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Roma forward Victor Ibarbo admits the target for this season is to ‘win something’, though Milan and Inter have improved.
Andrea Pirlo believes New York City FC can be “a truly important experience” and it’s up to Antonio Conte whether he’ll still play for Italy.
Adem Ljajic believes Roma’s friendly with Manchester City was ‘a good test’ as they could meet them in the Champions League.
UEFA President Michel Platini believes rules on home-grown players must be expanded, to stop top clubs dominating.
Rudi Garcia insists his Roma side will be ‘stronger’ in the Champions League this season, but is wary of the draw.
Radja Nainggolan says Roma will target the Scudetto, but will take an easier approach to the Champions League.
Juventus stars make up half the 10 nominees for the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award.
Sami Khedira admits there is ‘a lot of competition’ for a midfield place at Juventus, and reveals he’s been doing extra training.
Juventus boss Max Allegri said Barcelona were “like a slippery eel” in the Champions League Final, but “if we’d believed more…”
Inter director general Marco Fassone reveals qualifying for the Champions League is a primary target, above the Scudetto.
Roma defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa believes Italian football has returned to the top level after ‘three or four’ difficult years.
Sami Khedira said it is his “personal ambition” to learn Italian quickly and help Juventus win the Champions League.
Inter striker Mauro Icardi says the club ‘need to get back to playing in the Champions League’ ahead of the new season.
Paul Pogba told Soccer 360 “nobody knows” what he said to Juventus and his agent amid links to Barcelona, Manchester City and Chelsea.
Simone Pepe “gave my heart, soul and a leg” for Juventus, so salutes Carlos Tevez, Mario Mandzukic, Paulo Dybala and teaches Alvaro Morata to swear.
Lazio announce their ‘great satisfaction’ after being allowed to compete in next season’s Champions League.
Sampdoria and Lazio have both been allowed to compete in Europe, despite fears they could be excluded.
Juventus, Roma and Lazio now know the date of any potential San Siro Champions League final, with May 28 the official date.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri has targeted a fifth consecutive Scudetto as his main objective for next season.
Alvaro Morata “cried many times” after the Champions League Final and “learned more” at Juventus than Real Madrid.
Igli Tare claims Lazio are 'unique' in their strategy and looks forward to the Champions League preliminaries.
Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli insists the Aquile are ‘not taking anything for granted’ after a fantastic Serie A season.
Gigi Buffon has put Champions League upset behind him as Italy face Ivan Rakitic’s Croatia, while Andrea Pirlo “has a decision to make.”
Mateo Kovacic prepares to face Italy for Croatia and talks about his Inter future. “You never know in football.”
Alvaro Morata says he’s ‘happy at Juventus’, and hasn’t had any contact with Real Madrid.
Claudio Marchisio insists Juventus’ Champions League final was not a one-off, but admits it will be ‘difficult’ to go that far again.
Paul Pogba took defeat to Barcelona badly, but the Juventus midfielder still “hopes to win the Champions League one day.”
Leonardo Bonucci insists Juventus have ‘no regrets’, despite losing the Champions League final to Barcelona.
Manuel Rui Costa believes it’s ‘sad’ to see a Champions League draw which doesn’t include his old team, Milan.
Johan Cruyff says Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon should be a candidate for the Ballon d’Or.
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