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Marco Motta believes “Bologna are the ideal club for me” after making the loan switch from Juventus.
Emiliano Alfaro’s agent has confirmed “Chievo are one of the many teams” who made contact for the Lazio striker.
Sampdoria Coach Ciro Ferrara has let down the fans by confirming “Antonio Cassano and Giampaolo Pazzini are unavailable at the moment.”
Zdenek Zeman started Roma’s pre-season US tour by declaring “we can win the Scudetto.”
Massimiliano Allegri insists he’s not concerned after a ‘provisional’ Milan lost to Inter and Juventus in the Trofeo TIM, but is looking forward to reinforcements.
Andrea Stramaccioni was pleased with Inter’s Trofeo TIM victories over Juventus and Milan. “It’s a good test for the Europa League.”
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Inter pushed past both Milan and Juventus, winning the Trofeo TIM mini-tournament with Philippe Coutinho, Rodrigo Palacio and Fredy Guarin on target.
Juventus blasted the pitch after Martin Caceres suffered potential ligament damage and Simone Pepe a thigh strain during the Trofeo TIM.
A soft penalty from Mirko Vucinic saw Juventus squeeze past Milan 1-0 in the Trofeo TIM mini-tournament, but there were three big injury problems.
Aurelio De Laurentiis has silenced transfer speculation around Napoli hero Edinson Cavani. “He’s not for sale, but we could consider it if a crazy person gave me €100m.”
A Lucio howler against his former teammates allowed Inter to beat Juventus 1-0 in the opening Trofeo TIM encounter with Philippe Coutinho on target.
Francesco Totti hopes Mattia Destro can join the new Roma and is ready to “adapt to Zdenek Zeman’s football.”
Fiorentina presented new buys Mounir El Hamdaoui and Facundo Roncaglia to the media. “Serie A is one of the best in the world and this is the place to mature.”
Amauri scored in an entertaining 3-3 draw between Parma and Slavia Prague, while Lazio, Sampdoria, Bologna and Genoa were also in action.
Marco Borriello is ready to leave Roma as reports link him to Tottenham Hotspur, Werder Bremen and Galatasaray.
Genoa have blamed Juventus for wrecking Mattia Destro’s move to Roma, though there is still hope. “Juve offered him better wages and money counts in life.”
Juventus have bought 16-year-old centre-back Nico Canizares from Rayo Vallecano B. “It’s a great opportunity and I couldn’t let it get away.”
Siena Coach Serse Cosmi believes “it’s good for Milan” that Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined PSG. “Anybody who leaves does so only for money.”
Sampdoria have declared their interest in taking Marcelo Estigarribia from Juventus, but face competition from Argentina, England and Spain.
New Palermo star Paulo Dybala is only 18, but eager to make an impression in Serie A. “I don’t want to be compared to Sergio Aguero.”
Alessandro Del Piero returned to the field for a charity match in Japan, but admits “I still don’t know where I will play next season and it won’t be an easy decision.”
Goran Pandev is relishing his new status at Napoli and the change of tactics. “I made a lifestyle choice and believe in this project.”
Santos have revealed they had a deal with Milan to sign Robinho before Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva were sold instead.
Mattia Destro could make his move to Roma after all, as Siena are trying to convince the player to accept personal terms.
Valon Behrami has again attacked his former club Fiorentina, claiming they “forced” him to present the new shirt before his move to Napoli.
Inter have left Julio Cesar, Giampaolo Pazzini and Douglas Maicon out of the Trofeo TIM, fuelling reports of a summer exit.
Adriano Galliani has promised “Milan are prepared to reimburse the season tickets of those who are not satisfied with our transfer campaign.”
Fabio Borini has said goodbye to Roma and revealed the negotiations for his transfer to Liverpool were “very quick.”
Arsene Wenger insists it is his “desire to keep” Robin Van Persie at Arsenal, though the Juventus target is not on their pre-season tour of Asia.
Brazilian youngster Leo Bonatini is reportedly in Italy to undergo his medical and complete a transfer to Juventus.
Inter could snap up Alberto Gilardino from Genoa after Andrea Stramaccioni released Giampaolo Pazzini.
Massimiliano Allegri has requested “at least three reinforcements,” so Milan are eyeing Alessandro Matri, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Arsenal’s Nicklas Bendtner.
Juventus have to raise their offer for Robin Van Persie to £25m, so are instead turning back towards Fiorentina’s unsettled Stevan Jovetic.
There are reports Roma talent Leandro Greco will complete his transfer to Olympiacos on Monday.

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