NEWS

Stephan El Shaarawy, Alessandro Florenzi and Graziano Pellè are expected to start for Italy in a 3-4-3 formation against Spain.
Genoa have reportedly agreed a deal for Cucuta Deportivo winger Jefferson Murillo.
Gonzalo Higuain’s agent assured he is very happy at Napoli and they can win the Scudetto “with help from God.”
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent said he’d “love to join Lazio, but Sunderland have a lot of money and don’t give gifts.”
Panathinaikos Coach Andrea Stramaccioni is the favourite to take over Atalanta from Edy Reja next season.
Antonio Rudiger has absolutely no regrets at joining Roma. “At no moment did I doubt my decision to come here.”
Sevilla President Jose Castro admits they “don’t know if we’ll be able to keep” Ever Banega from joining Inter.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte tested out a 3-4-3 formation in training ahead of Thursday’s friendly with Spain.
Alberto Paloschi is “getting used to” Premier League football with Swansea City and still watches Chievo games.
Genoa will be without Nicolas Burdisso, Alessio Cerci and Cristian Ansaldi for at least three weeks.
Axel Witsel has confirmed he “intends to leave Zenit this summer,” alerting Milan and Juventus among others.
The Serie A match between Chievo and Carpi has been moved to Saturday April 9.
Gigi Di Biagio wants all three points from the Italy Under-21 side’s qualifier against the Republic of Ireland, but loses another player.
Inter will not make Adem Ljajic’s loan transfer from Roma permanent, claim reports.
Spanish paper AS has again claimed Real Madrid will bring back Alvaro Morata from Juventus to sell him on at a profit to Arsenal.
Livorno and Avellino have fired their Coaches to bring in Franco Colomba and Dario Marcolin respectively.
Manchester United and Bayern Munich are among clubs tracking Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly.
Italy confirmed the squad numbers for friendlies against Spain and Germany on March 24 and 29, but nobody has 10.
Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira has been given a two-match ban, but video evidence cannot be used against Fernando and Leonardo Blanchard.
Luigi Di Biagio confirms “I feel ready” to take over as Italy CT when Antonio Conte leaves.
Bournemouth are not expected to sign Roma winger Juan Iturbe outright, so he could return to Porto.
Spain winger Pedro expects “a tough game” against Italy on Thursday night.
Pescara Coach Massimo Oddo declares “I have absolutely not signed for Lazio”.
Former FIGC President Giancarlo Abete confirms Euro 2016 risks being behind closed doors.
UEFA has released a statement to “reaffirm its commitment” to safety at Euro 2016 this summer.
Torino have announced that striker Ciro Immobile will be out for around a month with a thigh injury.
Both Milan and Inter will compete in this summer’s International Champions Cup in the USA.
Fabio Cannavaro “would like” to take over from Antonio Conte as Italy CT.
Luca Toni laments Italy’s lack of strikers “used to playing at a high level” such as himself or Alessandro Del Piero.
FIFA has launched an official investigation into alleged bribery in the bidding process for the 2006 World Cup.
Federico Bernardeschi believes his versatility could be helpful for Italy after receiving his first call-up.
Alessandro Florenzi assures Italy CT Antonio Conte hasn’t eased-up - “we had three sessions yesterday!”
Referee Nicola Rizzoli insists Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci didn’t headbutt him - “watch the video, it’s clear”.
Beppe Iachini says he ‘had a positive experience’ with Palermo despite being sacked twice in one season.
Ciro Immobile underlines that ‘I’m still a Sevilla player’ but says that moving to Torino on loan was ‘a necessary choice’.