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Leicester City hero Claudio Ranieri reveals he nearly joined Manchester City in 2007, but instead had a difficult time at Juventus.
Milan striker Carlos Bacca confirms Unai Emery and Paris Saint-Germain called this summer, but “in future I’d like to work with him again.”
Elseid Hysaj’s agent says his client will sign a new contract with Napoli “just after the Champions League” with a foreign-only release clause.
Torino Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic and Chievo’s Rolando Maran have both been handed a one-match touchline ban by the Lega Serie A.
Giovanni Trapattoni insists his famous Press conference rant at Bayern Munich was planned.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan had “already decided to stay” but a renewal will be agreed “soon”.
Another week, another win for Juventus and as they cement their position at the top of Serie A after a stormy weekend Dave Taylor selects his top XI from Week 3.
Pippo Inzaghi reveals the biggest regret of his Milan career - “not having played more with Zlatan Ibrahimovic”.
Pippo Inzaghi reflects on his four Champions League finals, and how San Siro “gave me wings”.
Filippo Inzaghi discusses his Champions League memories at Juventus and Milan, and his idols growing up.
Andrea Pirlo believes Juventus are the Paris Saint-Germain of Serie A, and confirms contact with Inter.
Italian international Marco Verratti insists he’d rather retire than change his style of play.
Roma President James Pallotta is “very, very confident” over the new stadium, and hopes to open it in 2019.
Claudio Ranieri marvels at Francesco Totti - “he doesn’t age - and discusses Leicester City’s Champions League debut.
Dynamo Kiev sporting director Oleksij Mikhailichenko admits “a draw would be a good result” against Napoli.
David Trezeguet hails Mario Balotelli’s “undisputed quality” and “symbol of football” Francesco Totti.
David Trezeguet believes his former club, Juventus, are “among the favourites” for the Champions League.
Claudio Ranieri believes “the worst is behind us” for Italian football, and is impressed by Frank de Boer at Inter.
Viktoria Plzen’s Lukas Hejda is excited to face “football personified” Francesco Totti when they take on Roma in the Europa League.
Fabio Cannavaro wants to Coach Napoli one day as “a matter of the heart”.
Milan legend Andriy Shevchenko warns “it won’t be easy” for Napoli against Dynamo Kiev tonight.
Jose Mourinho describes his 2010 Champions League win with Inter as his best memory in the competition.
Sevilla’s Franco Vazquez believes Juventus are among the Champions League contenders, and Gonzalo Higuain is “the best number 9 in the world”.
Filippo Inzaghi believes the Champions League is “a bit less” without Milan, and praises Napoli.
Filippo Inzaghi predicts a Juventus-Bayern Munich final in this season’s Champions League.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Giovanni Martusciello calls his first Serie A win with Empoli “something beautiful” after beating Crotone.
Giuseppe Bellusci admits Empoli must be “more cynical” and it was “difficult” at Leeds United.
Juan Cuadrado admits he “did everything” to secure his return to Juventus from Chelsea.
Milan vice-President Paolo Berlusconi assures the sale to Chinese investors was “the right choice”.
Fabio Capello hails Francesco Totti - “he’s been lighting-up Roma for 23 years, he does things others can’t even imagine”.
Mario Sampirisi's header has Crotone level at half-time, despite Empoli domination.
Manuel Pucciarelli and Massimo Maccarone lead the line for Empoli, as they look to get their season underway against Crotone.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri assures Jose Callejon is “available” to face Dynamo Kiev tomorrow.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri warns Dynamo Kiev are “physically far ahead” of his own side.