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Arrigo Sacchi explains his Inter comments, saying Coach Roberto Mancini is “very skilled” but their style is not “pleasant”.
Beppe Iachini hopes he isn’t recalled by Palermo, but is still cheering for the Rosanero this season.
UEFA have confirmed the referees for Thursday’s Europa League games Basel-Fiorentina, Lazio-Dnipro and Club Brugge-Napoli.
Lucas Lima’s agent can “confirm Napoli are interested and in talks” for the €20m-rated Santos midfielder.
Sassuolo star Domenico Berardi has received a three-match ban for his reaction foul against Genoa.
Alessandro Florenzi is “proud” of Barcelona interest, but insists he is focused on hometown club Roma.
Inter are said to be in talks with the agent of Ajax creative midfielder Davy Klaassen.
Gonzalo Rodriguez warns Fiorentina “would not settle for third place,” targeting both Scudetto and Europa League.
Christian Panucci believes “Roma can beat Barcelona” this evening in the Champions League Nou Camp encounter.
Francesco Guidolin is touted as the favourite to take over if Lazio give Stefano Pioli the sack.
Javier Mascherano has been ruled out of tonight’s Barcelona-Roma Champions League match.
Carles Puyol reveals he was “surprised and honoured” of an offer to be Roberto Mancini’s assistant manager at Inter.
Marco Materazzi continues his feud with Rafa Benitez. “Napoli are frightening opponents now they actually have a Coach.”
Daniele De Rossi will have a last-minute fitness test ahead of tonight’s Barcelona-Roma Champions League clash.
Inter and Albania striker Rey Manaj would relish a loan move to Frosinone, confirmed his agent.
Arsenal have joined the list of clubs eyeing Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia, including Inter, Real Madrid, Liverpool and Manchester United.
Marcelo Brozovic’s agent hinted at a possible January exit. “Many clubs are interested, but you’d have to ask Inter.”
Arsenal are ready to challenge Milan for Genoa forward Diego Perotti, reportedly offering £9.8m.
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Juan Iturbe could start for Roma in Barcelona, but Daniele De Rossi is unlikely to be risked.
Cesare Prandelli insists Juventus aren’t out of the Scudetto race, and defends Inter’s style of play.
Kevin-Prince Boateng has once again been named in Milan’s squad, for a friendly tournament with Bari and Inter.
Domenico Criscito was a target for Inter, but Zenit St Petersburg consider him “unsellable” according to his agent.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent claims there was a “general interest” from Barcelona, but the player will stay with Toronto FC.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent says his client “turned down English teams who would have showered him with money” to stay with Napoli.
Miralem Pjanic dismisses talk of a Barcelona move, but admits it will be “special” to play at Camp Nou tomorrow.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia insists tomorrow’s Champions League clash with Barcelona is “important, but not decisive”.
Rudi Garcia admits he won’t risk Daniele De Rossi for Roma against Barcelona if it could see him miss BATE Borisov.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia feels a draw at Barcelona would be a good result as “not many teams” win at Camp Nou.
Diego Milito denies Juventus were interested in him after he left Inter and “wouldn’t have accepted” anyway.
Bee Taechaubol will reportedly ask to delay his Milan investment again, this time until the end of the year.
Maurizio Sarri’s agent says Verona fans' treatment of Napoli playmaker Lorenzo Insigne was “racism”.
Giorgio Chiellini admits that Juventus “can’t talk about the Scudetto”, targeting a Champions League place instead.
Juventus’ Giorgio Chiellini warns Manchester City will be more dangerous after their defeat to Liverpool this weekend.
Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique isn’t ruling out a return to Roma one day - “it’s difficult, but who knows…”