NEWS

It’s reported Torino goalkeeper Joe Hart could be allowed to leave Manchester City on a permanent basis for a cut-price fee.
Ternana scraped a 1-0 victory over Gennaro Gattuso’s Pisa, who played practically the entire match with 10 men.
Russian reports suggest Zenit have offered Axel Witsel a new contract, but he has his heart set on Juventus.
Crystal Palace are expected to resume their bid for Genoa midfielder Tomas Rincon, facing competition from Inter and Roma.
Bologna confirm goalkeeper Alfred Gomis is out for 30-40 days after breaking his hand, leaving the club without a shot-stopper.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero urged “not very intelligent” Antonio Cassano to walk away, “otherwise he’ll spend a year under the duvet.”
According to reports in Spain, Diego Simeone will leave Atletico Madrid in 2018 and already has a deal lined up with Inter.
Gonzalo Bergessio seems set to join San Lorenzo, despite interest from Palermo, Chievo and Pescara.
Paolo Maldini is stunned by Silvio Berlusconi selling Milan, but warns “there’s really nothing” in his potential return to the club.
Milan tried to poach Fabio Paratici from Juventus, but he turned them down, so they look elsewhere for a sporting director.
Federico Di Francesco, the son of Sassuolo Coach Eusebio, could follow his father’s footsteps by playing for Roma.
Joao Mario had his first training session with Inter and wants “to prepare in the best way for the game against Pescara.”
Juventus chief Beppe Marotta reassured Stephan Lichtsteiner and Claudio Marchisio, calling the Champions League “an objective.”
Juventus director Beppe Marotta was “satisfied with the transfer market, but not everything went as we hoped,” including Paul Pogba.
Beppe Marotta confirmed Axel Witsel’s transfer to Juventus “is just delayed” from Zenit and Blaise Matuidi “wanted to come here.”
Milan are looking for a new director of sport and the favourites are Daniele Pradè and Sean Sogliano.
Alberto Gilardino “really needed this new challenge” at Empoli, as the veteran “still has passion, hunger and the desire to do well.”
Good news for Roma, as Antonio Rudiger has been given the all-clear to resume training after a knee ligament injury.
Emanuele Giaccherini “turns into a giant” on the pitch, said his agent ahead of the expected Napoli debut.
It’s reported Inter had already agreed terms with Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette in case they sold Mauro Icardi to Napoli.
Cristian Brocchi, Alessandro Birindelli, Alessio Tacchinardi and Antonino Asta are among those who passed their UEFA Pro coaching course.
England goalkeeper Joe Hart got a very warm reception from Torino fans in his first training session with the Serie A club.
Max Allegri is the highest-paid Coach in Serie A, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, but Napoli’s Maurizio Sarri ranks only seventh.
Giorgio Chiellini’s poor form for Italy could see him rested for Saturday’s Serie A clash between Juventus and Sassuolo.
Lazio new boy Ciro Immobile has hinted his desire for “beautiful attacker” Keita Balde Diao to stay put.
Bologna have a goalkeeping crisis following Alfred Gomis’ broken hand and are reportedly targeting free agent Ivan Pelizzoli.
Former Napoli striker Giuseppe Mascara insists Manolo Gabbiadini knew what he was “up against” for when he joined the Partenopei.
Jiangsu Suning midfielder Ramires insists Inter “don’t need to be commented on” but assures “I’d surely give my opinion” on them if they came calling.
Marcello Lippi has confirmed that he was in talks to replace Sinisa Mihaljovic as Milan Coach last January, but “everything dried up”.
Enrico Preziosi claims Hernanes “was disappointed” to stay at Juventus after his proposed move to Genoa collapsed on deadline day last month.
Maurizio Zamparini claims Napoli “can do more harm” without Gonzalo Higuain as Palermo “will need a miracle” when the two sides meet this weekend.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini claims Roberto De Zerbi ticks both of his boxes in that he is “young” and has a “winning mentality”.
Massimo Moratti has revealed that he sensed “tension throughout the summer” at Inter after reflecting on Roberto Mancini’s exit.
Massimo Moratti admits a return to Inter “could happen”, but “it’s not in my immediate plans”.
Milan have reportedly made Rodrigo Caio and Lucas Biglia their top targets for the January transfer window.