NEWS

Rudi Garcia has updated on Mehdi Benatia, explained the importance of attitude for Roma and on plans with Francesco Totti.
Napoli’s Federico Fernandez has reportedly flown out to Wales this morning to complete formalities on a move to Swansea City.
Speculation over Sami Khedira’s future at Real Madrid continues, and Fiorentina reportedly have one person in particular pushing him their way.
Juventus reportedly have personal terms agreed with Luisao, but are struggling to agree a price with Benfica.
Davide Astori insists he did not turn down Lazio, choosing only Roma, as he reflects on the ‘sense of responsibility’ at the Giallorossi.
Pippo Inzaghi, Adriano Galliani and Silvio Berlusconi are reportedly decided on Milan’s next transfer objectives, including Douglas Costa.
Sky Sport 24 are running the line that Roma have a budgetary decision to make, as they currently sit €15m in the red.
Robinho’s agent has admitted that ‘technically’, the Brazilian could return to Milan at the end of his loan with Santos.
Strategic Advisor at Olympiacos, Christian Karembeu, admits Juventus are in for Kostas Manolas, but so too are English clubs.
The latest FIFA World Rankings are out for August and in a largely unchanged top 20, Italy remain in 14th position.
Reports in Britain today speculate that Liverpool are preparing a €25m bid for Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi.
Reports continue that Puma and the FIGC are prepared to co-fund a deal for Antonio Conte to become Italy Coach, for a net wage of €3.6m.
Giuseppe Rossi says ‘in other leagues’ Fiorentina would already be a Champions League side, but that the Europa League is not being dismissed.
Giuseppe Rossi has backed Antonio Conte as Italy’s next Coach, but says he has nothing to prove regarding his fitness.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Chievo beat Dubai club Al Ahli 2-1 in today’s friendly match.
Sponsors Puma could get involved to help Italy offer Antonio Conte a contract worth €4.9m per year.
Udinese fought back twice for a 2-2 friendly draw in Greece with Kalloni.
Newcastle United reportedly offered €10m for Palermo and Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez, also a Torino target.
Juventus and Milan are on high alert after Ezequiel Lavezzi’s contract renewal talks with PSG broke down.
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio admits they “did not play well” after a 2-1 friendly defeat to Romania.
Inter’s Europa League play-off with Stjarnan will be officiated by Croatian referee Mario Strahonja.
Mauricio Pinilla started with a bang, scoring both goals as Genoa beat Pro Vercelli 2-0.
Napoli and Argentina defender Federico Fernandez should be in Swansea tomorrow to undergo a medical.
Greece international Panagiotis Kone is officially an Udinese player after arriving from Bologna.
Gigi Di Biagio has work to do, as Italy’s Under-21 side suffered a surprise 2-1 friendly defeat in Romania.
Liverpool are tracking Sampdoria goalkeeper Sergio Romero, who played the World Cup Final with Argentina.
Adriano Galliani trusts “Diego Lopez and Pablo Armero will do very well” after completing their Milan moves.
Juventus are thought to be in talks for Benfica’s veteran centre-back Luisao.
Cesena have officially signed Franco Brienza from Atalanta on a one-year contract.
Napoli are reportedly in negotiations with Villarreal for Jonathan De Guzman, but face competition from QPR.
Milan have officially signed Pablo Armero from Udinese on a one-season loan deal.
Nemanja Vidic reveals he is working on communication with Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic. “We see the whole game.”
Diego Lopez is officially a Milan player after completing his transfer from Real Madrid.
Empoli have officially signed Matias Vecino from Fiorentina and Inter’s Diego Laxalt, both on loan.

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