JUVENTUS NEWS

Andrea Pirlo doesn’t think Milan will challenge for the Scudetto this year, and says Juventus “are still the team to beat”.
Napoli have officially confirmed they have won a court case with Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain.
Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso says Federico Bernardeschi “said he would never go to Juventus”.
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon sees Milan as viable Scudetto contenders - “they’ve spent so much money…”
Gianluigi Buffon says his final year in football is “electrifying”, and insists the Champions League “is not an obsession”.
Max Allegri says Juventus are aiming for another Champions League final, and expects Serie A to go down to the final day.
Juventus forward Paulo Dybala assures he won’t be joining Barcelona this summer - “I’m happy here”.
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon insists “absolutely nothing happened” at half-time in the Champions League final.
Juventus have reportedly offered €20m to Lazio for Keita Balde Diao after Inter tried to include Eder as part of an exchange deal.
Roma will be without Kostas Manolas for around 10 days after he injured his shoulder, so he’s likely to miss the Juventus match.
Beppe Marotta confirmed Juventus “made an offer” to Lazio for Keita Balde Diao and are interested in PSG midfielder Blaise Matuidi.
Leonardo Bonucci and Lucas Biglia have not been registered by Milan because payment won’t arrive until August 11, confirmed Marco Fassone.
The schedule for Serie A 2017-18 has thrown up some huge fixtures at crucial times during the season.
The first match of the 2017-18 Serie A season will be Juventus-Cagliari on August 19, while Roma-Inter is on Saturday August 26.
The final weekend of Serie A could be a dramatic one, with Inter at Lazio, Milan vs Fiorentina and Gigi Buffon's last game.
The first two weeks of Serie A will see Borja Valero face Fiorentina and Luciano Spalletti return to Roma.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta said keeping Leonardo Bonucci “against his will would’ve been counter-productive” after the Milan transfer.
The opening round of the Serie A 2017-18 season has been drawn up, including Inter-Fiorentina, Crotone-Milan, Verona-Napoli and Atalanta-Roma.
You can watch the live ceremony of the 2017-18 Serie A fixtures being drawn up this evening.
Fiorentina director Giancarlo Antognoni confirms “Nikola Kalinic is still an objective for Milan, but nothing has changed. Inter must pay the Matias Vecino clause.”