CAGLIARI NEWS

Davide Astori has admitted his delighted at joining Roma, and wants to put to bed his talks with Lazio.
Radja Nainggolan is delighted to have former Cagliari teammate Davide Astori at Roma.
Gazzetta dello Sport believe they have uncovered an unusual bonus in Davide Astori’s Roma contract.
Eusebio Di Francesco is “happy to be facing Zdenek Zeman” as pupil takes on master in the opening Serie A round.
Cagliari hinted they are set to sign Manuel Almunia and Marco Capuano, sending Dario Del Fabro to Pescara.
Cagliari won’t withdraw support for Carlo Tavecchio. “His comments were an own goal, not a red card offence.”
Davide Astori has admitted he could ‘write a novel’, such is his gratitude to Cagliari and its fans.
Zdenek Zeman says that Juventus ‘have not lost anything’ in Antonio Conte’s departure, whilst he plays down expectation on Roma.
Zdenek Zeman says that whilst prospective FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio’s words were ‘inappropriate’, he also says that they were ‘in essence, right’.
Zdenek Zeman was pleased with Cagliari’s 8-0 friendly win, as Andrea Cossu and Samuele Longo scored braces.
Davide Astori flew in to join his Roma teammates in America, while Gervinho finally started training in Italy.
Lazio director Igli Tare said fans have leaked his phone number, sent harassing messages and booked fake plane tickets.
Cagliari captain Daniele Conti is out for at least a month after suffering a serious calf strain.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito insists it’s no great loss to see Davide Astori join Roma instead. “He’s not Diego Maradona.”
Zdenek Zeman defended his tough training regime at Cagliari and wants some of the credit for Roma’s success.
Verona have officially signed Brazilian striker Nene after his contract with Cagliari expired.
Francesco Marroccu has apologised to Cagliari supporters for the Davide Astori ‘farce’, but justified his actions in renewing the player’s contract.
The Davide Astori transfer saga is finally over after Cagliari confirmed that defender will go to Roma on loan, with the option to buy.
Davide Astori and Roma are just ‘details’ away from an agreement, according to reports this afternoon.
Francesco Marroccu says that Cagliari and Davide Astori will now take ‘time to reflect’ after a chaotic 24 hours involving Lazio and Roma.