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Juventus are believed to be preparing to make a move for Salvatore Bocchetti at the end of the current season.
Confirmation is reportedly due later today, but early speculation suggests Napoli will be hit with a two-point penalty for their alleged role in the betting scandal.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta “made life difficult for ourselves” in their Coppa Italia defeat to Roma.
Zdenek Zeman was critical of his Roma side after their 3-0 Coppa Italia victory over Atalanta, particularly red-carded Pablo Daniel Osvaldo.
Roma swept past Atalanta 3-0 to reach the Coppa Italia Quarter-Finals, but saw Pablo Daniel Osvaldo sent off and Mattia Destro injured.
Sampdoria midfielder Pedro Obiang is at the centre of a £15m bidding war between Chelsea, Tottenham and Manchester City.
Santos President Luis Alvaro Ribeiro has confirmed “Robinho wants to return to Brazil and we presented a written offer” to Milan.
Cagliari Coach Ivo Pulga warns Juventus “we’re not beaten yet” ahead of their Coppa Italia encounter, but makes some unusual selections.
Cesare Prandelli praised Francesco Totti as “an exemplary professional,” but also feels Italian football made the right choice investing in youth.
Roma rely on Daniele De Rossi, Mattia Destro, Pablo Daniel Osvaldo and Nico Lopez for tonight’s Coppa Italia clash with Atalanta.
Tottenham have joined the queue of clubs hoping to sign unsettled Inter midfielder Wesley Sneijder in January.
Milan have confirmed Nigel De Jong went under the knife today for an Achilles tendon injury and will be out for six months.
The one and only Udinese fan who made the trip to watch his team beat Sampdoria 2-0 last night revealed what it felt like to be celebrating alone.
Palermo have reportedly been in top secret talks to tempt Manchester City into releasing 20-year-old striker John Guidetti.
Ruben Olivera must sit out a four-match ban for stamping on Miralem Pjanic, but his agent insists “it won’t affect” his Fiorentina career.
Robinho said several clubs “are talking to Milan,” but it’s reported Santos are ready to announce his move this week.
Parma boss Roberto Donadoni has claimed that 'every match counts' as his side face Catania in the Coppa Italia.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has slammed his team after their poor start to the season.
Fiorentina could make a January transfer bid for Catania forward Gonzalo Bergessio, according to reports in Italy.
Former Lazio and Inter Coach Gigi Simoni has commented on their crucial Serie A clash, claiming that the Nerazzurri have a slight edge.
President of the Italian Footballers' Association Damiano Tommasi believes Inter-Wesley Sneijder spat is just a 'misunderstanding'.
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono is confident Tuesday's Coppa Italia opponents Roma will become a major force in Italy.
Catania Coach Rolando Maran has claimed that the team will do all they can to progress in the Coppa Italia this season.
After a wide-screen weekend of goals, near misses, joy and despair Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 16’s games.
Leonardo Bonucci has been fined and banned for one match after his yellow card for simulation during Juventus’ League match at Palermo.
Gianluca Grava and Paolo Cannavaro’s agent has criticised the request for nine month bans for the pair for alleged involvement in the betting scandal.
Gennaro Gattuso has once more reflected on why he left Milan and has apologised for an earlier outburst aimed at the club.
Antonio Conte has revealed what he has missed most during his touchline ban, before insisting that a stronger Juventus wants both the League and Cup.
Fabrizio Miccoli has reflected that through his career, the way his spell playing for the national team ended is likely to be his only regret.
Paris Saint-Germain are again reported as planning a move for Inter’s Wesley Sneijder, but face an internal battle as a result.
Reports have returned indicating that Inter are on the verge of agreeing to sell a 15 per cent stake in shares to a Chinese consortium.
Luca Marrone is once more being linked with a January loan move out of Juventus, with Palermo said to be the latest interested party.
Despite Adriano Galliani’s belief to the contrary, reports today suggest Milan will be making a move to replace Nigel de Jong in January.
Stefano Pioli was content in seeing his side extend their unbeaten run to three games in drawing with Lazio on Monday night.

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