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Napoli could offer Rafael Benitez a ‘Spain clause’ allowing him to leave to take over La Roja should he sign a contract extension with the Partenopei.
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri will reportedly be dismissed if his side lose the derby with Milan when Serie A resumes.
Juventus striker Alvaro Morata has revealed how the Bianconeri convinced him to move to Turin - by turning up on his doorstep.
Juventus will offer Claudio Marchisio an improved new contract to ward off Manchester United and Arsenal, reports suggest.
Milan defender Philippe Mexes says he respects Coach Pippo Inzaghi, despite playing only one game for the Rossoneri this season. Inzaghi took...
Napoli have reportedly taken the first steps to securing the signature of Ivan Perisic from Wolfsburg, while they player’s agent admits a move is ‘possible’.
Today's front page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere delle Sport and Tuttosport
Carlos Tevez made his Argentina comeback after three years in today’s 2-1 victory over Croatia.
Antonio Sanabria’s agent warned he will talk to Roma about a January move to Parma, “because he needs to play.”
Max Allegri explains his Juventus tactical changes and claims Super Cup rivals Napoli are still in the Scudetto race.
Stefano Sabelli and Salvatore Molina have left the Italy Under-21 camp due to injury ahead of the Denmark game.
Giovanni Trapattoni insists Walter Mazzarri “is not the problem” at Inter and he’s happy for him to receive another chance.
Fiorentina reportedly warned Josip Ilicic must apologise to fans for an insulting gesture or be sold in January.
Lazio are reportedly preparing a bid for Saint-Etienne goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier.
Mauro Zarate’s agent confirmed “Torino and other Italian clubs” are in contact, as he is “seriously considering” a West Ham exit.
Emanuele Giaccherini is “flattered” by the possibility of joining Napoli, said the Sunderland man’s agent.
Arsenal and Wolfsburg are pushing to sign unsettled Roma striker Mattia Destro, claim Italian reports.
Former Juventus goalkeeper Stefano Tacconi blasted Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri for “blaming anything except himself!”
Roma boss Rudi Garcia admits his club are still “small” on the European stage, but can qualify in the Champions League.
Rudi Garcia remains adamant Roma “are the best team” in Italy and wants to win with “fantastic” Francesco Totti.
Andrej Kramaric says that he would like to play for either Milan or Inter in the near future, as he looks ahead to Croatia’s clash with Italy.
Napoli Coach Rafael Benitez may have moved closer to a new deal with the club, it has been reported.
Francesco Coco has criticised Erick Thohir ahead of the upcoming Derby della Madonnina, claiming that the Inter President ‘knows nothing about football’.
Juventus are among the clubs that could move for Manchester United’s Juan Mata in January, reports in Britain suggest.
Empoli’s Daniele Rugani is still struggling to believe that he is been called up by Antonio Conte ahead of the games with Croatia and Albania.
A Russian Football Union executive admits that the governing body cannot afford to pay Fabio Capello’s £6.8m annual salary.
Luka Modric recognises the importance of Croatia’s upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier with Italy, and also the absence of Andrea Pirlo in midfield.
Rezart Taci’s Parma takeover is reportedly not progressing, after the oil tycoon’s first offer failed to meet Tommaso Ghirardi’s valuation of the club.
Luis Suarez comments that biting Giorgio Chiellini during the World Cup was a mistake but also harmless.
Marco Verratti has expressed his regret about not playing for Italy at San Siro when Croatia visits on Sunday night.
Enrico Preziosi has revealed that Genoa tried to sign Paul Pogba in co-ownership with Milan, but they were unable to meet his agent’s conditions.
Giorgio Chiellini has spoken about Juventus’ recent change to a back-four, and the differences between that and Antonio Conte’s back-three.
Giorgio Chiellini believes Italian defending will once again return to being the envy of the world, as he praises the next generation.
Giorgio Chiellini sees a ‘generation gap’ in Italian football, with no-one to supplement the experienced veterans and promising youngsters in the Italy squad.
Giorgio Chiellini insists nobody in the Italy squad has a problem with Mario Balotelli returning to the fold.

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