NEWS

Sparta Prague have denied forcing Inter loanee Jonathan Biabiany to train alone.
Roma’s Aleksandar Kolarov claims Radja Nainggolan will score twice against Inter and that “I like Edin Dzeko more” than Mauro Icardi.
Bryan Cristante’s agent has confirmed that the midfielder will leave Atalanta – but not until the summer.
Roma left-back Emerson Palmieri has reportedly agreed a four-and-a-half-year contract with Chelsea, leaving a transfer fee the stumbling block.
Inter have been urged to make a move for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge by former Reds midfielder Jamie Redknapp. “He’d be a great signing for them.”
The FIGC’s prosecutor has asked for Lazio to be given a two-match stadium ban and €50,000 fine for their role in the Anne Frank picture controversy.
Blerim Dzemaili admits he could not keep away from Italy after returning to Bologna. “I got very attached to the club…”
Bologna have announced the return of midfielder Blerim Dzemaili from Major League Soccer side Montreal Impact.
Crystal Palace have reportedly shown an interest in signing Inter striker and Italy international Eder.
Amin Younes’ agent claims Inter and Napoli have enquired about the Ajax winger but notes “he hasn’t agreed anything with anyone.”
Inter-owned Jonathan Biabiany is likely to report Sparta Prague to FIFA after being forced to train alone.
Walter Mazzarri believes he has what it takes to “achieve something great” at Torino ahead of Sunday’s match against Sassuolo in Serie A.
Claudio Marchisio has reiterated his loyalty to Juventus by stating “my hopes and ambitions always have the same colours.”
Matteo Politano’s agent admits the winger ‘dreams’ of playing for Napoli but warns Sassuolo “deem him unsellable.”
Napoli defender Christian Maggio hopes former side Vicenza can return soon - “the city, the fans and the team deserve the best”.
Santos Coach Jair Ventura says he “knows where to play” Gabriel Barbosa, who is close to returning on loan from Inter.
Roma defender Emerson Palmieri is reportedly on standby to fly out to London to seal a move to Chelsea.
Spal have officially confirmed the signing of Brazilian midfielder Everton Luiz Guimarães Bilher from FK Partizan.
Edin Dzeko’s agent shoots down Chelsea rumours - “the truth is that Dzeko wants to stay at Roma”.
Roma are reportedly looking to beat Inter and Juventus to the signing of Atalanta’s Bryan Cristante.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco says he could “soon switch to 4-2-3-1” as tacticians shouldn’t be “fundamentalists”.
La Stampa reports that Erick Thohir’s purchase of Inter in 2013 is also being investigated by Italy’s financial police.
Former Italy CT Cesare Prandelli has been sacked by Al-Nasr, the Emirati club has confirmed.
Emanuele Giaccherini is reportedly keen to move to Chievo, but Napoli would have to contribute part of his wage.
Barcelona have reportedly offered Inter two solutions for Rafinha, a loan with option to buy or a loan with a cheaper obligation to buy.
Juventus will meet Cagliari today to discuss North Korean striker Han Kwang-song, according to reports.
It’s reported Roma and Chelsea agree on Emerson Palmieri’s price, €25m, but there are negotiations over the formula of the transfer.
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Bologna left-back Adam Masina has attracted interest from Napoli, but also Premier League side West Ham United.
Inter Coach Luciano Spalletti has reportedly contacted his old Zenit player Axel Witsel, currently at Tianjin Quanjian.
Genoa and Sassuolo are ready to do battle for Las Palmas centre-back Mauricio Lemos.
Inter are still waiting for a response from Barcelona, but are expected to finalise the Rafinha deal on loan with €38m option to buy.
Napoli are turning their focus towards PSG talent Lucas Moura after Sassuolo again shut down all offers for Matteo Politano.
Joao Mario could well move to West Ham United on loan for €1.5m with a very high option to buy, giving Inter their money back.
Daniel Sturridge has been offered to both Inter and Roma, who are considering the Liverpool striker if Edin Dzeko goes to Chelsea.