NEWS

Argentina include Gonzalo Higuain in their starting line-up to face Nigeria, while captain Lionel Messi also starts.
Outgoing Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi is confident Antonio Cassano will remain a Gialloblu player come next season.
The Gazzetta Dello Sport today reports that Inter have made contact with the representatives of Dani Osvaldo.
James Rodriguez’s agent has admitted that Napoli are just one of the club interested in signing the playmaker.
Everton boss Roberto Martinez has claimed that Luis Suarez ‘needs help’ following his bite on Giorgio Chiellini.
Napoli boss Rafa Benitez has sent his condolences to the family of Ciro Esposito – the fan who sadly passed away this morning.
There are sensational reports in the Italian Press this morning that Clarence Seedorf could be set for a new job – at Inter.
Luis Suarez’s bite on Giorgio Chiellini could cost the Uruguay international a big-money move to Spain, reports suggest.
Cesare Prandelli will spend his summer in Thailand for some much-needed rest and relaxation, it has been revealed.
Arsene Wenger has vehemently denied suggestions that Mario Balotelli will leave Milan for Arsenal.
Japan boss Alberto Zaccheroni will go back to Asia to discuss his future with the national team.
A Swedish football fan has won over €1,000 thanks to Luis Suarez’s bite on Giorgio Chiellini yesterday.
The Gazzetta dello Sport lead with the claim that the Italy squad was at odds with Mario Balotelli and Antonio Cassano for the entire World Cup.
Ciro Esposito, the Napoli fan who was shot before May’s Coppa Italia final, has passed away.
Reports in the Italian Press this morning suggest that the Azzurri’s loss to Uruguay on Tuesday will be the last action for several players.
FIFA have revealed that disciplinary proceedings against Luis Suarez have been opened after his bite on Giorgio Chiellini.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Greece secured dramatic World Cup qualification and Coach Fernando Santos told fans to “go out into the street and celebrate.”
Colombia Coach Jose Pekerman congratulated his team and a record-breaking Faryd Mondragon.
Jose Luis Pinto was “very satisfied” with Costa Rica’s performance against England, as they won Group D.
Roy Hodgson tried to “take positives” from England’s World Cup campaign after their 0-0 draw with Costa Rica.
Alberto Zaccheroni concedes he “thought Japan would perform a lot better” in the World Cup.
Sabri Lamouchi announced “my story with the Ivory Coast ends this evening” after their World Cup exit.
Georgios Samaras converted a stoppage-time penalty to give Greece passage to the Last 16, stunning the Ivory Coast.
Jackson Martinez bagged a brace as Colombia crushed Japan 4-1 and made history, setting up a Last 16 meeting with Uruguay.
Daniele De Rossi slammed Mario Balotelli. “We need real men, not Panini stickers or characters.”
Uruguay captain Diego Lugano incredibly blamed Giorgio Chiellini for the Luis Suarez bite. “His attitude is worst of all.”
Cesare Prandelli urged clubs to help Italian football improve, but also accused fans and media. “We were almost ashamed.”
Luis Suarez told Uruguay media about the bite on Giorgio Chiellini. “These things happen in the box.”
Roberto Mancini, Massimiliano Allegri, Luciano Spalletti and Alberto Zaccheroni are candidates for Italy Coach.
Uruguay Coach Oscar Washington Tabarez defended Luis Suarez’s bite on Giorgio Chiellini against “cheap morality.”
Cesare Prandelli explained his Italy resignation, noting Mario Balotelli was “part of the project” that failed.
Cesare Prandelli has resigned as Italy Coach. “The technical project failed and it’s only right I take responsibility.”
Either the Ivory Coast or Greece could still qualify for the Last 16, so go head-to-head this evening.
Colombia want to secure first place in Group C, but Alberto Zaccheroni’s Japan need points.

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