JUVENTUS NEWS

Gonzalo Higuain dismissed claims that the forthcoming SuperCoppa Italiana match with Milan is a Champions League warm-up.
Gonzalo Higuain believes his Juventus side will need to be perfect in order to beat Milan in the Italian Super Cup on Friday.
Roma goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny admits Saturday night’s defeat to Juventus has hurt his team.
Gonzalo Higuain says he has been struck by Juventus’ ‘crazy hunger’ following victory over Roma.
Radja Nainggolan insists Roma “are not a weaker squad than Juventus and we didn’t play worse than them” in a 1-0 defeat.
Daniele Rugani believes the victory over Roma “was worth six points” and he is finally settling in at Juventus.
Wojciech Szczesny felt Roma “did not deserve defeat, but there’s a big gap between us and a great side like Juventus.”
Max Allegri praised some of the Juventus unsung heroes after beating Roma and urged focus ahead of the Super Cup with Milan.
Luciano Spalletti defended his decision to start Gerson, but concedes Juventus “were stronger in individual duels” than Roma.
Gigi Buffon believes Juventus “changed” after the defeat to Genoa and that allowed them to beat Roma 1-0 this evening.
Gonzalo Higuain’s sensational solo effort proved enough for Juventus to beat Roma 1-0 and go seven points clear at the top of the table.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta hopes tonight’s Scudetto clash with Roma can be “a positive advert for Italian football.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni admits he is “surprised” by Gerson in the starting XI as Roma “target the top” against Juventus.
Stefano Sturaro hopes for “another early Christmas present” after his Juventus contract renewal as they host Roma this evening.
Edin Dzeko assured Roma are “ready for a great game between two great teams” as Roma travel to Juventus.
Juventus start Miralem Pjanic, Mario Mandzukic and Gonzalo Higuain as they host second-placed Roma with Gerson and Edin Dzeko.
Join us for the build-up and action from all three of today’s Serie A games, Empoli-Cagliari, Milan-Atalanta and top of the table showdown Juventus-Roma.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri is impressed by Torino, has a doubt in defence and warns he has “done all I can” for Manolo Gabbiadini.
Atalanta defender Mattia Caldara is eager for another goal against Milan today and is “flattered” by Juventus interest.
Gigi Buffon trusts Marco Verratti and Mario Balotelli have a bright future ahead of them for the Italy squad and looked back over his career.