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It is rumoured that Juventus and Arsenal are set to do business again with a January swap between Alessandro Matri and Johan Djourou.
Siena swept past Torino 2-0 in the Coppa Italia this evening to set up a Fifth Round tie with Lazio.
Stephan El Shaarawy insists Milan “believe we can qualify for the Champions League” after their victory over leaders Juventus.
Roma have reportedly sent scouts to view Newcastle United right-back Danny Simpson with an eye on a January move.
President Massimo Moratti closes the door on reports of a Mario Balotelli reunion and says “the team will remain more or less intact” this season.
Bologna are through to the next phase of the Coppa Italia and will face Napoli after getting the better of Livorno 1-0.
Players’ union FIFPro have released a statement urging clubs to “end blackmail behaviour,” such as Inter’s situation with Wesley Sneijder.
Alexandre Pato “is happy at Milan,” insisted his agent after a meeting with Vice-President Adriano Galliani.
Italy will face England, Israel and Norway in the European Under-21 Championship in Israel in June 2013.
Atalanta are braced for the worst after Guido Marilungo was stretchered off in tears just weeks after his return from a six-month injury lay-off.
Novara goalkeeper Alberto Maria Fontana’s three-and-a-half-year ban in the betting scandal has been wiped out by the TNAS tribunal.
Wesley Sneijder told fans “I don’t know what will happen” after the Inter midfielder was linked with Bayern Munich and Fenerbahce.
Atalanta have booked a last 16 Coppa Italia game against Roma after beating Cesena 3-1 on Wednesday afternoon.
Struggling Serie B outfit Reggina have dumped Chievo Verona out of the Coppa Italia with a 1-0 win at the Bentegodi.
Porto turned down an offer from Italian giants Roma for Rolando, the player has revealed.
Fabio Cannavaro has backed Juventus’ Andrea Pirlo or Andres Iniesta of Barcelona to win the 2012 FIFA Ballon d’Or.
Roma striker Pablo Daniel Osvaldo wouldn’t report a teammate who tried to fix a game – he’d beat him up instead.
Lazio veteran Tommaso Rocchi is facing a spell on the sidelines after picking up an injury.
Marek Hamsik has warned Juventus and the rest of Italy that Napoli are serious about winning the Scudetto this season.
After a four-day feast of football, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from the Week 14 games.
Reto Ziegler is not overly concerned with the fact that Juventus – the club who still own him – are top of the League.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano understands why some fans are dreaming of the Scudetto.
Don’t go looking for seat No 17 in the main stand at Cagliari’s new Is Arenas as you won’t find it…
UEFA President Michel Platini has revealed that the Europa League could be scrapped in favour of an even bigger Champions League.
Milan stopper Mattia De Sciglio is playing down suggestions that he should soon become a stable member of the Italian international set-up.
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho remains one of Inter’s biggest fans. “I celebrate when they win and I suffer when they lose.”
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta insists that it is in the club’s DNA to fight for the Italian championship.
Twelve players will miss out on the Week 15 Serie A action after they were suspended for one game.
Bologna have decided to give boss Stefano Pioli a duel role by making him the club’s sporting director on an interim basis.
Alessandro Del Piero has a new Coach after Frank Farina was named as the boss of Sydney FC.
The 2013 South American Youth Championship could have consequences for Italian giants Roma.
Rubin Kazan stopper Salvatore Bocchetti is once again being linked with a possible move to Italian champions Juventus.
Maxi Lopez is hoping to be back in action and scoring goals for Sampdoria by the end of January.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
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