NEWS

Udinese talent Luis Muriel has fuelled speculation of an Inter move. “I’ve supported them since I was a kid.”
Erik Lamela is a transfer target for numerous clubs, but insists “I am even more determined to stay at Roma.”
There are two unusual transfer rumours around Napoli, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Morgan De Sanctis and Sunderland’s Simon Mignolet.
Napoli midfielder Blerim Dzemaili admits he was “very close to joining Milan in January.”
Carlo Ancelotti is “tired and disappointed” with PSG, as they are refusing to release him so he can join Real Madrid.
Italy’s opponents Mexico have confirmed their Confederations Cup squad and shirt numbers.
Mario Balotelli has publicly apologised for his red card and furious reaction. “I need to learn... still.”
Roma received positive news on the availability of candidates Marcelo Bielsa, Gerardo Martino and Rudi Garcia.
It is now official that Fabrizio Ravanelli is the new Coach of Ligue 1 side Ajaccio.
Juventus are thought to be closing in on Torino and Italy defender Angelo Ogbonna, including Ciro Immobile in the deal.
“Italy and Holland are the strongest teams in the tournament,” said Israel Coach Guy Luzon ahead of tonight’s Under-21 clash.
Sampdoria have announced they’ll play Olympique Marseille in the first edition of the Trofeo Riccardo Garrone.
Juventus are closer than ever to Carlos Tevez, especially amid reports Arsenal have agreed a deal with Gonzalo Higuain.
La Gazzetta dello Sport claims Milan are considering a €40m Manchester City offer for Stephan El Shaarawy, while Chelsea want Kevin-Prince Boateng.
Italy continue their European Under-21 Championships tonight against hosts Israel and Ciro Immobile feels “it’ll be tougher than England.”
Italian media claim Chelsea have offered €55m (£46.7m) for Edinson Cavani, but Napoli are set to turn it down.
Alberto Aquilani insisted the 0-0 draw with the Czech Republic “was not such a poor performance.”
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Mario Balotelli took to Twitter to vent his frustration at the red card against the Czech Republic. “You can support another country.”
Brazil have lost Leandro Damiao for the Confederations Cup, calling in Atletico Mineiro forward Jo instead.
Gigi Buffon defended Mario Balotelli and felt Italy rarely give their best in June after he rescued a 0-0 draw in the Czech Republic.
Cesare Prandelli insisted “it was a very valuable point” against the Czech Republic, but he will lecture Mario Balotelli after the dismissal.
Mario Balotelli was sent off, but Gigi Buffon’s heroics earned Italy a goalless draw in the Czech Republic.
Italy won their European Under-21 Championship opener and Devis Mangia warns hosts Israel will be “tough” tomorrow.
Marcelo Bielsa is now up for the Roma bench after Athletic Bilbao announced he would be leaving.
Udinese will play against English club Queens Park Rangers in Austria on July 20.
Milan trio Mario Balotelli, Stephan El Shaarawy and Riccardo Montolivo lead the way as Italy face the Czech Republic tonight.
Lazio midfielder Cristian Ledesma “is very disappointed with Cesare Prandelli” after receiving only one Italy cap.
Catania presented new forward Sebastian Leto to the fans today. “This is an important step for my career.”
A new candidate has emerged in the race to take over at Roma – Newell’s Old Boys Coach Gerardo ‘Tata’ Martino.
After Manchester United, now Monaco and Coach Claudio Ranieri are linked with Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio.
Udinese confirmed Inter “are not the only club” who made an offer for Dusan Basta this summer.
Reports continue to build that Juventus have agreed an £8m deal with Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez.
“The new Roma Coach is 90 per cent likely to be foreign and should be announced in the middle of next week,” said Walter Sabatini.
Marco Verratti ignored questions on whether he’ll join Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid. “We’ll see...”

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