NEWS

Inter are reportedly close to Cardiff City’s latest asking price for Gary Medel, but there remains delays to completing the deal.
Reports in the UK suggest that Liverpool are ready to compete with Manchester United for Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal.
Nemanja Vidic has reflected on early work at Inter and admits Javier Hernandez would be welcome to join him at the club.
Juventus and Samuel Eto’o are seen as in negotiations over a potential deal, but so far disagree on the length of contract.
It is believed that Maurcio Isla’s exit from Juventus is key to the club then completing a deal for Verona’s Romulo.
Fox Sports are reporting that Roma will make an announcement on pursuit of an American player ‘in the next few weeks’.
Ashley Cole says he turned down offers from the USA to sign with Roma, because he’s “not ready to relax on a beach yet.”
Adem Ljajic has made clear that he intends to stay at Roma for the foreseeable future, despite increased competition for places.
Juventus are seen as stepping up interest in Verona’s Romulo and are intent on closing out a deal in the next few days.
Almost all of Inter’s top management will be present in Washington for an arranged meeting with Erick Thohir next week.
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.
Candidate for FIGC President Demetrio Albertini has run through his plans to change the face of Italian football and Serie A.
Marco Borriello is enthused for Roma’s start to their US tour, as he also considers the club credible title challengers next season.
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 Daniel Agger own-goal was enough to decide Liverpool and Roma’s pre-season friendly at Fenway Park, Boston.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Italian media claim Napoli are making a bid for troubled Manchester City midfielder Javi Garcia.
A sensational new twist in the Davide Astori tale, as after renewing his Cagliari contract he’s expected to join Roma.
Verona beat Serie D side St Georgen 3-0, Palermo put six past Latvians Jurmala, but Genoa drew with Al Hilal.
Chievo beat Coventry City 3-0 in a friendly with Sergio Pellissier rounding off the rout.
Sassuolo won their friendly 7-1 today, but above all with Francesco Acerbi on target after beating cancer.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni reassured fans over Gervinho and Mehdi Benatia, promising “another buy, possibly today.”
Lazio beat Serie B side Bari in a 3-2 friendly thriller with Filip Djordjevic bagging a brace.
Cagliari sensationally slammed the door on Lazio and announced Davide Astori signed on for another three years.
Antonio Conte released a statement denying talks with PSG or even the existence of an “entourage.”
Following on from PSG denials, it’s reported Antonio Conte agreed not to join another Italian club this season after Juventus.
Milan presented their new 2014-15 strip in New York, including the unveiling of the away jersey.
Sky Sport Italia claim there are problems in Federico Viviani’s planned move from Roma to Leeds United.
New Sampdoria midfielder Jose Campaña is inspired by fellow Spaniards Xavi and Andres Iniesta.
Santos warn “it is difficult” for them to afford Milan striker Robinho, even on loan from Orlando City.
Ex-Inter defender Walter Samuel has officially joined Swiss club Basel.
Blerim Dzemaili’s representative hinted the Napoli midfielder is “close” to both Milan and Valencia.
Jackson Martinez’s agent confirms “Milan like him and Roma had thought about a buy, but I haven’t had talks lately.”
Carlos Tevez insists he “never considered leaving” Juventus and denied warning them against hiring Roberto Mancini.
Reports in England claim that Inter have turned their attentions from Stevan Jovetic to Javier Hernandez.

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