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Gonzalo Higuain hugs his teammate Blaise Matuidi (No 14) after scoring the winner for Juve against Inter. Matteo Bazzi-EPA

Serie A: Juventus go top as Gonzalo Higuain seals victory at Inter

Juventus ended Inter Milan’s perfect record in Serie A and took over top spot as Gonzalo Higuain’s superb late strike earned a 2-1 victory in the San Siro on Sunday.

Max Allegri ‘targets’ Manchester United job as club put him on shortlist

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Mario Balotelli scores first Brescia goal in defeat to Napoli

Mario Balotelli scored his first goal for new club Brescia but the promoted northerners still fell to a 2-1 defeat to Napoli in Serie A action on Sunday.
William Troost-Ekong returned from injury to help Udinese claim a 0-0 draw against Hellas Verona in a Serie A game on Tuesday evening.

William Troost-Ekong returns to help Udinese avoid Verona defeat

William Troost-Ekong returned from injury to help Udinese claim a 0-0 draw against Hellas Verona in a Serie A game on Tuesday evening.
Cristiano Ronaldo will not feature for Juventus against Brescia on Tuesday after the forward was left out of a 20-man squad for the Serie A fixture.

Cristiano Ronaldo to miss Juventus’ game at Brescia due to muscle fatigue

Cristiano Ronaldo will not feature for Juventus against Brescia on Tuesday after the forward was left out of a 20-man squad for the Serie A fixture.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s close-season transfer to AS Roma has made a lasting impact off the pitch, helping a missing Kenyan boy reunite with his family thanks to the Italian club’s social media campaign.

Two more missing children found in Roma initiative

Two more missing children have been found as a result of a campaign by Italian Serie A club Roma.
Inter boss Antonio Conte has urged his players to forget about the hype designating them as Juventus' chief rivals for Serie A glory this season.

Antonio Conte: Inter must shut up and work

Inter boss Antonio Conte has urged his players to forget about the hype designating them as Juventus' chief rivals for Serie A glory this season.
Inter Milan’s Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez (L) and Udinese’s Brazilian defender Rodrigo Becao go for the ball during the Italian Serie A football match Inter Milan vs Udinese on September 14, 2019 at the San Siro stadium in Milan. Miguel MEDINA / AFP

Inter Milan top Serie A as Juventus held in Fiorentina

Inter Milan reclaimed top spot in Serie A after a 1-0 win over 10-man Udinese on Saturday as Juventus lost three players to injury in a painful goalless draw at Fiorentina to complicate preparations for next week’s Champions League opener.
Barcelona

Barcelona set to ditch Neymar for Serie A star

Barcelona is prepared to go all out for Serie A star after failing to land Neymar in the just concluded summer transfer.
Jorginho is planning to spend “at least another four years” at Chelsea, claims his representative Joao Santos.

Jorginho planning ‘at least another four years’ at Chelsea – agent

Jorginho is planning to spend “at least another four years” at Chelsea, claims his representative Joao Santos.
Inter Milan have signed another Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez after bringing Romelu Lukaku to San Siro last week, according to the club official website.

Louis Saha: Alexis Sanchez switch is a bad deal for Manchester United

The terms of Alexis Sanchez’s loan move to Inter represent a “bad deal” for Manchester United, says Louis Saha, with another questionable piece of business having been done.
Napoli have signed veteran Spanish striker Fernando Llorente on a free transfer.

Napoli sign former Juventus and Tottenham striker Llorente

The 34-year-old returns to Serie A after leaving Tottenham at the end of last season
Gervinho notched his third goal of the season while William Troost-Ekong failed to help Udinese from going down 3-1 to Parma in a Serie A game on Sunday.

Gervinho outshines William Troost-Ekong in Parma’s draw with Udinese

Gervinho notched his third goal of the season while William Troost-Ekong failed to help Udinese from going down 3-1 to Parma in a Serie A game on Sunday.
Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo (right) and Leonardo Bonucci celebrate above a stricken Kalidou Koulibaly after the Napoli defender’s decisive own goal. Tullio Puglia - Juventus-Juventus FC via Getty Images

Kalidou Koulibaly own goal hands Juventus dramatic win to ruin Napoli comeback

Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly scored an injury-time own goal to hand Juventus a 4-3 Serie A victory in Turin on Saturday after the visitors had fought back from three goals down.
Antonio Conte, who has been out of work since leaving Chelsea, will not be heading back to Juventus and is instead closing in on an agreement with Inter.

Antonio Conte: Mauro Icardi treated correctly

Antonio Conte insisted Saturday aggrieved Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi has been treated correctly by the Serie A giants with new Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez set to make his debut against Cagliari.
Romelu Lukaku celebrates Internazionale’s victory over Lecce at the San Siro. Alessandro Sabattini-Getty Images

Romelu Lukaku: I don’t know why Manchester United didn’t work out for me

Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku admitted he does not know why his time at Manchester United did not work out, but has thanked the Red Devils for the opportunity he received at the club.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has conceded that Alexis Sanchez could leave Manchester United this month if an offer that's good enough for the club and him is forthcoming.

Alexis Sanchez in Milan ahead of expected Inter loan

Manchester United and Chile forward Alexis Sanchez arrived in Italy on Wednesday ahead of an expected loan move to Inter Milan.
Antonio Conte described Romelu Lukaku as a gentle giant after Inter's record signing got off the mark on his Serie A debut in a 4-0 thumping of 10-man Lecce.

Antonio Conte: Romelu Lukaku still has a lot to prove

Inter Milan manager Antonio Conte says Romelu Lukaku is yet to fulfil his full potential and warned that the Belgian has skills she’s never shown in his career.

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