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Friday August 16 2019
Balotelli blow for Brescia

Mario Balotelli will not be able to make his Brescia debut until the end of September due to still serving a ban from his time in France.

Brescia are set to announce Balotelli’s arrival after Flamengo pulled out of the race yesterday.

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NEWS
Sunday August 11 2019
Montpellier pass up Olsen

Roma are set to be lumbered with Robin Olsen after Montpellier opted to sign Real Sociedad goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli.

Olsen looked to be all set for Montpellier, with Roma even prepared to take a minor loss on the Swede so they could get him off their books.

However, Real Sociedad confirmed on Sunday evening that they had given Rulli permission to undergo a medical with the French side.

The Argentine was linked with Napoli before they signed Alex Meret as Pepe Reina’s long-term heir last summer.

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NEWS
Wednesday August 7 2019
Milan could still sell Suso

Olympique Lyonnais have confirmed their interest in Suso as it emerges Milan could still sell the Spaniard this summer.

Milan looked to have taken Suso off the market after Marco Giampaolo called him ‘world-class’ following his performance against Manchester United last weekend.

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NEWS
Tuesday August 6 2019
Montpellier open to Olsen loan

Montpellier have confirmed that they will hold talks with a view to signing Roma goalkeeper Robin Olsen on loan.

Olsen is surplus to requirements after Roma brought in Pau Lopez from Real Betis, and Montpellier President Laurent Nicollin revealed his side were interested in the Swede.

“Yes, he’s a possibility,” Nicollin told RMC Sport.

“We’ve contacted Roma and his agent should come here to talk about the financial aspect and see if we can establish a loan with an option to buy.”

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NEWS
Monday August 5 2019
Zenga to Nantes, Gattuso to Miami?

As Nantes move for Walter Zenga after being rejected by Gennaro Gattuso, the former Milan boss could link back up with David Beckham at Inter Miami.

Gattuso was offered the role at Nantes, but Gazzetta dello Sport reports he passed up the opportunity.

The newspaper adds the French club are now in negotiations with Zenga, who is currently out of work after leaving Serie B side Venezia in March.

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Thursday July 25 2019
Report: Milan in Leao talks

Milan are reportedly in talks to sign Lille and Portugal Under-21 striker Rafael Leao.

According to Portuguese journalist Claudia Garcia, who broke news of Paulo Fonseca’s appointment at Roma, Leao is in negotiations with Milan.

Garcia explains a deal could happen thanks to Elliott Management’s involvement in operations at Lille.

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BLOG ITALIA
Tuesday July 23 2019
What if Pogba had stayed at Juve?

Paul Pogba could’ve become the world’s top midfielder and guided Juventus to the Champions League if he’d stayed, argues Anthony Barbagallo.

While Juve continues to make star signings and acquire the game’s starlets, it seems as though Maurizio Sarri’s squad still needs one more colossal purchase in the midfield area. Securing Adrien Rabiot and Aaron Ramsey on free transfers seem to be savvy signings on paper, but is it enough for the Bianconeri to go all the way in Europe?

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Sunday July 21 2019
Napoli miss out on James & Fekir?

Napoli could miss out on James Rodriguez and Nabil Fekir if the latest reports are to be believed.

James has long been Napoli’s No 1 target in the summer transfer window, but their inability to close a deal with Real Madrid has let in Atletico.

Consequently, Habla Deportes and Radio Caracol journalist Juan Salvador Barcera has tweeted that the 28-year-old will become an Atleti player.

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NEWS
Friday July 12 2019
Lyon confirm Andersen arrival

Olympique Lyonnais have confirmed that Sampdoria defender Joachim Andersen will join the club.

Lyon have agreed a €30m deal for Andersen, and President Jean-Michel Aulas revealed the Dane was close to signing on the dotted line.

“Andersen arrived on a private plane with his family,” Aulas said at a Press conference.

“The objective was to bring him here along with other players. Our transfer campaign hasn’t finished yet, we’ll do other deals.

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Wednesday July 10 2019
Official: Balotelli leaves Marseille

As expected, Olympique Marseille have confirmed the departure of Italy striker Mario Balotelli.

Balotelli joined Marseille in January on a contract until the end of the season and scored eight goals in 15 Ligue 1 appearances.

However, the French side are clearing the decks, starting with former Roma boss Rudi Garcia making way for Andre Villas-Boas.

“The striker’s position needs filling, since Mario Balotelli will not continue his adventure with L’OM,” President Jacques-Henri Eyraud told L’Equipe.

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