NEWS

Juventus are reportedly close to signing 17-year-old Pedro Pereira from Sampdoria, beating Leicester City.
Roma and Milan have reportedly agreed terms for Stephan El Shaarawy, as the ex-Monaco player gives his all-clear.
Fiorentina are ready to swoop for Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic, as his contract is running down.
Juventus are only prepared to let Simone Zaza go to West Ham or Crystal Palace for €30m (£22m).
Inter asked Paris Saint-Germain about Ezequiel Lavezzi, Adrien Rabiot and Gregory van der Wiel.
Genoa are close to registering 19-year-old Internacional striker Bruno Gomes in time to face Sampdoria.
Serie A action returns on Tuesday and Wednesday, including the Genoa Derby, Juventus-Verona, Chievo-Roma, Napoli-Torino and Empoli-Inter.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fiorentina are reportedly looking at taking Munir El Haddadi and Sandro Ramirez on loan from Barcelona.
Milan target Giannelli Imbula’s agent confirms “Porto want to sell and we could talk to clubs from Monday.”
Italian sources claim Lazio are in negotiations with Manchester United for Felipe Anderson, but there is no sign of a deal.
Verona are in negotiations with Middlesbrough to swap goalkeepers Rafael and Michael Agazzi.
Paul Pogba reveals the work ethic at Juventus “made me feel like Manchester United was a vacation.”
Juventus have set their eyes on midfielder Ilkay Gundogan, but Borussia Dortmund are shutting up shop.
Mario Balotelli's agent reveals that a return to Liverpool is 'possible' at the end of his Milan loan.
Inter's Miranda believes Serie A is 'more balanced' than La Liga: 'We're aiming for the Champions League, but why not Scudetto?'
Genoa are looking for a star striker and their prime candidate is either Milan's Stephan El Shaarawy or Fiorentina's Giuseppe Rossi.
Defender Alex is 'pleased with Milan's first part of the season', and looks ahead to the 'crucial' January matches.
Marco Sturaro says Juventus found new strength in 'versatility' and looks ahead to Bayern Munich: 'Yes, we can win'.
Empoli's Marko Livaja will meet his former team Inter on Wednesday: 'I have good memories with them, but now let's cause them trouble!'
Juventus have dived straight into the €35m race to sign unsettled Real Madrid starlet Isco, battling Manchester City and Milan.
Jeison Murillo said it is Inter’s “duty” to talk about the Scudetto and he doesn’t care if they play badly.
Around 10,000 fans turned up for Fiorentina’s first training session of 2016 and were rewarded by a giant heart.
Empoli Coach Marco Giampaolo is ready for “unpredictable” Inter and reveals he had agreed to take over at Juventus.
Franco Vazquez confirms this will be his last season at Palermo. “I want to win silverware and dream of Euro 2016.”
Radja Nainggolan “had other offers, but I am convinced we can win with Roma” and put Barcelona behind them.
Montpellier, Bournemouth, Vitesse and PSV Eindhoven look at Napoli outcast Jonathan de Guzman.
Federico Bernardeschi is “honoured” by Carlo Ancelotti compliments, but is focused on Fiorentina and their Scudetto push.
Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia will reportedly reject more money from Norwich City in order to join Bologna.
Eder believes Tuesday’s Genoa Derby could be “the turning point in Sampdoria’s season.”
Milan, Fiorentina and Napoli are doing battle for Atalanta and Italy Under-21 international midfielder Alberto Grassi.
Edin Dzeko hopes to put a “very stressful and turbulent” 2015 behind him and “repay” Roma for their faith in him.
Luca Toni admits he “hasn’t decided yet” whether to retire at the end of the season and looks back over Juventus regrets.
Inter are pushing hard for OGC Nice creative midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa, as Sofiane Feghouli is too expensive.
Diego Perotti is on the verge of completing a €12m transfer from Genoa to Roma.