Napoli's Jonathan De Guzman is set to complete a move to Chievo in the next few days, his agent has confirmed.
De Guzman, 28, spent the second half of last season on loan at Carpi, where he only made five appearances, and having failed to force his way into Maurizio Sarri's plans since returning to Napoli, he is now set to leave the Serie A club for good.
Frank de Boer made a losing start to life in Serie A as his Inter Milan side lost 2-0 at Chievo thanks to Valter Birsa's double strike.
Birsa bagged both goals in the second half to leave De Boer, who replaced Roberto Mancini as manager less than two weeks ago, with much to ponder.
Inter dominated early on but did little with the ball and lacked the intensity to cause Chievo problems. Antonio Candreva and Ever Banega often got themselves in good positions but failed to link up well enough with Mauro...
Chievo and Bologna concluded their respective Serie A campaigns by grinding out a disappointing goalless draw in torrential rain in Verona.
The mid-table sides had already achieved their mutual aims of staying up and looked complacent across 90 minutes at the Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi.
Bologna's on-loan Sunderland winger Emanuele Giaccherini whipped the ball just wide with a powerful drive after 14 minutes and his team-mate Matteo Brighi attempted an acrobatic scissor-kick volley as time ticked...
Radja Nainggolan further enhanced his growing reputation as hot transfer property in Europe by firing Roma to victory over Chievo and into second place.
The Belgian midfielder, who is reportedly interesting the likes of Chelsea and Manchester United, put Roma into the lead midway through the first half before Antonio Rudiger doubled up six minutes before half-time. Miralem Pjanic rounded off a 3-0 win with five minutes remaining.
Luciano Spalletti's men can be dislodged from second - the route of...