Nice are very close to securing Napoli winger Adam Ounas on loan, according to multiple sources.
Maxi Lopez and German Denis are reportedly returning to Italy for Crotone and Reggina respectively.
Davide Massa will officiate Fiorentina-Napoli, as the referees are assigned for the opening Serie A weekend.
Diego Laxalt is reportedly stalling Atalanta because Olympique Marseille have made a new offer to the Milan winger.
Atalanta have agreed terms with Milan and Uruguay left-back Diego Laxalt ahead of a loan with option to buy.
Atalanta concluded pre-season preparations with a 9-1 victory over Serie C outfit Monza, including a Josip Ilicic hat-trick and Martin Skrtel goal.
Atalanta are expected to close a deal for Milan full-back Diego Laxalt tomorrow, beating Fiorentina, Marseille and Fenerbahce.
As Diego Laxalt’s agent affirms the left-back will only leave Milan on loan, Atalanta are now favourites to sign him with obligation to buy.
RB Leipzig have opened talks with Roma over a possible deal for Patrik Schick, but Fiorentina, Atalanta and Sampdoria are also reportedly interested.
Milan left-back Diego Laxalt is cold on Fenerbahce, preferring to remain in Italy for Fiorentina or Atalanta, it’s reported.
Cagliari are reportedly in talks to take Atalanta striker Musa Barrow on a season-long loan.
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Atalanta have reportedly opened talks with Gremio over a possible deal for striker Luan.
Atalanta defender Andrea Masiello has advice for “animal” Martin Skrtel and insists “Gian Piero Gasperini is on the same level as Antonio Conte.”
Luis Muriel feels like he’s been with Atalanta “for ages and I hope to end my travels around Europe” with a long-term Bergamo stay.
Roberto Mancini feels Juventus are ‘by far’ the best team in Serie A, Inter need ‘a bit of time’ to catch up with Napoli and that Milan can be ‘surprise packages’.
Napoli have sold only 9,000 season tickets for 2019-20, fewer than Parma, Bologna, Cagliari, Udinese and Lecce.
Atalanta have reportedly set their sights on Girondins de Bordeaux right-back Youssouf Sabaly, who would cost around €9-10m.
Diego Laxalt’s agent maintains there is “no preference between Italy or abroad, as long as it’s a big club,” as he is ready to leave Milan.
Atletico Madrid striker Nikola Kalinic could return to Serie A this month, with Bologna, Sampdoria, Atalanta and even Fiorentina interested.