Monthly Archives: January 30, 2018

Juventus look to width with Atalanta

This promises to be a hotly contested Coppa Italia tie and if recent meetings are anything to go by, we can expect to see goals. Juventus have scored at least two goals in their last eight against La Dea, while the home side have scored in all of their last 13 Coppa Italia matches. These…read more

Maurizio Sarri: “Juventus are superior to Napoli”

Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri was in a good mood after having watched his side defeat Bologna at home at the Stadio San Paolo by 3-1 after having gone a goal down after 1 minute when former Inter striker Rodrigo Palaciogave the visitors the lead. However Napoli came back and Sarri praised his team for this saying: “We did well…read more

Juventus looks to spoil Napoli’s pursuit of top target

It’s seemingly come out of nowhere, but, based on recent reports, Italian soccer clubs seem to view Matteo Politano as the answer to many problems their rosters face. The 24-year-old Sassuolo winger has drawn attention from a multitude of clubs from Napoli to Roma, and now Juventus. The Bianconeri are hoping to swoop in and…read more

Juve and Newcastle target Praet ‘ready for a top club’

Sampdoria star Praet is regarded as one of the most promising midfielder playing in Serie A right now and both Juventus and Newcastle have been linked with welcoming his services in the summer. The Old Lady had been reported to have reached an agreement for the signing of the Belgian starlet but the report was…read more

Buffon back in Juventus training

Gianluigi Buffon has returned to training with his Juventus teammates, after close to two months out with injury. The goalkeeper last featured for the Bianconeri in the 1-0 win over Napoli at the Stadio San Paolo on December 1, as he’s been struggling with a thigh injury. Following Monday night’s 1-0 win over Genoa, Coach…read more

‘Pjaca could’ve replaced Dybala’

Marko Pjaca’s agent claims the Schalke loanee “would’ve found space” at Juventus by filling in for the injured Paulo Dybala. Pjaca enjoyed a dream debut for Schalke, scoring in a 1-1 draw with Hannover on Sunday, and Marko Naletic made it clear Juve’s loss was the German side’s gain. “He had a fantastic debut. His…read more

Exclusive: Juventus not interested in Balotelli

Contrary to reports in English newspaper The Sun, Mario Balotelli will not join Serie A giants Juventus anytime soon, CalcioMercato’s Gianluca Minchiotti exclusively understands. The former Manchester City and AC Milan man, who is now 27 years old, has impressed for Nice in the Ligue 1 this season. He has found the back of the net 12…read more

Allegri: Dybala likely to skip Spurs clash, Buffon…

Juventus manager Max Allegri stepped up to the microphone on Sunday to answer questions ahead of Monday’s match with Genoa. He started off by addressing Gianluigi Buffon’s injury status. “Next week Gigi [Buffon] will be available. Fortunately Wojciech Szczesny has performed well in his absence.” When asked about returning from a two-week break, he said,…read more

Juve boosted as Emre Can talks of Liverpool future

After several days where Juventus fans have eagerly waiting to hear any updated regarding the transfer of Liverpool’s German international midfielder Emre Can to the Bianconeri, the player himself spoke about the situation in an interview with Sky Sport UK. “I have a contract and I will give everything I have for the club until the contract expires. The rest is up…read more

Juventus chief: ‘No reason to sell Paulo Dybala’

Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta has suggested that the Italian giants will not consider selling star attacker Paulo Dybala at any cost. The Argentina international is rumoured to have been on the radar of Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain last summer following a stellar campaign in Turin. Dybala has continued to attract interest from PSG in…read more