NEWS

Franco Baresi is set to face Alan Shearer next month in a charity game between legends of Milan and Newcastle.
A Champions League without Milan is unimaginable for veteran Diavolo goalkeeper Christian Abbiati.
Giuseppe Mascara is back in Italian football after he left Al Nasr for Serie B outfit Pescara.
Daniele De Rossi would be sad to see Southampton target Pablo Daniel Osvaldo leave Roma this summer.
Inter’s Ezequiel Schelotto is convinced he’ll have an international future with Italy even though he’s presently looking for a new club.
Brazil boss Luiz Felipe Scolari has told Julio Cesar to find a new club after links with Napoli, Roma and Fiorentina produced nothing.
Antonio Candreva has committed his future to Lazio even though Udinese still own a 50 per cent share of him.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is expected to use a 4-3-2-1 formation in Wednesday’s international friendly against Argentina.
Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi is concerned that Italian football is continuing to lose ground on other top Leagues in Europe.
Paris Saint-Germain youngster Marco Verratti has been handed the No 10 shirt for tonight’s international friendly between Italy and Argentina.
New Inter signing Rolando says he hoped for another shot at Serie A after his six-month spell at Napoli last season.
Inter have no option but to return to winning ways in the 2013-14 campaign, says midfielder Esteban Cambiasso.
Argentine international defender Gino Peruzzi has completed his move from Velez Sarsfield to Catania.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Inter have now officially taken Wallace on loan from Chelsea after he passed his medical.
FIFA agent Giacomo Petralito claims Napoli are ahead of Arsenal in the race for Bayern Munich midfielder Luiz Gustavo.
Juventus have brought in a new striker, as Richmond Boakye joined the side after his loan spell at Sassuolo.
Cesare Prandelli “was struck by” the Pope’s comments to the Italy and Argentina squads ahead of tomorrow’s friendly.
After Mario Balotelli and Leo Messi, it’s rumoured Erik Lamela is also in doubt for tomorrow’s Italy-Argentina.
Rafa Benitez spoke to his official website, evaluating the first month of training at Napoli. “The evolution of the team is continuing.”
Sampdoria goalkeeper Sergio Romero’s agent has confirmed “we are working on” a move to Monaco.
Gigi Di Biagio makes his debut as Italy Under-21 Coach against Slovakia tomorrow. “There will be changes.”
Sulley Muntari feels Nigel De Jong is “a natural born leader” as Milan prepare to face PSV Eindhoven for the Champions League.
Mundo Deportivo continues to maintain Fiorentina are in negotiations for Real Madrid star Xabi Alonso.
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo has rejected several moves in Italy and England, as he’s reportedly holding out for Inter.
Arrigo Sacchi is glad Real Madrid finally got Carlo Ancelotti and reveals why they are so eager for Gareth Bale.
Paolo Cannavaro’s agent has warned “he wants to stay at Napoli, but not if the club is just ‘putting up’ with him.”
Udinese have named a 25-man squad for the Europa League play-off against Slovan Liberec.
Chelsea wing-back Wallace is in Italy undergoing a medical with Inter and his agent confirmed he’s “truly very happy.”
Leo Messi is out of Italy-Argentina due to injury, but he was inspired by meeting Pope Francis. “Respect is the basis of everything.”
Both Mario Balotelli and Lionel Messi are out of Wednesday’s Italy-Argentina friendly.
Gigi Buffon praised the Pope for “helping us to be better,” while Mario Balotelli was visibly moved by their private meeting.
Pope Francis met with the Italy and Argentina squads ahead of tomorrow’s game. “Luckily it’s a friendly, otherwise I wouldn’t know who to support!”
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani is holding transfer talks with Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi on Tuesday.
Takayuki Morimoto is no longer a Catania player after he was sold to Japanese outfit JEF United.

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