NEWS

Mario Balotelli bagged a brace when Milan beat Varese 4-0 in today’s friendly test.
Milan’s 17-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma makes history as he starts for the Italy Under-21 side in the Republic of Ireland.
Stefano Sturaro shrugged off criticism of Juventus for their Bayern Munich defeat and alleged ‘help’ from referees.
Andrea Barzagli has been diagnosed with “an overload of his left biceps femoris” after returning from the Italy squad.
Antonio Conte would like to Coach Arturo Vidal again - “I want him on all my teams!”
Antonio Conte promises a “bold” Italy at the European Championships but “we’re not favourites”.
Felipe Anderson confirms he had a Manchester United offer but “Lazio preferred to keep me”.
Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United are reportedly interested in Napoli’s Manolo Gabbiadini.
Fabio Capello insists the Italy job “doesn’t interest me” and pays tribute to Johan Cruyff.
Mirko Valdifiori “would be very happy” if Milan were interested, according to the Napoli man’s agent.
Adriano Galliani echoes Silvio Berlusconi’s words on Francesco Totti moving to Milan - “it’s impossible”.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio says “we’ll see Fabio Capello”, but the Coach denies any meeting.
Fiorentina owner Andrea Della Valle insists “until it’s mathematically impossible we believe in the Champions League”.
William Vainqueur discusses his first experience of the Derby della Capitale - “we could feel the pressure in the air”.
Roma midfielder Willian Vainqueur says Luciano Spalletti “gave us the will to win”.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis “will be applauding” Jorginho tonight, but hits out at politicians “who behave irresponsibly”.
Juventus are reportedly planning for Alvaro Morata’s departure with moves for PSG’s Edinson Cavani and Marseille’s Michy Batshuayi.
‘A salary this big can’t be refused’ says Gervinho on his move from Roma to Hebei China Fortune.
Gervinho says ‘I couldn’t continue at Roma ’ as ‘getting good results would’ve been like betraying Rudi Garcia’.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani says ‘we’ve never spoken with Lazio about Sinisa Mihajlovic’s future’.
Reports say Milan will again try to sign Zenit’s Axel Witsel this summer, but face competition from Juventus this time.
Lazio are reportedly targeting Milan’s Fernando Torres, currently on loan at Atletico Madrid, as a replacement for Miroslav Klose.
Sampdoria boss Vincenzo Montella says ‘I don’t believe in formations’ and explains his philosophy: ‘To play well you need to run less than the opponent’.
Sampdoria Coach Vincenzo Montella says ‘I’ve never had so many defeats’ but admits ‘nothing happens by chance’.
Milan moves for Roma’s Francesco Totti and PSG’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic are ‘both impossible’, says Silvio Berlusconi.
Silvio Berlusconi says that ‘if Milan win the Coppa Italia, Sinisa Mihajlovic would deserve to stay on as Coach’.
Pep Guardiola’s arrival at Manchester City could see Inter come back in for Yaya Toure, say reports.
Juventus defender Martin Caceres’ agent reportedly offered him to Napoli, but his wage demands are high.
The agent of Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says ‘Milan called him the boy with square feet, who didn’t have technical quality.’
Mario Lemina tells Juventus that ‘I want to stay for a long time and win many titles’.
Jonathan Biabiany is ‘proud to give my contribution’ and believes ‘Inter are further ahead than Roma’.
Reports say Liverpool are chasing Roma’s Leandro Paredes, currently on loan at Empoli, and could offer Christian Benteke in return.
Sassuolo’s Eusebio Di Francesco will be the Coach to replace Sinisa Mihajlovic at Milan this summer, say reports.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Reports are increasing that Fabio Capello will take over the Italy bench with Fabio Cannavaro as his assistant manager.