NEWS

Italy had numerous chances and tactically muzzled Spain, but were beaten 7-6 on penalties in the Confederations Cup semi-final.
Roma President James Pallotta alerted fans and Daniele De Rossi that “everybody is on the market.”
Italy switch to a three-man defence and rely on Alberto Gilardino as they take on Fernando Torres’ Spain in the Confederations Cup semi-final.
Italy will wear black armbands tonight after former player Stefano Borgonovo lost his battle with motor neurone disease, aged 49.
Aleksandar Kolarov is eager to join Manchester City teammate Carlos Tevez at Juventus. “I want to play regularly.”
“We’ve been in contact with Inter for some time” over Aleksandar Dragovic, confirmed Swiss side Basel.
Milan have been linked with a bid for veteran Manchester United defender Nemaja Vidic.
There are reports Indonesian magnate Erick Thohir has agreed to buy up 40 per cent of Inter from Massimo Moratti.
Chievo confirmed Giuseppe Sannino will be their new Coach “as soon as he resolves his problems with Palermo.”
Gerard Pique is expecting “a very exciting match with a great team” in tonight’s Spain-Italy Confederations Cup semi-final.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis could buy Leyton Orient, but the current chairman insists he’s had no contact.
Dino Zoff has reflected on why Spain must pay attention to Italy, and also his belief in Alberto Gilardino.
Fiorentina will have to sell Stevan Jovetic if they are to buy Mario Gomez from Bayern Munich, reports have suggested.
Chievo sporting director Giovanni Sartori has revealed that the club are on the verge of completing a deal for new Coach Giuseppe Sannino.
Brazil and Lazio playmaker Hernanes has admitted that he would rather play Spain than Italy in the final of the Confederations Cup.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis believes that Juan Zuniga will still be at Stadio San Paolo next term.
Giuseppe Rossi has claimed that he wants to get back into Cesare Prandelli's Italy squad next season.
Gokhan Inler's agent has insisted that the midfielder wants to stay at Napoli and work with Rafa Benitez.
Juventus owner John Elkann has insisted that the club have 'another great number 10' following Carlos Tevez's arrival.
Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade has rubbished reports that Stevan Jovetic could join Milan.
The Italian Super Cup Final between Juventus and Lazio will be played in Rome, but the arguments are still not over.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta felt the Italian champions were always in pole position to sign Carlos Tevez.
Carlos Tevez is relishing the challenge of becoming the new No 10 for Juventus after he completed his switch to the Old Lady.
The agent of Alberto Gilardino has rejected transfer speculation linking his client with a move to Villarreal.
Milan chief Adriano Galliani says he has no regrets about missing out on Carlos Tevez after the latter joined Scudetto rivals Juventus.
Italy are set to field a 3-4-2-1 system in tonight’s Confederations Cup semi-final against Spain.
Juventus presented Carlos Tevez on Wednesday morning. Watch it as it happened.
Walter Gargano could continue his career in Turkey given the doubts regarding his future at Inter and Napoli.
Ezequiel Schelotto is paying no attention to rumours suggesting he could leave Inter. “I want to have a great season with the Nerazzurri.”
Matteo Brighi has confirmed that he’d like to continue his career in Serie A with Torino.
Manolo Gabbiadini is 10 days away from learning the name of his next club. “I don’t think he’ll stay at Juventus,” said his agent.
Carlos Tevez was also of interest to Milan, Anzhi and Monaco before accepting a move to Juventus, his representative has stated.
Antonio Cassano is on the verge of finalising a move from Inter to Parma, his agent has confirmed.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Gianluigi Buffon insists the 4-0 defeat to Spain “was not a real reflection” of Italy’s quality and answered his Confederations Cup critics.

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