NEWS

Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Atalanta have officially hired ex-Chievo director of sport Giovanni Sartori as their technical director.
There are reports Samuel Eto’o is already en route to Italy to sign a contract with Roma.
It is widely reported that Romulo will undergo his Juventus medical on Saturday after an €8m deal with Verona.
Ciro Immobile’s Borussia Dortmund beat Chievo 1-0 in a friendly thanks to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Napoli named their squad and shirt numbers for tomorrow’s debut with PAOK, but Lorenzo Insigne is left out.
Rudi Garcia wants the best of Roma against Inter tomorrow, but said Serie A’s late start is damaging to clubs.
Walter Mazzarri wants Inter to “look beyond the result” of Saturday’s friendly against Serie A rivals Roma.
Cagliari have officially expanded the Stadio Sant’Elia to 12,000 seats after a deal with the local council.
Manchester United are reportedly preparing a €39m plus add-ons bid for Fiorentina and Colombia star Juan Guillermo Cuadrado.
Sampdoria said they’ll sell World Cup winning defender Shkodran Mustafi “if someone offers €15m.”
Italian referees have announced more protection for goalkeepers, the vanishing spray and a clampdown on racism.
Argentina international Jose Maria Basanta said Fiorentina are “a very important step in my career.”
Napoli are set to be third seeds if they pass the Champions League preliminary round, but Roma risk fourth.
Juventus patron John Elkann slammed FIGC Presidential candidate Carlo Tavecchio as “totally inadequate.”
Juventus winger Mauricio Isla is on the verge of joining QPR in a season-long loan deal.
Gary Medel’s agent confirmed he is in Cardiff “discussing the details” of his imminent transfer to Inter.
Torino President Urbano Cairo alerted Milan and Atletico Madrid. “If Alessio Cerci isn’t motivated, there’s no point keeping him.”
Russian media claim Lassana Diarra abandoned a Lokomotiv Moscow training session to push through a Napoli move.
Arsene Wenger assured Arsenal were “never in” for Mario Balotelli and told Milan that Joel Campbell isn’t for sale.
CONI President Giovanni Malagò and Torino chief Urbano Cairo show “Serie A split in two” over Carlo Tavecchio.
Ex-Milan goalkeeper Sebastiano Rossi is under investigation for cocaine possession.
Southampton Coach Ronald Koeman confirmed talks to swap Daniel Osvaldo with Inter’s Saphir Taider.
It’s reported Parma will loan Gianni Munari to Watford, but Federico Viviani’s Leeds United move collapsed.
Security concerns mean the Rome Derby and any games between Napoli and Roma must be early kick-offs.
Francesco Totti joined the Ashley Cole internet meme by recreating the now infamous Roma photograph.
A report in Spain suggests Barcelona are aiming to tie up a deal for Fiorentina’s Juan Cuadrado by the end of next week.
Dodo admits that facing Roma as an Inter player will be ‘a strange feeling’ comparing it to ‘like seeing your ex-girlfriend’.
Daniele Baselli has played down links of an exit from Atalanta this summer, saying he has not been contacted by other clubs.
Bild report that Hamburg’s transfer fee to be paid for Napoli’s Valon Behrami may only stand at €3.2m.
Roberto Mancini says he would be open to coaching another big side in Serie A after Inter: “I’m a professional.”
Torino reportedly continue their stance on Matteo Darmian in apparently turning down a €9m offer from Atletico Madrid.
Fiorentina have confirmed that they have completed a deal to sign Monterrey defender Jose Maria Basanta.
Adem Ljajic reportedly has the choice of three clubs to move to, if he leaves Roma, but the Giallorossi and he are prioritising different options.
Juventus will reportedly offer Giorgio Chiellini a new contract next week, to extend him beyond June 2015.

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