NEWS

Manchester City are reportedly sending scouts to San Siro for tonight’s Milan-Roma so they can prepare a €30m offer for Erik Lamela.
Francesco Guidolin insists Udinese are “not the favourites” for a Europa League spot despite six consecutive victories.
Luca Toni has warned Stevan Jovetic “is suffering” because he feels the Fiorentina fans no longer love him as they did.
Genoa need points to avoid relegation, but Coach Davide Ballardini doubts Inter’s crisis will make them a soft touch today.
Vladimir Petkovic has warned Lazio “the season isn’t over yet” as they welcome Sampdoria with an eye on the Coppa Italia Final.
Milan host Roma in what should promise to be a goal-packed encounter, while there are three lunchtime kick-offs including Fiorentina-Palermo and Genoa-Inter.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Despite the heroics of goalkeeper Mattia Perin, Pescara were beaten 1-0 in Catania by Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez.
Gianluigi Buffon lifted the first Scudetto trophy as captain today. “I’m happy to be important for the fans and my team.”
Antonio Conte feels his Juventus are “unlike any other” and after the Scudetto party is looking forward to a vacation.
Juventus have been presented with the Scudetto trophy and Giorgio Chiellini insists “we never gave up, though Inter made us realise we weren’t unbeatable.”
Catania want to end their record-breaking season on a high against doomed Pescara this evening.
A sensational Victor Ibarbo run from his own half earned a 1-1 draw for Cagliari and ends Juventus hopes of setting a new points record.
Napoli and Ezequiel Lavezzi’s PSG are set to face off at the San Paolo in a prestigious friendly on July 30.
Milan team medic Rodolfo Tavana has revealed the team’s new celebration is making fun of the way he walks. “It’s Boateng’s fault!”
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent has hinted at a summer departure from Napoli after stating “he can’t give his best in Walter Mazzarri’s tactics.”
Juventus are awarded the Scudetto trophy today and Beppe Marotta confirms he has now “talked with Antonio Conte about the new signings.”
Fiorentina welcome Palermo tomorrow lunchtime without Adem Ljajic, Momo Sissoko or Marcelo Larrondo.
Massimo Ambrosini and Mario Balotelli are in the Milan squad to face Roma despite skipping training yesterday.
Diego Forlan bitterly criticised Inter, claiming they “wouldn’t take my calls” and barred him from saying goodbye to his teammates.
Juventus have already secured the Scudetto, but are now targeting Fabio Capello’s points record as Alessandro Matri leads the way against Cagliari.
Hellas Verona crushed Juve Stabia and cut Sassuolo’s lead at the top to just one point after the four-goal thriller at Lanciano, while Novara and Empoli squeezed wins.
Amid reports today of a rift with Coach Giampiero Ventura, President Urbano Cairo insists there are “no doubts” over his Torino future.
Marek Hamsik has again pledged his future to Napoli. “I grew up here and am becoming a great player, while the team grew with me. That’s why I’m happy to stay.”
Pescara President Daniele Sebastiani blamed a “very bad transfer strategy” for their immediate relegation to Serie B.
Aurelio Andreazzoli prepares to face Milan, but believes potential replacements Massimiliano Allegri and Walter Mazzarri “would do well at Roma.”
Max Allegri insists there’s nothing wrong with “a difference of opinion” with President Silvio Berlusconi as Milan host Roma.
Palermo are desperate and travel to Fiorentina without Josip Ilicic. “We’ve got little chance, but we will try,” said Giuseppe Sannino.
Roma have numerous problems ahead of tomorrow night’s clash with Milan, missing Daniele De Rossi, Federico Balzaretti and more.
Inter Coach Andrea Stramaccioni is adamant “we will not give in” against Genoa and discussed his meeting with President Massimo Moratti.
Antonio Cassano and Yuto Nagatomo are back in the Inter squad to face Genoa, but Cristian Chivu is out.
“Manchester City want Stefan Radu, but Lazio are asking for €17m. We’ll see,” confessed the defender’s agent.
Vincenzo Montella prepares to face Palermo tomorrow and assures “there is zero chance I’ll leave Fiorentina.”
There could be a new element in the Serie A managerial merry-go-round amid reports Manuel Pellegrini is replacing Roberto Mancini at Manchester City.
Juventus have unveiled their home shirts for the 2013-14 season with 1980s-style thinner stripes and V-neck.

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