• Napoli reject approach for Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal target Gonzalo Higuain

    The Express "The Argentina international has been linked with a move away from the Serie A outfit following the departure of Rafa Benitez to Real Madrid. Paris Saint-Germain are said to be lining up a bid as Zlatan Ibrahimovic nears a return to AC Milan, but Higuain apparently his his heart on a move to the..." July 03

  • Agent: Lukas Podolski is leaving Arsenal this summer

    The Express "Podolski, joined the Gunners in 2012, but fell out of favour with Arsene Wenger and was sent on loan to Inter Milan in January. But the German's struggles continued in Italy, where he scored just one goal in 17 appearances. The 30-year-old has attracted interest from Turkish side Galatasaray..." July 03

  • Barcelona have €80m Paul Pogba bid rejected by Juventus

    ESPN FC "Juventus turned down an offer from Barcelona for Paul Pogba of €80 million, Bianconeri managing director Giuseppe Marotta confirmed as he reiterated that the young France star is not for sale. Pogba, 22, is one of the most coveted targets in the upcoming transfer window, and there has been much..." July 02

  • Man City and Inter officials negotiate £15m deal for unwanted flop striker Stevan Jovetic

    The Express "Inter officials met the unsettled Manchester City striker’s representatives in Italy on Tuesday. And talks are understood to have gone well, with the player happy to return to Serie A where he shot to fame with Fiorentina before his £22m move to City two years ago. Despite interest from..." July 02

  • Barcelona star snubs Arsenal, Man United and Liverpool

    Daily Star "Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool were all linked with a move for the Spanish defender. Brendan Rodgers had lined Montoya up to replace Glen Johnson, whose contract expired at the end of the season. He instead moved for Nathaniel Clyne. Montoya, 24, is poised to join Inter on a..." July 02

  • Pogba to Barcelona for $90 million? Reports in Italy say deal discussed

    Pro Soccer Talk "Paul Pogba’s reign as the most-wanted midfielder in Europe is continuing, as Juventus’ superstar could be on the move to Barcelona. According to a report in the Gazzeto dello Sport, Juventus and Barca have agreed a fee of $90 million for Pogba to join the Spanish giants in 2016 when their..." June 30

  • Inter Milan duo Davide Santon and Zdravko Kuzmanovic offered to Hornets

    London Evening Standard "Watford have been offered the chance to sign former Newcastle defender Davide Santon from Inter Milan. Santon returned to Inter in January after three-and-a-half years on Tyneside but is already surplus to requirements with Inter coach Roberto Mancini. Mancini has also told midfielder..." June 26

  • Man City to make £40m bid for Jack Wilshere if Paul Pogba snubs them

    Daily Star "Boss Manuel Pellegrini has made France and Juventus ace Pogba his No.1 target this summer and is willing to splash a British-record £70m on the midfielder. Pellegrini has been told he can spend whatever he likes during the transfer window to turn his side into winners again. But Pogba is in..." June 21

  • Manchester City to BATTLE PSG for Manchester United target Paul Pogba

    Daily Star "Paris St-Germain have dramatically entered the race for the Juventus midfielder and will meet the Serie A side's £70m price tag. City are also ready to meet their demands but face a tug-of-war with the Ligue 1 side as well as Real Madrid, Barcelona and Manchester United for one of world..." June 19

  • Inter Milan to accept £21.5million Mateo Kovacic approach?

    Daily Mirror "Inter Milan are set to accept a £21.5million offer from Liverpool for Mateo Kovacic, according to Italian source Tuttosport. Liverpool are already believed to have lodged a bid, which was rejected, for the highly-rated 21-year-old, but the Reds are now prepared to meet Inter's valuation of the..." June 19

  • Mario Mandzukic targeted by Juventus ahead of possible Tevez exit

    ESPN FC "Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed his interest in Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic amid reports Juventus are closing in on the striker's signature. Tuttosport reports that Juventus have reached an agreement with Mandzukic after AS claimed that the Serie A champions had approached his..." June 17

  • Arturo Vidal expected to escape jail after arrest for drink driving

    Daily Mirror "The Juventus man could have been incarcerated for his state of drunkenness but, as a first-time offender, should be spared Arturo Vidal could face jail as he heads to court on a drink-driving charge. But the Juventus midfielder is expected to get off with a fine and a two-year driving ban..." June 17

  • Manchester United and Arsenal target Carlos Bacca could be set for Roma move

    Daily Mail "Carlos Bacca's agent has said that his client is happy at Sevilla, but hinted at a potential move away to Roma. The striker has scored 28 goals for Sevilla this season, and has been linked with a move to the Premier League with Arsenal, Manchester United and Tottenham all rumoured to be..." June 15

  • Ravel Morrison to QUIT Lazio due to homesickness - without kicking a ball for Serie A club

    Daily Mirror "Ravel Morrison is set to quit Lazio before he has even kicked a ball in Serie A. Mirror Sport understands the 22-year old playmaker, who signed a pre-contract with the Italians in January, is homesick and desperate to return to England. QPR want him and talks have been ongoing between the..." June 12

  • Arsenal ‘swoop for Claudio Marchisio transfer, agent confirms talks’

    Metro "Arsenal are ready to sign Claudio Marchisio from Juventus with the player’s contract talks stalling. Marchisio, who has been strongly linked with a move to the Gunners in the past, has proven himself as a crucial part of the Juve midfield. But reports in Italy say he’s frustrated at not..." June 11

  • Arsenal and Liverpool ROCKED as £25m striker target edges towards AC Milan move

    The Express "Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani and Nelio Lucas of Doyen Sport were spotted in Porto yesterday as they attempted to agree a deal with Porto for the Colombian striker. Portuguese newspaper A Bola claim Milan has offered Jackson a 4-year deal worth over £2m a year. Milan are said to have..." June 11

  • Atletico Madrid want Carlos Tevez and Filipe Luis, Diego Simeone confirms

    ESPN FC "Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone says he hopes to sign Juventus attacker Carlos Tevez and Chelsea left-back Filipe Luis this summer. Atletico have been regularly linked with a move for Argentina international Tevez through recent weeks, with Juve director general Giuseppe Marotta having..." June 10

  • Juventus planning £10m swoop for Manchester United star Robin van Persie

    Daily Star "The Champions League runners-up are bracing themselves for the loss of Carlos Tevez and want Van Persie to replace him. Tevez is expected to leave the Italian champions this summer following a successful spell that has seen him help them win back-to-back Serie A titles. Tevez is a target of..." June 09

  • Manchester United dealt blow after Dani Alves reveals 'pleasure' of AC Milan offer

    talkSport "The Brazilian, who helped his side to the Champions League title on Saturday night against Juventus, reportedly tops Louis van Gaal’s wishlist this summer after confirming he will not sign a new Barcelona contract. Alves' agent Dinorah Santana said in April that he was close to signing a..." June 08

  • Manchester United striker Robin van Persie agrees £10m Lazio move on four-year deal

    Daily Star "According to Italian daily Il Messaggero, Lazio have sealed a £10m deal for the Manchester United striker. And, the reports state that Van Persie is ready and willing to sign the four year contract at the Stadio Olimpico. The Dutch international's future has been open to much debate in..." June 06

  • Juventus star Giorgio Chiellini ruled out of Champions League final against Barcelona

    The Express "JUVENTUS have been dealt a massive blow ahead of Saturday's Champions League final after Giorgio Chiellini was ruled out with a calf injury. The centre-back is a key player for Massimo Allegri's side, but will now play no part in the Berlin showdown this weekend. The stage was set for a..." June 04

  • Filippo Inzaghi sacked by AC Milan, Sinisa Mihajlovic lined up - report

    ESPN FC "Sinisa Mihajlovic is set to be appointed as the new coach of AC Milan after Filippo Inzaghi was relieved of his duties on Thursday, the ANSA news agency has reported. Inzaghi was unable to guide the Rossoneri into Europe next season during his first year at the helm and "has been informed by..." June 04

  • Report: Italian legend Andrea Pirlo to sign for New York City FC

    Pro Soccer Talk "Andrea Pirlo ripping it up at Yankee Stadium in the Big Apple? My word. Pirlo, 36, will run Juventus’ midfield in the UEFA Champions League final against Barcelona in Berlin this Saturday but rumors are swirling that the Italian international could be on the move to Major League Soccer this..." June 03

  • Paul Pogba to SNUB Manchester City in favour of Barcelona move

    Daily Star "The France and Juventus ace has been top of City's summer shopping list with the club desperate to land a marquee signing. Etihad bosses are willing to smash the British transfer record to land Pogba in a £70m deal. The deposed champions have also put together a £45m package that would make..." June 03

  • Man City striker Stevan Jovetic on Inter Milan radar after Serie A side fail in Yaya Toure bid

    Daily Mirror "Inter Milan have switched their sights to Stevan Jovetic after failing to land Yaya Toure from Manchester City. Inter feel they can help rekindle Jovetic's career after his unsuccessful two years at the Etihad. The Montenegrin has been a fringe player at City since his £22million switch from..." June 03

  • Liverpool relief as Inter drop midfielder interest to chase Arsenal and Spurs target

    The Express "The San Siro giants were thought to be chasing the Brazilian midfielder, who was reportedly close to leaving Anfield in January. But manager Roberto Mancini has instead turned his attention to Paris Saint-Germain star Thiago Motta in effort to bolster his midfield. Motta, 32, made 36..." June 03

  • Liverpool ‘launch £15.2million transfer bid for Inter Milan’s Mateo Kovacic’

    Metro "Liverpool have reportedly made a £15.2million transfer offer for Inter Milan’s Mateo Kovacic. The Croatian midfielder has had an impressive season for the Italian outfit, scoring five goals in 35 Serie A appearances. " June 03

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic to turn down AC Milan return - PSG president

    ESPN FC "Zlatan Ibrahimovic will reject a return to AC Milan to be a Paris Saint-Germain player again next season, the French champions' president has said. Ibrahimovic, 33, has only a year left on his PSG deal, and AC Milan chairman Silvio Berlusconi said last weekend he was "fixated" on bringing the..." June 01

  • Liverpool FC end their pursuit of Fiorentina keeper Neto

    Liverpool Echo "Liverpool will turn their attention to other goalkeeper targets after ending their pursuit of Fiorentina’s Norberto Neto. The Reds are in the market for a shot-stopper this summer following the departure of Brad Jones on a free transfer. Brazilian Neto had been extensively scouted and..." May 30

  • Rafa Benitez '99%' new Real Madrid coach, says agent of sacked Ancelotti

    ESPN FC "Rafa Benitez is already "99 percent" Real Madrid's new coach, according to the agent of departing Blancos boss Carlo Ancelotti. Ancelotti was fired by Madrid president Florentino Perez on Monday evening, with the Italian having paid for a 2014-15 campaign which brought no major trophies despite..." May 28

  • Manuel Pellegrini rules out Inter Milan move for Chelsea target Yaya Toure

    The Express "Toure's future has been under heavy scrutiny after his agent Dimitry Seluk claimed the midfielder was "90 per cent" certain to leave last month. But Seluk backtracked on his comments and Pellegrini says the Ivory Coast star was never going to go. Pellegrini said: "When the media asked me..." May 28

  • Report: Juventus on verge of signing Sami Khedira on free transfer

    The Score "Sami Khedira is on his way out of Real Madrid this summer, and it seems he has already settled on a new destination. Multiple reports in Italy claim that the midfielder is on the verge of a move to Juventus, who are moving quickly to complete a free transfer for the 28-year-old after he..." May 27

  • AC Milan determined to persuade Carlo Ancelotti to return as coach

    ESPN FC "AC Milan are to continue in their quest to convince Carlo Ancelotti to become their coach next season, in spite of the Italian's insistence that he is going to take a year out. Ancelotti was relieved of his duties as coach of Real Madrid on Monday, but reaffirmed in an interview with Il..." May 27

  • Arturo Vidal ‘AGREES Arsenal terms ahead of £25m transfer’ – report

    Metro "Arsenal have reportedly agreed terms to sign Juventus star Arturo Vidal. The Gunners were apparently alerted of his availability this week when it was leaked that Liverpool had made an offer. And reports say Arsenal have used the fact Vidal shares an agent with Alexis Sanchez to convince him..." May 23

  • Juventus weigh up move for struggling Tottenham forward Erik Lamela

    Daily Mail "Juventus are considering a bid for Tottenham's £25million forward Erik Lamela. The Italian champions want a creative player to play behind their strikers and see the 23-year-old Argentine as someone who could fit that role. Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is a fan of Lamela even though..." May 22

  • Chelsea, Man Utd and City given hope as Paul Pogba's brother DENIES Barca move agreed

    The Express "Pogba is one of the most highly-sought after players on the summer transfer market, and has been linked with Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City. Reports yesterday suggested that Pogba may have agreed a deal in principle to join Barcelona next January, when the Catalan club's..." May 22

  • Report: Bad-boy Dani Osvaldo linked with move to New York Red Bulls

    Pro Soccer Talk "Dani Osvaldo could be heading to Major League Soccer. Argentine outlet Ole claim that the Southampton striker, who has spent time on loan at Juventus, Inter Milan and Boca Juniors over the past 18-months, could be heading to the New York Red Bulls this summer. Osvaldo, 29, is an Italian..." May 22

  • Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez would 'love' to manage Real Madrid, agent confirms

    Daily Mirror "Garcia Quilon also revealed that Benitez has got a good relationship with Los Blancos bosses Florentino Perez and Jose Angel. He said: "So far there's been nothing. There's just a general rumour. Rafa has been a Real player, and he even managed Real Madrid B in his early years, so he certainly..." May 22

  • Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure wanted by Inter Milan in £15m transfer on a three-year deal

    Daily Mail "Inter Milan are hoping to close a deal for Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure at around £15million. The Italians are pushing ahead with plans to sign Toure and are drawing up a three-year contract offer worth around £4.3million a season after tax. Although 31-year-old Toure is looking..." May 20

  • Inter 'will do everything' to sign Yaya Toure as president Erick Thohir ramps up interest in Man City midfielder

    Daily Mail "Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has admitted the club will pursue the signing of Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure across the summer. Toure's City future has grown increasingly doubtful as his agent, Dimitry Seluk, becomes more and more vocal. Last week, he said Toure's departure was '90..." May 17

  • Inter Milan 'will do everything' to sign Yaya Toure

    Daily Mail "Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has admitted the club will pursue the signing of Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure across the summer. Toure's City future has grown increasingly doubtful as his agent, Dimitry Seluk, becomes more and more vocal. Last week, he said Toure's departure was '90..." May 15

  • Roma hope to beat Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United to £30m Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke

    Daily Mail "Roma are hoping to convince Aston Villa to sell Christian Benteke this summer. Villa boss Tim Sherwood has described the Belgium international as the best striker in Europe on current form and there is no shortage of interest. Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester United and City have all discussed..." May 14

  • West Ham ‘ready to beat Liverpool to £15m Mattia Perin transfer’

    Metro "West Ham have reportedly become favourites to seal the £15million transfer of Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin. The Hammers are keen on the stopper who has been in terrific form in Serie A this season. Perin, 22, has been capped by the Italian national team and was part of their 2014 Word Cup..." May 14

  • Juventus shocks Real Madrid to advance to Champions League final

    CBS Sports "Nine years after they were relegated from Serie A, Juventus punched their tickets to Berlin to face Barcelona in the Champions League final, thanks to former Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, who scored again versus his old club -- this time at Santiago Bernabeu in the second leg of Wednesday's..." May 13

  • Manchester City’s Yaya Toure ‘accepts pay cut ahead of Inter Milan transfer’

    Metro "Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has reportedly agreed to take a substantial pay cut to join Inter Milan. Toure’s departure from the Etihad appears increasingly inevitable, with his agent Dmitri Seluk claiming that the 31-year-old is ‘90% likely’ to move on this summer. And amid..." May 13

  • Reds register interest in AC Milan striker Jeremy Menez?

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool have sounded AC Milan out about a possible move for striker Jeremy Menez, according to reports in Italy. Tuttosport claim Brendan Rodgers wants to add the 28-year-old former Roma man to his squad in a bid to strengthen the Reds' front line. With Mario Balotelli, Fabio Borini and..." May 13

  • Juventus inform Man City, PSG and Barca that Paul Pogba will cost €100m

    ESPN FC "Paul Pogba has been dominating the transfer news ahead of this summer's window. He's been linked to the biggest clubs in Europe; on Monday it was reported that Manchester City plan to make him the highest-paid midfielder in the world, and on Tuesday word emerged that Juventus will demand a ransom..." May 12

  • Inter Milan set to offer £10m for Manchester City star Yaya Toure

    Daily Star "Toure is expected to leave the Etihad this summer and Inter boss Roberto Mancini is desperate to be re-united with the Ivorian midfielder. The Italian giants have been hit with a £15m fine from UEFA and had their European squad reduced in size after breaking Financial Fair Play rules. But..." May 12

  • Report: Carlos Tevez has expressed interest in coming to Major League Soccer

    Pro Soccer Talk "After finding himself cast off from Manchester City in 2013, Carlos Tevez has been in brilliant form for Italian giants Juventus this season, but he could be forced to move on this summer. Could that mean a move to Major League Soccer? Sports Illustrated writer and Fox Sports contributor..." May 12

  • Manchester City offer Yaya Touré as part of deal for Juventus’s Paul Pogba

    The Guardian "Manchester City’s determination to prise Paul Pogba from Juventus has led to Yaya Touré being offered as a makeweight in a deal for the Frenchman, who is valued at €100m (£71m) by the Italian champions. City have visited Turin to hold talks over a potential transfer. They face competition for..." May 11

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