NEWS

There are remarkable reports that Samuel Eto’o will join Sampdoria with a contract that includes a film of his life.
Xherdan Shaqiri could get his Inter debut against Empoli, Roma face Paulo Dybala’s exciting Palermo before a Lazio-Napoli showdown for third place.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero's three-month ban for racist comments against Erick Thohir has been removed, while his €10,000 fine remains.
Dries Mertens’ agent speaks out and reveals the Napoli player wants more playing time, while his future will be decided ‘step by step’.
Andre-Pierre Gignac's agent was spotted in Milan today and is rumoured to be discussing a transfer from Marseille to Inter or Napoli.
Lazio's Cristian Ledesma is still uncertain about where he will be playing come the end of his contract, according to his agent.
Hajduk Split director Goran Vucevic confirms that Tino-Sven Susic will join Inter by the end of this month.
Christian Maggio’s agent reassures that the full-back will stay with Napoli, and that a meeting is scheduled to discuss his contract.
Genoa have apparently scheduled a meeting on Monday with Roma for striker Marco Borriello, while remaining hopeful for Inter's George Puscas.
Roma have reportedly made their first offer for Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah, set at a loan for €1m and a purchase option at a further €15m.
Antonio Cassano denies links with Genoa, saying that he ‘loves Sampdoria’ and would like to rejoin them, but for now focus is on ‘saving Parma’.
Walter Sabatini suggests Roma will not be active for the rest of this transfer window, and praises Palermo striker Paulo Dybala.
Empoli Coach Maurizio Sarri admits that this is ‘the worst time’ to face Inter, who he sees as at their ‘maximum level’.
Inter defender Juan Jesus laments his three-game ban for elbowing Juventus’ Giorgio Chiellini and says the latter’s comments ‘sadden’ him.
Inter's Mateo Kovacic says his team was ‘excellent’ against Genoa, as he looks ahead to a ‘must-win’ game against Empoli.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia reiterates his openness to the possibility of tactical variation with a tweet about formations not being ‘the Holy Grail’.
Reports suggest that Liverpool winger Suso has signed a contract with Milan that will take him to Italy this month.
Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal and defender Angelo Ogbonna are expected to skip the match against Verona on Sunday for medical reasons.
Details of striker Samuel Eto'o's potential contract with Sampdoria suggest a deal for two-and-a-half years as a player, then a future as a director.
Milan's Adriano Galliani confirms that Liverpool's Suso is close to a January arrival, and admits a full-back will arrive if an ‘opportunity presents itself’.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini admits Roma are ‘strong’, but promises that his team will ‘score twice anyway’.
Reports suggest that a new agreement is close between Udinese and Sampdoria over the transfer of Luis Muriel.
Yann M’Vila looks set to leave Inter, with reports suggesting confirmation will emerge in the next few hours.
There are reports that Sampdoria have finalised a deal for Samuel Eto’o, and a medical could take place on Monday.
Gigi Buffon says his motivation is the desire to prove his detractors wrong, and targets the Coppa Italia.
There’s good news for Roma, as Leandro Castan is set to return to training next month following brain surgery.
The agent of Juventus target Martin Montoya says his client still wants to leave Barcelona, despite more game time.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has cast doubt on Sampdoria’s move for Samuel Eto’o, saying the club has received no ‘concrete’ offers.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent insists his client won’t leave Juventus in January, but isn’t sure what will happen this summer.
Milan’s Riccardo Saponara has joined Empoli on loan until the end of the season, with the option of an outright purchase in the summer.
Dani Osvaldo and Yann M’Vila are not in the Inter squad which will face Empoli tomorrow, with both likely to leave the club.
Ravel Morrison’s agent has arrived in Italy to try and complete a deal with Lazio for his client’s signature.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia has named the squad which will travel to Sicily to face Palermo tomorrow night.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini warns that a trip to Empoli is always difficult as he takes his side to Tuscany tomorrow.

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