BOLOGNA NEWS

Ciro Immobile’s agent claims Napoli rejected the chance to sign the Lazio striker for just €8m.
Lazio have officially sent forward Simone Palombi to Serie B side Salernitana on loan, while Marios Oikonomou is heading to Bari.
Napoli are ready to triple Simone Verdi’s current Bologna salary in order to convince him of a January transfer.
Simone Verdi’s agent confirms the Bologna forward will decide on his future “as soon as he returns from holiday”, amid talk his club have a deal with Napoli.
It’s reported Bologna’s Simone Verdi has accepted a move to Napoli, so he could sign for €24m in the coming days.
Napoli have reportedly agreed a fee of €24m to sign Bologna attacker Simone Verdi.
Join us for all the action from today’s Serie A games, including Walter Mazzarri’s Torino debut, Napoli-Verona, Roma-Atalanta, Cagliari-Juventus and Milan-Crotone.
Maurizio Sarri noted Napoli can push into “undiscovered territory” this season, but isn’t happy with a two-week Serie A break.
Walter Mazzarri hailed the ‘response’ shown by Torino after his first game in charge ended in a 3-0 win over Bologna.
Torino made a stunning debut under new Coach Walter Mazzarri, sweeping Bologna aside 3-0 with Salvatore Sirigu saving a penalty.
Bologna director Riccardo Bigon insists they have “no intention” of selling Simone Verdi to Napoli, but “I cannot predict the future.”
Walter Mazzarri makes his debut on the Torino bench, but has limited choices against Bologna due to an injury crisis.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis says he is searching for the ‘new Jose Callejon.’
Blerim Dzemaili is set to return to Bologna following a loan spell at Montreal Impact, while Sion’s Pajtim Kasami could also arrive.
Walter Mazzarri has named his first Torino squad, with Adem Ljajic returning but Andrea Belotti still out.
As Serie A heads into the final round before the winter break, Juventus and Napoli are looking to break away at the top of the table.
Napoli are pushing for Simone Verdi, so Roberto Inglese could remain at Chievo until the end of the season, reports suggest.
Sinisa Mihajlovic leaves Torino with a win percentage of 36.51 in Serie A, taking his average to 33.7.
Inter and Napoli are doing battle over Sassuolo winger Matteo Politano, who is prepared to leave in the January transfer window.
Verona are close to signing striker Ryder Matos from Udinese, while targeting Bologna’s Bruno Petkovic and Lucas Boye of Torino.