NEWS

Juventus have officially signed defender Martin Caceres on a permanent basis with a contract until June 2016.
Alexandre Pato insists he is “ready” to play for Brazil in the Olympics, as Milan hire a new American athletic trainer to deal with their many injuries.
Zdenek Zeman is wanted by Roma, Fiorentina, Lazio and of course current club Pescara. “We’ll make a decision next week.”
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini reveals he nearly signed Yaya Touré at Inter and explains why he moved to England.
It is now official that ex-Roma chief Daniele Pradè is the new director of sport at Fiorentina, replacing Pantaleo Corvino.
There are reports Claudio Ranieri has met with West Bromwich Albion to take over from new England manager Roy Hodgson.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has confirmed Siena boss “Giuseppe Sannino will be our new Coach.”
Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he will stick with Milan, although “there is no money to buy the players we need. Anything can happen.”
Parma’s Sebastian Giovinco has underlined that he will only return to Juventus with the guarantee that he won’t be immediately sold on.
Germany boss Joachim Low is confident that Lazio’s Miroslav Klose will be ready for the start of Euro 2012.
Manchester City forward Mario Balotelli returned to full training with the Italian national side on Friday.
Inter chief Massimo Moratti is happy with the arrival of Rodrigo Palacio, while he suggested that the club will also consider a bid for Ezequiel Lavezzi.
Parma have confirmed that Fabiano Santacroce – currently Napoli owned – will remain at the Stadio Tardini.
Claudio Marchisio has told Euro 2012 opponents Spain that Italy will have no fear going into their June 10 clash.
Cesena will reportedly today appoint Coach Nicola Campedelli – the brother of club President Igor!
Antonio Conte has asked the club to now strengthen the squad after he was handed a new contract at Juventus.
Alessandro Del Piero says he has still not decided where he will be playing his football next season after leaving Juventus.
The representative of Emanuele Giaccherini has dismissed interest from Wolfsburg by insisting the player will stay at Juventus.
Alberto Aquilani could still seal a permanent move to Milan this summer, the Liverpool player’s agent has declared.
What will €10m get you on the transfer market this summer? The answer is Atalanta and Italian Under-21 international Manolo Gabbiadini.
Diego Milito thinks that the proposed arrivals of Rodrigo Palacio and Ezequiel Lavezzi would see the return of the real Inter.
Paris Saint-Germain have offered Napoli a transfer fee of €26m for Ezequiel Lavezzi, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Torino boss Giampiero Ventura has urged Angelo Ogbonna to stay, while he’d happily sign Andrea Ranocchia from Inter.
The Gazzetta dello Sport claims that Arsenal’s Robin Van Persie was in Turin last week to mull over a move to Juventus.
Genoa have confirmed that Roma are interested in Alexander Merkel and Mattia Destro, but no deal has been done for either youngster.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Cesare Prandelli’s Italy side beat lower League minnows Virtus Vecomp 6-0 in a practice game on Thursday evening.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli admits that he may be tempted to take all six of his current strikers to Euro 2012.
MLS outfit Montreal Impact have confirmed the signing of veteran Bologna striker Marco Di Vaio.
Juventus have confirmed that Coach Antonio Conte has signed a new contract with the club until June 2015.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta has answered transfer questions about Edinson Cavani, Marco Borriello, Didier Drogba, Sebastian Giovinco, Marco Verratti and Mattia Destro.
Inter kicked off their two-game tour of Indonesia with a 3-0 victory over an Indonesian League XI on Thursday afternoon.
Parma have announced that they intend to take up their option to sign Ludovic Biabiany from Sampdoria.
Napoli ‘keeper Morgan De Sanctis believes that Mario Balotelli could make a key difference for Italy at Euro 2012.
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu has confirmed that his club are pondering a bid for Napoli’s Ezequiel Lavezzi.

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