NEWS

Mario Balotelli has caused concern for Italy ahead of World Cup qualifying by skipping Wednesday morning’s training session.
Fiorentina’s medical staff are reportedly planning an early-November return for striker Mario Gomez, in time to face Milan.
Juventus are reportedly keeping tabs on the possibility of Nemanja Vidic being available next summer on a free transfer.
Francesco Totti’s thigh injury picked up against Inter has been confirmed as nothing serious, so his availability against Napoli is not compromised.
Marcello Lippi has outlined how he sees Juventus as capable of playing ‘two great games’ against Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Leonardo has explained his reasoning for leaving the Inter bench for Paris Saint-Germain in 2011 and mused on the possibility of a return to Serie A.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Lega Serie A President Maurizio Beretta believes the clampdown on racist or discriminatory abuse is “handing the stadium keys to tiny trouble-making groups.”
It’s reported Napoli could swoop for Hellas Verona revelation Juan Manuel Iturbe, who is on loan from Porto.
Juventus ultras have joined Milan and Inter with their invitation to break the rules, forcing the closure of all stadiums.
Inter striker Mauro Icardi celebrates his call-up for Argentina and admits he would not have played for Italy.
Napoli and the local council have announced plans to revamp the Stadio San Paolo. “It will be unique, just like the Neapolitans.”
Lazio and Catania Presidents feel they are “held hostage by fans,” but the Mayor of Naples insists anti-Neapolitan chants must be punished as ‘racism.’
Italy tested out a trident today with Mario Balotelli, Giuseppe Rossi and Antonio Candreva for Denmark.
Sassuolo assured there are “no doubts” they will continue with Coach Eusebio Di Francesco after reports of a dismissal.
Torino will be without full-back Cesare Bovo for a month after he suffered knee ligament damage.
It’s reported Juventus are targeting Fulham midfielder Patjim Kasami, bringing him back to Serie A in January.
Inter ultras have shown solidarity with Milan after the closure of San Siro for ‘discriminatory’ anti-Naples chants and the FIGC admit the rules need “reflection.”
Giuseppe Rossi is happy to be “back home” in the Italy squad, but isn’t packing his suitcase for Brazil 2014 just yet.
Roma defender Federico Balzaretti has tried to calm fans’ expectations, claiming that Juventus and Napoli are still Scudetto favourites.
Spanish newspaper AS report that Adil Rami has reached an agreement today to join Milan in January on loan from Valencia.
Inter captain Javier Zanetti has insisted it is too early to tell if the Nerazzurri are capable of challenging for the title.
Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has claimed that Paul Pogba’s move to Juventus was a ‘huge loss’.
Several reports in the Italian Press have claimed that Milan will announce a new 10-year shirt manufacturing deal with Adidas on Wednesday.
Milan midfielder Nigel De Jong has revealed to reporters what he enjoys most about the game.
Basel midfielder Valentin Stocker is a January transfer target for Juventus, reports in the Swiss Press have suggested.
Reports in the Italian Press this afternoon have claimed that Francesco Lodi could return to Catania in January.
Maxime Gonalons agent has refused to rule out a move to Napoli in January for the Lyon midfielder.
Yaya Toure has admitted that he almost joined Inter in 2007, but opted for Barcelona instead.
Roma midfielder Michael Bradley has spoken of his admiration for ‘legend’ Francesco Totti.
Latina are the latest Serie B side to show an interest in available veteran striker Tommaso Rocchi.
The agent of Giuseppe Rossi would have preferred his client to have been ignored by Italy boss Cesare Prandelli for this month’s internationals.
Kevin Strootman has made a fine start to life with Roma, but he insists he can still give even more to the Giallorossi.
Milan could reinforce their defence in January with the capture of available Valencia stopper Adil Rami.
Kevin Prince Boateng feels the four-match ban handed to former Milan teammate Philippe Mexes is justified.

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