The Fiorentina chief says the chance of the Colombian joining Barcelona, Manchester United or Bayern Munich this summer have passed and he will remain in Serie A.
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Turin outfit is bidding for a fourth successive Scudetto - but must do so without Antonio Conte, who surprisingly stepped down during the summer.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
The Croatian scored a sensational treble at San Siro, after going 54 appearances without netting for the Nerazzurri following his January 2013 arrival from Dinamo Zagreb.
The Morocco international only completed his move to the Allianz Arena on Thursday but he is now set to face his old side.
The former Inter Milan and Real Madrid midfielder becomes the Foxes' fifth signing of the summer transfer window and has inked a one-year deal at the King Power Stadium
The Indonesian has admitted that the Nerazzurri are interested in reuniting the winger with his former boss at Napoli, Walter Mazzarri
Very few European giants are likely to suffer shock elimination as the selection had a very familiar feel, with regular foes meeting once again in the group stage.
The reigning champion discovered who it will face in the group stages on Thursday, with other top ties including Arsenal-Dortmund, Bayern-Man City and Atletico Madrid-Juventus.
The midfielder is set to miss at least five Bianconeri games, along will a pair of Italy clashes, after he pulled a tendon this month.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Despite holding a 3-0 lead from the first leg of their Europa League playoff, the Nerazzurri head coach has urged his players to send out a message to the continent on Thursday
The Italians conceded three goals in 13 minutes thanks to a handful of errors which saw them lose out on a group-stage place to Athletic Bilbao.
Arsenal, Zenit and Athletic Bilbao are among the big names to confirm their place in the draw at the playoff stage after an intriguing week of Champions League football.
Goal lists all the draw dates for Europe's elite competition, through from the group stages to the semi-finals as Real Madrid bids to defend the title it won by defeating Atletico
Rafael Benitez's side's elimination at the hands of Athletic Bilbao has only served to further highlight the grave state in which calcio currently finds itself.
Rafa Benitez could not get his side past Athletic and into the group stage of the Champions League.
It has been suggested that the Bianconeri will struggle to win a fourth successive Scudetto - but the midfielder insists that they need only remain concentrated.
The Greece international, who was also wanted by Arsenal, had his heart set on a move to the Stadio Olimpico and is unperturbed by the prospect of replacing Mehdi Benatia.
The Red Devils will make a concerted effort to bring the Chile midfielder Old Trafford as Juventus demand €50m, while an approach for Ajax's Daley Blind is also on the cards
The San Siro side is desperate to add some fresh blood to its squad and has set its sights on the Chelsea striker and midfielder.
The former Italy international is still keen to continue his active career, even if he feels the game has changed in a negative way.