NEWS

One of Carlos Tevez’ agents has played down comments published this week that suggested he was keen only to play for Boca Juniors.
Teammates in Argentina and opponents on Saturday, Atalanta’s Maxi Moralez has defended Fiorentina’s Santiago Silva’s poor start to life in Serie A.
Whilst excited by Friday’s Champions League draw, Napoli’s Salvatore Aronica has reiterated that focus at the moment is only on Serie A.
Milan defender Taye Taiwo could join former Inter full-back Davide Santon at Newcastle United this January, according to reports.
Inter are reportedly considering opening contract negotiations with Manchester United’s soon to be out of contract French youth international Paul Pogba.
Italian World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro has backed Barcelona’s Xavi to lift the 2011 Golden Ball.
Juventus’ Gigi Buffon has insisted that he wouldn’t have been annoyed with Francesco Totti had the Roman tried a cheeky chip penalty against him.
Napoli midfielder Gokhan Inler insists he’s not bothered who his club is drawn with in the knock-out stages of the Champions League.
Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo has rejected claims that the club have made moves for Carlos Tevez and Federico Balzaretti.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has made it clear that he wouldn’t hesitate in re-signing Diego Milito of Inter.
The representative of Fiorentina midfielder Marco Marchionni has rejected links with Serie A rivals Genoa.
Milan will consider bringing in a new centre-back during the winter transfer window as cover for Mario Yepes.
A possible move to Barcelona is the last thing on the mind of Milan centre-back Thiago Silva. “I want to stay here.”
The agent of Martin Caceres has added to speculation that his client could be set for a return to Juventus.
Yuto Nagatomo has warned former club Cesena that he’ll be looking to beat them with Italian giants Inter in Week 16.
Claudio Marchisio wouldn’t be disappointed if League leaders Juventus opted against making any January signings.
Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini has insisted that Francesco Totti won’t leave the club. He’s also discussed the futures of Daniele De Rossi and Marco Borriello.
Catania are ready to loan Maxi Lopez to Milan in return for the services of Stephan El Shaarawy, it is being suggested.
Fabio Quagliarella is ready to stay and fight for his place at Juventus rather than move on during the January transfer window.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Carlos Tevez has reportedly told the media in Argentina he “only wants Boca Juniors” rather than Milan or PSG.
Edy Reja insists Lazio “deserved this qualification” after scraping through to the last 32 of the Europa League.
Francesco Totti has declared he is “thinking about leaving Roma. If someone thinks I’m the problem, then I can step aside.”
Raffaele Palladino has apologised to Parma Coach Franco Colomba for his furious reaction to a substitution.
Silvio Berlusconi warned Carlos Tevez he must choose between PSG’s money or “a prestigious club like Milan where he can win everything.”
Antonio Di Natale warns Udinese they are “gambling with the sacrifices of last season” in the Europa League decider with Celtic.
Lazio are through to the Europa League knockouts after a 2-0 victory over Sporting Lisbon and Vaslui’s defeat to Zurich.
Francesco Guidolin says it's like a Final against Celtic, but won’t confirm whether Antonio Di Natale will start for Udinese in the Europa League crunch match.
Marek Hamsik believes Napoli can climb back up the table before Christmas with “six points against Roma and Genoa.”
Tottenham defender Vedran Corluka would be happy to join Roma in January, confirmed his agent.
Lazio’s last throw of the Europa League dice is against Sporting Lisbon at 18.00 UK time.
The ‘Fan Passport’ has been ruled illegal in Italy due to the payment system, so the Government must find another way to tackle hooliganism.
Diego Milito is still a top player, says Gian Piero Gasperini – his former boss at both Genoa and Inter.
Italian tactician Gianni De Biasi has been confirmed as the new Coach of the Albanian national side.
Villarreal ace Giuseppe Rossi says he is fighting to be fully fit for Italy’s Euro 2012 campaign next summer.

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