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Parma have insisted that it will be hard to replace Sebastian Giovinco in the side. “He’s the best player in Italy.”
Newly promoted Torino held talks with the representative of Catania striker Maxi Lopez on Wednesday morning.
Serie A side Udinese have announced that Antonio Di Natale has signed a new contract with the club.
Italy are up to sixth in the latest FIFA World Rankings – but still behind the likes of Germany, England and Portugal.
Montreal Impact have admitted that they are in talks with Alessandro Nesta – but a deal has yet to be done.
Serie A side Palermo have rejected an offer from an unnamed Premiership club for key midfielder Josip Ilicic.
Milan have no intention of offering Kevin Prince Boateng a new improved contract at the club, reports are suggesting.
Striker Diego Forlan has admitted that his Inter career will probably come to an end this summer.
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini will miss the Italian Super Cup Final against Napoli because of injury.
Lucio will complete his free transfer to Juventus on Wednesday after cancelling his contract with rivals Inter.
Sampdoria are set for an ambitious swoop to try and bring Inter’s Giampaolo Pazzini back to the club, according to reports.
Julio Cesar could be offered the chance to stay in Italy by Milan if their local rivals Inter decide to ditch him this summer, according to Sportsmediaset.
Djamel Mesbah, Jean-Francois Gillet and Matteo Brighi are on Torino’s summer shopping list, says club President Urbano Cairo.
Lorenzo Insigne will be handed an important role in Napoli’s squad next season, says his agent Antonio Ottaiano.
Edinson Cavani has revealed his desire to stay at Napoli, but concedes that the club will have to seriously consider a big-money offer for his services.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Mario Balotelli has released a statement confirming he has split up from Raffaella Fico and will “take responsibility when I have proof of paternity.”
Roma have officially signed Corinthians star Dodo on a five-year contract after he passed his medical.
Cagliari have officially made Thiago Ribeiro’s move permanent despite reports he’d return to Brazil this summer.
Gabriel Heinze could join Bologna tomorrow, while Roma have officially signed Romanian striker Adrian Stoian.
Tests have revealed Giorgio Chiellini suffered a second degree calf strain during the Euro 2012 Final between Italy and Spain.
It is reported that Parma have agreed terms for Cesena and Italian international midfielder Marco Parolo.
Inter President Massimo Moratti has admitted Lucio is heading to Juventus. “Unfortunately these things happen when you rescind a contract.”
Brescia talent Omar El Kaddouri has reiterated he “has a gentleman’s agreement with Juventus” and is ready to wait until he can get a free transfer in 2013.
Nicolas Burdisso is raring to go seven months after his serious injury, as Roma begin pre-season training.
Paul Pogba has “signed for Juventus,” revealed angry Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson. “I don’t think he showed us any respect at all.”
Newcastle United starlet Davide Santon could be heading back to Serie A with Lazio, according to some reports.
Numerous reports this evening claim Lucio will undergo his medical and complete the move to Juventus on Wednesday.
New Biancocelesti signing Ederson is “very happy. My career restarts here and now I want to win with Lazio.”
Antonio Conte and Siena President Massimo Mezzaroma will be interviewed in the betting scandal investigation later this month.
Andrea Pirlo reveals he’d “bring Mario Balotelli to Juventus straight away. I know how to talk to him – in Brescia dialect!”
Director Marco Branca confirmed Inter will “meet with Matias Silvestre” tomorrow, but warned Douglas Maicon’s move to Chelsea “will take a while.”
PSG Coach Carlo Ancelotti welcomes Ezequiel Lavezzi, but denies offers for Marco Verratti or John Terry.
Udinese have officially signed Brazilian Allan Marques Loureiro and Under-21 international Wojciech Pawlowski, but could send Neuton to Watford.
Alberto Aquilani “will start pre-season training with Liverpool, then we’ll see what happens,” said his agent.

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