CAGLIARI NEWS

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.
Igli Tare has told angry Lazio fans the club have not given up hope of signing Davide Astori, or for that matter Stefan De Vrij.
Rudi Garcia liked what he saw in Roma’s win over Liverpool, whilst he admits that amid links to Davide Astori: “We need another defender.”
A sensational new twist in the Davide Astori tale, as after renewing his Cagliari contract he’s expected to join Roma.