NEWS

Milan seem closer to Carlos Tevez, as Juventus insist they won’t get into a bidding war for the Manchester City star.
Neymar praised Italy star Mario Balotelli and the Brazilian talent admits “I’d love to become his friend.”
Gennaro Gattuso comments on his Palermo job, Mario Balotelli and Stephan El Shaarawy. “The only thing I fear is death.”
Marco Verratti hopes his history with Holland can bring Italy luck in the Under-21 European Championship semi-final.
Carlo Ancelotti will officially become the new Real Madrid Coach tomorrow, according to Le Parisien, after PSG let him go.
Italian media claim Fiorentina and Tottenham could exchange David Pizarro for Scott Parker.
Lazio’s Eddy Onazi is out of the Confederations Cup, but the whole Nigeria squad might pull out due to a row over bonuses.
Edinson Cavani’s mother claims “he is negotiating with Manchester City and Real Madrid, but there’s nothing concrete with Chelsea.”
Milan and Juventus were in meetings with Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez’s agent today.
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Palermo will not be welcoming Matias Silvestre back to the club. “Inter will be forced to sign him outright.”
Inter and Cagliari held transfer discussions regarding Radja Nainggolan in Milan on Thursday.
Inter chief Massimo Moratti has tightened his club’s grip on goalkeeper Samir Handanovic. “He won’t be leaving.”
Marco Verratti’s representative will meet with Paris Saint-Germain this month in order to get his client a new improved contract.
Walter Samuel has signed a new one-year deal with Inter, the club have confirmed on Thursday.
Dejan Stankovic has no intention of rescinding his contract with Inter. “The rumours are not true,” stated the midfielder.
New Inter boss Walter Mazzarri has reportedly asked the club to make an offer for Milan midfielder Antonio Nocerino.
Young midfielder Alessandro Martinelli has signed a new contract with Serie A side Sampdoria.
The Gazzetta dello Sport says Chievo Verona will announce Giuseppe Sannino as their new Coach on Friday.
Claudio Marchisio would be the right man to inherit Alessandro Del Piero’s No 10 shirt at Juventus, says former President Giovanni Cobolli Gigli.
The representative of Michael Agazzi has told clubs interested in his client to make contact with Cagliari first.
Italian Under-21 international Vasco Regini is attracting the attention of Italian giants Juventus.
Mehdi Benatia has confirmed he is on the verge of leaving Udinese for Roma. “I turned down offers from Champions League clubs.”
Italy could face Mexico on Sunday with a new shape after boss Cesare Prandelli tested a 4-3-2-1 system in training.
Arturo Vidal has rejected claims that he wants to wear the No 10 shirt for Juventus in the new campaign.
Anderlecht have confirmed they will sell Lucas Biglia to Italian capital outfit Lazio before the start of next season.
Milan have admitted an interest is signing Alessandro Matri from Scudetto rivals Juventus this summer.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Mattia De Sciglio is confident Stephan El Shaarawy is “a symbol of Milan” and will not be sold.
Giorgio Chiellini concedes Italy did not have the right focus against Haiti and warns he is “hardly Roberto Carlos” at left-back.
Chelsea are reportedly willing to pay Edinson Cavani’s €63m buy-out clause, which Napoli would re-invest in Stephan El Shaarawy.
Milan are reportedly close to completing their swoop for Sampdoria midfielder Andrea Poli.
Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi would prefer a co-ownership deal rather than selling Ishak Belfodil outright.
Italy will play Holland in the European Under-21 Championship semi-final at the Ha Moshava on Saturday night.
Massimo Ambrosini’s agent admits “Milan could’ve dealt with the situation better after 18 years together.”

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