David Beckham is tipping Wayne Rooney to capture the greatest honours in the game later this year.
Brazilian winger Mancini has completed his cross-city switch from Inter Milan to AC Milan on a six-month loan deal.
Under-pressure Juventus coach Ciro Ferrara insists he is not worried about losing his job heading into Thursday's Coppa Italia quarter-final at Inter Milan.
Previous winners Manchester United and Porto were joined by Bordeaux and Chelsea in qualifying for the Champions League last 16 tonight, but AC Milan and Real Madrid could yet miss out on progression from the group stages.
Vieira snubs Arsenal to stay at Inter Milan
Klaas Jan Huntelaar is on the verge of joining AC Milan after they agreed a fee for the striker with Real Madrid.
Arsene Wenger will decide this week whether to make a swoop for former Arsenal captain Patrick Vieira.
AC Milan coach Leonardo is remaining upbeat despite his side's fifth consecutive defeat in pre-season to Boca Juniors on Thursday.
Arsene Wenger insists his squad are "strong enough" to cope with a busy domestic and European campaign after Kolo Toure became the latest player to leave the club.
Alexander Hleb is ready to snub Inter Milan in favour of a move to German club Stuttgart, according to reports in Italy.
Barcelona midfielder Alexander Hleb has agreed a one-year loan move to former club VfB Stuttgart, the European champions have confirmed.
Wolfsburg striker Edin Dzeko still has his heart set on a move to AC Milan, even though he is resigned to staying at Wolfsburg this season.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has signed a five-year deal with Barcelona and claimed that it was fuelled by being "fed up" with Milan and Italian football in general.
Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o has signed a five-year deal with Inter Milan and has immediately targeted Champions League glory for his new club.
Luis Fabiano's move to AC Milan looks dead in the water after Rossoneri coach Leonardo said they have all but given up on the transfer.