NEWS

Palermo haven’t yet contacted Siena regarding striker Emanuele Calaio, but the switch remains a possibility.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has used a post-match interview to refute rumours of a proposed mega money move to Paris Saint-Germain.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Daniele De Rossi warns Italy to take it “one step at a time,” as their plans in the last World Cup went horribly wrong, and relives their last Euro meeting with Spain.
Udinese have “categorically” denied a deal with Juventus for Mauricio Isla and Kwadwo Asamoah, but confirmed “advanced negotiations.”
Ezequiel Lavezzi is likely heading to PSG and Luis Suarez thinks that’s best. “Inter need a striker who scores goals.”
Marco Materazzi has blasted those who took part in the betting scandal as “pathetic, as they are either stupid or sick,” but hasn’t got much hope for Euro 2012.
Juventus have agreed a double swoop for Udinese pair Kwadwo Asamoah and Mauricio Isla, according to Tuttosport.
Mario Balotelli shook off his injury to score a hat-trick in today’s first Krakow game between ranks, as Italy tested out the 3-5-2 system for Spain.
Reports in France suggest Roma are very close to signing Moussa Sissoko from Toulouse. “They are a great club and he’s ready for this move.”
Tottenham Hotspur star Rafael Van Der Vaart admits he would “like to play in Italy,” as he has a “good feeling” about Serie A.
Stephan El Shaarawy would “not be frightened” if Zlatan Ibrahimovic left Milan and he stepped up the pecking order, said his agent.
It’s reported that Gian Piero Gasperini’s meeting with Pescara went well, so he could be Zdenek Zeman’s replacement.
“After six years at Inter, the time may well have come for Douglas Maicon to change scenery,” announced his agent.
Cesare Prandelli said he’ll wait “until the last minute” for Andrea Barzagli to recover and will use an adaptable system against Spain with Daniele De Rossi in defence.
Italy legend Gianni Rivera hopes the betting scandal can “eliminate the bad apples” from the calcio system.
Roma director general Franco Baldini insists Zdenek Zeman was not a second choice and hasn’t been barred from talking about referees.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva “are 99.9 per cent sure of staying” at Milan, declared Vice-President Adriano Galliani.
Zdenek Zeman has held his first press conference as new Coach of Roma. “I knew that sooner or later I would’ve returned here.”
Fiorentina have begun reinforcing the squad by officially signing 21-year-old Egyptian international Ahmed Hegazy.
Juventus have reportedly dropped their interest in Radja Nainggolan and will pursue other avenues in the summer transfer market.
Delio Rossi has refused to confirm or deny rumours that he is in talks with Catania about becoming their next Coach.
New Roma Coach Zdenek Zeman is reportedly keen to reignite his personal interest in Napoli’s Eduardo Vargas.
Massimiliano Allegri has admitted that another 10 years in the game will be enough to take him to early retirement.
Genoa’s new sporting director Pietro Lo Monaco has confirmed that the club will not be signing Giuseppe Sculli on a permanent deal.
After struggling in the final stretch of Lazio's Serie A season with a thigh strain, Miroslav Klose has declared himself fit this summer for Germany.
Bojan Krkic has encouraged La Liga side Malaga’s reported interest in him, but admits that he is likely to be staying with Roma for another year.
Wesley Sneijder has revealed his belief that current Inter Coach Andrea Stramaccioni is responsible for his return to a healthier and happier state.
Giuseppe Rossi’s agent has again encouraged prospective clubs interested in the crocked star to consider the value of signing him from Villarreal.
Chievo’s sporting director Luigi Sartori has admitted defeat in keeping hold of Michael Bradley, but denies rumours of Perparim Hetemaj’s departure.
Gigi De Canio is confident that Genoa will have a successful 2012-13 after only just escaping relegation this time around.
Cristian Zapata is of transfer interest to clubs in Italy following Villarreal’s relegation, his agent has confirmed.
Mario Balotelli only took part in light training on Tuesday in Italy’s final session before leaving for Euro 2012.
Palermo have admitted that Emiliano Viviano and Matias Silvestre could both still be in their squad for the 2012-13 campaign.
Genoa have made it clear that they will not consider any offers for Alberto Gilardino or Alexander Merkel.

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