CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Napoli centre-back Nikola Maksimovic insists the Scudetto “is not a dream, it’s an objective”.
Jorginho says Napoli “have to think about doing well, not Juventus” ahead of the Serie A season.
Carlo Ancelotti believes the Champions League will “be more competitive than ever” with Bayern Munich, Juventus, Chelsea, Manchester United, Real Madrid, Barcelona and PSG.
Dries Mertens heaped praise on Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri. “If I become a Coach in future, then my idea of football will be the same as Sarri’s.”
Maurizio Sarri has learned how to handle Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis’ rages and admits “winning is more enjoyable than compliments.”
Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri has been invited to the UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum in Nyon.
Luciano Spalletti reveals he told Inter “to give me back what I left behind at Roma – Champions League football” and warned “some players will have to go elsewhere.”
Napoli start pre-season training for 2017-18, as big stars cut their vacations short for the Champions League preliminary round.
Inter legend Ronaldo defends Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma - “there’s too much emotion”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri says it was “right” to exclude Leonardo Bonucci against Porto.
Max Allegri explained his plan for the Champions League Final against Real Madrid and why Juventus faltered at the last hurdle.
It’s reported Juventus had to pay a €400,000 penalty to cancel their end of season celebration after losing the Champions League Final to Real Madrid.
Esteban Cambiasso has accused Juventus of misrepresenting Italy as they are “the only team that have lost Champions League Finals against Spanish teams”.
Gianfranco Zola believes Juventus Coach Max Allegri “is ready for a big international club, but he has time, while Gigi Buffon deserves the Ballon d’Or.”
Leonardo Bonucci insists “none of what was written, talked about or reconstructed is true” regarding his supposed slap on Juventus teammate Paulo Dybala in Cardiff.
Rumours suggest the Juventus players argued in the dressing room at half-time in their Champions League defeat to Real Madrid.
Max Allegri confessed he thought about leaving Juventus after the Champions League Final defeat, but Beppe Marotta “never doubted” the Coach would stay.
Dani Alves insists Juventus teammate Gianluigi Buffon doesn’t need the Champions League to be remembered as a legend.
We had an exclusive chat with calcio expert James Horncastle about Maurizio Sarri’s Napoli, Juventus Champions League chances and Italy optimism.
Tragic news, as a 38-year-old woman injured in the Turin Juventus Champions League Final fanzone stampede has died.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri calls Marco Verratti a "great player" but “I think he’ll stay at Paris Saint-Germain”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri reveals he could have walked away after the Champions League final defeat, and predicts “this will be a much harder year”.
Roberto Mancini has been presented to the media in a lavish ceremony as the new Zenit St Petersburg Coach. “This club belongs in the Champions League.”
Kelvin, the seven-year-old boy seriously injured during the Champions League Final fanzone stampede, has been released from hospital.
The business plan submitted to UEFA by Milan has allegedly been leaked, with aims to more than double revenues in five years.
Milan today confirmed the €38m signing of Porto striker Andre Silva, so Football Italia takes a look at what to expect from the new man.
Andrea Barzagli has confessed that there was more optimism for the Champions League Final outside the Juventus camp than in it.
Giorgio Chiellini believes Italy can have their say in Spain in September and assures Juventus “will try again next year” for the Champions League.
Gigi Buffon is “proud not to be like” the Italians who celebrated Juventus losing the Champions League Final to Real Madrid.
The Coppa Italia Final has been moved from May 27 to May 9, 2018, allowing the Italy squad to prepare earlier for the World Cup.