Joao Miranda joins Inter Milan

Inter Milan have signed Brazilian defender Joao Miranda from Atletico Madrid. Atletico says that the 30-year-old centre-back will play for the Nerazzurri after the two clubs reached a deal. Miranda spent four seasons at Atletico, helping them win the Spanish league, Europa League and Copa del Rey. The player had been tipped with

New Watford boss relishes the challenge ahead

New Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores insists he has no fears after becoming the club's fifth coach in the space of 12 months. Giuseppe Sannino, Oscar Garcia, Billy McKinlay and Slavisa Jokanovic all managed Watford in the Championship last season as the club achieved promotion to the Premier League but Flores

Yaya Toure not leaving Manchester City – Pellegrini

Manuel Pellegrini has today defended under-fire Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure and says the Ivory Coast international is going nowhere. The 31-year-old has failed to recapture his form of last season, when he scored 24 goals in all competitions, 20 of which came in the Premier League. Toure has scored eight Premier

Napoli through to Coppa Italia Semi-finals

Gonzalo Higuain struck in injury-time to give holders Napoli a 1-0 win over Inter Milan in their Coppa Italia quarter-final on Wednesday evening. Roberto Mancini's Inter have slipped down to 13th in Serie A after back-to-back defeats and had been hoping the cup would bring a change of fortune. But, with only

AC Milan reveal new stadium plans

AC Milan have unveiled plans for a new 48,000-seat stadium that would see them end their ground share with rivals Inter. The Serie A side posted a video and series of images on their official website of a two-tier stadium based on the design of Arsenal's Emirates ground - but with

Sunderland beat Fulham in FA Cup fourth round replay

Sunderland capitalised on Fulham goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli's embarrassing fumble to overcome the spirited Championship side 3-1 in their FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage. Hugo Rodallega gave the Londoners a first-half lead just before the half-hour mark until an unfortunate own goal from the otherwise impressive Bettinelli was followed up

Davide Santon re-joins Inter on loan

Newcastle have agreed to send defender Davide Santon on loan to his former club Inter Milan. Santon will spend the rest of the season with Inter, who have the option of signing him permanently after that. A Newcastle statement read: "Newcastle United can confirm that Davide Santon has joined Inter Milan

Samuel Eto’o joins Sampdoria on a free transfer

Samuel Eto'o has completed his free transfer from Everton to Sampdoria. Eto'o leaves Goodison Park just five months and 20 appearances after joining the club following the end of a spell at Chelsea. An Everton statement said the Cameroon striker has signed a two-and-a-half-year deal, but a tweet from the 33-year-old put