NEWS

Reto Ziegler says he has joined Sassuolo with the intention of making it to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Fiorentina have announced the signing of Uruguayan youth international Matias Vecino from Nacional.
Livorno youngster Francesco Bardi has the potential to be named in Italy’s World Cup squad next summer, says Giovanni Galli.
Torino boss Giampiero Ventura is convinced Alessio Cerci will deliver as a striker in his 3-5-2 system this season.
The 2013-14 campaign will not be Marek Hamsik’s last at Napoli, his representative has underlined.
Yussif Raman Chibsah is back at Sassuolo after the newly promoted club agreed a co-ownership deal with Parma.
Estudiantes have confirmed an agreement has been reached with Napoli regarding Duvan Zapata’s move to Italy.
Gigi Del Neri says former club Juventus have to be considered as favourites for Scudetto glory in 2013-14.
Saphir Taider feels the sacrifices he made as a teenager are the reason why he is now with Italian giants Inter.
French Ligue 1 outfit Monaco have stepped forward as a possible contender to sign Luca Marrone from Juventus.
The agent of Lazio goalkeeper Albano Bizzarri has ruled out the possibility of a summer move to Genoa.
Juventus have told Mauricio Isla that he is staying in Turin, but his agent is still not closing the door on a possible move to Inter.
Carlos Tevez is confident he can form a potent strike partnership with Mirko Vucinic at Juventus this season.
Palermo have revealed that an English club are looking to sign Italian international goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano.
Lorenzo De Silvestri claims his Sampdoria side have the potential to stop Juventus in Serie A on Saturday.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Arsenal, Basel and Austria Vienna have one foot in the Champions League, as Federico Piovaccari was Steaua Bucharest’s hero.
English media reports Liverpool have rejected a £10m Napoli offer for Martin Skrtel.
It has been reported for several weeks that Juventus wing-back Paolo De Ceglie is close to Sunderland, but a deal is now imminent.
Catania have released their squad numbers for this season, including 11 for Sebastian Leto and 18 for Luciano Fabian Monzon.
With Keisuke Honda still unavailable, Milan are looking to Landon Donovan and Ajax’s Christian Eriksen.
Genoa have officially added club legend Tomas Skuhravy to their coaching staff in the youth academy.
There are reports Napoli are targeting Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen after losing out on Davide Astori.
Brazil’s squad for friendlies against Australia and Portugal include Roma right-back Douglas Maicon and Lazio’s Hernanes.
It’s reported Duvan Zapata will undergo a Napoli medical after a €5m deal with Estudiantes and the all-clear from Sassuolo.
Inter have officially loaned Diego Laxalt to Bologna as part of the Saphir Taider deal.
Francesco Guidolin admits Udinese “have years of work behind” tomorrow’s Europa League play-off with Slovan Liberec.
Roma presented their squad to the fans – including Erik Lamela – amid jeers, banners and protests.
Vincenzo Montella warned “it will take a great Fiorentina” to get past Grasshopper in tomorrow’s Europa League play-off.
Adem Ljajic has still not signed a contract extension and Fiorentina director Sandro Mencucci admits “all theories are still possible.”
Cagliari President Massimo Cellino explained why “a deal was done” with Napoli for Davide Astori and suddenly collapsed.
Inter are trying to sell Ezequiel Schelotto to Porto in exchange for Fernando, whose agent confirms “they are interested.”
Erik Lamela’s agents are reportedly in Madrid for talks with Tottenham while Spurs are there to sell Gareth Bale.
Roma midfielder Marquinho could be on his way to Juventus this summer, if reports in the Italian Press are to be believed.
Milan defender Ignazio Abate has conceded his surprise at returning from injury so quickly.

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