NEWS

Juventus striker Carlos Tevez broke his silence on the kidnapping ordeal. “My father is well, healthy and safe.”
Sky Sport Italia claim Inter are on the verge of exchanging Saphir Taider for Southampton’s Daniel Osvaldo.
Vincenzo Montella confirmed Giuseppe Rossi will make his pre-season debut for Fiorentina against Palmeiras.
Lega Serie B President Andrea Abodi insists under-fire Carlo Tavecchio “represents the new” in the FIGC.
Juventus have already named their starting XI against Cesena tomorrow, including Andrea Pirlo and Stephan Lichtsteiner.
It’s reported Cardiff City man Gary Medel rejected Galatasaray, Valencia and Hamburg, as he only wants Inter.
Torino have left behind Alessio Cerci and Fabio Quagliarella for their Europa League trip to Brommapojkarna.
Carlos Tevez has returned to Turin after his father was freed by kidnappers in Argentina, but won’t play Cesena-Juventus.
There are reports from Argentina that Carlos Tevez’s father has been released by kidnappers.
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini thinks “the FIGC needs someone like me” and “UEFA is a mess.”
Roma have officially sold Jose Angel to Porto for free, but will receive half of any future sale.
Milan are reportedly interested in Newcastle United midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa.
Roma President James Pallotta insists Mehdi Benatia “was never on the market” and support for Carlo Tavecchio is “embarrassing.”
Argentine newspaper Clarin claims the father of Juventus star Carlos Tevez has been kidnapped.
Chievo-Juventus and Roma-Fiorentina will open the Serie A season on August 30 with Milan-Lazio on Sunday evening.
Sassuolo are the latest Serie A club to officially withdraw their support for FIGC candidate Carlo Tavecchio.
Former Azzurri player Joseph Oshadogan said the Carlo Tavecchio racism scandal shows “the worst side of Italy.”
Inter have formally appointed Dan Chard as their new Director of Global Partnerships.
Lucas Biglia’s agent announces the Lazio and Argentina midfielder received “many requests, including Real Madrid.”
Hellas Verona have officially bought Uruguayan Guillermo Rodriguez from Torino.
Demetrio Albertini reiterated his FIGC candidacy is about “fighting discrimination, contrasting violence and corruption.”
Fabio Quagliarella, Alessio Cerci and Matteo Darmian are unlikely to play Torino’s Europa League tie with Brommapojkarna.
Max Allegri assured Arturo Vidal is “a fundamental player” for Juventus and expects better against Cesena.
Another Carlo Tavecchio gaffe has emerged, in which he claimed women were “handicapped” in sports.
Daniele Adani sees Pippo Inzaghi as yet to have an impact on Milan’s defence, which he says clearly still needs work.
Verona utility man Romulo is expected to arrive in Turin today to undergo medical tests ahead of signing for Juventus.
Cesare Bovo says that Torino’s focus and determination is to advance to the knockout stages of the Europa League ‘at any cost’.
Nemanja Vidic is expected to start against Manchester United in the same Inter XI that faced Real Madrid at the weekend.
As Arturo Vidal apparently tells Juventus he’s happy if he stays, his agent arrives in Italy amid reports from Chile of a verbal agreement with Manchester United.
Nemanja Vidic admits that Dejan Stankovic played a key role in convincing him to join Inter, as he is enthusiastic to being followed by Javier Hernandez.
Nemanja Vidic has reflected on how ‘everything is new’ to him at Inter, early impressions at the club and facing Manchester United.
Real Madrid are reportedly ready to come in with an offer for Mehdi Benatia, should Pepe be sold this summer.
Roma will face a stronger Real Madrid side in Dallas tomorrow morning than Inter did, as a number of stars return for Los Blancos.
Mario Balotelli is reportedly letting teammates know of his frustration during pre-season training with Milan.
The Gazzetta dello Sport suggest that today is a crucial day in Robinho’s future away from Milan being determined.

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