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  10/07/2012: The Morning Press
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The big story in today's papers surrounds the match-fixing scandal. Time is running out for penalties to be applied to the current season and as a result, the prosecutor is concentrating on those who could be guilty of direct involvement, specifically Siena, their president Massimo Mezzaroma and their ex-coach, Juventus manager Antonio Conte. Consequently, Mauri's case is likely to be postponed to September and although the player could yet be banned, Lazio are likely to avoid a points deduction at this stage.

Transfer rumours are aplenty. LazioLand.com speculated yesterday that Pazzini could become a target for our club and the usually reliable Il Tempo have also picked up on the possibility. They believe Petkovic is likely to ask for Pazzini or Nilmar for the frontline. Many papers are noting that Matuzalem's future at Lazio remains grey while Foggia's omission from the squad who travelled to Auronzo di Cadore suggests that he is en route to newly-promoted Pescara.

Corriere dello Sport have John Guidetti down as the favourite to be drafted in in place of Yilmaz from the rather lenghty list of candidates. They also mention Pazzini as an outside bet as well as Juventus' Alessandro Matri.

The above are translations of rumours gathered by "oizaL" at biancocelesti.org 
 
 
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