BRESCIA NEWS

There were some Coppa Italia upsets already in the competition, as Frosinone, Ascoli and Chievo crashed out, while Trapani didn’t turn up to face Brescia.
Lega Serie A doctor Gianni Nanni has claimed ‘only Genoa-Torino’ should have to be postponed after the confirmation of 14 positive tests at the Grifoni.
Mario Balotelli seems set for a move to Genoa, reportedly signing a one-year contract with an option for a further year at the Marassi.
AIA has revealed the referees for Serie A Week 2, with Marco Di Bello in charge of Roma-Juventus and Gianpaolo Calvarese overseeing Inter-Fiorentina.
Deputy Health Minister Pierpaolo Sileri believes Serie A could allow ‘up to a third of the stadium capacity’ back into the stands.
Genoa are said to be in negotiations to offer Mario Balotelli a one-year contract after his latest failed experience at Brescia.
Minister of Sport Vincenzo Spadafora has revealed stadiums in Serie A will gradually reopen from October 8.
Milan midfielder Sandro Tonali said his ‘dream has become reality’ and the youngster will use veteran Zlatan Ibrahimovic ‘as an example’ to follow.
The Minister of Sport Vincenzo Spadafora has confirmed the reopening of sporting events to the public in Italy, with a maximum of 1000 spectators.
AIA has announced the referees for Serie A Week 1, with Marco Piccinini overseeing Juventus-Sampdoria and Federico La Penna the match official for Milan-Bologna.
The FIGC President Gabriele Gravina has proposed a new format for Serie A, with ‘three phases and a Final Eight for the Scudetto’.
Agent Mino Raiola has claimed ‘there’s always a solution’ for Mario Balotelli and confirmed the former Italy international will remain in Europe.
The FIGC presents their proposal to the governments for the reopening of stadiums in Italy, including transparent masks and social distancing of at least 2.25 metres.
Serie B side Brescia have officially signed Dutch talent Tom van de Looi from FC Groningen.
Paolo Maldini thanks Milan owners for ‘changing course’ on Sandro Tonali and the overall transfer strategy, but ‘there are no negotiations with Fiorentina for Federico Chiesa.’
Sandro Tonali admits he ‘closed all the other doors, as I had to go to Milan’ and follow the footsteps of idols Gennaro Gattuso, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paolo Maldini.
Milan defender Simon Kjaer said it was ‘a pleasure to play with’ Matteo Gabbia against Brescia and hopes to build on the great run with a win in the first competitive game against Shamrock Rovers on Thursday.
Franck Kessie, Lorenzo Colombo and Samu Castillejo scored the goals when Milan convinced with a 3-1 win against Brescia in their last friendly before the Europa League match against Shamrock Rovers.
Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic won’t play against Brescia today, as the Swede is recovering from an injury in the right leg, but should be back against Shamrock Rovers in the Europa League on Thursday.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis, who has tested positive for COVID-19, insists he ‘had no symptoms’ prior to the Lega Serie A Assembly.