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Jordi Alba said Barcelona won’t miss Gerard Pique and they cannot underestimate Roma in the Champions League.
Ivan Rakitic said Edin Dzeko is “one of the best strikers in the world” and Barcelona must be wary of “strengthened” Roma.
Max Allegri is keeping Manchester City guessing, as Juventus have three different systems to choose from.
Miralem Pjanic is still unavailable as Roma named the squad facing Barcelona in tomorrow’s Champions League clash.
Roma midfielder Iago Falque believes all Barcelona’s players are ‘phenomena’ but Lionel Messi is ‘from another planet’.
Radja Nainggolan admits ‘Barcelona are the favourites’ against Roma but ‘we can do well’.
Mario Lemina could make his Juventus debut against Manchester City in the Champions League tonight.
Daniele De Rossi calls for ‘sacrifice’ from his Roma teammates to stop Lionel Messi and Barcelona.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says Barcelona’s Lionel Messi is ‘impossible to define’ and promises a performances of ‘humility and ambition.’
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon insists he was not attacking fans at half-time on Saturday, but ‘we need unity’.
Gianluigi Buffon believes Juventus opponents Manchester City ‘can win the Champions League’.
Vincent Kompany admits Manchester City’s clash with a ‘strong’ Juventus is ‘really important for us’ after previous disappointments.
Barcelona have named a 20-man squad to face Roma in the Champions League.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes Juventus are ‘very strong’ despite a poor start to the season.
Juventus have named their squad to face Manchester City in the Champions League tomorrow night.
Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero will not be fit to face Juventus, manager Manuel Pellegrini confirms.
Dutch referee Bjorn Kuipers will officiate Wednesday evening’s Champions League clash between Roma and Barcelona.
Barcelona’s Javier Mascherano is wary of a ‘quality Roma side’ ahead of their Champions League clash on Wednesday.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri ‘still hopes to win the Champions League’ and reflects on last season’s run to the final.
Juventus striker Paulo Dybala says beating Manchester City tomorrow could ‘help the team forget what’s happened in the league.’
Fabio Capello says Manchester City are ‘a team without weaknesses’ ahead of their Champions League clash with Juventus.
Beppe Marotta warned Juventus mustn’t make changes into “an alibi” ahead of their trip to Manchester City.
There are reports Claudio Marchisio could be out for another month with a thigh strain on his Juventus comeback.
Slovenian referee Damir Skomina will officiate the Champions League tie between Manchester City and Juventus.
Barcelona will be without Thomas Vermaelen for their Champions League meeting with Roma on Wednesday.
Claudio Marchisio “hopes it’s nothing serious,” but a muscular problem could rule him out of Manchester City-Juventus.
Max Allegri said Juventus need to shake off the pressure and embrace “healthy recklessness” after a 1-1 draw with Chievo.
Rudi Garcia praised Roma for their hard-fought victory away to Frosinone. “This game was a dangerous trap.”
Sergio Aguero, David Silva and Raheem Sterling are all doubts for Manchester City’s Champions League clash with Juventus.
Mirko Valdifiori admits Napoli are targeting the Champions League this season - ‘it’s normal’.
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