NEWS

Roma have named their squad for the summer tour of the United States of America and Canada.
Hernan Crespo is “not surprised” Carlos Tevez and Gonzalo Higuain turned down other options to join Juventus and Napoli.
Torino goalkeeper Jean-Francois Gillet saw his 43-month ban upheld on appeal, though Willian Pianu had his innocent verdict overturned.
Genoa captain Marco Rossi has retired and will become a director, while the club buys Rodney Strasser from Milan.
Francesco Guidolin warns Udinese they cannot make a mistake in their Europa League play-off with Siroki. “It’s incredibly important.”
Former Inter Coach Andrea Stramaccioni worked with Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid and could visit Manchester City next.
Napoli could poach another Liverpool veteran, as after Pepe Reina they are linked with a swoop for Martin Skrtel.
Stefano Mauri and Lazio could reportedly have their punishment greatly reduced at the calcioscommesse trial next week.
Juventus dg Beppe Marotta slammed the door on Mauricio Isla to Inter and Juan Camilo Zuniga to Turin.
Inter are reportedly lining up an offer for Bologna creative midfielder Saphir Taider.
Rudi Garcia was impressed with Roma’s “mental strength” after a fightback to beat Aris in Greece.
Fiorentina winger Juan Manuel Vargas has been told he can leave, as “he doesn’t fit into Vincenzo Montella’s plans.”
Roma are reportedly ready to improve their Gervinho offer after a previous bid was rejected by Arsenal.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roma fought back to beat Aris Thessaloniki 2-1 in a friendly in Greece on Kevin Strootman’s debut.
Livorno, Chievo and Sassuolo earned friendly victories, but Genoa suffered a surprise defeat to Kaysespor.
Napoli face competition from Liverpool for Porto hitman Jackson Martinez, as he’s seen as an alternative to Luis Suarez.
Mattia De Sciglio has his sights set on Milan’s Champions League preliminary round and becoming a key player.
Fulham are emerging as the favourites to sign Napoli midfielder Walter Gargano with competition from Atletico Madrid.
Indonesian magnate Erick Thohir won over journalists with a gift and promised to be “back very soon” to continue Inter talks.
Milan face Valencia in the opening Guinness International Champions Cup on Saturday and Coach Miroslav Djukic is looking forward to it.
Udinese have released their 25-man squad for the Europa League preliminary round, including Matej Vydra.
Gonzalo Higuain was in the stands to watch his new Napoli teammates beat Carpi 3-0 in a friendly today.
Nico Lopez shone at the Under-20 World Cup and is confident he’s “ready to prove myself at Udinese.”
Cagliari President Massimo Cellino warned he can “absolutely rule out” Davide Astori’s proposed move to Milan.
Roma have formally announced a two-year contract with Douglas Maicon, who terminated his deal with Manchester City.
The fixture list for the 2013-14 Serie B season will be drawn up on Thursday August 1 in Palermo.
“Ola John is of great interest,” confirmed Milan chief Adriano Galliani. “Benfica offered him to us and we’re thinking about it.”
Udinese will play Siroki Brijeg in the Europa League preliminary round on August 1 and 8.
Inter have named their squad that will travel to the United States for the Guinness International Champions Cup.
Zenit St Petersburg boss Luciano Spalletti has rubbished rumours that he could sign Miralem Pjanic.
Dynamo Kiev defender Aleksandar Dragovic has admitted that Inter just ‘weren’t for him’ after he turned down the Nerazzurri for the Ukranian club.
Napoli have turned down a €5.5m bid from Juventus for wing-back Juan Zuniga, according to reports.
Massimo Moratti has claimed that negotiations with Indonesian businessman Erick Thohir will not be done ‘in the next few days’.
Contrary to reports on Thursday, Sport Mediaset have claimed that Manchester City’s Aleksandar Kolarov could be on his way to Juventus.

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