NEWS

Atalanta have renewed goalkeeper Marco Sportiello's contract for another year, as communicated by a statement on their site.
Sampdoria's Antonio Romei opens on the possibility of a Roberto Soriano sale but not to the signing of Napoli's Ivan Strinic.
Manuel Arteaga says he can 'give a lot' to Palermo and praises Alberto Gilardino: 'He's a champion and my model here'.
Hellas Verona signed free agent Urby Emanuelson, formerly a player with Roma, Milan and Atalanta.
Juraj Kucka believes there are 'no easy matches' in Serie A, and is pleasantly surprised by his performances with Milan.
Inter are back in for Sampdoria's Eder as Paris Saint-Germain's Ezequiel Lavezzi seems too expensive.
Borja Valero says 'nobody believed in Fiorentina', but he hopes to keep surprising: 'I want to win and score more'.
Giorgio Perinetti insists he would not join Azzurri Coach Antonio Conte in a move to Roma next summer.
Ricky Alvarez is now at Sampdoria, where he hopes to get a stable contract: 'I really wanted to come back'.
Atletico Madrid are thinking of replacing striker Jackson Martinez with Milan's Carlos Bacca, but the operation seems unlikely.
Paris Saint-Germain's Marco Verratti looks forward to the 'important' game against Inter and to the World Cup: 'Qatar would be fantastic'.
Napoli are renewing their efforts for Torino's Nikola Maksimovic after Juventus turned down their offer for Daniele Rugani.
Marco Parolo says that winning against Inter 'unblocked' Lazio, as they 'understood many things' over the break.
Paris Saint-Germain Coach Laurent Blanc says he's 'ready' to discuss a move of Ezequiel Lavezzi to Inter, but closes on Salvatore Sirigu to Roma.
Giorgio Perinetti says he 'knows nothing' about replacing sporting director Walter Sabatini at Roma, or about an Antonio Conte signing.
Reports suggest Azzurri Coach Antonio Conte may be open to offers from Roma, as the club looks to replace Rudi Garcia and director Walter Sabatini.
Milan's Giacomo Bonaventura is convinced that Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic will 'bring results' in time, and describes his style of play as 'team-oriented'.
Fiorentina will reportedly meet Giuseppe Rossi’s representatives to discuss his future today, with Betis, Malaga and Bologna interested.
Stevan Jovetic says there ‘aren’t any problems’ with Mauro Icardi and that ‘we’ll improve our understanding.’
Alessandro Nesta calls on Milan to stick with Sinisa Mihajlovic and says ‘they need to change mentality.’
Reports say Simone Zaza has asked Juventus to leave in January in order to get more playing time, with Watford linked.
Ahead of their friendly with PSG, Inter Coach Roberto Mancini says ‘we’ll talk about Ezequiel Lavezzi after the match.’
Roberto Mancini says Inter ‘have improved from last season’ and looks ahead to facing ‘one of Europe’s best’ when they meet PSG tomorrow.
Reports say Milan have reignited interest in Giannelli Imbula, despite losing out to Porto in the summer.
Inter and Juventus are fighting for PSG’s Ezequiel Lavezzi and Adrien Rabiot as well as Marseille’s Lassana Diarra, say reports.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini will reportedly meet PSG’s Ezequiel Lavezzi face to face to try and convince him of a move.
Carlos Bacca’s agent says he could stay at Milan ‘for life’ and that he’s ‘having a great time’ in Italy.
Reports say that Paulo Henrique’s move from Napoli to Brazilian club Fluminense is a done deal.
Walter Mazzarri’s agent says he ‘would be the ideal solution for Milan’ if they sack Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic.
There are reports that Lazio have secured a deal for Hajduk Split goalkeeper Lovre Kalinic to arrive in June.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent says he wants ‘Napoli for life’ and calls on the club to sign foreign players ‘who are ready.’
Palermo have officially announced that Luca Rigoni will join Genoa once the transfer market opens in January.
The agent of Leicester City’s Andrej Kramaric says he’s ‘pleased’ by Torino’s interest but warns: “There are dozens of interested teams”.
Roma could turn to Sunderland’s Jeremain Lens after having a bid rejected by Genoa for Diego Perotti, say reports.