Liveblog: Porto v Juventus
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s Champions League clash as Juventus visit Porto amid a Leonardo Bonucci row.
Juventus start the Dream Team five star names with Giorgio Chiellini and Andrea Barzagli, but Leonardo Bonucci is in the stands against Porto.
Boninsegna: 'Bonucci a Juve own goal'
Juventus legend Roberto Boninsegna believes they are making “a big mistake” by dropping Leonardo Bonucci against Porto for disciplinary reasons.
Juve watch Carrasco, Brandt, Heinrichs
Juventus have reportedly sent scouts to Bayer Leverkusen-Atletico Madrid for Yannick Carrasco, Julian Brandt and Benjamin Heinrichs.
Ventura: 'Watching Alex Telles'
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura confirmed he is “watching” Porto defender Alex Telles against Juventus for a potential Azzurri call-up.
Allegri: 'Bonucci in Porto stands'
Max Allegri confirmed Leonardo Bonucci is dropped for disciplinary reasons against Porto. “Out of respect for Juventus, the team and the fans.”
Buffon: 'Bonucci teachable moment'
Gigi Buffon assured the Leonardo Bonucci row with Max Allegri was “down to the excessive desire to win” and his exclusion can be a "teachable moment" for Juventus against Porto.
Andre Silva: 'Porto start strong'
Andre Silva warned Porto will “start strong and there are no favourites” in the Champions League tie with Juventus.
Nuno: 'Porto clear ideas with Juve'
Porto Coach Nuno Espirito Santo assured they have “clear ideas” against Juventus and doubts Leonardo Bonucci will be dropped.
Trap: ‘Italian mentality will prevail’
Giovanni Trapattoni sees both Porto and Juventus as “quality” but “the Italian mentality can prevail”.
Bonucci dropped for Porto?
Leonardo Bonucci could be dropped by Juventus for the Champions League match with Porto, according to multiple reports.
Juventus call Chiellini, Barzagli
Giorgio Chiellini and Andrea Barzagli are both in the Juventus squad for tomorrow’s Porto game.
Barzagli, Chiellini back in training
Andrea Barzagli and Giorgio Chiellini have trained with their Juventus teammates this morning, ahead of tomorrow’s Porto game.
Higuain: ‘Juventus the right choice’
Gonzalo Higuain is confident Juventus “can win the Champions League” but “we have to be calm”.
Lippi: ‘Juventus can win CL’
Marcello Lippi sees Juventus as among the favourites for the Champions League - “the team has definitely grown”.
Alex Sandro: ‘Porto not easy’
Juventus left-back Alex Sandro warns Wednesday’s trip to Porto won’t be easy because “they keep fighting until the very end”.
Bonucci: ‘Juventus have to be great’
Leonardo Bonucci warns “it’ll take a great Juventus” to beat Porto, who “have nothing to lose”.
Dani Alves: ‘Why I joined Juventus’
Dani Alves explains Barcelona “have no idea how to treat their players” and joined Juventus because “I’m a winner”.
Rui Barros: ’50-50 in Porto-Juventus’
Porto assistant manager Rui Barros believes “our chances of going through are 50-50” against Juventus.
Bonucci fined by Juventus
Leonardo Bonucci has reportedly been fined by Juventus for his outburst against Massimiliano Allegri.
Report: Allan to miss Juventus, Madrid
Napoli midfielder Allan will be evaluated this morning over an adductor injury, but he could reportedly miss the Juventus and Real Madrid games.
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.
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