NEWS

Serie A new boys Carpi sign Nicolas Spolli and are close to Roma midfielder Marquinho.
Tuttosport claim Arsenal are in pole position for Juventus striker Fernando Llorente, ahead of Manchester United and Real Madrid.
Roma may well be stuck with Seydou Doumbia, as he rejected Trabzonspor and China, while CSKA Moscow only want him on loan.
Franco Brienza is excited to be back in Serie A after agreeing terms with Bologna. “This is an historic club.”
New Atalanta signing Marten de Roon scored the decisive goal in a 1-0 friendly victory over Al Ahli Hebron.
Fiorentina have reportedly flown out for Genk midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, breaking their pact with Lazio.
Genoa are hoping to use their links with Milan to take Hachim Mastour and Simone Verdi on loan this season.
Inter have sold midfielder Rene Krhin to Granada, while Udinese sign Manuel Iturra from the Spanish side.
Andrea Pirlo believes New York City FC can be “a truly important experience” and it’s up to Antonio Conte whether he’ll still play for Italy.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero has “the final word” on Antonio Cassano and he’s closing the door. “We don’t like remakes.”
Sampdoria will face Serbian side Vojvodina in the Europa League preliminary round on July 30 and August 6.
Sassuolo have officially signed midfielder Alfred Duncan from Sampdoria.
Hellas Verona have sent Mattia Valoti, Francesco Zampano and Pierluigi Cappelluzzo to Serie B side Pescara.
Sampdoria crushed Greek side Kalloni 3-0 in today’s friendly with Eder’s brace and a Luis Muriel stunner.
Roma to complete their swoop for Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah after he tweeted: “Be ready to change your profile picture.”
Hernanes said he feels “stronger” than ever, while Inter Coach Roberto Mancini “changed me” into a trequartista.
Fenerbahce technical director Giuliano Terraneo denied they are interested in Inter defender Juan Jesus.
Fiorentina have officially extended Federico Bernardeschi’s contract to June 2019.
Carpi have officially taken Croatian defender Igor Bubnjic from Udinese on a one-season loan.
Walter Zenga threatened to resign as Coach if Sampdoria sign Antonio Cassano, so Cesare Prandelli is on alert.
The Davide Astori saga has taken another twist amid reports he’s delaying the Napoli move due to Fiorentina interest.
Atalanta goalkeeper Marco Sportiello has offers from England, Germany and Italy, confirmed his agent.
Marc Bartra “has not negotiated” with Napoli and has no intention of leaving Barcelona, said his agent.
Croatia have been deducted one point and will play two matches behind closed doors, as punishment for a swastika on the pitch against Italy.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent believes he and fellow Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain were ‘born to play together’.
Milan defender Luca Antonelli is confident for the upcoming season - ‘I’m sure we’ll do well’.
Giovanni Trapattoni believes Inter are ‘on the right path’, but Juventus are still Scudetto favourites.
English Premier League side Norwich City are reportedly considering a €3m offer for Fiorentina’s Marcos Alonso.
Roma have reportedly agreed a fee with Chelsea for Mohamed Salah, so a deal appears to be imminent.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini admits it’s ‘not clear’ whether Roma target Edin Dzeko will stay.
The agent of Barcelona full-back Adriano admits the prospect of a transfer to Roma is ‘enticing’ for his client.
Midfielder Allan says being at Napoli is ‘the ultimate for a footballer’ and wants to ‘write my name into the history of the club’.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s agent also refuses to discuss Milan links - ‘if you want to know what he means, ask him’.
Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu insists there have been ‘no official offers’ for Roma target Adriano.
Barcelona full-back Adriano is believed to have agreed a deal with Roma, but the clubs are still some way apart.