‘Three Italy formations a resource’
Cesare Prandelli hopes to reach the World Cup Final, as he explains the benefit to Italy having three formations to work in.
Prandelli: Balotelli can’t get bored
Cesare Prandelli has warned Mario Balotelli not to let frustration affect his tactical requirements playing for Italy this summer.
Laser eye surgery for Consigli
Atalanta goalkeeper Andrea Consigli has undergone laser eye surgery to combat a ‘slow and steady deterioration’ of his eyesight.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Napoli seeds in Champions draw
Good news for Napoli, who will be top seeds in the Champions League play-off draw, avoiding big clubs.
Maradona slams De Laurentiis
“I have to return to Napoli to win the Scudetto,” said Diego Armando Maradona, but is “not on the same wavelength” as Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Zanetti on Mou and Hodgson
Javier Zanetti looked back over his 19-year Inter career, including Jose Mourinho, being “angry” with Roy Hodgson and injury.
Astori 'disappointed' at World Cup snub
Davide Astori was “very, very disappointed” at missing out on the World Cup, said his agent.
Official: Livaja to Rubin Kazan
Marko Livaja has officially been sold to Rubin Kazan by Inter and Atalanta. “I am very happy and proud.”
Ambrosini awaits Fiorentina sign
Massimo Ambrosini’s agent said he’d “like to stay at Fiorentina,” but his contract expires in June and a move to the MLS is on the cards.
Maicon commits to Roma
Douglas Maicon is committed to Roma and feels they can win the title. “I want to play in the new stadium.”
Mihajlovic 'getting there' with Samp
Sinisa Mihajlovic confirmed contract renegotiations with Sampdoria are “getting there” and will talk more next week.
Savic has nose surgery
Fiorentina will be without Stefan Savic against Torino on Sunday, as he fractured his nose.
Milan 'won't renew' Amelia contract
Marco Amelia’s agent confirmed “Milan are very unlikely to renew the contract,” so has his bags packed.
Diamanti blames Bologna patron
Alessandro Diamanti targeted the blame for Bologna’s relegation and insisted playing in China didn’t ruin his World Cup chances.
Gattuso: 'Couldn't drop Chiellini'
Gennaro Gattuso said Cesare Prandelli “couldn’t leave out” Giorgio Chiellini for the World Cup using the Code of Ethics.
Verona on Brazilian tour
Luca Toni isn’t in the World Cup squad, but he’s going to Brazil with Hellas Verona for a summer tour.
Roma go for Vermaelen
Roma are said to be planning an offer for Arsenal’s Belgian international defender Thomas Vermaelen.
Milan seek Taarabt discount
Adel Taarabt’s agent met with Milan today and could attempt to renew his loan from QPR, but links to Inter are “unfounded.”
Hamsik: 'I'll win with Napoli'
Marek Hamsik insists he is “staying at Napoli in order to win after seven splendid years together.”
Livaja set for Rubin Kazan
Troubled Atalanta and Inter striker Marko Livaja is on the verge of leaving Serie A for Rubin Kazan.
Albertini quits Federation
FIGC Vice-President Demetrio Albertini announced he’ll quit after the World Cup, reportedly to join Milan.
Montolivo's 2014 ambitions
Riccardo Montolivo is eager to take part in the World Cup and get Milan competitive again next season with Stephan El Shaarawy.
Pasqual-Darmian for one Italy spot
Manuel Pasqual’s agent believes he is “fighting with Matteo Darmian” for a place in the World Cup squad.
Man Utd present £26m Vidal offer
It’s reported Sir Alex Ferguson brought Juventus a £26.7m offer for Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal.
Marotta: 'Big Juve buys impossible'
Beppe Marotta said Juventus will concentrate on keeping Antonio Conte, but warned big investments are “impossible.”
Colantuono is Parma’s plan B
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono is rumoured to be Parma’s first choice option to replace Roberto Donadoni this summer.
Benatia eyes Roma pay-rise
Mehdi Benatia is reportedly looking to open contract talks with Roma soon to more than double his current salary.
Abete: Prandelli deal soon
Giancarlo Abete says Cesare Prandelli’s new Italy deal is all but official, as he plays down controversy on the World Cup squad and the code of ethics.
Platini ‘understands Conte’s stress’
Michel Platini ‘understands Antonio Conte’s stress’, defends Serie A and compares Mario Balotelli to Eric Cantona.
Milan to offer €3.5m for Rami
Milan are apparently looking to pay Valencia only half of a previously agreed purchase fee for defender Adil Rami.
Milan wait for Spalletti, Ancelotti?
There are contrasting reports in Italy linking Milan with Luciano Spalletti and Carlo Ancelotti, but they agree that any new arrival will take time.
Marotta: Conte? Next week…
Beppe Marotta has reiterated that talks over Antonio Conte’s future at Juventus will only happen after the season has officially ended.
Miha set for Samp renewal
Despite recent speculation to the contrary, Sinisa Mihajlovic is reported as in agreement with Sampdoria to remain as Coach for next season.
Pirlo backs Conte, Chiellini
Andrea Pirlo hopes Sunday is not Antonio Conte’s last game in charge, as he defends Giorgio Chiellini and outlines World Cup ambition.
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