NEWS

As expected, Antonio Cassano’s homophobic statements in a Press conference today brought a wave of condemnation from the Italian media.
Udinese and Italy Under-20 international Cristian Battocchio has been mugged and beaten while on vacation in Argentina.
While Milan are in negotiations with PSG to sell Thiago Silva, it’s reported his replacement will be Vasco da Gama’s Dedé. “There’s no offer yet,” said his agent.
The Czech Republic took full advantage of a reshuffled Greek defence and were able to win 2-1 despite a Petr Cech howler.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani has confirmed “it will be a long negotiation process with PSG” over Thiago Silva.
Sam Allardyce was spotted meeting with Juventus directors today, suggesting West Ham want to sign Eljero Elia and Milos Krasic.
Fabio Borini’s agent insists he is “waiting for an agreement” between Parma and Roma on his future after Angelo Di Livio made surprise comments.
There are reports Thiago Silva is in Paris to complete his PSG transfer and the Milan man assures “money is not an issue for me.”
Antonio Cassano laughs at being Mario Balotelli’s “tutor,” warns he’d quit Milan if they sold Thiago Silva, but shocked with homophobic comments.
Napoli have inquired to Bologna over the possibility of signing defensive midfielder Gaby Mudingayi, says the player’s agent.
Respective directors to Genoa and Chievo Pietro Lo Monaco and Giovanni Sartori have met today to discuss Milan target Francesco Acerbi.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani is in Paris this afternoon meeting with Paris Saint-Germain director Leonardo to discuss the transfer of Thiago Silva.
Ederson has agreed to sign for Lazio, says his agent, with only a few minor issues to iron out and a passport application standing in the way.
Italy have been handed a boost with the news that Andrea Barzagli is back training with the main group, after a calf strain.
Cagliari’s Massimo Cellino has claimed that Ezequiel Lavezzi’s transfer from Napoli to Paris Saint-Germain has been completed.
Pescara’s President Daniele Sebastiani has confirmed that he is in talks with Napoli over a number of players, including Marco Verratti and Lorenzo Insigne.
UEFA have confirmed that they will investigate two separate reports of racist abuse towards players at Euro 2012, one of whom was Italy’s Mario Balotelli.
Novara midfielder Marco Rigoni has welcomed transfer interest in his services from Serie A outfit Palermo.
Emanuele Giaccherini would be ideal for Roma, but his agent expects that the Italian international will remain at Juventus.
English referee Howard Webb will take charge of Thursday’s Group C Euro 2012 game between Italy and Croatia.
Artur Boruc has revealed that he intends to quit Fiorentina this summer. “I want to play in a better League.”
The agent of Thiago Silva has confirmed that there are transfer talks going on between Milan and Paris-Saint Germain for his client.
Italy will go into the Croatia game on Thursday in the knowledge that they have won just one of their last 10 games – in normal time – at major tournaments.
Napoli hitman Ezequiel Lavezzi has taken to Twitter to diffuse the rumours linking him with a big-money switch to Paris-Saint Germain.
Sky Sport Italia are reporting that Nicola Leali is undergoing the first stage of his medical at Juventus.
Fabio Quagliarella insists that he would have no issue with Juventus making Robin Van Persie the highest paid player at the club.
Milan director general Ariedo Braida has cooled reports that the club are about to sell Thiago Silva to Paris Saint-Germain.
Inter veteran Lucio has responded positively to rumours linking him with a switch to Turkish giants Fenerbahce.
Inter must wait to bid for Sebastian Giovinco as the forward’s contractual situation must first be resolved between Parma and Juventus.
Fabio Borini will in all likelihood leave Roma this summer, former Italian international Angelo Di Livio has claimed.
Inter could move for Fernando Gago if they can convince Real Madrid to accept a reduced fee for their transfer-listed player.
Big-spending Malaga could be willing to inherit Mathieu Flamini if his wage demands prevent an extension to his current contract with Milan.
Napoli’s forgotten man Erwin Hoffer is set to remain on loan at Eintracht Frankfurt for a second season, according to German reports.
Milan legend Andriy Shevchenko could play in America’s Major League Soccer next season, according to his agent.
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte is reportedly hoping to beat Inter to a deal for Manchester City’s Aleksandar Kolarov.

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