Monthly Archives: November 30, 2017

Dybala False 9 against Napoli?

Juventus could use Paulo Dybala as a False 9 with Douglas Costa and Juan Cuadrado against Napoli after Mario Mandzukic and Gonzalo Higuain injuries. The Bianconeri had already been expected to do without Higuain in the starting XI, as he only underwent surgery to stabilise a fractured finger on Monday. While Pipita is in the…read more

Ferrara: Heart says Napoli!

Former Napoli and Juventus defender Ciro Ferrara admits his heart is going for the Partenopei ahead of Friday’s Serie A showdown. Ferrara turned out for only Napoli and Juve in his playing career, forming part of the squads that won the Bianconeri’s last Champions League in 1996 and the southerners’ most recent Scudetto success six…read more

Buffon: ‘Napoli are unique’

Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon says Napoli have “a unique philosophy” and insists he’d play for Italy at 60 if they needed him. The Bianconeri are in Naples on Friday for what’s being billed as a Scudetto showdown, and the goalkeeper discussed the match as he arrived for the Gran Gala del Calcio. “The Partenopei have…read more

Allegri: ‘Juve using form players’

Max Allegri explained the need for a tactical shake-up for Juventus against Crotone and warns the showdown with Napoli won’t be decisive yet. The Bianconeri struggled to break down Crotone this evening before eventually managing a 3-0 result, but adopted a 3-4-3 formation. “It’s not an issue of shaking off the 4-2-3-1. We had a…read more

AGENT OF JUVE STAR SLAMS TALK OF NEWCASTLE SWITCH

The agent of Juventus star Stefano Sturaro has labelled any talk of a potential switch to Newcastle United after the New Year as ‘premature’. The 24-year-old midfielder has struggled for regular game time at the Italian champions this season, making only 4 starts in all competitions, leading to rumours he could be on his way…read more

Sampdoria v Juventus: Official Line-Ups

Juventus give Federico Bernardeschi a surprise start as they look to keep up the pace at the top of Serie A with a visit to in form Sampdoria. The champions scraped past lowly Benevento last time out and will need a much improved performance to get the better of Europa League chasing Samp. Coach Massimilano…read more

Juventus transfer rumour update – Cenk Tosun and Stefan de Vrij

Juventus join the race for Turkish forward Cenk Tosun Cenk Tosun has been dogging the spotlights in Turkey ever since he was the subject of a deadline day bid from Crystal Palace. Beşiktaş rejected the offer, but will find it hard to do the same in January. The forward is being tracked by a number of…read more

Man Utd midfielder offered to Juventus: here’s their response

According to a report, Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini’s agent has approached Juventus over a possible move, but the Serie A champions are not interested in signing him. The rejection raises the chances that Jose Mourinho may lose one of his midfield staples for nothing when his contract expires at the conclusion of the current…read more

Höwedes: “I’m ready!”

FEELING GOOD “‘I’m ready, and I feel happier than ever. It hasn’t been easy to start my adventure at a big club like Juventus with an injury, but everyone has been supportive of me these last few months, and in the meantime I’ve been learning some Italian! But now I’m focused with getting back onto…read more