Romania and Napoli defender Vlad Chiriches recalls watching the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France as a youngster ahead of his side's return to the country for a major tournament.
Sao Paulo forward Jonathan Calleri has 'verbally agreed' to join Tottenham after snubbing interest from Inter Milan.
JUVENTUS cannot afford to compete with Manchester United and Chelsea for Romelu Lukaku's signature, according to reports.
Genoa defender Armando Izzo has denied any involvement in the latest match-fixing scandal to hit Italian football.
CHELSEA owner Roman Abramovich is reportedly desperate to sign Joao Mario, according to reports.
Mario Balotelli has been left out of Italy's squad for this summer's European Championship.
LEICESTER target Gianluca Lapadula is being lined up for a move to Serie A giants Lazio, according to reports in Italy.
MANCHESTER UNITED target Lucas Biglia has been offered a new deal by Lazio, according to reports in Italy.