NEWS

Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez has spoken of his happiness after acquiring ‘two quality players’ in Manolo Gabbiadini and Ivan Strinic.
Rudi Garcia says Kevin Strootman will be like a new signing for Roma in the second half of the season, and warns Mattia Destro is not for sale.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia warns Roma’s road to the Scudetto is a long one, but believes his players have what it takes.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella admits to some ‘bitterness’ as goalkeeper Norberto Neto confirms he will leave the Viola.
Milan Coach Filippo Inzaghi assures that Milan’s injury crisis is easing, as he prepares to welcome back several players.
Filippo Inzaghi insists he’s only thinking about tomorrow’s game with Sassuolo as Milan hunt third spot.
Milan Coach Filippo Inzaghi says Alessio Cerci has been his primary target since the summer, and praises Fernando Torres.
Napoli have confirmed the signings of Ivan Strinic and Manolo Gabbiadini, after the players passed medicals.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri admits Juventus are looking at Wesley Sneijder, and believes the Dutchman would improve his side.
Max Allegri says the result against Inter will come down entirely to having a clear head, whilst he plays down Carlos Tevez’s recent words.
Roberto Mancini says ahead of facing Juventus that he doesn't want an Inter ‘that thinks it's impossible’ to win, whilst he updates on Lukas Podolski.
Genoa have confirmed that they have signed Tino Costa from Spartak Moscow on an initial loan deal.
Fiorentina are rumoured to be accelerating their operation to bring Alessandro Diamanti back to Italy, despite opposition by Guangzhou Evergrande.
Roma are considering Samir Handanovic, as part of a multiple transfer scheme that would see Fiorentina’s Norberto Neto at Inter.
Sampdoria are still in talks over Luis Muriel and have raised their offer to €10m, though Udinese still demand €15m.
Inter’s Lukas Podolski has a chance of debuting in the Derby d'Italia against Juventus, as clearance on his move from Arsenal is expected.
Inter are looking to close on Bayern Munich's Xherdan Shaqiri, with their offer outlined to the player today and director Piero Ausilio ready to depart.
Milan have confirmed that Alessio Cerci has signed off on his loan move from Atletico Madrid to the Rossoneri.
Fiorentina owner Andrea Della Valle is expected to hold a summit today to determine whether to sell or bench goalkeeper Norberto Neto.
Adrian Mutu was expected to join Fiorentina today for a trial training period, but reports suggest he may have decided against it at the last minute.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio wants fewer teams in Serie A to better distribute TV rights, and hopes 2015 will see ‘the beginning of the reform’.
Milan have reportedly defined their offer for Roma striker Mattia Destro, and are looking at a loan deal and purchase option of €15m.
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Galatasaray Coach Hamza Hamzaoglu would listen to Juventus offers if Wesley Sneijder “told me he wanted to leave.”
West Bromwich Albion are showing an interest in Inter’s Japanese international full-back Yuto Nagatomo.
Manolo Gabbiadini admits he “did not expect this” after 1,000 Napoli fans shut down the airport to welcome him.
Stefano Colantuono insists Atalanta will face Genoa with “high intensity” to upset them at Marassi.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito said his team goes into “three Punic Wars” against Sampdoria, Roma and Napoli.
Cagliari reportedly have a deal to sign defender Alejandro Gonzalez on loan from Verona.
Napoli fans shut down the airport as they rushed in their hundreds to greet Manolo Gabbiadini ahead of his €13m transfer.
Sampdoria are on the verge of signing Udinese and Colombia forward Luis Muriel for €15m.
Penarol talent Kevin Mendez has flown in for Roma. “I am very happy to be playing in Italy, though I’m not sure where yet.”
Paul Pogba puts Super Cup defeat behind Juventus. “The objective is to win the Scudetto and go further in the Champions League.”
Lazio have named their squad for tomorrow’s game with Sampdoria, including Antonio Candreva and Lucas Biglia.
Wesley Sneijder’s agent warned Juventus that “Galatasaray don’t want to sell” for less than his €20m release clause.

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