West Ham United reportedly met Genoa’s €40m asking price for Krzysztof Piatek, but they already gave their word to wait for Milan.
Chelsea blocked Michy Batshuayi’s loan to Monaco because they could send him to Milan as a Gonzalo Higuain replacement, if Krzysztof Piatek proves too expensive.
Juventus and Chelsea have agreed terms on a complex loan with option to extend – which could become an obligation – for Gonzalo Higuain, claim Sky Sport Italia.
Milan forward Gonzalo Higuain’s brother Nicolas is in London to discuss personal terms with Chelsea, according to reports in Italy.
Roma will be without Diego Perotti for at least the next two games with Torino and Atalanta due to a muscular problem.
Milan captain Alessio Romagnoli claims they were “booked or sent off at every minimal contact” with Juventus in the Supercoppa.
Milan will have to do without Franck Kessie, Alessio Romagnoli and Davide Calabria against Genoa, as they’ll be suspended after the Supercoppa.
Gennaro Gattuso was irritated at officials after Milan lost the Supercoppa to Juventus and insisted Gonzalo Higuain had a fever, but wouldn’t discuss the Chelsea rumours.
Max Allegri admits Juventus “signed Cristiano Ronaldo because he is decisive and scores big goals” after the Supercoppa victory over Milan.
Lega Serie A President Gaetano Miccichè maintains the first Supercoppa to be staged in Saudi Arabia was “an historic event.”
Cristiano Ronaldo was “happy to have scored the winning goal and start 2019 with my first Juventus trophy” after deciding the Supercoppa against Milan.
Juventus have become the first club to win the Supercoppa eight times, as Cristiano Ronaldo’s header was decisive, but Milan were furious about two refereeing decisions.
Chelsea are on the verge of selling Alvaro Morata to Atletico Madrid, but only want to take Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus via Milan, it’s reported.
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Mario Mandzukic has denied reports he could be out for three to four months, insisting he’ll return for Juventus “in a couple of weeks.”
Juventus director Pavel Nedved refused to discuss Gonzalo Higuain’s potential move to Chelsea “out of respect for Milan.”
Giorgio Chiellini told Juventus to be wary of Milan in the Supercoppa, as “in a one-off Final the smallest incident can change everything.”
Juventus choose Douglas Costa with Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala, while Milan bench Gonzalo Higuain, starting Patrick Cutrone and Lucas Paquetá in the Supercoppa.
Ricardo Rodriguez assures Milan “believe we can get the victory” in the Supercoppa against Juventus.
The dates and times for this season’s Coppa Italia quarter-finals have been confirmed.