Italy

Reds 'step up Kovacic interest'

Liverpool have firmed up their interest in Mateo Kovacic after they reportedly made an improved offer for the Internazionale midfielder.

Toni set for Verona extension

Hellas Verona president Maurizio Setti has revealed that veteran striker Luca Toni is on the verge of signing a contract extension.

Berlusconi admits Ancelotti hope

AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi says that he is hoping former coach Carlo Ancelotti will return to the club for next season.

Benitez parts ways with Napoli

Rafa Benitez has announced his departure from Serie A side Napoli, potentially paving the way for him to fill the vacancy at Real Madrid.

Chiellini: Defend as a team

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini says that the only way to stop the Barcelona front line is with a team effort, as he prepares for the big clash in Berlin.

Galliani keen on Ancelotti

Milan chief executive Adriano Galliani says he is trying to bring Carlo Ancelotti back to the club following his Real Madrid exit.

Wenger confirms Vidal interest

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed the club are interested in signing Arturo Vidal from Juventus, but admits there has been no official bid.

Juve join chase for Khedira

Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has expressed an interest in Schalke target Sami Khedira as his departure from Real Madrid draws nearer.

Agent changes Toure tune

Yaya Toure's agent has declared that the Internazionale target will see out the remaining two years of his contract with Manchester City.

Garcia: objective achieved

Roma coach Rudi Garcia thought that preparation paid off after beating Lazio 2-1 on Monday to seal a place in next season's Champions League.

Inzaghi wants to keep Van Ginkel

AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi says he wants to keep on-loan Chelsea midfielder Marco Van Ginkel next season.

Dybala chooses Juve

Paulo Dybala revealed he will be departing Palermo for Serie A champions Juventus in the upcoming transfer window.

Buffon: Barca almost unbeatable

Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon admits the Serie A side will need a bit of luck to defeat Barcelona in the Champions League final.

Inzaghi committed to Milan

AC Milan manager Filippo Inzaghi insists he will continue to be fully committed to the club despite another dismal campaign at the San Siro.

Mancini: Inter need quality

Internazionale boss Roberto Mancini admits his side need "quality players" if they want to challenge at the top of the Serie A next season.

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