NEWS

Salvatore Sirigu is the latest injury concern for Italy on the eve of the Confederations Cup semi-final against Spain.
New Napoli boss Rafa Benitez is confident the Azzurri can continue to improve under his tactical guidance.
Carlos Tevez has touched down on Italian soil ahead of his transfer from Manchester City to Juventus.
Mathieu Flamini and Milan will have to meet again after no agreement over a new contract was reached on Wednesday.
The representative of Inter's Cristian Chivu admits he doesn’t know whether the club want to keep or sell his client this summer.
Fernando Torres is expecting his Spain side to be tested by Italy in the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup.
Real Madrid’s Gonzalo Higuain is on his way to Arsenal after he proved to be too costly for Juventus.
Northern Ireland international Kyle Lafferty is now officially a Palermo player after completing his move to Sicily.
Atletico Madrid are in talks with Roma about signing Italian international striker Pablo Daniel Osvaldo.
Inter are reportedly in talks with Dejan Stankovic in the hope of rescinding his contract at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza.
Felipe Anderson will complete a transfer from Santos to Lazio after an agreement was finally reached.
Torino have taken full ownership of Uruguayan defender Guillermo Rodriguez, the club have confirmed on Wednesday.
Michele Pazienza has categorically ruled out a move away from Serie A side Bologna this summer.
Palermo would have made a bid to sign Antonio Cassano from Inter this summer had they avoided relegation.
Milan will meet with the agent of Mathieu Flamini to discuss a possible new contract at the Stadio Meazza.
Serie A side Torino have expressed an interest in signing young attacking midfielder Nicola Bellomo.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini says Carlos Tevez “will certainly do well at Juventus.”
Claudio Marchisio has faith in Alberto Gilardino and joked about Spain’s strip poker allegations. “Hopefully they’ll be tired...”
Abel Hernandez’s four goals helped Uruguay to the Confederations Cup semi-final, but he’s looking forward to helping Palermo out of Serie B.
Ishak Belfodil should be an Inter player within days, as Antonio Cassano and Matias Silvestre go to Parma.
Cagliari have decided on a return to the Stadio Sant’Elia, but first have to get it back up to code.
Alessandro Moggi insists he is “relaxed” after financial police raided 41 clubs investigating potential fraud and tax evasion.
Italy tested out a three-man defence to face Spain with Claudio Marchisio and Antonio Candreva behind centre-forward Alberto Gilardino.
Paolo Maldini trusts new Real Madrid Coach Carlo Ancelotti will find success. “He can win in Madrid after triumph in Milan, London and Paris.”
Several Italian news sources are reporting Juventus agreed a deal with Manchester City for Carlos Tevez worth £10m.
UEFA have officially excluded Besiktas and Fenerbahce from the Europa League for match-fixing.
Sergio Ramos insists Italy won’t be able to surprise Spain in the Confederations Cup semi-final. “We know perfectly well how they play.”
“Italy will try to scare Spain without clamming up in defence,” assured FIGC Vice-President Demetrio Albertini.
Roma have organised a friendly with Toronto FC, while Hellas Verona will face Dutch side Feyenoord.
Antonio Di Natale believes Italy can do well in the Confederations Cup and admits “I want to be at the 2014 World Cup.”
There are reports Juventus are closing on a €12m (£10m) deal for Carlos Tevez during crunch negotiations with Manchester City today.
Felipe Anderson is reportedly lodging a FIFA appeal to end his contract with Doyen Sports, freeing him up for a move to Lazio.
Italy held their first training sessions behind closed doors today, as they prepare for the Confederations Cup semi-final against Spain.
Serie B side Siena are on the verge of bankruptcy, as they are unlikely to pay outstanding wages by tomorrow’s deadline.

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