Stefano Okaka has returned to Udinese from Watford, but assured it was “love at first sight and my priority was to return here. I had offers, but needed to feel happy.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic is going back into hospital today to start a second round of chemotherapy, so won’t be on the Bologna bench against Brescia.
Stefano Okaka “felt like I was coming home” when returning to Udinese from Watford on transfer deadline day.
Paulo Dybala, Lautaro Martinez, Rodrigo de Paul and Joaquin Correa all played for Argentina but could not find the breakthrough against Chile.
Rodrigo De Paul is “happy to remain at Udinese, with a club that wanted me to stay at all costs” despite numerous offers.
The Lega Serie A have released the changes to the fixtures all the way up to Week 16 in December, including new kick-offs for Fiorentina-Juventus, Milan-Inter, Inter-Juve, Juve-Milan and Inter-Roma.
Former Italy striker Stefano Okaka has officially re-joined Udinese from Watford on a three-year deal.
Fiorentina have reportedly returned with a fresh bid of €30m plus bonuses for Udinese star Rodrigo de Paul.
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Parma fought back from a goal down to shock Udinese 3-1 at the Dacia Arena, making the most of Gervinho’s evergreen pace.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s seven Serie A games, including the Rome Derby, Cagliari-Inter, Atalanta-Torino and Genoa-Fiorentina.
Check all the official line-ups from tonight’s six Serie A games, including Atalanta-Torino, Genoa-Fiorentina and Sassuolo-Sampdoria.
Ricardo Rodriguez maintains Milan “have to prove we’re a good team” against Brescia after losing their opener at Udinese.
Giannelli Imbula believes Serie A and Lecce “will be more suited to my characteristics” than Stoke City. “I want to make up for a couple of disappointing years.”
After Fiorentina, now Roma have also entered negotiations for Udinese star Rodrigo De Paul, offering a €25-28m deal.
Alexis Sanchez is officially a new Inter player, on a one-season loan from Manchester United, after completing his medical.
Fiorentina are reportedly in talks to sign Brescia midfielder Sandro Tonali, Udinese attacker Rodrigo de Paul and Fluminense striker Pedro.
The Serie A Week 2 referees are announced as Daniele Orsato is given Juventus-Napoli and Marco Guida will oversee the Derby della Capitale.
Fiorentina President Rocco Commisso discussed transfer strategy, Federico Chiesa, Rodrigo De Paul and new stadium plans.
Former Juventus defender Martin Caceres is set to join Fiorentina, while they will make a late push for Udinese’s Rodrigo de Paul.