NEWS

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Pepe Reina opens the door to a Napoli return - ‘my goal is to play more’.
Gennaro Gattuso will not be joining Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Milan staff, as he’s set to take over at Serie B side Novara.
It’s reported that Manchester City’s Stevan Jovetic is happy to move to Inter, but Coach Roberto Mancini is not convinced.
Lazio signing Wesley Hoedt looks forward to his move, saying he’s ‘ready’ to face the likes of Juventus and Roma.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis insists Gonzalo Higuain will stay, despite interest from Arsenal and Atletico Madrid.
Carlos Tevez’s agent will meet with Juventus this week to negotiate a move to Boca Juniors, according to reports.
It’s reported that Milan CEO Adriano Galliani has assured Inter that they will not challenge them for Giannelli Imbula and Joao Miranda.
Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu says he has ‘a lot of affection’ for Roma, but ‘there’s no reason to leave’.
Inter have moved ahead of Milan in the race for Monaco midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia, according to reports.
Today's front page headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has been detained by police in his native Chile after a car crash last night.
Sampdoria are said to have a €10m deal in place for Shakhtar Donetsk’s Brazilian midfielder Fernando.
It’s reported Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a more conciliatory meeting with PSG, so his chances of joining Milan have dropped.
Arsenal have suddenly leapt in front of Milan and Inter for Geoffrey Kondogbia, so they turn to Giannelli Imbula.
Sampdoria striker Samuel Eto’o is reportedly close to joining Turkish club Antalyaspor.
Aurelio De Laurentiis wants “an all-Italian Napoli” after “overseas players wouldn’t accept the Europa League.”
Franco Vazquez rues his great opportunity in Italy’s friendly defeat to Portugal. “It was a good save too.”
Andrea Bertolacci pointed out Italy “mistakes” created most of Portugal’s chances in a 1-0 friendly defeat.
Sassuolo striker Nicola Sansone made his senior Italy debut in a defeat to Portugal, but remains confident.
Manolo Gabbiadini feels Italy “reacted too late” in their friendly defeat to Portugal, “but played against a great team.”
Antonio Conte blamed Cesare Prandelli for the seeding problem and hopes Italy’s defeat to Portugal “can be healthy.”
Antonio Conte suffered his first defeat on the Italy bench, falling 1-0 to Portugal in a friendly that damages FIFA ranking.
Duvan Zapata “intends to leave Napoli. He has requests in Italy, Greece and Spain,” said the Colombian’s agent.
Kevin Prince Boateng’s agent admits “Milan is certainly an option he would like” amid reports of a comeback.
Graziano Pellè gave advice to Italy teammate Ciro Immobile at Borussia Dortmund. “Learning the language is fundamental.”
Join us for all the action from tonight’s international friendly between Italy and Portugal.
Italy continue using the 4-3-3 formation in tonight’s international friendly against Portugal.
Juventus striker Carlos Tevez to Boca Juniors is “all to play for, as we don’t know if they can afford his wages.”
Pavel Nedved tipped Italy to win the European Under-21 Championship. “They are among the favourites.”
Alexandre Pato “is of interest to at least two Italian clubs, but Sao Paulo will only sell for an offer we can’t refuse.”
Southampton are said to be offering a four-year contract to Parma defender Zouhair Feddal.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta believes Andrea Pirlo will stay and wants an answer from Carlos Tevez “by the end of the week.”
Kevin Prince Boateng is reportedly very close to a return to former club Milan after Schalke 04 sacked him.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio says he ‘would not be surprised’ to see Italy CT Antonio Conte stay until the 2018 World Cup.
It’s believed Juventus are close to agreeing a €25m deal for Sassuolo pair Simone Zaza and Domenico Berardi.

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