NEWS

Mauro Icardi leads Inter’s attack as they face Real Madrid in their second International Champions Cup match.
Palermo have reportedly finalised a €2m deal for Montpellier centre-back Abdelhamid El Kaoutari.
Schalke 04 have reportedly made a €14m bid for Inter’s Xherdan Shaqiri, but the player is pushing for better terms.
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has arrived in Rome to complete his Roma medical ahead of a loan move.
A Besiktas delegation has reportedly arrived in Florence to try and convince Mario Gomez of a move to Turkey.
Fabio Cannavaro believes Juventus remain favourites to win Serie A because of their ‘spirit of sacrifice.’
Fabio Cannavaro laments the state of defending in the modern game and warns that Daniele Rugani and Alessio Romagnoli must be ‘allowed to grow.’
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini believes the Old Lady are ‘more hungry’ than their rivals, but anticipates a difficult Serie A campaign.
Fiorentina have reportedly prepared a €5m bid for Cagliari centre-back and Napoli target Davide Astori.
Ricardo Kishna has arrived for his Lazio medical, while the club are reportedly still interested in Schalke 04 striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar.
Inter President Erick Thohir believes the club are on the right path to return to the summit of Italian football.
Reports say Napoli have offered Gonzalo Higuain a lucrative new deal, while Sassuolo’s Sime Vrsaljko could be confirmed today.
Stevan Jovetic has arrived in Milan to complete his move to Inter and told journalists that ‘physically I’m in good shape.’
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport. 
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny announced he will be joining Roma tomorrow. “I am very happy.”
Andrea Pirlo made his MLS debut for New York City FC against his former Milan teammate Kaka’s Orlando City.
Coach Maurizio Sarri reveals he was “close to Milan,” but he can change Napoli’s mentality and is not afraid to correct Raul Albiol.
Bologna director Claudio Fenucci explained why Antonio Cassano, Mario Balotelli, Juan Quintero and Alfred Duncan won’t arrive.
Newly promoted Carpi have dropped Alessio Sabbione after he got into a brawl with a doorman.
Stevan Jovetic is “on my way to Milan” for his medical with Inter, as shown via the Manchester City striker’s photo.
Gonzalo Higuain has turned up early for pre-season training with Napoli, cutting his vacation short.
After his move to Fiorentina collapsed, “now it all depends on Lazio,” said Genk midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s agent.
Sampdoria striker Stefano Okaka is reportedly in Belgium to complete his transfer to Anderlecht.
Lazio fell to a surprise 3-2 defeat against Sigma Olomouc, though Filip Djordjevic and Keita Balde Diao netted scorchers.
Philippe Mexes talked about his sensational goal against Inter. “It takes luck, but also the courage to try. I’m proud to still be at Milan.”
Fredy Guarin “has received offers” and turned down Fenerbahce, said his agent, but hopes to stay at Inter.
Andrea Belotti scored a stunning goal as Palermo beat Greek side Kalloni 2-0 in a friendly.
Mauro Icardi reveals he turned down an offer from Real Madrid. “It’s true they wanted me, but I asked to stay at Inter.”
Roma look set to miss out on Adriano, as Barcelona reportedly offer him a contract extension.
Lazio confirm Ajax winger Ricardo Kishna will fly in tonight for a medical. “We’ve been following this talent for some time.”
Rafa Benitez finds it “very motivating” to face old club Inter with Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup.
Jose Mourinho confirmed Mohamed Salah will play in Italy this season, as Chelsea strike a deal with Roma.
Napoli wide man Jose Maria Callejon is wanted by Atletico Madrid, Chelsea and Tottenham for around €22m.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero hit out at Genoa Coach Gian Piero Gasperini for being “a whiner.”
Stevan Jovetic is official, now Inter will reportedly have Galatasaray midfielder Felipe Melo in for a medical on Tuesday too.

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