy after returning from a knee injury that has kept him out for seven months.
Juventus are interested in signing Bayern Munich goalscorer Mario Mandzukic, according to reports on Friday.
Ricky Alvarez is hoping that his performances for Inter in 2014 will help him make the Argentina squad for the World Cup.
Fernando Llorente is keen for his Juventus side to showcase their Scudetto intentions when they entertain Roma.
Jeremy Menez has distanced himself from reports that he could be leaving Paris Saint-Germain for Juventus this month.
Chievo boss Eugenio Corini has played down suggestions that Inter’s Marco Andreolli could return to the Bentegodi this month.
Chelsea have made no attempt to sign Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli, boss Jose Mourinho has stated.
Bologna and Sampdoria are reportedly considering exchanging Michele Pazienza with Enzo Maresca this month.
Sky Sport Italia are confident Andrea Barzagli will play for Juventus against Roma at the weekend despite an injury scare.
Francesco Lodi is officially back with Catania after leaving Genoa after just six months at Marassi.
Mario Yepes is in optimistic mood ahead of Atalanta’s visit to struggling Milan on Monday.
Italy have reportedly asked Spain to cancel the March 5 friendly already agreed between the two nations.
Parma have today confirmed that Yohan Benalouane and Jaime Valdes have left the Serie A outfit.

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