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Inter have reached an agreement with Monaco over the transfer of transfer of attacker Keita Balde and the Monaco winger will have his Inter medical on Monday.

Keita will join Inter on a €5 million loan deal with the transfer being made permanent for €34 million at the end of the season.

Keita, who was omitted from Monaco’s squad for their first league match of the season, will sign a one year contract and will be linked to the Nerazzurri club for a further four seasons if they trigger their redemption option for him.

Max Allegri confirms that with Cristiano Ronaldo in the side, Juventus “have even more ambition to win the Champions League.”

CR7 made his debut in this evening’s traditional pre-season in-house friendly between Juve and their youth team at Villar Perosa and found the back of the net within eight minutes.

He was in a starting XI with Paulo Dybala, Douglas Costa, Emre Can, Federico Bernardeschi, Leonardo Bonucci and Alex Sandro.

“On paper a team is important, but above all what happens on the field matters. The club has improved the squad over the summer, but we must play well and win games, otherwise none of that counts,” the Coach told Sky Sport Italia.

It took just eight minutes for the Juventus fans to see what they came for: A Cristiano Ronaldo debut goal.

Was it ever really in doubt? Ronaldo started his life at Juventus with a bang by netting the opener against their U19 side on Sunday before forcing an own goal after putting a defender under pressure.

Paulo Dybala stole some of Ronaldo’s thunder by adding a quick fire brace before half-time as Juventus went into the break in complete control.

Claudio Marchisio provided a tidy finish to give Juventus a five-goal lead after a well-worked team move.

Inter Milan beat Atletico Madrid 1-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in the final match of the International Champions Cup in Madrid.

Inter took the lead midway through the first half with a superb flying volley from summer signing Lautaro Martinez, scored the only goal of the game in the 31st minute, acrobatically putting away Kwadwo Asamoah’s cross-field ball to stun the home side at Wanda Metropolitano.

The Argentine forward, who was signed by Inter from Racing Club in July, also demonstrated his blossoming partnership with Mauro Icardi early in the first half, sending his compatriot through on goal in the 11th minute.

Leonardo confirms Carlos Bacca and André Silva could be sold this summer, and that Suso and Alessandro Lucci are going nowhere.

The general manager was at Casa Milan today for Ivan Strinic and Pepe Reina’s presentation, and he was quizzed about players who could leave.

“We have a great relationship with Bacca,” Leonardo replied.

“We’re trying to solve things in a positive atmosphere, he knows the situation and he has his needs, we’ll see if we can resolve things. He could also stay.

Andrea Pirlo has released a statement saying how unhappy he is that his TV contracts are preventing him from becoming Roberto Mancini’s assistant coach for Italy.

Pirlo, who retired from football last November, was lined up to work alongside Mancini in the new Italy setup. However, the Italian FA (FIGC) vetoed his appointment because he has been employed by Sky Sport Italia as a pundit for their coverage of the Champions League.

The 39-year-old has hit back at the FIGC, who are instead preparing to appoint Angelo Gregucci as Mancini’s assistant, for not making it clear before that his other commitments caused them a problem.

With the Premier League summer transfer window shut, that leaves just Real Madrid and Juventus in a race to sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic from Lazio.

According to Tuttosport, the two football giants are the only ones left in the hunt for the 23-year-old midfielder who is nicknamed the ‘Serbian Zidane’.

Milinkovic-Savic has played 94 times for Lazio since joining in 2015 and he scored 12 goals in 35 Serie A appearances last season as they finished fifth, just missing out on a Champions League place.

Those 12 goals were the most by any midfielder in Serie A last season.

A group of Inter Milan fans have pretended to be Monaco supporters on Instagram in an attempt to persuade Antonio Candreva to leave the club.

Candreva has been heavily linked with a move away from Inter all summer, but to the frustration of many Inter fans he is still at the club.

Earlier thus week However Candreva reportedly refused to join Monaco as part of a deal that would see Keita Balde Diao become an Inter player.

That has led to Inter fans taking the matter into their own hands as they have bombarded Candreva’s Instagram with messages such as ‘Come to Monaco’.

Reports in both Spain and Italy state Real Madrid are desperate to keep Inter target Luka Modric, so will offer him a huge new contract.

The Nerazzurri have a deal with the Croatian midfielder, but are waiting to see if the Champions League winners will stick to a gentleman’s agreement to allow him to leave.

So far the Spanish giants have insisted that the only way they’ll allow a transfer is if someone pays the €750m release clause.

Today Marca is reporting that Madrid are ready to offer Modric a new contract to convince him to stay, significantly bumping up his current salary of €6.5m per season.

Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri feels he made the right decision to turn down the Real Madrid job this summer.

The 50-year-old former midfielder was linked with Premier League side Arsenal and this year’s Champions League winners Madrid at the end of last season before choosing to stay in Turin.

Julen Lopetegui stepped in as Madrid’s new manager in June following the departure of Zinedine Zidane. This happened on the back of Allegri rejecting the chance to take the reigns at the Bernabeu.

Allegri has been at Juventus since joining from AC Milan in July 2014, a day after Antonio Conte resigned his services at the club.