CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Juventus director general Beppe Marotta insists they are not “anxious” about the Olympiacos clash, but Gigi Buffon is at risk for Inter.
Stephan El Shaarawy warned Roma to ignore Chelsea-Atletico Madrid and focus only on Qarabag. “We deserve to go through to the next round.”
Juventus are without Gigi Buffon, Mario Mandzukic and Miralem Pjanic, but rely on Juan Cuadrado and Douglas Costa against Olympiacos.
Roma have Radja Nainggolan, Diego Perotti and Daniele De Rossi back for their decisive Champions League encounter with Qarabag.
Dries Mertens said he’d gladly lose another two teeth against Feyenoord if that meant Napoli getting through to the Champions League Round of 16.
Feyenoord defender Sven van Beek believes Napoli “are a stronger team than Shakhtar Donetsk,” but will try to halt their Champions League progress.
Giovanni van Bronckhorst says Feyenoord “want to beat Napoli” tomorrow, despite having nothing to play for.
Lorenzo Insigne is out of Napoli’s crucial Champions League clash with Feyenoord, after he went off injured against Juventus.
Qarabag Coach Gurban Gurbanov says his side “want to prove we’re not here by chance” against Roma tomorrow.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri says Miralem Pjanic and Gianluigi Buffon are doubts for Olympiakos but “Gonzalo Higuain will play”.
Juventus defender Andrea Barzagli admits tomorrow’s Champions League clash with Olympiakos is “crucial for us”.
Olympiakos Coach Takis Lemonis insists it’s “very important” to beat Juventus tomorrow, even though his side can’t qualify.
Roma captain Daniele De Rossi says qualification for the Champions League last 16 would be “a beautiful message to send out to the rest of Europe.”
Napoli have been handed a boost as Manchester City have named a strong squad for their Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Mario Mandzukic is back in Juventus’ squad for their Champions League clash with Olympiakos on Tuesday, but Giorgio Chiellini misses out.
Daniele De Rossi claims Luciano Spalletti “made a mess” at Roma last season with Francesco Totti and that “we all suffered a bit” from it.
Eusebio Di Francesco confirms Diego Perotti and Radja Nainggolan are in Roma’s squad for Qarabag as he admits “only going through tomorrow counts.”
Lorenzo Insigne will reportedly miss Napoli’s crunch Champions League encounter with Feyenoord on Wednesday.
Juventus’ Blaise Matuidi says his side’s win over Napoli sent out ‘a clear message’ to their Serie A title rivals.
Spaniard David Fernandez Borbalan will take charge of Juventus’ decisive Champions League clash with Olympiacos.
Gonzalo Higuain says Juventus have ‘rediscovered the right hunger’ following an indifferent start to the season.
Benedikt Howedes is out until 2018 with a thigh strain, confirmed Juventus, while Mario Mandzukic remains in doubt for the Champions League against Olympiacos.
Lorenzo Insigne is a huge doubt to feature against Feyenoord in the Champions League after muscular problems in Napoli-Juventus.
Radja Nainggolan and Diego Perotti took part in training today, so should be fit for Roma’s Champions League clash with Qarabag.
Marek Hamsik insists the 1-0 defeat to Juventus “changes nothing” for Napoli. “It’s not easy to break down teams that are so defensive.”
Eusebio Di Francesco said Roma “wanted victory at all costs” against SPAL, but was angry that they failed to keep a clean sheet.
Miralem Pjanic says Juventus “hope to aim for the Champions League again” but “objective number one remains the Scudetto”.
Eusebio Di Francesco warned Roma “can and must do better” in the trip to Genoa, while analysing what went wrong against Atletico Madrid.
Napoli hero Dries Mertens confirmed he was approached by Barcelona, but “I didn’t want to go back on the bench. Then Neymar left…”
Dries Mertens talked about his “insane” last year at Napoli, why there ought to be a documentary on Maurizio Sarri and being a €28m “bargain.”