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Milan are raising their bid for Roma defender Alessio Romagnoli to €28m, just €2m off the asking price.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Italian reports claim Napoli and Leicester City have agreed a fee for Gokhan Inler, but the player turned the move down.
Italy striker Ciro Immobile’s appearance for Sevilla against Watford lasted only five minutes before he was stretchered off.
Sergej Milinković-Savić’s move to Lazio is reportedly a done deal, with the player set to sign a five-year contract.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri has named a 26-man squad for the friendly with Marseille, with Roberto Pereyra returning.
Genoa have officially completed the signing of Olivier Ntcham from Manchester City on a two-year loan deal.
Mr Bee is set for more talks with Milan over the weekend, but it’s reported Silvio Berlusconi does not want Doyen Sports’ involvement.
Andrea Pirlo believes Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli can still become ‘one of the top forwards in Europe’.
Daniele Rugani is reportedly set to sign an extension to his Juventus contract, remaining in Turin until 2020.
Wojciech Szczesny is in the Roma squad for the trip to face Sporting CP in Lisbon, with Gervinho also returning.
Schalke 04 have reportedly told Juventus they must complete a deal for Julian Draxler by Sunday, or not at all.
Stevan Jovetic has officially joined Inter from Manchester City on an initial loan basis.
Cagliari have reportedly agreed a fee with Fiorentina for defender Davide Astori, who is expected to officially sign this evening.
Parma are rebuilding in the amateur Serie D, and have already sold a record-breaking number of season tickets.
Empoli defender Elseid Hysaj is on the verge of becoming a Napoli player, after reportedly agreeing a five-year contract.
Gianfranco Zola admits it’s ‘sad’ to see his former club Parma in Serie D, but hopes for a ‘great recovery’.
Al-Arabi Coach Gianfranco Zola believes Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli and free agent Antonio Cassano should join him in Qatar.
Napoli are reportedly battling Turkish side Fenerbahce for Inter defender Juan Jesus.
New signing Mario Suarez predicts Fiorentina will have an ‘excellent’ season, after joining from Atletico Madrid.
President Massimo Ferrero warns Sampdoria ‘must do better’ after the Europa League disaster, but Walter Zenga’s job is safe for now.
Edin Dzeko reportedly protested with Manchester City over their difficulties in finding a deal with Roma.
Sporting director Pantaleo Corvino says Liverpool's Mario Balotelli can be 'saved', but is very distant from Bologna's possibilities.
Daniele De Rossi says Roma must be considered Juventus' 'first rival', while admiring Maurizio Sarri's Napoli.
Roma reportedly have an agreement with Fluminense for Gerson, cornering competitors Barcelona.
Riccardo Saponara wants to prove that Empoli's endurance in Serie A is 'not an accident', and that they don't need 'big names'.
Igli Tare says that if Lazio can stay in the Champions League, they'll have their 'big quality leap in two, three, four years'.
Director Igli Tare says Lazio's pre-season friendlies mean nothing: 'The idea was to regain condition, not to win.'
Miroslav Klose hopes in another third place for Lazio next season, and counts on their 'young talents'.
Palermo's new signing Matheus Cassini says he wants to have 'a great season' but will put the team first.
Fiorentina could close for Cagliari's Davide Astori in the next two days, beating the competition of Juventus.
Mohamed Salah looks forward to starting with Roma after his first meeting with Coach Rudi Garcia: 'I can't wait!'
President James Pallotta and sporting director Walter Sabatini reportedly made contradictory statements over Roma's mercato.
Marco Andreolli's agent admits he is likely to leave Inter and touts Sampdoria as one of several possible destinations.
Paul Pogba says winning a fifth consecutive Scudetto is 'only down to us', and swats down rumours of a transfer.

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