Pjanic doubt for Porto-Juventus
Juventus are expected to miss Andrea Barzagli and Giorgio Chiellini for the Champions League trip to Porto, but Miralem Pjanic is also in doubt.
Benatia: 'Porto tough for Juventus'
Medhi Benatia warns Juventus that “there are no easy games in the Champions League” ahead of the clash with Porto.
‘Juventus still far from Scudetto’
Juventus Coach Max Allegri insists the Scudetto is still a long way off - “63 points is barely enough for the Europa League”.
Allegri: ‘Juventus not CL favourites’
Massimiliano Allegri warns “Juventus have not become favourites for the Champions League” ahead of the Porto match.
Allegri: ‘Arsenal? I haven't said that...’
Juventus Coach Max Allegri dismisses links to Arsenal - “you all say that, I just listen…”
Allegri: ‘Juventus got it done’
Massimiliano Allegri criticises Juventus’ first half against Palermo but “it’s one game less to winning the Scudetto”.
Dybala: ‘Juventus didn’t play well’
Paulo Dybala believes Juventus “didn’t play very well” against Palermo and warns “we must change our attitude”.
Casillas: ‘Juventus favourites but…’
Iker Casillas acknowledges “Juventus are favourites” against Porto but “bravery can overcome individual ability”.
Napoli silence 'indefinite'
Napoli announced a Press silence that will carry on indefinitely following the controversy in their 3-1 defeat to Real Madrid.
Zico: 'Udinese in my heart'
Brazilian legend Zico returned to Udine to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the club’s foundation. “Udinese remain in my heart.”
Italy close ranking gap with England
Italy’s European results this week saw them move closer to England in the UEFA ranking, as Roma and Fiorentina won with Napoli losing to Real Madrid.
Sacchi: 'Barca are dead, Juve step in'
“The Barcelona King is dead and Juventus can slip on to the throne,” mused Arrigo Sacchi of the Champions League race.
Sacchi: 'Napoli can beat Real Madrid'
Arrigo Sacchi stood up for Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri after defeat to Real Madrid. “We should all be thankful that they represent Italy.”
Alexis Sanchez wants Serie A
Alexis Sanchez is increasingly likely to leave Arsenal and that opens the door to Juventus and Inter for a summer swoop.
Insigne: 'Napoli will amaze Real Madrid'
Lorenzo Insigne believes they can turn the Champions League tie with Real Madrid around. “Napoli will amaze you, we’re alive and kicking.”
Hamsik: 'Napoli have Madrid regrets'
Marek Hamsik admits Napoli feel sad and regretful after defeat to Real Madrid, but “getting an away goal could be important.”
Toni: ‘ADL should think first…’
Former striker Luca Toni believes Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis “should think a little more” before speaking.
Allegri defends Napoli, Sarri
Juventus Coach Max Allegri says Napoli “played well” with Real Madrid, and defends Maurizio Sarri.
Allegri: ‘Forget Champions League’
Massimiliano Allegri warns his Juventus players to ignore the Champions League and focus on Palermo - “any mistake could cost us dear”.
Sheva: ‘Milan? Maybe one day…’
Ukraine Coach Andriy Shevchenko confirms he could take over at Milan one day as they’ll “always remain in my heart”.
Albiol: ‘Return leg difficult but…’
Napoli defender Raul Albiol admits it's “difficult to win 2-0” in the return leg with Real Madrid “but we’re playing at home”.
Reina: 'Not over for Napoli'
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina warned Real Madrid “it’s not over and they won’t find it easy” at the Stadio San Paolo.
Sacchi: 'ADL damaging Napoli'
Arrigo Sacchi claims President Aurelio De Laurentiis criticism of Napoli and Maurizio Sarri “was more damaging than defeat to Real Madrid.”
Mertens: 'I had chance to score'
Dries Mertens was left to rue some missed opportunities as Napoli fell 3-1 to Real Madrid, but “there’s another match and we’ll give our all.”
Casemiro: 'My volley no fluke'
Casemiro revealed his sensational volley against Napoli was no fluke. “It’s something I try a lot,” said the Real Madrid midfielder.
Zidane: 'Two teams for a great game'
Zinedine Zidane noted “it takes two teams to create a great game of football” after Real Madrid fought back to beat Napoli 3-1.
Sarri: 'Too many Napoli errors'
Maurizio Sarri felt Napoli made an unusual number of mistakes against Real Madrid, but hit back at President Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Insigne: 'Madrid-Napoli gap not big'
Lorenzo Insigne thought “only the result showed a big difference” between Napoli and Real Madrid in their 3-1 defeat.
CL: Napoli beaten at the Bernabeu
Lorenzo Insigne’s stunner from distance gave Napoli a shock lead at the Bernabeu, but Real Madrid fought back for a 3-1 victory including a Casemiro volley.
ADL: 'Ibrahimovic as Napoli Coach'
President Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms meeting Zlatan Ibrahimovic, but “more than as a player, he could be Napoli Coach in five or six years.”
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