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Stephan El Shaarawy has revealed that he should be back and fit enough to face Barcelona on November 6.
Rafa Benitez wrote for The Independent about Napoli’s defeat to Arsenal and the “similarities” with Liverpool.
UEFA President Michel Platini believes that Juventus can win the Champions League come May.
Marcello Lippi has outlined how he sees Juventus as capable of playing ‘two great games’ against Real Madrid in the Champions League.
A TV pundit reveals he helped Roberto Mancini’s Galatasaray get a point against Juventus. “Mancio is maniacal about these things.”
Roberto Mancini assures he didn’t join Galatasaray “for the money,” and admitted to a bit of luck against Juventus.
Juventus attacker Fabio Quagliarella has commented on the club’s next Champions League game against Real Madrid.
Fredy Guarin says Inter are benefitting from their lack of European football, but he’s desperate for the club to get back into the Champions League.
Mauricio Isla was to blame for the late equaliser Juventus conceded against Galatasaray on Wednesday, argues Giancarlo Marocchi.
Gianluca Vialli has praised Juventus striker Fabio Quagliarella after another Champions League goal.
Andrea Barzagli says he was partly to blame for the late equaliser Juventus conceded in the 2-2 draw with Galatasaray.
Antonio Conte realises Juventus face “an uphill struggle” in the Champions League after a 2-2 draw with Galatasaray.
Leonardo Bonucci took the blame for Galatasaray’s opening goal, but insisted Juventus “ran very few risks.”
Roberto Mancini feels Galatasaray would have won had Juventus not been given a penalty that was “shall we say strange....”
Fabio Quagliarella admits he thought he had scored the Juventus winner against Galatasaray. “They had just two shots on goal.”
Juventus paid for defensive errors, as they were trailing Roberto Mancini’s Galatasaray, winning and eventually held to a 2-2 draw in Turin.
Roberto Mancini expects “a tough battle” on his Galatasaray debut at the Juventus Stadium in Turin.
Carlos Tevez has shaken off an ankle injury to start with Paul Pogba, as Juventus host Roberto Mancini’s Galatasaray.
Gokhan Inler’s agent has called Napoli’s performance against Arsenal yesterday ‘disastrous’.
Mirko Vucinic and Carlos Tevez are set to be named in the Juventus starting XI against Galatasaray on Wednesday.
Galatasaray’s Felipe Melo will take on former club Juventus this evening – an outfit who he still has an affection for.
Milan’s Andrea Poli has dismissed the idea that tiredness was a factor in their 1-1 draw at Ajax on Tuesday.
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Ajax Coach Frank De Boer accused Mario Balotelli of “creating theatre” for Milan’s last-gasp penalty.
Gokhan Inler feels Napoli “lacked concentration in the opening minutes” in a 2-0 defeat to Arsenal.
Olivier Giroud and Mikel Arteta admit Arsenal played “probably our best 45 minutes” against Napoli.
Riccardo Montolivo concedes Milan were “a little too deep” against Ajax and they need Mario Balotelli.
Arsene Wenger praised Arsenal for an “outstanding game” and particularly the “fantastic” Mesut Ozil after beating Napoli 2-0.
Rafa Benitez maintains Napoli cannot have a suitable Gonzalo Higuain replacement, but “confidence” was key against Arsenal.
Massimiliano Allegri insists Milan’s defensive first half was a “tactical” decision against Ajax. “It was overall a good performance.”
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