• Milan confirm plan to sign Chelsea’s Fernando Torres and Marco van Ginkel

    The Guardian "Milan are hoping to sign the Chelsea pair Fernando Torres and Marco van Ginkel before the end of the summer transfer window. Milan want to bring Torres on a season-long loan following the departure of Mario Balotelli to Liverpool, while administrator Adriano Galliani has also confirmed an..." August 27

  • Arsenal target Kostas Manolas joins Roma from Olympiacos in £10million deal

    Daily Mail "Italian side Roma have completed the signing of Kostas Manolas from Olympiacos for €13million (£10.35m). The Greece international has signed a five-year contract with the Serie A outfit and will replace Mehdi Benatia following the Moroccan defender's permanent move to Bayern Munich. A..." August 27

  • Louis van Gaal wants Juventus midfielder to join Angel Di Maria in £34m deal

    The Independent "The Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal is Manchester United’s top midfield target but the club’s concerns about his fitness are so great that it may require a complex, appearance-based contract if he is to follow Angel Di Maria into Louis van Gaal’s squad, taking the two-year transfer spend at Old..." August 26

  • Arsenal and Utd in two-horse race for Mehdi Benatia as Roma scrap Bayern meeting

    Daily Star "Benatia made it clear last week that he wanted to join Pep Guardiola & co at Bayern before the close of the summer transfer window. Bayern boss Guardiola is desperate to land a new centre-back after losing Javi Martinez to injury in last weekend's defeat to Borussia Dortmund. The Spaniard..." August 26

  • Juventus target loan deal with view to permanent move for Lukas Podolski

    The Telegraph "Juventus will open talks this week with Arsenal over a move for the out-of-favour forward Lukas Podolski. Podolski was the only one of Arsenal’s Germans not to return to the squad for the game at Everton on Saturday. Podolski, 29, is keen to leave the Emirates Stadium to find first-team..." August 25

  • Liverpool ends interest in Samuel Eto'o as Balotelli deal looks close to being confirmed

    Liverpool Echo "Mario Balotelli could become a Liverpool player on Monday – but the Reds have ended their interest in Samuel Eto’o. Balotelli is on the brink of completing a surprise move to Anfield after a £16million deal was thrashed out with AC Milan last week. The 24-year-old striker, who was at Melwood..." August 24

  • Man Utd make second bid for Vidal as they look to lower price tag with player swap deal

    Daily Star "Manchester United have been heavily linked with a move for Vidal all summer, with new boss Louis van Gaal eager to bring the Chilean ace to the Premier League. And new reports claim United have offered Juve £32m and a player swap deal for the playmaker. It is understood the player in..." August 24

  • Chelsea and Man Utd target Paul Pogba set to sign new FIVE-YEAR Juventus deal

    Daily Star "The French midfielder was linked with moves to Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United this summer but he has opted to remain with the Serie A club. According to reports in Italy, Pogba is set to sign a £76k-a-week deal that will run until July 2019. Discussing the 21-year-old's future at..." August 23

  • Liverpool ‘hours away’ from Mario Balotelli transfer as AC Milan confirm talks

    Metro "Liverpool are hours away from the signing of Mario Balotelli after AC Milan confirmed they are in negotiations with the Reds over a deal. Balotelli has emerged as Liverpool’s number one transfer target as they look to add a world class striker to their ranks this summer. And after the..." August 21

  • Javier Hernandez tops AC Milan's wanted list to replace Liverpool-bound Mario Balotelli

    Daily Star "The Italian club are selling Balotelli in order to rebuild their squad following last season's dismal eighth place finish in Serie A. According to reports in Italy, Hernandez is top of the club's list to replace Liverpool-bound Balotelli with Louis van Gaal thought to be willing to ditch the..." August 21

  • Chelsea want Roma's Destro but Torres won't go the other way - agent

    The Express "Reports had suggested that Roma were keen to lure Torres to Serie A and both clubs were open to a straight swap involving the strikers. However, Renzo Contratto has rubbished those claims, but can confirm that the Pensioners are keen to sign his client. "It's true that Chelsea are..." August 21

  • Tottenham pair Sandro and Vlad Chiriches eyed by Italian giants Napoli and Roma

    Daily Mirror "Tottenham fringe players Sandro and Vladimir Chiriches are targets of Serie A giants before the start of the Italian season. Rafa Benitez's Napoli have ended interest in signing Marouane Fellaini after the Manchester United midfielder suffered an ankle injury - and have now turned to the..." August 21

  • Milan reject reports of £17.5m Liverpool bid for Mario Balotelli

    The Guardian "Milan have denied receiving any offers for Mario Balotelli amid reports that Liverpool had lodged a £17.5m bid for the Italy striker. Adriano Galliani, Milan’s vice-president, responding to reports suggesting that Liverpool had made Balotelli their main target to replace Luis Suárez, said: “At..." August 21

  • Swansea complete deal for Napoli defender Federico Fernandez

    Sky Sports "Swansea City have confirmed the signing Argentina defender Federico Fernandez on a four-year deal from Napoli for an undisclosed fee. The deal – which is subject to international clearance – was completed after Fernandez, 25, passed a medical on Monday. Fernandez, who will wear the number 33..." August 20

  • Man Utd eye Kevin Strootman deal THIS SUMMER with Juventus confident over Arturo Vidal

    The Express "Vidal arrived back in Turin from their preseason tour of Asia this morning and have been given two days off. And while the Old Lady remains hopeful that they will still be able to bring in at least one more striker, reports in Italy suggest there is a growing feeling that Vidal will stay..." August 18

  • Marko Marin joins Fiorentina on a season-long loan

    SB Nation "The German attacking midfielder will spend his second straight season out on loan, this time in Italy. Chelsea attacking midfielder Marko Marin will spend the 2014-15 season on loan with Italian side Fiorentina. This is the second straight season in which the German has been loaned out by..." August 18

  • Roma chief to hold talks with Chelsea over £30m Man Utd target Mehdi Benatia

    The Express "Despite moving for French youngster Kurt Zouma in January, Jose Mourinho is yet to replace David Luiz after the Brazilian moved to Paris St-Germain for £50million. The Blues have already splashed the cash on the likes of Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas and Filipe Luis, but at a press conference held..." August 16

  • Chelsea ARE in talks with Roma over £30m move for Man Utd target Mehdi Benatia

    The Express "Jose Mourinho yesterday vehemently denied that the Blues were in the race for Benatia. But reports in Italy are adamant that talks have been held between the Stamford Bridge outfit and Roma. While no official bid has been made it is suggested that talks are ongoing. That news will come as..." August 14

  • Napoli Make Contact With Manchester United Over Midfielder

    Forza Italian Football "Napoli have contacted Manchester United over the availability of midfielder Marouane Fellaini. The Belgium international is seen by fans as one of the last parts of David Moyes’ disastrous tenure at the club, a view which saw Fellaini jeered repeatedly during a friendly against Valencia." August 14

  • Liverpool interested in signing former Manchester United striker Giuseppe Rossi

    Daily Mail "Liverpool have made enquiries for Fiorentina's former Manchester United striker Giuseppe Rossi. The Italy international has a £28million release clause but Liverpool will hope to drive the price down for the 27-year-old. He has had a succession of knee ligament injuries but bounced back to..." August 14

  • Man Utd's Arturo Vidal deal hinges on Juventus' Nani interest

    The Express "The Chilean wants to link up with Louis Van Gaal at Old Trafford before the end of the transfer window, and has already verbally agreed a five-year-deal worth a whopping £182,000-per-week. Vidal, who is currently recovering from a knee injury sustained before the World Cup, is confident a deal..." August 13

  • German legend Miroslav Klose announces international retirement

    Pro Soccer Talk "The leading scorer in World Cup history has hung up his boots. For Germany, anyway. Miroslav Klose, 36, has called it quits on one of the greatest international careers in history as the German forward has retired from playing for his nation. Klose broke the World Cup scoring record this summer..." August 11

  • Man Utd's Arturo Vidal move close as Javier Hernandez heads to Juventus

    The Express "Express Sport revealed yesterday that the Red Devils have been given just a week by the Serie A champions to complete a move for their top asset, and it appears that Louis Van Gaal has wasted no time as he looks to beat the deadline. The Dutchman is determined to add Vidal to his ranks after..." August 10

  • Liverpool's Lucas Leiva edges closer to reunion with Rafa Benitez at Napoli

    The Independent "Liverpool's Lucas Leiva is hopeful that he will join Napoli, reuniting him with his former Reds manager Rafael Benitez. The Independent on Sunday understands that there are a number of obstacles for the Italian side still to clear before the 27-year-old makes a move to Stadio San Paolo, but the..." August 10

  • Liverpool set to make £16million transfer offer for Inter Milan star Mauro Icardi

    Metro "Liverpool are ready to make a £16million bid for Inter Milan star Mauro Icardi as their hunt for a new striker intensifies. The Reds are desperate to land a big name forward this summer to replace Luis Suarez, and with the new season rapidly approaching, attention has turned to Icardi. A..." August 07

  • Napoli given tight deadline to land £15m-rated Manchester United star Marouane Fellaini

    The Express "The Italian giants finished third in Serie A last-year, therefore could face a number of tricky teams in the dreaded play-off round to reach the group stages. UEFA rules state that Napoli can register a 'maximum of one new eligible player' after the 11th August deadline - provided the quota of..." August 07

  • Bayern Munich set to seal SHOCK swoop for keeper Pepe Reina

    Daily Star "Tuttomercartoweb insist a deal has been struck between the two clubs which will see the Spaniard battle with Manuel Neuer for the No.1 spot at the Allianz Arena. The move comes as a major surprise, with Neuer rated as one of the best goalkeepers in world football, and the undisputed top dog..." August 05

  • Mario Balotelli shows off his basketball skills with one-handed slam dunk

    Daily Mail "AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has often shown off his skills on the football pitch, but has now appeared in video footage showcasing his talents at basketball. The Italian, who used to play for Manchester City, was seen ‘slam dunking’ the ball one-handed into the basket. It is not the..." August 05

  • Pepe Reina wanted by AC Milan but £100,000-a-week wages could prevent deal

    Daily Mail "AC Milan are interested in signing Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina but his wages will once again prove a stumbling block. The Spaniard spent last season on loan in Serie A with Napoli and still has two years to run on his Liverpool contract. Rafa Benitez was keen to take him back to Italy..." August 04

  • Liverpool suffer setback as £18m-rated Argentine star reveals Juventus preference

    The Express "Reports circulating in the Italian media claim the PSG wantaway is surplus to requirements and will force through a deal with Juventus in the near future. Suggestions Lavezzi would be leaving the Parc des Princes emanated from Laurent Blanc's ceaseless pursuit of Real Madrid star Angel Di..." August 02

  • Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini targeted by Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentis for ... his hair

    The Telegraph "Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentis says he wants to sign Marouane Fellaini because he thinks the curly-haired Manchester United misfit would look good in midfield alongside shaven-headed Gokhan Inler. Fellaini has been at United for only a year, but his future is in doubt following the..." August 01

  • Marouane Fellaini AGREES to join Napoli but Man Utd still holding out for £18m fee

    Daily Star "That's according to reports in Italy that claim the Belgium international star's agent has met with officials from the Italian outfit. Talks are understood to have been held in Brussels and ended with Fellaini agreeing to the transfer. Napoli have yet to meet United's £18m asking price..." July 31

  • Manchester United reach “verbal agreement” on $80 million Arturo Vidal deal

    Pro Soccer Talk "Arturo Vidal is edging closer to the exit door at Juventus after Manchester United are said to have reached a “verbal agreement” with the reigning Italian champions. Vidal, 27, is set to become the most expensive player in United’s history as an $80 million deal has been agreed according to..." July 30

  • Marouane Fellaini 'says yes to Napoli' to set up £15million departure from Manchester United

    Daily Mirror "According to reports in Italy, the Belgian midfielder will end nightmare 11-month stay at Old Trafford with transfer to the Serie A side. Marouane Fellaini's departure from Manchester United appears to have moved a step closer after he reportedly met with officials from Italian side..." July 30

  • AC Milan doesn't care about racism

    SB Nation "In recent years, AC Milan have talked a good talk when it comes to fighting racism in Italy. But it is now both obvious and disheartening to realize that the club has no intention of taking concrete steps to actually combat the problem. In January 2013, Milan were making the most of Italy's..." July 30

  • Carlos Tevez’s father released by kidnappers in Argentina

    The Guardian "The lawyer for Carlos Tevez says the father of the Argentina and Juventus star was kidnapped on Tuesday, but was released eight hours later and appeared to be physically unharmed. Gustavo Galasso said the forward’s father “is in good shape” as he announced the news about Segundo Tevez to..." July 29

  • Manchester United hold talks with Napoli over Marouane Fellaini exit

    The Guardian "Marouane Fellaini’s nightmare time at Manchester United could be about to end as the club are in negotiations with Napoli regarding the midfielder, whose £27.5m fee last summer made him the fourth most expensive player in the club’s history. Fellaini is thought to be minded to make the move to..." July 29

  • Inter delegation bound for Southampton to finalise deal for Italian striker Dani Osvaldo

    Daily Mail "Inter Milan will send a delegation to Southampton on Tuesday to discuss the proposed transfer of Dani Osvaldo. The 28-year-old is set on a return to Italy but Inter want a loan with a view to a permanent deal. The Italian, who is also a target for Valencia, managed just three goals in nine..." July 28

  • Inter Milan set to offer Man Utd Fredy Guarin in huge swap deal for Javier Hernandez

    Daily Star "According to reports in Italy, the Italian giants are desperate to sign a new striker this summer to give Walter Mazzarri more firepower up-front and United's Mexican hit-man fits the bill. Louis van Gaal is keen to bolster his midfield and is scouring the market following the blow that Arturo..." July 27

  • Reports - Man United make final £39m bid for Juventus star

    talkSport "Manchester United have made a final bid of £39million for Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal, according to Tuttosport. The Chile international has been heavily linked to United throughout the summer and it appears the Premier League giants have now submitted a take it or leave offer for the..." July 24

  • Chelsea's Romelu Lukaku a transfer target for Juventus after injury sidelines new boy Morata

    Daily Mirror "Juventus will ask Chelsea to let them have Romelu Lukaku on loan this season - and give him the chance to finish his footballing education in the Champions League. Everton are keen on a second loan spell for the Belgian striker, who alienated Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho with his public comments..." July 23

  • Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez linked with move to Inter Milan

    Pro Soccer Talk "Manchester United and Mexico forward Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez could be on the move this summer. Hernandez, 26, became a bit-part player at Old Trafford last season. Even his usual predatory performances off the bench became more limited during David Moyes’ time in charge. According to..." July 23

  • Mario Balotelli demands £5m-a-year salary (after tax) from Arsenal as AC Milan try to offload fiery striker

    Daily Mail "Mario Balotelli wants £5million-per-year after tax to join Arsenal this summer. The Gunners have shown an interest in the Italy international after learning the striker will be allowed to leave AC Milan this summer. Arsenal's interest in Balotelli had cooled after a move for Loic Remy..." July 21

  • West Ham plot double loan swoop for Inter Milan and Malaga stars

    Daily Star "The Ecuador star, 25, signed a five-year deal with the Hammers despite an 11th-hour approach from Inter Milan. Now the Hammers are keen to make more signings but without breaking the bank. Boss Sam Allardyce is closing in on Saphir Taider, 22, who is keen to leave Inter Milan to play in the..." July 21

  • Juventus sign Alvaro Morata for €20m

    ESPN FC "Juventus have announced the signing of Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid for 20 million euros. On Friday, Morata flew to Turin to undergo a medical with the Serie A champions ahead of penning a five-year contract on Saturday. Juventus will pay 20 million euros to Real over a period of three..." July 20

  • Milan laugh off Man Utd's £11m asking price for Nani

    The Express "Milan are the latest side to express an interest in signing the 27-year-old this summer but are not impressed with United's valuation of the player. Reports in Italy suggest that United are still demanding £11m for the former Sporting Lisbon star despite Nani playing only sporadically last..." July 20

  • Arturo Vidal coy over Man Utd or Liverpool move but 'prepared' to stay at Juventus

    The Express "The Chilean midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to United - and that speculation gained pace yesterday after it was revealed that Michael Carrick will miss at least 10 weeks with an ankle injury. But fresh reports today suggest that Liverpool - flush with the cash from Luis Suarez's..." July 18

  • Michu joins Napoli on season-long loan from Swansea

    The Guardian "Swansea have announced that Michu has joined Napoli on a season-long loan deal with the Italian club holding an option to make the transfer permanent. The 28-year-old, who arrived at the Liberty Stadium in July 2012 from Rayo Vallecano, completed a medical with Rafael Benítez’s side on Thursday..." July 18

  • Pepe Reina facing uncertain future at Liverpool after returning from season-long loan with Napoli

    Daily Mail "Pepe Reina isn't sure whether he will be battling it out with Simon Mignolet for the number one jersey at Anfield next season despite returning to Liverpool after a season-long loan spell at Napoli. The Spaniard is set to report to pre-season training in the coming days after spending last..." July 18

  • Juventus hire former AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri

    BBC "Juventus have appointed former AC Milan manager Massimiliano Allegri as their new boss. Allegri, 46, was sacked by Milan in January and replaces Antonio Conte, who left the Italian champions on Tuesday. "It is an honour for me," said Allegri. "I'm very happy and I know what a big job..." July 16

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