NEWS

Marek Hamsik gave Napoli Champions League hope, but shambolic defending saw Athletic Bilbao win the play-off 3-1.
Adil Rami responded via Twitter to an offer from Monaco and warned “I won’t be leaving Milan.”
There are mixed reports on Jonathan Biabiany, as the Parma man is in advanced talks with Milan, Inter and Juventus.
Manuel Almunia has retired at the age of 37 after a Cagliari medical found a heart problem.
There are reports Bayern Munich wanted to give Juventus Xherdan Shaqiri, but they refused to hand over Stephan Lichtsteiner.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte told Inter and Milan players “to deserve their call-up for the Nazionale.”
Mehdi Benatia has signed a five-year contract with Bayern Munich, completing his transfer from Roma.
Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin’s agent confirmed a €12m Zenit offer was rejected “because he’s waiting for Juventus.”
It’s reported Juventus had an offer for Brazil Under-20 talent Gerson rejected by Fluminense.
Verona have officially signed Gustavo Campanharo and are close to Nico Lopez and Frederik Sorensen.
Napoli start Dries Mertens, Gonzalo Higuain and Faouzi Ghoulam in their Champions League play-off with Athletic Bilbao.
Sky Sport Italia claim Parma have offered Jonathan Biabiany to Juventus as part of an exchange for Simone Pepe.
Ivory Coast international Souleymane Bamba reveals he rejected England and Germany for Palermo.
Roma are ready to loan Alessio Romagnoli to Sampdoria and Antonio Sanabria to Deportivo La Coruna.
Ricky Alvarez is out of Inter’s Europa League play-off with Stjarnan after bruising his knee in training.
Sky Sport Italia claim Marco van Ginkel has turned down a loan to Milan, as he wants to convince at Chelsea.
Alessio Cerci was dropped from Torino’s Europa League squad amid reports his agents are in talks with Arsenal.
It’s reported Fiorentina made a formal offer to Shakhtar Donetsk for Fernando, on loan with option to buy for €15m.
Juan Jesus said Inter have to “play with heart and never underestimate anyone” as they prepare to face Stjarnan.
Milan Channel are “considering” Monaco’s offer for Adil Rami, while Fernando Torres and Marco van Ginkel “are still deciding.”
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis swore at “moaning” fans ahead of tonight’s Champions League play-off in Bilbao.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte visited Inter today and confirmed he’s evaluating Andrea Ranocchia and Daniel Osvaldo.
Tottenham reportedly asked for Mattia De Sciglio in exchange for Roberto Soldado, but Milan turned them down.
Sampdoria have signed Marco Marchionni from Parma in a straight swap with Andrea Costa.
Kostas Manolas has been unveiled as a Roma player, and has insisted that the capital was always his first choice.
Paul Pogba has conceded it is different under Massmiliano Allegri, but believes that Juventus can still win the title.
Palermo striker Abel Hernandez is on the verge of joining Hull City, it has been revealed.
Walter Mazzarri has urged his Inter side to forget their Europa League first leg and focus on the return match tomorrow.
Claudio Lotito hopes that Lazio’s transfer market will see him go up in the fans’ estimations.
Giampiero Ventura has tried to underplay the importance of Torino’s Europa League match with RNK Split tomorrow.
New Italy team manager Gabriele Oriali has revealed his excitement for the role, and commented on the new-look Inter.
Despite Andre Villas-Boas’ words to the contrary, there are suggestions that Zenit St Petersburg will bid for Fredy Guarin.
Pato is said to have rejected an offer from Torino this week, according to one report in the Italian Press.
Alessio Cerci’s Torino future has once again been thrown into doubt after he was left out of their Europa League squad.
Rudi Garcia has revealed that ‘every detail is important’ as he prepares for the start of the new season.

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