Genoa will be without Serge Gakpe for three weeks, so he is expected to miss the Derby della Lanterna against Sampdoria.
Atalanta winger Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez confessed he “would love to play for Italy, as I’ve been here many years and it’s like my home.”
Francesco Totti has no career regrets after a lifetime dedicated to Roma, despite considering Real Madrid. “What more could I ask for?”
Milan talent Manuel Locatelli has received his first call-up to the Italy Under-21 side for the clash with Lithuania.
Marco Verratti “wants to win something more important” than he can at Paris Saint-Germain, said his agent, and “it’s no secret Juventus are interested.”
Wanda Nara confirms Inter captain Mauro Icardi was “very close to joining Real Madrid, with offers from Juventus, PSG, Napoli and Tottenham.”
Riccardo Montolivo underwent surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament and the Milan captain will be out for five to six months.
Atletico Madrid right-back Sime Vrsaljko could be heading back to Serie A in January for Napoli.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Real Madrid had accepted Inter’s €85m offer for James Rodriguez, but the Colombian refused to move.
Milan need a replacement for injured Riccardo Montolivo, with options including Milan Badelj, Leandro Paredes, Cesc Fabregas and Youri Tielemans.
Julian Draxler “will definitely leave Wolfsburg” next summer and Juventus are ready to revive their bid, reveals his intermediary.
Martin Caceres will reportedly have a trial run at Inter, despite links with West Bromwich Albion.
Mario Mandzukic bagged a hat-trick for Croatia and is pushing for more playing time, so could leave Juventus for China.
Matteo Darmian is heading back to Italy in January, as multiple reports suggest the Manchester United man will join Inter.
Suning Group outlined their plans to invest heavily in Inter while “respecting the traditions of the club” and will give Frank de Boer “patience.”
Mattia De Sciglio “was very close to Juventus, but Milan chose to keep him and we haven’t talked about a contract renewal,” said his agent.
Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina is a strong transfer target for Arsenal, Leicester City and Schalke 04, claims Tuttosport.
Marco Verratti “will play against Macedonia” tomorrow, said the Italy midfielder’s agent, who also discussed PSG, Napoli and Juventus.
Milan are eager to take Michy Batshuayi on loan from Chelsea in January, as the Belgium international is getting so little playing time.
Italy team manager Lele Oriali noted Graziano Pellè was kicked out of the squad after “unacceptable behaviour.”
Roberto Mancini has reportedly been invited to watch England-Malta at Wembley by the FA, fuelling his links with the job.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
The FIGC has confirmed that Giorgio Chiellini has left the Italy camp after picking up a calf injury.
Piotr Zielinski is “glad” he chose Napoli, and admits captain Marek Hamsik is “untouchable”.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman is confident in his knee - “now when I go onto the pitch I feel free”.
Francesco Totti admits he’d “like” to be a Coach but “knowing me I couldn’t manage an entire group of people”.
Bologna have announced that goalkeeper Antonio Mirante can return to training after cardiac issues.
Multiple reports suggest Giorgio Chellini has left the Italy camp after suffering a calf injury in training.
Torino midfielder Marco Benassi has been called-up to replace Riccardo Montolivo in the Italy squad.
Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon criticises Graziano Pellè’s “gesture” but “he’ll realise his mistake and be welcomed back with affection”.
Nikola Maksimovic says “I listened to my heart then my head” in choosing Napoli, and reveals Sinisa Mihajlovic called him “a dead man”.
Fiorentina captain Gonzalo Rodriguez admits he “hasn’t spoken yet” to the club about a new contract.
Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini reportedly picked up a calf injury in training today, making him a doubt for Macedonia.
Mauro Icardi insists he “never thought” about leaving Inter, and staying for life “would be an objective”.
Milan have released a “get well soon” message for their injured captain Riccardo Montolivo.