What the papers say...
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Ranocchia: 'I didn't enjoy Inter'
Andrea Ranocchia sees a new Inter career after Andrea Stramaccioni took charge. “I didn’t enjoy myself last year.”
Udinese claw back Chievo draw
Francesco Guidolin said Udinese were “unwatchable” in their 2-2 draw with Chievo, as preparations continue for the Champions League.
Lazio's Garrido set for Norwich
Javier Garrido is set to leave Lazio in order to join Norwich City on loan with an option to buy.
Diakite admits Lazio problems
Modibo Diakite’s agent confirms they have failed to agree a new contract with Lazio, “but it’s not over yet.”
Hodgson cagey for Italy
Roy Hodgson has given Frank Lampard the captain’s armband against Italy, but won’t reveal his starting XI.
Montella bans hair bands!
It’s reported Vincenzo Montella has introduced a new code of conduct at Fiorentina, which includes banning earrings and hair bands.
Granqvist: 'I want Lazio move'
Talks between Genoa and Lazio have broken down, but Andreas Granqvist admits: “I hope it can be resolved. It’s a great opportunity for me.”
Napoli appeal Super Cup bans
Napoli have lodged an appeal against Goran Pandev and Andrea Dossena’s two-match bans following the Italian Super Cup.
Zeman surprises Pescara
Zdenek Zeman made a surprise visit to his old club Pescara and “made a promise,” while the Delfini have “set an ultimatum” for Jelle Vossen.
'Georgian Messi' confirms Genoa bid
Giorgi Chanturia, known as ‘the Georgian Leo Messi,’ has confirmed he “received an offer from Genoa.”
Tare: 'Lazio have a good squad'
Lazio director Igli Tare is not concerned after a disastrous pre-season put pressure on Vladimir Petkovic. “This is a good squad, though it can be improved.”
Bologna on Ramirez and Gabbiadini
President Albano Guaraldi insists Bologna will keep Premier League and Inter target Gaston Ramirez and sign Manolo Gabbiadini from Atalanta via Juventus.
Drenthe reveals Italian offers
Royston Drenthe’s agent admits negotiations “with Inter, Napoli, Genoa and Torino, but also Russia, Turkey and Manchester City.”
Verratti: 'Prandelli watching me'
Marco Verratti will make his senior Italy debut against England tomorrow and is confident joining PSG won’t hurt his Azzurri chances.
Official: Felipe Melo to Galatasaray
Juventus have finally made Felipe Melo’s move to Galatasaray official with a buy-out clause worth €6.5m.
Pirlo fourth for UEFA award
Andres Iniesta, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are shortlisted for the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award, followed by Andrea Pirlo in fourth place.
Coppa Italia Third Round schedule
The schedule for the Coppa Italia Third Round has been released, including teams like Palermo, Genoa, Bologna, Fiorentina, Torino and Catania.
'Kaka impossible, Llorente inadvisable'
FIFA agent Ernesto Bronzetti believes Milan’s chances of signing Kaka are “0.001%” and warns Juventus against buying Fernando Llorente.
Walcott out of Italy clash
Theo Walcott is the fourth England player to pull out of tomorrow’s friendly against Italy due to injury.
El Shaarawy 'excited' to face England
Stephan El Shaarawy will start against England tomorrow and is “hugely excited” at his senior Italy debut.
Prandelli: 'Azzurri, prove you're ready'
Cesare Prandelli has confirmed his starting XI against England, including Alessandro Diamanti and Mattia Destro. “They must prove they’re ready.”
Pandev and Dossena two-game bans
Goran Pandev and Andrea Dossena have received two-match bans for Napoli after the Super Cup, while Juan Camilo Zuniga and Walter Mazzarri are suspended for one game.
Guidolin: 'Udinese schedule absurd'
Francesco Guidolin vented his fury at the scheduling of Udinese’s Champions League play-off against Sporting Braga. “It’s absurd!”
Milan season tickets plummet
Milan’s season ticket sales have plummeted to an all-new low after the sales of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva.
Chievo's Paloschi out for three months
Alberto Paloschi has suffered another ankle injury which could keep the Chievo striker sidelined for three months.
Cassano: 'I want 2014 World Cup'
Antonio Cassano has laughed off reports of international retirement. “I want to continue with the Nazionale at least until the 2014 World Cup.”
Wage demands hit Inter-De Jong deal
Inter look to be in pole position for Manchester City’s Nigel de Jong, but need movement from the player on his wage demands.
Torosidis edging to Roma
Rumours are mounting over a move for Greek international Vasilis Torosidis to Roma, with his contract set to expire in 2013.
Vidal to miss Chile friendly
Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal is not going to be risked in Chile’s friendly in midweek against Ecuador, due to a slight groin injury.
Borriello linked to Premier League
Marco Borriello is again being linked with a move, this time to the Premier League, as his wages demands prove too high.
Pandev to get two-game ban?
Reports indicate that Napoli’s frustration with the authorities could be worsened with Goran Pandev set for a two-game suspension.
Buffon set for contract talks
Juventus intend to negotiate a new deal with Gianluigi Buffon this summer, but it is likely to involve a pay-cut.
Juve make first Llorente offer?
There are reports that Juventus are already preparing to make their first official bid for Athletic Bilbao’s wantaway striker Fernando Llorente.
Destro, El Shaarawy against England
The Gazzetta dello Sport believe that Mattia Destro and Stephan El Shaarawy could be handed places in attack for Italy tomorrow.
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