Plenty of interesting speculation today. Here is a full round-up of all the best stories
CALCIOMERCATO.IT TRANSFER NEWS AND SPECULATION / ROMA - Plenty of interesting transfer news and speculation today! Here is a full round-up of all the best stories:
- EXCLUSIVE! Sebastian Giovinco's agent has rubbished speculation linking his client with a move to Bologna. "The player is not for sale and he's in no hurry to open talks over a new contract at Juventus", Pasqualin told Calciomercato.it.
- Emanuele Giaccherini is a new Sunderland player as the midfielder signed the contract today.
- EXCLUSIVE! Calciomercato.it sources understand Galatasaray are closing in on the sign of Felipe Melo from Juventus on a permanent deal.
- CSKA Moscow midfielder Keisuke Honda has confirmed he wants to join Milan this summer. "CSKA know about Milan's interest and of my will to go", he told reporters.
- According to 'La Gazzetta dello Sport', Inter president Massimo Moratti is confident of signing Juventus' Mauricio Isla "within three days".
- EXCLUSIVE! Calciomercato.it understands Radja Nainggolan is still Inter's number one transfer target but Wellington is also on the radar and the 'Nerazzurri' has renewed their interest in Porto midfielder Fernando.
- EXCLUSIVE! Julio Cesar's agent has confirmed Napoli are set to win the race for the Brazil international but "there are some details to be resolved", Cardozo told Calciomercato.it.
- Napoli ace Edinson Cavani has touched down in France today ahead of completing a move to Paris Saint-Germain.
- According to 'Tuttosport', Napoli want Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain to replace Edinson Cavani.
- According to 'Corriere dello Sport', Real Madrid defender Raul Albiol is on the verge of joining Napoli for a fee in the region of €8M.
- Maicon has arrived in Italy today ahead of his move to Roma.
- EXCLUSIVE! Vlad Chiriches' agent remained coy on talks linking the defender with a move to Roma. "There has been no contact yet with the 'Giallorossi' but a series of meetings with Serie A clubs are scheduled for next week", Becali told Calciomercato.it.
- EXCLUSIVE! Calciomercato.it understands Zenit St. Petersburg remain confident of securing Roma striker Pablo Daniel Osvaldo but the player is still waiting for an offer from a Premier League top club.
- Roma defender Marquinhos is reportedly on the brink of a move to Paris Saint-Germain.
- OFFICIAL! Velez Sarsfield have announced they have agreed a deal to sign Lazio outcast Mauro Zarate.
- EXCLUSIVE! Albano Bizzarri's agent has hinted Genoa may be interested in signing the goalkeeper but "the 'Rossoblu' are yet to make an official bid", Matteo Materazzi told Calciomercato.it.
- There are rumours that Schalke 04 could offer Tranquillo Barnetta plus €8M to Lazio in exchange for Antonio Candreva.
- EXCLUSIVE! Calciomercato.it understands Fiorentina are in talks with Corinthians regarding a swap deal for Ralf involving Romulo.
- Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini has confirmed Josip Ilicic will be playing for Fiorentina in the new campaign.
- Fiorentina are reportedly eyeing a move for Chelsea right-back Cesar Azpilicueta.
- Manchester City are close to completing a €29M move for Fiorentina forward Stevan Jovetic.
- Mario Gomez: "Pep Guardiola has suggested me to join the 'Viola'", he said during his first press conference as Fiorentina player.
- OFFICIAL! Bursaspor have confirmed the signing of Sebastien Frey from Genoa.
- EXCLUSIVE! Chievo sports director Giovanni Sartori are "hoping to keep Cyrill Thereau", he told Calciomercato.it.