NEWS

Pietro Lo Monaco is happy for Diego Simeone’s work at Atletico Madrid and suggests a future at Inter is not out of the question.
Luis Figo says it would take an ‘indisputable offer’ for him to consider making the move into coaching.
Franco Baresi sees the improvement at Milan and the relaxed atmosphere, but urges that it leads to greater consistency.
Pavel Nedved admits that ‘Benfica will be difficult’, whilst Nuno Gomes believes it ‘isn’t important who Benfica face’.
Juventus will play against Benfica in the semi-finals of the Europa League, whilst Sevilla will face Valencia.
Ivo Pulga’s first game as Cagliari Coach may see both Andrea Cossu and Daniele Conti dropped from first team affairs.
Speculation is growing as to who Cesare Prandelli will name for Italy’s tests next week, as he is expected to present his list today.
Francesco Guidolin is satisfied that Simone Scuffet is ready to go to the World Cup, if Gianluigi Buffon says so.
Cesare Prandelli has emphasised the value of Andrea Pirlo and Gianluigi Buffon and says Domenico Berardi perhaps needs to mature.
Juventus will learn today their opponents for the semi-finals of the Europa League, when the draw is held in Nyon.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Paul Pogba was non-committal on his Juventus future after they reached the Europa League semi-final.
Lyon Coach Remi Garde conceded “the best team won” after a 3-1 aggregate Europa League defeat to Juventus.
Antonio Conte snapped at those who “think everything is easy just because we are Juventus” after reaching the Europa League semi-final.
Andrea Pirlo explained his favourite free kick technique and said the Europa League is “a mini-Champions League.”
Kwadwo Asamoah confirmed Juventus are “physically not in great shape” and lost their focus against Lyon.
Giorgio Chiellini criticised the fans at the Juventus Stadium for their reactions during the Europa League win over Lyon.
“It wasn’t easy to reach the semi-final of the Europa League,” said Claudio Marchisio after Juventus beat Lyon.
Andrea Pirlo’s free kick and a deflected Claudio Marchisio strike beat Lyon 2-1 and sent Juventus to the Europa League semi-final.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete confirms Milan’s San Siro is a candidate for the 2016 Champions League Final.
Inter defender Juan Jesus “can’t wait to play with Nemanja Vidic” and believes Mateo Kovacic “is the new Andres Iniesta.”
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta said Carlos Tevez is not playing for Argentina due to “non-football situations.”
Verona record-breaker Luca Toni confirmed his World Cup dreams and wants to prove a point against Fiorentina.
Carlos Tevez and Mirko Vucinic lead the way as Juventus host Lyon in the Europa League quarter-final.
Italian media claim Erick Thohir is trying to bring Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho back to Inter.
Torino midfielder Alexander Farnerud is out for the rest of the season after damaging knee ligaments.
Juan Cuadrado is reportedly a target for Manchester United, who would offer Nani to Fiorentina as part of the deal.
Napoli assistant manager Fabio Pecchia insists they are “still targeting second place and not thinking about the Coppa Italia.”
Stephan El Shaarawy is closer to his comeback after scoring with the Milan Primavera team today.
Emanuele Giaccherini is reportedly set for a return to Italy with Fiorentina if Sunderland are relegated.
Roma have announced they will play Orlando City Soccer Club on May 23 as part of a training retreat at Disney World.
Panini have unveiled their stickers for the World Cup in Brazil, but Italy are without Mattia Destro, Antonio Cassano and other potentials.
Monaco President Vadim Vasilyev says that speculation over the future of Coach Claudio Ranieri is unjustified.
Verona general director Giovanni Gardini is convinced that Scaligeri Coach Andrea Mandorlini will remain at the club.
Racing Avellaneda President Victor Blanco says Inter’s Diego Milito wants to return to the club.

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