NEWS

Palermo have admitted that they would be interested in signing Ciro Immobile from Genoa in January.
Antonio Carlos Zago will reportedly return to Roma to act as an assistant to boss Zdenek Zeman.
Serie A side Udinese are in talks with Genoa about signing Alexander Merkel, it has been confirmed.
The agent of Cristian Molinaro has rubbished reports that his client could be set for a January move to Palermo.
Giorgio Chiellini says he now feels 100 per cent Juventus after admitting to supporting Milan as a youngster.
Dynamo Kiev will try to tempt Palermo into selling them Josip Ilicic next month, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
AIC President Damiano Tommasi has hit out at the players involved in the Calcioscommesse scandal.
Juventus defender Stephan Lichtsteiner has revealed that he wants to win every competition possible with the Bianconeri.
Lazio midfielder Antonio Candreva could miss the club's game against Sampdoria on Saturday after he limped out of training today.
Fiorentina defender Facundo Roncaglia has admitted that he is surprised by the adoration he currently receives from the Viola fans.
Inter defender Christian Chivu believes his team can challenge Juventus for the title come May.
Brazilian club Corinthians have made a €15m bid for Milan forward Alexandre Pato, according to reports in the Italian media.
Italy national team boss Cesare Prandelli has called for patience after two Serie A Coaches were fired this afternoon.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis has reflected on 2012, declaring it a 'lavish year' for the Partenopei.
Former Juventus striker Michele Padovano believes that Didier Drogba would be the perfect signing for Antonio Conte's side.
New Siena boss Giuseppe Iachini has claimed that he is the man to keep the Robur in Serie A.
Juventus striker Nicklas Bendtner has gone under the knife this afternoon as a consequence of his thigh injury.
Napoli do like Siena stopper Luís Carlos Novo Neto, but his agent has insisted that there has been no January bid.
Palermo have revealed that Vincenzo Montella was at the top of their summer coaching wish-list before he joined Fiorentina.
Sampdoria have confirmed that Delio Rossi is their new Coach after they decided to dismiss Ciro Ferrara. They have a new sporting director too.
In a weekend when Juventus were crowned Winter Champions, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from all of the Week 17 games.
Siena have confirmed that Giuseppe Iachini has been hired after the club opted to show Serse Cosmi the exit.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is refusing to criticise Zdenek Zeman for dropping Daniele De Rossi from his Roma starting XI.
Serie A side Sampdoria have reportedly decided to axe Ciro Ferrara after the 3-1 reverse at Catania on Sunday.
Juventus’ Luca Marrone has pulled out of the Italian Under-21 squad on Monday because of injury.
Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade has suggested that his club will not be making any signings in January.
Juventus may already be Winter Champions, but Claudio Marchisio wants to end 2012 with another League win.
Mirko Vucinic has admitted that Juventus boss Antonio Conte can make a difference from the touchline.
Mattia Perin has admitted that he’d love to play alongside Milan’s Stephan El Shaarawy at some stage in the future.
Stuttgart left-back Cristian Molinaro is being paired with a January move to struggling Serie A outfit Palermo.
Hernanes has insisted that he is happy at Lazio amidst rumours that he’s stalling on negotiating a new contract.
Juventus have confirmed that they have rescinded the contract of Lucio – just a matter of months following his arrival.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has confirmed that Paul Pogba is in a race against time to be fit for the Cagliari game.
Beppe Iachini will reportedly be confirmed as the new Coach of Siena just as soon as he frees himself from Sampdoria.

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