JUVENTUS NEWS

Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez said Atalanta’s game went to plan conquering Napoli at the San Paolo and they are “on the same level as Inter, Lazio and Milan.”
Juventus make changes as they host Empoli, bringing back Leonardo Bonucci with Miralem Pjanic, Juan Cuadrado and Gonzalo Higuain.
Paolo Maldini still has “the same doubts” on Milan’s Chinese takeover and admits it’s harder for clubs like Juventus to disguise the Leonardo Bonucci-Max Allegri row.
Juventus reportedly have a pact for midfielder Corentin Tolisso, but Olympique Lyonnais only want €40m cash, not Mario Lemina.
Gigi Buffon wishes Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma a happy 18th birthday. “You have what it takes to mark an era.”
Francesco Acerbi has no regrets at rejecting Leicester City, reveals his secret to going through chemotherapy and “I wonder why Domenico Berardi isn’t at Real Madrid.”
Milan shot-stopper Gianluigi Donnarumma turns 18 today and Giovanni Galli assures “a goalkeeper like him is born every 30-40 years.”
There are reports Juventus full-back Dani Alves is preparing a reunion with Pep Guardiola at Manchester City next season.
Barcelona are reportedly weighing up Max Allegri’s credentials to replace Luis Enrique as Coach this summer.
Gonzalo Higuain insists he does “not at all” regret his decision to join Juventus as the former Napoli striker prefers the “calmer” way of life in Turin.
Leonardo Bonucci figures in Juventus’ squad for Saturday’s visit of Empoli in Serie A, but Sami Khedira does not.
Empoli Coach Giovanni Martusciello warns “we’re facing one of the best teams in Europe” in Juventus.
Papu Gomez declares Atalanta “believe in Europe” but if so “you have to sign eight or nine players”.
Javier Zanetti says Inter can’t use Juventus for inspiration, and discusses the Derby d’Italia - “compared to ’98…”
Rodrigo Bentancur is expected in Turin to complete his medicals ahead of joining Juventus.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri reveals that Gianluigi Buffon will be rested on Saurday, with Neto given a start instead.
Juventus Coach Max Allegri confirms that Leonardo Bonucci is back in contention or a place for the match against Empoli.
Stefano Pioli believes that Inter can compete with the likes of Juventus, Roma and Napoli in the future.
Juventus are reportedly seeking an early return for Leonardo Spinazzola, the 23-year-old currently on loan at Atalanta.
Massimiliano Allegri reportedly gave an ultimatum to Juventus executives after the pitchside row with Leonardo Bonucci, declaring 'it’s me or him'.