NEWS

Udinese President Franco Soldati congratulated Antonio Di Natale on his 37th birthday. “He’s an exemplary professional.”
Palermo forward Andrea Belotti said the Italy Under-21 side should “send a strong signal to all of Italian football.”
Doctors who provided first aid to Crotone goalkeeper Caio Secco reveal they had to use a defibrillator, as he was not breathing.
Douglas Maicon has officially extended his contract with Roma until 2016 with an option for a further year.
Gigi Di Biagio assures Italy “will play to win” in tomorrow’s European Under-21 Championship play-off with Slovakia.
For the first time since his serious knee injury in March, Kevin Strootman is training with the Roma team.
Pietro Anastasi believes Graziano Pellè can be “the extra weapon” Italy need against Malta tonight.
Marek Hamsik maintains Napoli “are still in the Scudetto race” despite a poor start to the season.
Torino expressed their condolences after the death of Pontus Segerstrom, captain of their Europa League opponents Brommapojkarna.
Rafael Benitez will reportedly ask for guarantees about future investment in Napoli before any contract renewal.
Following links to David Moyes, Inter are now being paired with Sampdoria’s Sinisa Mihajlovic as potential replacement for Walter Mazzarri.
The President of the Italian Referee’s Association has defended Gianluca Rocchi’s handling of the recent Juventus-Roma clash.
Former Milan forward Marco Simone has been confirmed today as the new coach of Swiss side FC Lausanne-Sport.
Palermo will appoint youth team director Dario Baccin as the club’s new sporting director, after Edoardo Reja declined the role, according to reports.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte has insisted that Graziano Pelle can be an important player for the Azzurri.
Southampton striker Graziano Pelle is in line to make his Italy debut in tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Malta.
Carlo Tavecchio says Italy will play their November friendly with Albania at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris to support victims of the recent floods in Genoa.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia has reportedly commented that the Giallorossi are interested in Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot.
Juventus are reportedly pressuring the Chile national team to release Arturo Vidal early, due to concerns over his knee.
Jeremy Menez has spoken about his move to Milan, revealing the Ibiza meeting with Filippo Inzaghi and Adriano Galliani sealed the deal.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi has spoken about his plans for the club’s return to the top, dreaming of the 2016 Champions League Final.
Roma are again being linked with a potential move for Petr Cech, as outlets in Italy pick up on recent comments made.
Maxi Lopez has paid tribute to Francesco Totti and outlined the test he and Chievo expect from Roma this coming weekend.
Marek Hamsik believes Napoli can still challenge Juventus and Roma for the Serie A title, despite a poor start to the season.
Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon has criticised Roma’s Francesco Totti for his comments that Juventus ‘should have their own League’.
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Marek Hamsik bagged a brace for Slovakia this evening after Napoli teammate Dries Mertens scored two for Belgium.
Frosinone left it to the last minute, but caused an upset by beating Perugia in the top of the table showdown.
PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot confirms he was in talks with Roma, but “I don’t know what went wrong.”
It’s reported Seydou Keita’s calf muscle has a lesion, which would rule him out of Roma’s game with Bayern Munich.
Antonio Conte wants to change the role of Italy Coach, to “not just be a selector and make the Nazionale like a club.”
Italy captain Gigi Buffon warned not to underestimate Malta in tomorrow’s Euro 2016 qualifier.
Antonio Conte confirmed there will be changes against Malta tomorrow, possibly including Graziano Pellè.
Tottenham are reportedly interested in Fiorentina-owned striker Ante Rebic after his performance for Croatia’s Under-21 side.
Milan have been forced to “categorically deny” rumours in the African media that Michael Essien contracted Ebola.

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