NEWS

Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti is looking forward to facing Porto tomorrow - “we’ve wanted this for eight months”.
Kevin Strootman assures he’s “ready to play” his third game in a week for Roma against Porto.
Inter are reportedly working to sell Stevan Jovetic before the end of the current transfer window.
Juventus could reportedly get Blaise Matuidi if they offer €30m to Paris Saint-Germain.
Torino announced that Adem Ljajic has “severe bruising” but avoided a more serious knee injury.
Napoli captain Marek Hamsik “can’t understand” why his side weren’t awarded a penalty in the draw with Pescara.
Caner Erkin’s agent admits the Inter defender has “three offers from Spain and England”.
It’s reported Chelsea made an official offer for Alessio Romagnoli, but Milan made it clear he’s not for sale.
Lazio’s lawyer says there are “no plans” to sue Keita Balde Diao and expects Marcelo Bielsa news in December.
Bologna's Joey Saputo sounds reluctant to the idea of signing Mario Balotelli: 'We don't buy players for marketing purposes'.
Marco Borriello tries to galvanise Cagliari ahead of meeting Roma: 'We have everything to lose.'
Monaco offered their midfielder Joao Moutinho to Roma, who may consider him as an alternative to Borja Valero.
Sampdoria are about to sell youngster David Ivan to Bari, with a decisive meeting to be held today.
Milan may succeed in closing a deal today for Paris Saint-Germain's Benjamin Stambouli.
Coach Roberto Donadoni is 'happy for Mattia Destro', but he thinks Bologna should have been more clinical with Crotone.
Amadou Diawara's transfer remains wrapped in uncertainty as Napoli cancelled his medicals and booked them elsewhere.
Napoli officially denied that Maurizio Sarri not talking after the game against Pescara was due to an all-out Press silence.
Italy midfielder Marco Verratti returned from his long injury and scored in Paris Saint-Germain versus Metz.
Giuseppe Rossi's limited time in Juventus-Fiorentina once again set in motion rumours that he will leave.
Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani respects Gonzalo Higuain's choice to go to Juventus, but 'I would never have done that'.
Chelsea will meet Juan Cuadrado's agent today, say reports, as a loan to Juventus is still an open option.
Dries Mertens' spectacular condition of form could push a faded Lorenzo Insigne towards the Napoli bench.
Inter are back on the move for Santos youngster Gabigol, and there may be an opening for January.
Alessandro Florenzi and Leandro Paredes won't recover in time for Roma-Porto, but Kostas Manolas should make it.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Marek Hamsik felt Napoli should treasure the point earned at Pescara after a comeback, as it was down to “character.”
Eusebio Di Francesco was impressed with new faces and noted Sassuolo “like to dream” after a victory away to Palermo.
Rolando Maran saw “great mentality” from Chievo as they defeated Frank de Boer’s Inter 2-0.
Samir Handanovic and Danilo D’Ambrosio seemed to shift the blame for Inter’s 2-0 defeat against Chievo on to the club.
Pescara goalkeeper Albano Bizzarri explained precisely what happened with that revoked penalty decision against Napoli.
Massimo Oddo concedes the draw was deserved after a 2-2 with Napoli, but Pescara “start well and we can only improve.”
Frank de Boer explained his tactical choices after losing his Inter debut 2-0 at Chievo. “We have a lot of work to do.”
Lazio celebrated a seven-goal thriller in Bergamo, Sassuolo conquered Palermo, while Sampdoria won at Empoli and Bologna squeezed past Crotone.
Frank de Boer’s Serie A debut was a surprising 2-0 defeat at Chievo, as Valter Birsa scored an inspired brace.
Dries Mertens came off the bench and completed a great comeback, albeit amid controversy, as Napoli clawed a 2-2 at Pescara.

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