NEWS

Lazio defender Stefan De Vrij has ruled out a move away from the capital club after an impressive first season with the Biancoceleste.
Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has described the Champions League final as ‘a dream’ and says they are ‘not afraid of Real Madrid’.
Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez says his team don’t fear anyone but acknowledges it will be tough to break down Juventus.
Swedish referee Jonas Eriksson will take charge of Juventus’ Champions League semi-final second leg against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday.
Torino President Urbano Cairo has backed Coach Giampiero Ventura and said he has no intention of letting the veteran tactician leave.
Silvio Berlusconi has hinted that if negotiations for a takeover of Milan fail, the Rossoneri will embark on a project of Italianisation as a Plan B.
Manchester City are reportedly willing to make Paul Pogba the highest paid player in their history with a hefty bid this summer.
Juventus are set to offer Carlos Tevez a one-year contract extension to end rumours of a return to Boca Juniors.
Inter playmaker Hernanes has apologised to Lazio fans for using his trademark somersault celebration after scoring against his former club on Sunday evening.
Roma are set to overhaul their squad this summer but Juventus target Radja Nainggolan reportedly wants to stay in the capital.
Former Juventus and Italy Coach Marcello Lippi believes he has a lot in common with current Bianconeri boss Massimiliano Allegri.
Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi has revealed that there are actually three Chinese groups interested in buying his club.
Lazio could make a move for Liverpool striker Fabio Borini if they qualify for next season’s Champions League.
Juventus’ long-anticipated move for Palermo striker Paulo Dybala could reportedly be wrapped up by the end of the week.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Hernanes explained his backflip and Inter brace was revenge for Lazio President Claudio Lotito’s criticism.
Stefano Pioli “had to admire” nine-man Lazio for pushing Inter, though “defeat is disappointing in a fundamental round.”
Lazio director Igli Tare said the referee was “truly difficult to defend” after two red cards in their 2-1 defeat to Inter.
Roberto Mancini felt Inter wasted chances in their 2-1 win over nine-man Lazio and “understands” Samir Handanovic’s desire to move on.
Hernanes bagged a brace against his former club, but Inter struggled to beat nine-man Lazio and Mauro Icardi missed a penalty.
Raffaele Palladino reveals Napoli players called Parma “failures. It’s scandalous. They were wrong if they thought they’d get an easy win.”
Vincenzo Montella celebrated Fiorentina’s victory over Empoli and assured “I believe we can do it against Sevilla.”
Rolando Maran believes Chievo “have our heads held high” after a 2-2 Derby della Scala draw with Hellas Verona.
Roberto Donadoni said Gonzalo Higuain and Napoli director Riccardo Bigon used “disgusting phrases” after a 2-2 draw with Parma.
Lazio and Inter go head-to-head with precious points for Europe at stake, plus Roberto Mancini and Hernanes facing their past.
Antonio Mirante performed miracles in goal, but Napoli had to twice fight back for a 2-2 draw at already-relegated Parma.
Josip Ilicic’s brace gave Fiorentina a much-needed and hard-fought 3-2 victory over Empoli in the Derby di Toscana.
Fiorentina need to get their season back on track, but visit upstart neighbours Empoli in the Derby di Toscana.
Napoli have to shake off Europa League anger and can close to within two points of Roma as they visit Parma.
Cesena were beaten 3-2 at home by Sassuolo and mathematically relegated, as Atalanta won 3-2 in Palermo and Sampdoria conquered Udinese 4-1.
Palermo confirmed “we are in the conclusive phase” of Paulo Dybala’s sale, most likely to Juventus.
Chievo were in front, trailed and fought back for a spectacular 2-2 Verona Derby draw with Hellas.
Maurizio Sarri assures Empoli are “fired up” for the Derby di Toscana against Fiorentina. “We’re playing for the city and the fans.”
Roberto Donadoni denies rumours Parma players would go on strike, but admits they are distracted against Napoli.
Andrea Barzagli urged Juventus to ignore Toni Kroos and Real Madrid injury news. “Our dreams can come true.”