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Sassuolo are challenging West Ham and Crystal Palace for Fiorentina striker Khouma Babacar.
Zenit denied they have been “in any negotiations with Napoli for Axel Witsel,” despite the Italian club’s radio station saying a deal was close.
Lazio are in negotiations to sell Santiago Gentiletti to San Lorenzo – his former club.
Javier Zanetti assures “Roberto Mancini is our Coach and Inter have a project with him,” while Mauro Icardi won’t go to the Olympics.
“Arsenal told us Alexis Sanchez is not on the market,” reveals Juventus director Beppe Marotta, even after being quoted a €40m price-tag.
If Adem Ljajic does not agree terms, then Torino are preparing a €7m bid for Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel instead.
New Coach Davide Nicola urged Crotone to “believe in this fairy tale” in their first ever Serie A season.
Diego Milito looks back over the Inter Treble and reveals Jose Mourinho “always needs an enemy, even if he has to invent them.”
Milan met with Mateo Musacchio’s agent again today and attempt to negotiate down the €30m Villarreal asking price.
Joao Mario told Sporting CP he wants to leave and Inter are the favourites despite an initial €25m offer being rejected.
Juan Camilo Zuniga is on the verge of a transfer from Napoli to Walter Mazzarri’s Watford.
Lazio confirmed Antonio Candreva “has asked to leave” after agreeing a deal with Napoli, but he’s still working out personal terms.
Simone Inzaghi is back on the Lazio bench after Marcelo Bielsa pulled out. “It all happened suddenly, but I felt my time here wasn’t over.”
Lazio President Claudio Lotito got into a row with reporters at a Press conference after assuring “plans will not be abandoned.”
Lazio director Igli Tare outlined transfer dealings with Alexandre Pato, Enner Valencia, Mario Jardel, Adriano and more after Marcelo Bielsa’s rejection.
Lazio pledged to take legal action against Marcelo Bielsa and noted “not one word in the contract is related to transfers or signings.”
Napoli’s official radio station claims they have agreed terms with both Zenit and Axel Witsel, beating Everton to the player.
Francesco Totti “hopes to add more trophies” in his 25th consecutive season as a Roma player.
Juventus will reportedly announce Medhi Benatia’s arrival from Bayern Munich over the next few days.
Palermo star Franco Vazquez confirms he is in negotiations with Sevilla and “it would be very nice” to join them.
Bologna have agreed terms with Ferencvaros for Hungary international midfielder Adam Nagy, it’s reported.
Lazio director Igli Tare said Marcelo Bielsa “was treated like a Real Madrid Coach” and warned “it doesn’t end here” amid threats of legal action.
Jackson Martinez has decided to leave Guangzhou Evergrande and his agent noted “Juventus would be a fantastic option.”
Inter are targeting Napoli forward Manolo Gabbiadini and Portugal international Joao Mario.
Juventus will discuss a contract renewal with Leonardo Bonucci, as player and club seem set to ignore Manchester City’s €60m offer.
Benfica have reportedly asked Juventus to take midfielder Hernanes on loan with option to buy.
Napoli are making another attempt for Axel Witsel after the Zenit star failed to complete his move to Everton.
Carlos Bacca’s agent is expected to meet West Ham United next week after Milan received a formal €30m offer.
Antonio Candreva’s agent confirms “Lazio and Napoli have an agreement, the player likes the destination and we requested personal terms.”
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Simone Inzaghi should be presented to the media on Saturday morning and Lazio announce they are suing Marcelo Bielsa for €50m.
Mediaset Premium claim Marko Pjaca has changed his mind and is now leaning towards Juventus rather than Milan.
Marcelo Bielsa quit Lazio after they failed to buy any of his targets, believed to include Enner Valencia, Alexandre Pato and Steve Mandanda.
Milan are making an approach to Chelsea for Juventus transfer target Juan Guillermo Cuadrado.
Fabio Capello considers Portugal to be “the favourites” in the Euro 2016 Final against hosts France on Sunday.