Inter Milan have finalised three transfers, completing deals for Fredy Guarin from FC Porto, Angelo Palombo on loan from Sampdoria and youngster Juan from Internacional.
Sampdoria have extended the contract of Italy midfielder and club captain Angelo Palombo through until the 2015 season.
Sampdoria bounced back from their European disappointment in midweek with a convincing 3-0 win over ten-man Bari today.
In addition to the various play-off and qualifying matches this weekend, there are 19 international friendlies being played across Planet Football.
Sampdoria sit top of the table after they continued their stunning start with a 4-1 home defeat of Siena, as Inter and Milan earned narrow victories.
Back in the Italian hot seat after two years away, Marcello Lippi must now guide the Nazionale safely through to South Africa 2010.