WHAT THE PAPERS SAY...
Saturday 24 August 2013

Only football, thank you

Between new arrivals and old dangers, the season kicks off

Verona-Milan: All eyes on Balotelli, who pokes the ultras

Sampdoria-Juventus: For Tevez and the champions there’s an immediate trap

Listen to baby Kovacic: ‘The 10 does not weigh on me’

Today Milito returns with the Primavera six months after his injury

Napoli, it’s done for Zapata

De Laurentiis: ‘No to Matri and Astori. I’d never sell the club to a sheikh’

Ljajic moves away from Fiorentina, now Roma lie in wait

Mou wins the race for Willian

Novellino-Gattuso, already a Serie B super clash in Week 1

Reggina 0-0 Bari

The hunt for Juve

Season kicks off with champions immediately away at Sampdoria and Milan

Balotelli in Verona, controversy and sniping

Prandelli: ‘Conte favourite, but watch out for Higuain’

Deal done between Roma and Ljajic

Napoli announce the arrival of Zapata

Serie B, opener without goals between Reggina and Bari

Tonight it’s Palermo’s turn

Sven Goran Eriksson has to sell everything: ‘I lost €13m, I am ruined’

Samp-Juve, Conte launches the challenge

‘Now try to catch us. We’re still the best, even if our opponents spend more’

Tevez: ‘I can rewrite history’

Delio Rossi: ‘My Samp will fight’

Balo poisons Verona-Milan

SuperMario’s provocative tweet: ‘People of Verona, I present to you a man from Brescia’

Toro and Maresca divided only by the fans

De Laurentiis announces Zapata and the stadium

Genoa, in defence they target Kelic and go for Calaiò