NEWS

A new proposal to move the Stadio Della Roma project to the area near Fiumicino Airport has emerged after yet more arrests and delays.
Pierpaolo Marino reveals he almost brought Robert Lewandowski and Luka Modric to Napoli, but quit after President Aurelio De Laurentiis demanded a half-time substitution.
Benfica President Luis Felipe Vieira warned clubs including Juventus and Manchester United that they aim to “soon increase Joao Felix’s release clause.”
Federico Bernardeschi has been handed the Number 10 jersey for Italy’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Finland this evening.
Lazio have reportedly agreed terms with 20-year-old Liverpool winger Bobby Adekanye, who will be a free agent in July.
Max Allegri has already decided to leave Juventus this summer and will be replaced by Didier Deschamps, claims Pierpaolo Marino.
Roma full-back Alessandro Florenzi is expected to be out of action for three weeks after suffering a calf strain on international duty.
Milan and UEFA are reportedly in negotiations to work out a simpler Financial Fair Play settlement rather than lodge a new CAS appeal.
Christian Panucci has been sacked as Coach of the Albania national football team following a defeat to Turkey.
Napoli have reportedly set their sights on Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake, despite the €30m price-tag.
Cagliari President Tommaso Giulini confirms Napoli and Chelsea came closer than Inter to Nicolò Barella, but “it’ll take more than €50m.”
Ciro Immobile has fired blanks in his last nine Italy games, but statistically his negative influence seems to spread across to the team.
The biggest problem Italy need to confront is with goals, not scoring more than once in a competitive match since June 2017.
Fabio Quagliarella could end his Italy exile 3,048 days after his last appearance and become the oldest ever player to score for the Azzurri.
Italy are set to give Moise Kean and Cristiano Piccini their first senior Italy starts, while Finland miss two key players in tonight’s Euro 2020 qualifier.
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Lautaro Martinez and Hakan Calhanoglu were on target for Argentina and Turkey, but Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal stalled with Ukraine.
Finland captain Tim Sparv singled out Marco Verratti as the Italy player to watch. “I really admire his style and physicality.”
Milan have not activated an option to buy for 10 years, but could break that negative streak to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko from Chelsea.
Simone Inzaghi discussed ending the Lazio season on a high and his own early career struggles both as a player and a Coach.
Paolo Maldini still can’t believe Milan lost the 2005 Champions League Final to Liverpool. “We dominated for 110 minutes out of 120,” but got their revenge in 2007.
Italy are expected to start Moise Kean, Ciro Immobile and Federico Bernardeschi in attack for their Euro 2020 qualifier with Finland.
Inter and Manchester City are reportedly ready to bid for Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey.
FIGC President Gabriele Gravina slammed the door on reports Serie A are negotiating to play a game in China, as it’d probably be the Italian Super Cup.
Inter chief medic Professor Piero Volpi gave updates on Mauro Icardi, Stefan de Vrij and Radja Nainggolan.
Giorgio Chiellini believes Roberto Mancini has brought “a sense of calm, faith and enthusiasm” to Italy ahead of their Euro 2020 match with Finland.
Roberto Mancini hints Moise Kean could start for Italy in their Euro 2020 qualifying opener with Finland. “Our real objective begins.”
Juventus, Milan, Inter and Roma will participate in the 2019 International Champions Cup this summer.
Serie B is “ready to introduce VAR” from this season’s promotion play-offs and relegation play-outs, claims President Mauro Balata.
Napoli face competition from Manchester United for PSV Eindhoven winger Hirving ‘Chucky’ Lozano, it’s reported.
Alessandro Florenzi is set to miss Roma’s Serie A clash with Napoli on March 31 with a calf injury.
Inter midfielder Radja Nainggolan has explained how his four-year spell at Cagliari helped shape him as a player. “I became a man in Sardinia.”
Finland CT Markku Kanerva has conceded that while his side will face Italy with the intention of winning, he would take a draw.
Christian Vieri says Roberto Mancini is the right CT to bring through Italy’s next generation. “After 10 years, I saw them play good again.”
Inter midfielder Radja Nainggolan believes he has been unfairly criticised this season. “I’ve had so many injuries…”