NEWS

Roma defender Alessio Romagnoli is all set to join Sampdoria on loan with option to buy.
There are reports Atletico Madrid have agreed to sign Alessio Cerci from Torino with the aid of an investment fund.
It’s reported Fernando Torres passed his medical and urged Chelsea teammate Marco van Ginkel to join him at Milan.
Zdenek Zeman promises “an open and spectacular game” between Cagliari and his tactical protegee Eusebio Di Francesco’s Sassuolo.
Milan haven’t given up on Alessio Cerci yet, as they could offer Torino Giampaolo Pazzini plus cash.
As expected, David Lopez has completed his transfer from Espanyol to Napoli. “I’m happy to be here.”
L’Equipe claims Roma have beaten Arsenal and Tottenham to PSG talent Adrien Rabiot in a €15m deal.
Demetrio Albertini trusts Fernando Torres will be a success at Milan, but the ex-Chelsea star “needs to feel responsibility.”
There’s a goalkeeping merry-go-round with Andrea Consigli to Sassuolo and Vlada Avramov replacing him at Atalanta.
After problems agreeing personal terms, it’s now reported Ricky Alvarez will complete his move to Sunderland.
Daniel Osvaldo hopes to “stay at Inter for a long while,” insists his bad boy image is unfair and reveals Diego Maradona made him cry.
Sinisa Mihajlovic quoted Robin Williams in his Press conference to prepare Sampdoria’s trip to Palermo. “Carpe diem.”
Napoli could sell Goran Pandev to Leicester City or Galatasaray, while Milan, Hull and Sunderland want Blerim Dzemaili.
British media claim Milan will sell Nigel de Jong to Manchester United tomorrow in a deal worth £10m.
Daniele De Rossi celebrated Roma’s win over Fiorentina and said this season “we intend to annoy Juventus.”
Lazio President Claudio Lotito trusts they will “have a great season” ahead of their opener with Milan today.
Verona open their season against Atalanta today and Andrea Mandorlini argues Luca Toni is “our Carlos Tevez and Gonzalo Higuain.”
Inter have an injury crisis in attack against Torino this evening, as Daniel Osvaldo is suffering from a groin strain.
The Week 1 fixtures conclude tonight with Milan-Lazio for Europe, Genoa-Napoli and Torino-Inter difficult tests and Sassuolo-Cagliari promising goals.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roma have now officially signed defender Jose Holebas from Olympiacos for just €1m.
Mario Balotelli is not in Antonio Conte’s debut Italy squad to face the Netherlands and Norway.
There are reports Real Madrid are challenging Juventus for Manchester United man Javier Hernandez.
Rudi Garcia thanked “a great Morgan De Sanctis” for Roma’s 2-0 win over Fiorentina and appealed to the fans.
Vincenzo Montella was left to rue a poor Fiorentina first half against Roma. “I have to work out why we were timorous.”
Lanciano held Catania in a six-goal thriller, Frosinone upset Brescia, Bari conquered Entella and Livorno were pegged back by Carpi.
Roma dominated the first half and thanked Morgan De Sanctis for denying Fiorentina an equaliser in this 2-0 victory.
There are reports Ricky Alvarez is struggling to agree personal terms with Sunderland for his £10m move from Inter.
Kingsley Coman was Man of the Match on his Serie A debut. “It’s easy playing for Juventus,” said the 18-year-old.
Chievo Coach Eugenio Corini admits they need to “sort out some tactical issues” after a 1-0 defeat to Juventus.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado announced he is staying at Fiorentina “with great enthusiasm. Forza Viola.”
Giampaolo Pazzini is out of Milan’s Serie A clash with Lazio after picking up an injury.
Max Allegri was “a bit worried” at wasteful Juventus finishing against Chievo, but hailed “the kid” Kingsley Coman.
Antonio Cassano is out of Parma’s season debut trip to Cesena on Sunday, but Francesco Lodi is included.
Napoli have Jonathan De Guzman and Michu in their squad to face Genoa, but Goran Pandev is dropped.

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