Nigerian international defender William Troost-Ekong has sealed a transfer to Serie A club Udinese from Bursaspor for an undisclosed fee, the Italian club confirmed on Friday.
Speculation heightened around Troost-Ekong on Thursday regarding an imminent departure from the Turkish Super Liga side following the player's farewell message to the club on his Twitter handle, only days after scoring in the season opener against Fenerbahce.
The 24-year-old, who featured in all three group-stage games...
As the Italian season kicks off this weekend, here's a look at Serie A from top to bottom.
2017-18 record: W30-D5-L3
2017-18 finish: Champions
Roma's Daniele De Rossi feels Juventus have "killed the league a little" after signing Cristiano Ronaldo. But the same was said two years ago when the Old Lady cannibalised Serie A, mercilessly paying the buy-out clauses of Gonzalo Higuain and Miralem Pjanic to weaken their domestic rivals (Napoli and Roma respectively). Last season, though,...
The son of former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi has completed a successful trial with Udinese and has joined the club's Primavera side.
Francesco Renzi, 17, who plays as a striker, has been named in the 27-man squad, which will take part in two friendlies against Venzia's Primavera and Brian in Ampezzo -- where they will be staying until Aug. 13.
Tuscan-born former PM, Matteo Renzi, has never hidden his love for football and his love for Fiorentina is well-known.
He was the youngest PM in...
Juventus have announced the sale of Rolando Mandragora to Serie A rivals Udinese for €20 million, although they have inserted a buy-back clause in the deal.
The 21-year-old, who made his Italy debut in a 3-1 friendly defeat to world champions France in June, spent just two years at Juve, whom he joined from Genoa in 2016, making only one appearance in their first team.
He spent last season on loan at Crotone, with whom he made 36 appearances and scored two goals.
He has signed a four-year...