Plenty of interesting speculation today. Here is a full round-up of all the best stories
CALCIOMERCATO.IT TRANSFER NEWS RUMOURS / ROMA - Plenty of interesting transfer news and speculations today! Here is a full round-up of all the best stories:
- According to 'Tuttosport', Juventus are keen to sign Xabi Alonso when his contract with Real Madrid expires in 2014.
- Juventus are preparing to make a €7M move for Napoli wing-back Juan Camilo Zuniga.
- "I was ready to retire and leave football but then Juventus came along and made me change my mind", Carlos Tevez told 'Espn'.
- There are reports Juventus is confident they can complete the signing of Atletico Madrid ace Saul Niguez in 2014.
- "I have faith in chief-executive Adriano Galliani as he usually makes a signing late on in the window", Massimiliano Allegri told 'La Gazzetta dello Sport".
- There are reports Fiorentina want to insert a €12m clause in Milan target Adem Ljajic’s potential new contract, but it won’t be valid for Italian teams.
- Milan attacking midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has opened the door to a Bundesliga return. "It's always interesting to me", he told reporters.
- According to 'La Gazzetta dello Sport', Roma's wantaway striker Pablo Daniel Osvaldo is flattered by Inter interest, but 'Giallorossi' want €15m at least to sell him.
- Inter have stepped up their interest in Udinese right-back Dusan Basta, 'Sky Italy' reports.
- According to 'La Gazzetta dello Sport', Napoli chief Aurelio De Laurentiis has phoned Cagliari counterpart Massimo Cellino to lodge a bid for 'Rossoblu' trio of Radja Nainggolan, Davide Astori and Victor Ibarbo.
- EXCLUSIVE! Napoli striker Emanuele Calaiò's agent has confirmed Chievo, Genoa, Palermo, Sassuolo and Livorno are all interested in signing the player. "A decision will be taken after August 15th", Umberto Calaiò told Calciomercato.it.
- EXCLUSIVE! Lorenzo Insigne and Napoli are in advanced talks over a contract extension but "an agreement is yet to be reached", his agent (Fabio Andreotti) told Calciomercato.it.
- EXCLUSIVE! Alessandro Gamberini's agent refused to confirm the defender is set to leave Napoli. "Nobody at Napoli has told us they want to sell him", Francesco Romano told Calciomercato.it.
- According to 'Corriere dello Sport', Roma are eyeing a move for Milan striker Giampaolo Pazzini.
- EXCLUSIVE! Wahbi Khazri's agent has confirmed Sassuolo are in talks with Bastia for the striker but he remained coy when asked about the chance of a co-ownership deal with Roma. "That's not my business", Daniel Striani told Calciomercato.it.
- EXCLUSIVE! Calciomercato.it sources understand Roma are still keen to add Eintracht Frankurt right-back Sebastian Jung to their side.
- Lazio officials and Antonio Candreva's entourage are in talks over a new improved deal to keep him at the club, 'Corriere dello Sport' reports.
- Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Pradè has rubbished reports suggesting the 'Viola' had made a move for QPR goalkeeper Julio Cesar.
- EXCLUSIVE! Calciomercato.it understands Inter, Napoli and Roma have made no official approach for Genoa striker Alberto Gilardino in the last few days.
- EXCLUSIVE! Daniele Cacia's future still lies in Verona. "He's keen to stay", his agent (Francesco Romano) told Calciomercato.it.