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Genoa midfielder Francesco Lodi has reflected on his first few weeks at the club, admitting he has to lift his spirits after a tough opening.
Former Italian National Team boss Marcelo Lippi believes that Cesare Prandelli will have no trouble finding a new job after the World Cup.
Italy U21 boss Gigi Di Biagio has warned his side against the threat they face on Thursday against Belgium.
Udinese defender Danilo has admitted he is delighted to have penned a new deal at the club.
Christian Maggio’s agent has claimed that his client is happy in Naples, despite uncertainty this summer about his future.
Josip Ilicic has insisted that he already ‘feels at home’ in Florence after his summer move to the Viola.
New Sassuolo signing Luca Marrone wants to resume his career as a midfielder after being used in defence at Juventus last term.
Francesco Totti will sign a new contract with hometown club Roma by the end of this month, claims Sport Mediaset.
Leaving Inter just weeks after his arrival was never an option for Ishak Belfodil, the striker has insisted.
Udinese have extended the contract of Brazilian stopper Danilo Larangeira, the Serie A club have confirmed.
Gigi Buffon is looking beyond the 136-cap record that he could equal with the Italian national side next week.
Emanuele Giaccherini has looked to explain the reasons behind his summer move from Italian champions Juventus to Sunderland.
Lazio chief Claudio Lotito has discussed his club’s failure to sign Burak Yilmaz, Fabio Quagliarella and Fabio Borini.
The Italian Football Federation have asked Massimiliano Allegri and Alberto Zaccheroni whether they are interested in becoming the next Italy boss.
Fabio Cannavaro is the latest name to be linked with the Italy job once Cesare Prandelli leaves after the World Cup.
Cesare Prandelli’s starting XI for Italy’s World Cup 2014 qualifier against Bulgaria is beginning to take shape.
Juan Manuel Vargas is happy to again be at the disposal of Fiorentina after a proposed summer move to Livorno collapsed.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti has urged fans to show teenage striker Andrea Petagna some patience.
Andrea Bertolacci feels there is no need to panic despite Genoa’s worrying start to the 2013-14 season.
Gennaro Gattuso will not be sacked by Palermo should they lose at Padova in Serie B on Sunday evening.
Massimo Moratti is convinced he made the right decision in appointing Walter Mazzarri as the new boss of Inter this summer.
Marc Oliver Kempf rejected a switch to Juventus because he was concerned about a lack of playing time in Turin.
Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi says he has no intention of sacking rookie boss Fabio Liverani following a problematic start to the season.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri admits he’d like to take charge of the Italian national side one day.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Napoli named their Champions League squad, including Bruno Uvini, Duvan Zapata and Josip Radosevic.
More names are emerging to follow Cesare Prandelli on the Italy bench, including Fabio Capello and Alberto Zaccheroni.
Parma director Pietro Leonardo reveals “Sunderland made an offer for Jonathan Biabiany, but we turned it down.”
Lazio have left Andre Dias, Bruno Pereirinha, Marius Stankevicius and Vinicius out of their Europa League squad.
Milan have released a statement apologising for an error in the Champions League squad list which robbed Mbaye Niang of a place.
After just two Serie A rounds, rumours already suggest Genoa will sack Fabio Liverani to bring in Andrea Stramaccioni.
Emiliano Viviano believes his loan to Arsenal will let him challenge for an Italy shirt as well as the Gunners’ gloves.
Fiorentina released their Europa League squad list, leaving off summer signings Ante Rebic and Matias Vecino.
Andrea Dossena’s agent explains why he passed a Sunderland medical days after failing one for Torino. “He left Napoli without a real reason.”
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio has called Marco Benassi after Massimiliano Busellato pulled out.

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