NEWS

Pescara have officially loaned Antonio Mazzotta out to Serie B club Frosinone.
Torino have officially loaned out Pontus Jansson to Championship club Leeds United.
Fiorentina have completed the signing of Sebastian De Maio from Anderlecht, as officially confirmed by the club.
Arrigo Sacchi speaks out on Serie A newcomer Frank De Boer: 'I like him a lot, but Inter right now are a giant question mark'.
Sampdoria are looking to sign Atalanta's Rafael Toloi and strike a special deal for Crotone's Leonardo Capezzi.
The reports linking Napoli to Juventus striker Simone Zaza are picking up steam, as an offer is apparently on the table.
Mino Raiola once again proposes Mario Balotelli to Lazio, as Coach Simone Inzaghi is reportedly intrigued.
Sebastian De Maio is having his medicals with Fiorentina, bringing to an end his bizarre summer of transfers.
Hajduk Split striker Josip Maganjic will be in Italy later today for his medicals with Fiorentina, say report.
A tenuous link is being drawn between Juventus striker Simone Zaza and Napoli, but the deal seems very unlikely.
The agent of Pepe Reina and Raul Albiol denies links to Barcelona and Valencia: 'There are no possibilities'.
Sporting CP's economic demands for Joao Mario are seen as too high by Inter, who are now playing a waiting game.
President Daniele Sebastiani looks ahead to Pescara's Serie A debut against Napoli, whilst confirming an interest in Alberto Grassi.
Milan are torn between Bologna's Amadou Diawara and Real Madrid's Mateo Kovacic, say reports.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura visited Milan and spoke to their players: 'Gianluigi Donnarumma could be Gigi Buffon's heir'.
Roma full-back Vasilis Torosidis has turned down an offer by Torino, whilst Leandro Castan accepted to go there.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Frank Cascio confirmed he is in “rapidly advancing talks” with Maurizio Zamparini to buy into Palermo.
Milan are turning their focus towards Rodrigo Caio, but would leave him at Sao Paulo until January.
Torino have asked Chelsea for pacey Ghana international winger Christian Atsu on loan.
Napoli are ready to offer €30m for Santos midfielder Thiago Maia, but Chelsea could match the €40m asking price.
Juventus have made a €20m offer to Paris Saint-Germain for Blaise Matuidi and await the all-clear from Chelsea on Juan Cuadrado.
Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas concedes Roma “played very well and had several chances, but the tie is open for the second leg.”
Porto Coach Nuno Espirto Santos felt they “deserved more” than a 1-1 draw with Roma in the Champions League play-off.
Edin Dzeko described his great chance as Roma drew 1-1 with Porto. “It was unlucky, as I did everything ok.”
Inter have reportedly asked Tottenham Hotspur for Jan Vertonghen and Marcelo Brozovic could go the other way.
David Lopez’s transfer to Espanyol has reportedly collapsed, so Napoli are in advanced negotiations with Real Betis.
Porto midfielder Otavio wants his team to “play the way we did tonight at the Stadio Olimpico” against Roma after a 1-1 draw.
Luciano Spalletti concedes 10-man Roma were naïve in their 1-1 draw at Porto, but “I got confirmation that I have a strong side.”
Radja Nainggolan admits Roma “regret not scoring more when we were dominating,” but got a positive result down to 10 men at Porto.
Thomas Vermaelen was sent off on his debut, but Roma earned a 1-1 draw away to Porto when down to 10 men.
Andrea Barzagli praised the new Juventus stars for settling in with humility. “There are no Prima Donnas here, we all have a winning mentality.”
Torino have agreed a €4m transfer for Sampdoria right-back Lorenzo De Silvestri, claim multiple sources.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni assured “confidence is essential” in the Champions League play-off with Porto, but won’t cry over Miralem Pjanic.
The Amadou Diawara saga continues, as Napoli reportedly offer €15m plus bonuses, beating Milan and Schalke 04.