NEWS

Jorginho was snubbed by Italy Coach Antonio Conte and the Napoli midfielder’s agent warns “Brazil really like him too.”
Inter announced a prestigious friendly with Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Paris Saint-Germain in Doha on December 30.
Walter Zenga “does not feel betrayed” by the Sampdoria sack, but notes “I leave the team two points off Juventus.”
Roma President James Pallotta says the Rome Derby win was their ‘best game of the season’ and wants a solution with the Ultras.
Fiorentina co-owner Andrea Della Valle says Sampdoria target Vincenzo Montella’s buyout clause ‘must be respected.’
Luiz Adriano says he had ‘butterflies in the stomach to wear Milan’s shirt’ and that their goal is ‘to fight for the title.’
Stefano Okaka praises Italy CT Antonio Conte for his return to the national team: “He looks beyond prejudices and gossip.”
Genoa’s Sebastian De Maio and Kalidou Koulibaly of Napoli have been suspended for one match after the weekend matches.
Italy ‘need men and not just players’ according to Milan’s Riccardo Montolivo, who backs CT Antonio Conte’s selection.
Milan's Riccardo Montolivo says he ‘hopes Andrea Pirlo is part of the Italy team’ after the New York City FC player was snubbed by ntonio Conte.
Napoli winger Dries Mertens has reportedly been injured on international duty with Belgium and could face four to five weeks out.
Sampdoria have officially sacked Walter Zenga after less than half a year on the bench.
The agent of Milan forward M’Baye Niang says he ‘only wants Milan’ and that he ‘can play with everyone, no exceptions.’
Lazio sporting director Igli Tare criticises Rome Derby referee Paolo Tagliavento, but says ‘we can return to the standards of last season’.
Milan’s on-loan Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli is reportedly at risk of needing an operation for his groin injury.
Palermo star Franco Vazquez has called the sacking of Coach Giuseppe Iachini an ‘enormous injustice.’
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini says he sacked Coach Giuseppe Iachini today because ‘there was no chemistry any more’.
Juventus will send a representative to speak with Everton about Romelu Lukaku, according to reports.
There are reports that Sampdoria could offer Fiorentina Roberto Soriano or Ervin Zukanovic to avoid paying Vincenzo Montella’s release clause.
MLS ‘appeals’ to Paris Saint-Germain’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and age is no obstacle: “My body is a car: The more you drive it, the better it works.”
Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says that ‘Serie A is the best league in the world’ and reflects on his time in Italy.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic says ‘there was a concrete Milan offer’ in the summer but that ‘it wasn’t what I wanted’.
Walter Zenga responds to his imminent sacking as Coach of Sampdoria: “C’est la vie.”
Palermo have officially sacked Coach Giuseppe Iachini and replaced him with Davide Ballardini.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Lazio’s Senad Lulic has apologised to Roma winger Mohammed Salah for injuring him during the Rome Derby.
Juventus director general Giuseppe Marotta says ‘third place is the minimum goal’ and believes Andrea Pirlo ‘wouldn’t accept Inter'.
Sampdoria have agreed a deal with Vincenzo Montella to replace Walter Zenga according to widespread reports, but Fiorentina must release him first.
Milan have announced that Mario Balotelli has had to see a Danish consultant for his groin injury.
Verona have reportedly decided to stick with under-fire Coach Andrea Mandorlini following a club summit.
Juventus have announced a €16.8m profit for the first quarter of 2014/15, a €45.4 improvement from last year.
Reports suggest that Milan will try to sign out of favour Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu should Diego Lopez leave.
Juventus are reportedly ready to offer Patrice Evra a one-year contract extension with the option of a second season.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent says he ‘didn’t abandon Italy’ after Antonio Conte left him out of his Azzurri squad.
Gonzalo Higuain’s agent and brother Nicolas Higuain has ruled out a departure using Article 17: “It’s not our style.”