GENOA NEWS

Leonardo Bonucci is out of action for 45-60 days after a serious thigh strain, while Juventus are less prepared to confirm the Dani Alves recovery time.
Juventus confirmed Dani Alves has sustained a fracture during today’s 3-1 defeat to Genoa, while Leonardo Bonucci needs more tests.
Giovanni Simeone’s father Diego “told me scoring against Juventus was in our blood” and Genoa’s victory is “the best day of my career so far.”
Max Allegri admits Juventus were “lightweight and had no excuses” for a 3-1 defeat to Genoa, but “we can learn valuable lessons.”
Ivan Juric explained the aggressive Genoa approach to sweep Juventus aside. “It’s all about deciding how you want to die…”
Genoa utterly annihilated Juventus in the first half and sent the leaders crashing to a 3-1 defeat, with two added injury woes.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta admits Miralem Pjanic “hasn’t been performing quite up to expectations.”
Mario Mandzukic and Juan Cuadrado get the nod, as Gonzalo Higuain is not 100 per cent fit when Juventus visit Genoa.
Gonzalo Higuain reportedly won’t be risked from the start as Juventus travel to Genoa.
Join us for all the build-up and action for today’s six Serie A games, including Palermo-Lazio, Genoa-Juventus and Roma-Pescara.
Napoli have looked at all the other options, but can now make a firm January bid for West Ham United striker Simone Zaza.
Ivan Juric feels Genoa will miss their absent star players more than Juventus this afternoon. “They adapt to any situation.”
Max Allegri has Gonzalo Higuain back against Genoa and intends to use him alongside Mario Mandzukic. “Let’s keep our feet on the ground.”
Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini admits he enjoyed revenge over Inter and was close to taking the Juventus job on two occasions.
Over a long Serie A weekend Milan visit Empoli with a new hitman, Juventus are in Genoa, Roma welcome Pescara, then Napoli-Sassuolo and Inter-Fiorentina.
Gonzalo Higuain looks increasingly likely to miss Juventus’ trip to Genoa, as he trained alone again today.
Juan Cuadrado urges Juventus to “keep our heads” against Genoa, having secured Champions League qualification on Tuesday.
Juventus are sweating on the fitness of Gonzalo Higuain and Medhi Benatia, as both trained separately today.
Maurizio Sarri insisted Napoli’s performance with Dynamo Kiev was “not worthy of jeers,” but above all influenced by Benfica’s 3-3 draw at Besiktas.
Lego Pro club Prato have announced the retirement of former Milan full-back Luca Antonini.