CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent confirms “the deal was done with Torino, but then Napoli called. They got very angry with me.”
Juventus President Andrea Agnelli targets the Scudetto and Champions League to “become legendary”.
Paulo Dybala doesn’t think Juventus should see the Champions League as a dream - “let’s talk about objectives”.
Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik assures his knee feels “really good” and he’ll return “for January-February”.
Gianluigi Buffon warns “Porto still have a dangerous team” but admits Juventus’ Champions League draw “could have been worse”.
The agent of Kalidou Koulibaly admits 'it's a shame' he is injured but assures that 'he will be ready' for the Champions League.
Multiple Italian newspapers claim that Juventus will pay the €30m clause for Sevilla midfielder Steven N’Zonzi.
Dries Mertens has been included in UEFA’s Champions League Fantasy Team of the group stage alongside Leo Messi and Edinson Cavani.
Marek Hamsik can’t wait for Napoli to face Real Madrid in the Champions League and “we can feel Diego Armando Maradona’s presence.”
Max Allegri thanks Juventus for “supporting me in everything from the first minute,” but warns Porto will be tough in the Champions League.
Cristiano Ronaldo has won the 2016 Ballon d’Or ahead of Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann, but Gigi Buffon is in ninth place.
Real Madrid director Emilio Butragueno expects “a very balanced Champions League tie” against Napoli. “They play great football.”
Fabio Capello believes Real Madrid will also have their work cut out when they face Napoli in the Champions League last 16.
Pavel Nedved insists “in the Champions League there aren’t any favourites” after Juventus were paired with Porto in Friday’s last-16 draw.
Napoli will play Real Madrid and Juventus will take on Porto in the Champions League Round of 16.
Miralem Pjanic said the key for Juventus is “we are accustomed to winning” and he can’t wait to face off with his Roma “friends.”
Elseid Hysaj warns Napoli they “risk being embarrassed” in Cagliari today, but they still believe in their Scudetto chances.
Claudio Marchisio described his highs and lows against Torino, but would “lose both derbies if Juventus win the Champions League.”
UEFA has confirmed changes to the Champions League, with new kick-off times and automatic entry for the top four Leagues.
Juventus full-back Alex Sandro has revealed his one wish – to play Porto in the Champions League final.
Fabio Cannavaro believes “Napoli can’t win the Champions League” but “they can fight with Juventus for the Scudetto”.
Juventus vice-President Pavel Nedved would have gone “anywhere in the world” for Jose Mourinho, except for Inter.
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane is “eager to avoid Juventus” in the Champions League draw after finishing second in their group.
Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang confirms he was approached by Napoli “two or three years ago.”
Max Allegri describes Juventus tactical adjustments against Dinamo Zagreb and is philosophical on the Champions League draw. “Sooner or later we have to face them all.”
Paulo Dybala trusts Juventus “can beat anybody” in the Champions League Round of 16 and is open to new tactical solutions.
Dinamo Zagreb Coach Ivaylo Petev was “satisfied” with their performance in a 2-0 Champions League defeat to Juventus.
Gonzalo Higuain said Juventus are “on track” after winning the Champions League group and is glad to have broken his goal drought.
Juventus and Napoli won their Champions League groups, but could be drawn against Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, PSG, Manchester City or Bayer Leverkusen.
Gonzalo Higuain broke his goal drought with Daniele Rugani as Juventus beat Dinamo Zagreb 2-0 to win their Champions League group.