NEWS

Bologna forward Anthony Mounier has scored three goals already and admits “I’d never started a season so well.”
Croatia have sent Mario Mandzukic home from international duty to train with Juventus.
Milan have again been linked with a January loan bid for Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia.
Fenerbahce could take the Martin Caceres ‘problem’ off Juventus’ hands in January.
Alvaro Morata warned Real Madrid might have a buy-out clause from Juventus, “but happiness counts more than clauses.”
Lapo Elkann assures Juventus “do not miss” Arturo Vidal, Andrea Pirlo or Carlos Tevez and can still win the Scudetto.
Fiorentina are preparing a bid for Dennis Praet, who reportedly wants to leave Anderlecht in January.
Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura was given “renewed enthusiasm” by the Italy call from Antonio Conte.
Kevin-Prince Boateng has been called up for Milan’s friendly against Monza tomorrow, but Mario Balotelli is out.
Reports Sepp Blatter has been provisionally suspended by the FIFA Ethics Committee and Michel Platini could follow.
Lazio medics gave updates on Filip Djordjevic, Miroslav Klose, Stefan de Vrij, Dusan Basta, Federico Marchetti and Mauricio.
Gigi Di Biagio warns his Italy Under-21s that Slovenia “have changed” since their last meeting.
Milan midfielder Jose Mauri’s decision to turn down a call from Italy to wait for Argentina is “to be respected.”
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero released a statement denying talks “or any proposal” to sell the club.
Kevin-Prince Boateng isn’t just training with Milan, he could play for them in tomorrow’s friendly with Monza.
Roma confirmed Seydou Keita will be out of action for another five weeks with a hamstring injury.
Adriano Galliani has paid another visit to Milan’s training ground, meeting with Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Former Parma Coach Alberto Malesani has bid for the UEFA Cup he won with the Ducali in 1999.
Duvan Zapata’s agent confirms the Udinese striker will be out for “three or four months” with a hamstring injury.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent assures Napoli medical staff are “calm” despite his client’s knee injury.
Giacomo Bonaventura’s Italy call takes him closer to his “dream” of playing at Euro 2016, according to his agent.
Fiorentina are believed to be interested in signing Benfica defender Lisandro Lopez in January.
Former Milan Coach Alberto Zaccheroni calls Keisuke Honda “a great professional” but “there are appropriate forums to say certain things”.
Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura has replaced the injured Lorenzo Insigne in the Italy squad.
Stephan El Shaarawy describes Italy’s qualifier with Azerbaijan as “a very important game”.
Marco Parolo believes Lazio’s return to form is down to their rediscovered “humble” attitude.
Marco Parolo is sure Italy can manage without Lorenzo Insigne - “our strength is the group”.
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne has been forced to pull out of the Italy squad with a knee injury.
It’s reported Milan are considering a Marcello Lippi and Christian Brocchi team if Sinisa Mihajlovic is sacked.
Ravel Morrison is “determined to succeed” at Lazio, but admits he’s made mistakes in the past.
Reports in Italy link Carlos Tevez with a possible shock return to Juventus, as he hasn’t been paid by Boca Juniors.
Nikola Kalinic describes a “euphoria” at Fiorentina - “everyone hopes we’ll be champions”.
Barcelona technical director Robert Fernandez admits Juventus’ Paul Pogba is a potential target.
Carlo Ancelotti says Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic should be given time to turn things around.
Carlo Ancelotti says he rejected Milan because he was fatigued - “if it had been a different time…”

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