What the papers say...
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Vargas for Liverpool or Malaga
Juan Manuel Vargas “could leave Fiorentina” and has received interest from Liverpool and Malaga, confirmed his agent.
Memories of 16-year-old star Pirlo
Andrea Pirlo has won over Europe with his performances, but Eugenio Corini remembers “on his debut aged 16 we knew a star had been born.”
Cannavaro targets Super Cup
Napoli captain Paolo Cannavaro celebrates his birthday and “can’t wait” for the Italian Super Cup against Juventus.
Miccoli and Mascara in Dubai?
Giuseppe Mascara is heading to Dubai and could be joined by Fabrizio Miccoli in Walter Zenga’s Al-Nasr side.
Moratti pledges Inter sales
Massimo Moratti points out Inter won’t be bringing in any more reinforcements unless they have sold some players first.
Report: Roma-Marquinho deal
According to reports this evening, Roma have snatched a last-gasp deal with Fluminense to sign Marquinho for €3.5m.
Spartak offer €15m for Astori
Cagliari defender Davide Astori is at the centre of a Russian bidding war and it’s reported Spartak Moscow have offered €15m.
'Italy need fear no-one'
“If Italy continue playing like this, we need fear no-one,” said CONI President Gianni Petrucci ahead of the semi-final with Germany.
'Balotelli hat-trick v Germany'
“Italy will beat Germany with a Mario Balotelli hat-trick,” said agent Mino Raiola, who has updates on Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marek Hamsik.
Molinaro: 'Germany fear Italy'
Stuttgart defender Cristian Molinaro gives the inside view on Euro 2012 semi-final Italy-Germany. “The truth is they really fear us.”
Montolivo warns Germany
Half-German Riccardo Montolivo warns Italy will be “tough to beat” in the semi-final and hasn’t been put off taking penalties following his miss.
Capello: 'Rooney lost in translation!'
Former England manager Fabio Capello launched a scathing attack on Wayne Rooney’s England career. “I think he only understands Scottish.”
Siena confirm PSG-Destro bid
Siena have confirmed PSG are also in the running for Mattia Destro along with Inter, Juventus and Roma.
Pirlo: 'I took Hart down a peg'
Andrea Pirlo feels Germany are afraid of Italy, took that penalty to “bring Joe Hart down a peg” and “won’t be upset” if he never wins the Ballon d’Or.
Low: We aren’t here for revenge
Joachim Low has declared that notable meetings from Italy and Germany’s past will not matter ahead of Thursday’s Euro 2012 semi-final.
Italy could have trio back
Italy could have Giorgio Chiellini, Daniele De Rossi and Ignazio Abate back in time to face Germany, as the chief medic admits everything is being done.
Lippi backs Italy to win
Marcello Lippi has given his stamp of approval to the current Italy team, believing that they can beat Germany this week.
Pato considering English future
Alexandre Pato admits that he has a taste for English football and could be tempted into a move once his contract with Milan ends.
Boateng reiterates Ghana pledge
Kevin Prince Boateng has confirmed that he has no regrets over choosing to represent Ghana over Germany at international level.
Palermo: Balzaretti wants to stay
Palermo Vice-President Guglielmo Micciche has reiterated Maurizio Zamparini’s stance on Federico Balzaretti, adding also that the player wants to stay.
Agent: El Shaarawy not moving
Stephan El Shaarawy will not be leaving Milan this summer, if the player has anything to do with it, confirms his agent.
Podolski: We don’t fear anyone
Lukas Podolski is the latest in the German camp to speak of their high confidence going into Thursday’s Euro 2012 semi-final against Italy.
Lavezzi will explain move
Set to complete a move to Paris Saint-Germain, Ezequiel Lavezzi will explain himself to Napoli fans ‘when the time is right’, promises his agent.
Garrone: Samp talking to Rafa
Sampdoria President Riccardo Garrone has admitted that Rafa Benitez is one of their prime candidates to take charge as Coach this summer.
Di Natale set to extend
Antonio Di Natale will sit down and sign a new contract with Udinese once he returns from Euro 2012.
Domizzi unaware of Parma interest
Maurizio Domizzi has rejected transfer links with Parma. “I think I will be staying with Udinese.”
Balotelli-Cassano convince Capello
Fabio Capello says Italy have problems in attack – but he would still use Mario Balotelli and Antonio Cassano against Germany.
Ancelotti: Pirlo won it for Italy
Paris Saint-Germain boss Carlo Ancelotti insists that Andrea Pirlo’s chipped penalty was the deciding factor in Italy’s win over England at Euro 2012.
Milan announce Flamini deal
Milan have confirmed that Mathieu Flamini will continue his career at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza.
Ranocchia to discuss Inter options
Sky Sport Italia are reporting that Andrea Ranocchia will hold talks with Inter about his future later today.
Parma won’t fight for El Kaddouri
Parma insist that they will not enter a transfer tug-of-war with Juventus for Brescia youngster Omar El Kaddouri.
Roma prepare Ogbonna offer
Reports in the Italian capital are suggesting that Roma are preparing a bid for Torino stopper Angelo Ogbonna.
Thiago Silva to PSG back on?
The Gazzetta dello Sport is suggesting that Paris Saint-Germain’s move for Thiago Silva of Milan is still possible.
Donati ‘perfect’ for Atalanta
Palermo’s Massimo Donati could be on the verge of a third stint with Atalanta after the Nerazzurri admitted an interest.
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