Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Juve: Still Selling
Football Italia, August 21st, 2006 4:54PM

MOST READ


It looks as though Juventus isn't done selling players after all. According to Football Italia, French Champion Lyon is readying a bid for Juve pair David Trezeguet and Mauro Camoranesi. Even though the disgraced former Italian champions have reiterated time and again that they will not be selling more players, Lyon is reportedly putting $40 million on the table for both playersa not insignificant sum for a pair of players approaching 30. Lyon certainly has the money, after Mahamadou Diarra's $32 million transfer to Real Madrid this weekend. Trezeguet has admitted that his future with Juventus is uncertain, but he may stay if the club offers him a contract extension worth $8 million a year. Camoranesi, meanwhile, has stated his intention to leave the Turin club, with Valencia in Spain his first choice. Club officials insist that both will be staying, but a firm decision is expected after Juventus' civil appeal to the TAR Lazio court has been sorted out. As ever, the club is looking to be reinstated into Serie A. Meanwhile, the fate of other Juve players is still being sorted out. Fiorentina is close to securing a loan deal for fullback Jonathan Zebina, whom the Florence club would have the option to buy for $4.5 million next summer. Siena, one of the smallest clubs in Serie A, has just completed the signing of Juve reserves Andrea Masiello and Giovanni Bartolucci. Read the original story...


No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Section 2 Around the Net
AC Milan Not for Sale, Owner Says     
AC Milan is not for sale, Finivest, the company controlled by Milan chairman Silvio Berlusconi, said ...
German Anger at Schalke for Considering Russia Invitation    
German politicians on Thursday criticized Bundesliga giant Schalke 04 for considering an invitation to Russia to ...
Report: Chelsea Backs Mourinho Anfield Decision    
Chelsea has given Jose Mourinho the green light to field a team at Liverpool on Sunday ...
PSG Eyes Second-Successive Ligue 1 Title     
Paris Saint-Germain could seal its second-successive Ligue 1 title without kicking a ball if second-place AS ...
Platini: No Clubs Banned From Europe Next Season    
In an interview, UEFA President Michel Platini said that no clubs found in breach of financial ...
Ancelotti: Real Can Beat Anyone     
Carlo Ancelotti proclaimed that Real Madrid has no one to fear following his team's 1-0 win ...
German Press Reacts to Bayern's UCL Loss    
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola came in for some heavy criticism from the German media after ...
Reports: Messi Close to Barca Pay Raise    
According to reports in Spain, Lionel Messi is close to agreeing a contract extension with Barcelona ...
Scholes Named Man United Assistant Coach     
Paul Scholes on Wednesday was named as an assistant coach to interim Manchester United coach Ryan ...
FIFA Suspends Barca Transfer Sentence    
FIFA on Wednesday temporarily suspended the transfer ban handed to Barcelona for violating its rules regarding ...
>> Section 2 Around the Net Archives