NEWS

Milan released Massimo Ambrosini “because age proved more important than emotions” in rejecting a contract extension.
Armenia earned a shock 4-0 victory away to Denmark in Italy’s World Cup qualifying group.
Massimo Ambrosini is leaving Milan and his agent confirms he’ll probably join West Ham. “We’ve ruled out the MLS.”
Andrea Bertolacci scored a crucial goal against Norway and put himself forward for a role in Italy’s European Under-21 Championship.
Italy topped their Under-21 European Championship group and Coach Devis Mangia praised the squad. “They all did well.”
Italy test the 4-3-3 and some new faces for tonight’s charity match against Haiti in Rio de Janeiro.
Andrea Bertolacci’s acrobatic last-gasp equaliser gave Italy a 1-1 draw with Norway, so they top the Under-21 European Championship group
Adriano Galliani insisted there were no talks for Carlos Tevez and Stephan El Shaarawy “is not off the market.”
Milan have officially announced that Massimo Ambrosini will leave this summer, making Riccardo Montolivo the new captain.
Cagliari midfielder Radja Nainggolan is a target for Napoli, Roma and Inter, but now Tottenham have joined the race.
Milan and Inter have emerged as the top-paying clubs in Serie A, but Manchester City have the highest sports salaries in the world.
Javier Mascherano remains a top transfer target for new Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez, it’s reported.
“We expect goals and great performances from Mario Balotelli, not problems,” insisted FIGC President Giancarlo Abete.
Italy go head-to-head with Norway for top spot in their Under-21 European Championship group.
Roma are expected to announce that Rudi Garcia is their new Coach after he flew to New York for talks with President James Pallotta.
Dejan Stankovic is on the verge of rescinding his contract with Italian giants Inter, claims Sky Sport Italia.
Versatile Milan midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng is set to make a return to international football with Ghana.
Antonio Cassano has underlined his desire to star for Inter and the Italian national side in the future.
Giuseppe Sannino has reportedly agreed to leave Palermo in exchange for a two-year contract with Chievo Verona.
Milan have made no contact with Bologna regarding a possible bid for Italian international Alessandro Diamanti.
Imposing Argentine defender Diego Martin Novaretti is just a medical away from signing for Lazio.
Deciding the future of Mattia Perin will be high on the priority list of new Genoa sporting director Daniele Delli Carri.
Fiorentina have agreed personal terms with Bayern Munich striker Mario Gomez, a report in Germany suggests.
Real Madrid have told Italian champions Juventus that they’ll have to dig deep into their pockets if they want to sign Gonzalo Higuain.
Fabrizio Miccoli plans to continue playing football for the next two years after his Palermo contract expired.
Inter chief Massimo Moratti claims the club have no plans to sell Andrea Ranocchia or Fredy Guarin.
Antonio Di Natale and Luis Muriel will continue to form Udinese’s attack in the new campaign, maintains Andrea Carnevale.
Manolo Gabbiadini will either play for Atalanta or Juventus in the new campaign, say the Bergamo club.
Italy’s Confederations Cup campaign hasn’t got off to the best start after a portion of their food supplies were seized by customs officers on arrival in Brazil.
Devis Mangia’s Italian Under-21 side will be looking for at least a point against Norway in tonight’s European Championship tie.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is keen to take advantage of his country’s inclusion in this month’s Confederations Cup.
Roma have wrapped up a deal with Udinese for Mehdi Benatia, reports the Corriere dello Sport.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli will again test the 4-3-3 system in Tuesday’s international friendly against Haiti.
Sunderland last night confirmed the capture of Modibo Diakite on a free transfer from Italian club Lazio.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.

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