NEWS

Christian Abbiati admits Milan “should’ve finished it off” in their 1-0 Coppa Italia victory over Alessandria.
Mario Balotelli’s penalty proved enough to give Milan a 1-0 away win over Alessandria, but the fairy-tale is still alive.
Micah Richards was very critical of Mario Balotelli and reveals how he offered to fight while at Manchester City.
Roma signed Stephan El Shaarawy and tomorrow could be the decisive day for Genoa’s Diego Perotti too.
Adriano Galliani insists Milan have finished their January transfer activity. “People criticise, but I think we’re competitive.”
Stephan El Shaarawy said Roma represents “a fresh start for me. I’ve come here with humility to turn my career around.”
Roma have officially signed Stephan El Shaarawy on loan from Milan, via Monaco, with an option to buy for €13m.
Eder’s agents are reportedly in England for Leicester City talks, but Inter could match the offer for the Sampdoria striker.
Milan visit Turin and Lega Pro fairy-tale outfit Alessandria in the first leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final, as Mario Balotelli starts.
Ignazio Abate warned “it’d be a big mistake for Milan to underestimate Alessandria” in tonight’s Coppa Italia semi-final.
The Coppa Italia semi-finals begin tonight with fairy-tale side Alessandria making history against Milan, then Juventus take on Inter.
Palermo have loaned Matheus Cassini to Inter Zapresic and Manuel Arteaga to Hajduk Split.
Giovanni Tedesco feels “like scoring a goal in the derby” after being appointed Palermo Coach, as Guillermo Barros Schelotto doesn’t have the paperwork.
Inter named their squad for tomorrow’s Coppa Italia semi-final against Juventus.
Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin is on his way to Marbella, where he’ll have a medical with Shanghai Shenhua.
Fenerbahce are the latest club interested in Seydou Doumbia, while Stephan El Shaarawy begins Roma training.
Juventus named their squad for tomorrow’s Coppa Italia semi-final against Inter, missing Sami Khedira and Simone Zaza.
Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi apologised for “causing offence” with his insult towards Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic.
Ex-Palermo Coach Davide Ballardini believes Franco Vazquez “is ready for clubs like Liverpool, Manchester City or Manchester United.”
Southampton are reportedly ready to sell Graziano Pellè, alerting the likes of Juventus, Lazio, Fiorentina and Napoli.
Alessandria’s Riccardo Bocalon wants to beat Milan and set up a Coppa Italia final with his boyhood club Inter.
Lazio midfielder Eddy Onazi is a target for Newcastle, Swansea and Werder Bremen, according to reports.
Napoli have signed Eddy Gnahoré from Carrarese, and immediately sent him to Carpi on loan.
Milan are reportedly still interested in Ajax winger Anwar El Ghazi, but only if Luiz Adriano is sold.
Ivan Perisic is in doubt for Inter’s Coppa Italia clash with Juventus, after pulling up with an injury in training.
Chievo have officially confirmed the transfer of Anders Christiansen to Swedish side Malmo.
Spain CT Vicente Del Bosque admits Alvaro Morata needs to play more for Juventus to go to Euro 2016.
Real Betis are reportedly ready to give Martin Montoya an Inter escape route.
Alessandria sporting director Giuseppe Magalini says their Coppa Italia run is a “wonderful adventure”.
Gervinho is “impressed” by the setup at Hebei China Fortune, as he’s set to move from Roma.
Roberto Mancini confirms Inter will “make some changes” for the Coppa Italia semi-final with Juventus.
New Fiorentina signing Mauro Zarate admits the Scudetto will be difficult but “we want to stay in the top-three”.
Aurelio De Laurentiis dismisses the Operation Offside investigation, and insists it won’t affect Napoli.
Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi has avoided sanctions after appearing to insult Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic.
Lazio’s lawyer insists “we don’t know anything” about the emerging Operation Offside scandal.