NEWS

New Roma signing Tin Jedvaj has been won over by Coach Rudi Garcia. “He handles interpersonal relationships well and we all feel important.”
Milan face Chelsea tonight in New York with Mario Balotelli and Riccardo Montolivo back as Max Allegri wants “concentration and pride.”
Sampdoria won the Trofeo Riccardo Garrone after a thrilling 4-3 victory over Olympique Marseille.
Walter Mazzarri expects “a tough game” against Valencia tonight, though Inter are “going way beyond even the best hopes I had.”
Juventus were still feeling the effects of pre-season preparation in their shock 3-1 defeat to LA Galaxy. “We need to wake up,” slammed Antonio Conte.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Milan continue negotiations with Fiorentina for Adem Ljajic, which could be closed at €10m after the player changed agent.
Cagliari earned a prestigious 1-0 victory over Fabrizio Ravanelli’s French side Ajaccio.
Arsene Wenger was impressed by Napoli in a 2-2 draw with Arsenal and confirmed Gervinho’s advanced talks with Roma.
Sassuolo played a six-goal thriller with Empoli, Alessandro Diamanti missed a penalty for Bologna and Atalanta ran riot against Brazilians.
Vincenzo Montella has advised Adem Ljajic to stay at Fiorentina after Milan sent a formal €8m offer.
Pepe Reina saved an Arsenal penalty on his Napoli debut and is excited to join “an ambitious project in the Champions League.”
Rafa Benitez saw “a good game” from Napoli in their 2-2 draw with Arsenal. “We showed what we can do.”
Serie B has its first coaching casualty, as Carmine Gautieri has left Bari by mutual consent after just 20 days.
Fiorentina continued their excellent pre-season preparations, beating Turkish side Gaziantepspor 4-1.
Lazio have officially signed Barcelona’s teenage full-back Moustapha Seck on a free transfer.
Lorenzo Insigne and Goran Pandev gave Napoli a 2-0 lead at the Emirates Cup on Gonzalo Higuain’s debut, but Arsenal fought back for a 2-2 draw after Pepe Reina’s penalty save.
Only details remain, so Roma could complete their €8m transfer for Arsenal’s Gervinho within hours.
Chievo were unlucky to rattle the woodwork and force a goalline clearance in their 1-0 friendly defeat away to Cardiff City.
Napoli hinted at meetings with Porto and Jackson Martinez’s agent declared “the offer is not far from the request.”
Fiorentina have reportedly warned Milan they must make a ‘formal offer’ to begin negotiations for Adem Ljajic.
Napoli take on Arsenal in London as part of the Emirates Cup this afternoon, as Gonzalo Higuain and Pepe Reina are set for their debuts.
Napoli have officially sent goalkeeper Antonio Rosati to newly-promoted Sassuolo.
Alessandro Del Piero is back in Italy for pre-season training with Sydney FC and wishes Carlos Tevez “all the best” at Juventus.
Stefano Mauri was cleared of sporting fraud, but the prosecutor insists “the proof is concrete and it’ll go differently in the civil court.”
Paul Pogba is not letting his Under-20 World Cup title go to his head. “I know I have to continue working and growing at Juventus.”
The changes to Week 1 and 2 have been confirmed, starting with Verona-Milan although they could change with the UEFA draws.
Levante have reportedly set their sights on both Inter winger Ezequiel Schelotto and Sassuolo’s Richmond Boakye.
Juventus are thought to have approached Sevilla for midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia, who is valued at €20m.
Rafa Benitez wants a Little Liverpool at Napoli, as after Pepe Reina they are reportedly targeting Javier Mascherano and Martin Skrtel.
President Massimo Moratti explains why he decided to sell part of Inter to Erick Thohir. “I am worried about the future of the club.”
Stephan El Shaarawy has no regrets about turning down a Premier League move. “I have been a Milan fan since childhood.”
Jose Mourinho reveals he had a secret meeting with Walter Mazzarri and believes “he can give Inter what they need now.”
Stefano Mauri was cleared of sporting fraud and banned for six months, but Lazio warn “it’s not over.”
Milan full-back Luca Antonini is thought to be the subject of an offer from Turkish club Besiktas.

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