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Sunday June 30 2019
Inter won't raise Barella bid

Inter are reportedly unwilling to increase their Nicolò Barella offer, so risk losing the Cagliari midfielder to Roma after weeks of talks.

According to the Italian news agency ANSA, the Nerazzurri are not prepared to get involved in a bidding war with Roma, who offered €35m plus striker Gregoire Defrel for the Italy international.

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Sunday June 30 2019
PSG join Barella battle too

While Inter make a new offer to counter Roma for Nicolò Barella, it’s reported Paris Saint-Germain could dive in with a €50m bid for the Cagliari midfielder.

Le10sport.com report that the Ligue 1 champions have offered €50m for the Italy international, as they have missed out on several transfer targets, such as Napoli midfielder Allan, Lyon man Tanguy Ndombele and Lazio’s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.

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NEWS
Sunday June 30 2019
Inter poach Pellegrini after Barella snub?

Inter are threatening to activate Lorenzo Pellegrini’s €30m release clause if Roma outbid them for Cagliari midfielder Nicolò Barella.

According to multiple sources including the Gazzetta dello Sport and Corriere dello Sport, the Nerazzurri were furious that Roma intercepted talks for Barella with a new offer.

That proposal, €35m plus Gregoire Defrel, was accepted by Cagliari, unlike the options put forward by Inter over the last few weeks.

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Friday June 28 2019
Report: Roma beat Inter to Barella

Roma have beaten Inter to a deal for Cagliari midfielder Nicolò Barella, offering €35m plus Gregoire Defrel, according to the Corriere dello Sport.

Inter have been in pole position for the Italy international for months now, with most sources confident Barella would only choose the Nerazzurri.

However, the ongoing negotiations have failed to find a breakthrough between the two clubs and Roma stepped in.

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Wednesday June 26 2019
Roma rival Inter for Barella?

Roma have reportedly offered €35m plus Gregoire Defrel or Gerson for Cagliari midfielder Nicolo Barella.

According to L’Unione Sarda, the Giallorossi are serious about landing the 22-year-old, despite him having his heart set on a move to Inter.

The newspaper explains the Isolani like Roma’s proposal but that Barella’s preference to join the Nerazzurri makes a deal difficult, given his agent has already agreed personal terms with Beppe Marotta.

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Tuesday June 25 2019
Cagliari: Nothing new on Barella...

Cagliari insist Nicolo Barella’s proposed transfer to Inter continues to stall, but the Nerazzurri believe it is a case of ‘full steam ahead’.

Barella is understood to have agreed a five-year contract with Inter worth €2.5m a season, but their opening gambit of €36m plus €14m in bonuses was rejected by Cagliari.

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Monday June 24 2019
Inter hold Barella talks

Inter have held talks with Nicolo Barella’s agent ahead of a potential big-money move for the Cagliari midfielder.

According to FC Inter News and FC Inter 1908, Alessandro Beltrami met Nerazzurri CEO Beppe Marotta and sporting director Piero Ausilio on Monday afternoon.

It is speculated that there could be some fresh developments in the coming hours, although the Beneamata have yet to meet the Sardinians’ €50m valuation.

The 22-year-old has been linked with several other clubs but has his heart set on a move to Inter.

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Saturday June 22 2019
Pellegrini gives Azzurrini hope

Italy are on the back foot in the U21 European Championship, but Jay Cassano sees Lorenzo Pellegrini’s reemergence as a welcome surprise.

With the Azzurini’s defeat to Poland, their future is no long in their own hands. They now need to beat Belgium and hope for just the right result from Spain-Poland. Disappointment abounds for a squad bursting from the seams with talent in a tournament that they really ought to have grabbed by the horns.

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Friday June 21 2019
Inter reach Sensi agreement?

Inter have reportedly reached an agreement with Sassuolo over a deal for Stefano Sensi, which could rise to €30m.

Earlier today there were meetings between the Milanese club, Neroverdi CEO Giovanni Carnevali and the Italy international’s agent Beppe Riso.

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Thursday June 20 2019
Roma's Barella offer rebuffed

Roma had also made a strong offer for Nicolò Barella, claim Sky Sport Italia, but the Cagliari midfielder has his heart set on Inter.

It is well known that the Nerazzurri are in advanced negotiations with the Sardinians over the €50m-rated Italy international.

There were also reports of proposals from Juventus, Milan and Napoli, but now Sky Sport Italia transfer expert Gianluca Di Marzio insists there was another alternative.

Roma also tried to purchase Barella this summer, offering Luca Pellegrini, Gregoire Defrel and a cash sum.

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