NEWS

Lorenzo Insigne assures he isn’t pushing to get Diego Maradona’s Number 10 jersey, but Napoli show ambition with Dries Mertens and Pepe Reina.
Luciano Spalletti reportedly urged Wojciech Szczesny to join him at Inter, as Juventus baulk at Arsenal’s €14.7m price-tag, but Gianluigi Donnarumma is closer to a Milan renewal.
Milan stand firm on Lucas Biglia, refusing to raise their offer, so the Argentina international could remain at Lazio.
Venezia Coach Pippo Inzaghi has emerged as a surprise candidate to replace Gianni De Biasi on the Albania bench.
Carlos Bacca is open to the “serious and ambitious project” at Olympique Marseille, confirmed the Milan striker’s agent.
Italy still have a chance of getting through to the European Under-21 Championship semi-final, but beating Germany might not be enough.
Juventus had another meeting with Danilo’s agent today, claim Sky Sport Italia, but the Real Madrid man would rule out Douglas Costa.
Paris Saint-Germain tried to get Ever Banega, but his agent insists the Inter midfielder “will 99 per cent go to Spain” – for Sevilla or Espanyol?
Liverpool have reportedly finalised a deal for Mohamed Salah, giving Roma just €39m including bonuses ahead of a medical tomorrow.
Coach Gigi Di Biagio insisted he’d “play the same way, but with a bit more pace” after Italy’s 3-1 defeat to the Czech Republic, as he felt they "deserved a victory."
Sassuolo confirm they have rejected a Galatasaray offer for Francesco Acerbi and “want to keep” both the defender and Domenico Berardi.
Juventus threatening to pull out of talks for Steven N’Zonzi seems to have scared Sevilla, as President Jose Castro “won’t close the door. We just want to benefit from this.”
Roma have made a proposal worth €6.5m to Estudiantes for their defender Juan Foyth, but face competition from Atletico Madrid.
Former President Silvio Berlusconi insists he “would’ve found a way of keeping Gianluigi Donnarumma at Milan with my abilities.”
Czech Republic and Genoa goalkeeper Lukas Zima felt “the best team won” after a 3-1 victory over Italy in the European Under-21 Championship.
As expected, Atalanta have officially activated their option to buy Albania goalkeeper Etrit Berisha from Lazio.
Fiorentina have reportedly asked Inter for €10m to hand over Borja Valero, but the offer on the table is only half that.
Antonio Cassano assured he has put his party boy reputation behind him and is ready to play in Italy, but feels Francesco Totti should keep going too.
Gigi Di Biagio felt Italy “didn’t keep the necessary organisation” in a 3-1 defeat to the Czech Republic, which “complicates” their Under-21 European Championship.
Italy’s chances of reaching the European Under-21 Championship semi-finals hang by a thread after a shock 3-1 defeat to the Czech Republic.
Parma just earned promotion into Serie B and announced Chinese investors have bought 60 per cent of the club, with Hernan Crespo becoming Vice-President.
Beppe Marotta said Juventus “will be more concrete” on the transfer market in the next few weeks, “but for now the priority is confirming the squad that reached Cardiff.”
Juventus director Beppe Marotta confirmed Dani Alves will terminate his contract by mutual consent for Manchester City, while Alex Sandro “received a substantial offer.”
Stoke City’s Xherdan Shaqiri has emerged as a candidate to replace Mohamed Salah at Roma, but Sassuolo pair Gregoire Defrel and Domenico Berardi are also options.
“Italy are here to win” the European Under-21 Championship, declared FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio. “We’re well aware of the quality we’ve got.”
Serie A new boys Benevento have officially signed Bright Gyamfi from Inter on a permanent basis.
Napoli have rejected a £36.7m (€41.7m) offer from Liverpool for defender Kalidou Koulibaly, claim ESPN.
Ahead of Italy Under-21s’ European Championship match, Football Italia looks at the Czech Republic’s danger man.
Darko Pancev says his move to Inter was “a catastrophic mistake”, and warns Luciano Spalletti of “crises”.
Italy have made several changes as they face Patrik Schick’s Czech Republic, bringing in Alex Ferrari, Davide Calabria, Alberto Grassi and Danilo Cataldi.
As previously reported by Football Italia, rumours in England suggest Roma winger Mohamed Salah’s move to Liverpool has been delayed again.
Juventus are reportedly ready to give up on Steven N’Zonzi, as his wage demands and price tag are too high.
Fiorentina sporting director Pantaleo Corvino will reportedly meet Milan today to discuss Nikola Kalinic.
How the response of Milan’s CEO to Gigio Donnarumma’s agent opened up the possibility of a new contract.
Milan could reportedly give up on Lazio captain Lucas Biglia, as they won’t raise their offer above €20m.