JUVENTUS NEWS

Serie A average wages are less than half those of the Premier League, but Juventus, Roma and Inter are in the top 15 clubs.
Fabio Capello feels Gigi Buffon “deserved the Ballon d’Or” in his career and is impressed by Milan’s teenage midfielder Manuel Locatelli.
Simone Zaza is flattered by interest from “great team” Napoli, but feels leaving West Ham so early would be “a personal failure.”
Dani Alves celebrated his 100th Brazil cap, said Juventus are making him a better player and compared himself to Pablo Picasso.
Thiago Silva’s agent wants to clarify that his contract with Paris Saint-Germain runs to 2018 and he has “not talked to Juventus.”
Marko Pjaca’s agent defends Juventus medical staff over his mystery injury. “It’s a delicate matter and requires patience.”
Pierpaolo Marino believes Manolo Gabbiadini could swap with Udinese’s Duvan Zapata, while Simone Zaza “has one foot in Napoli.”
Boca Juniors President Daniel Angelici confirmed Juventus will activate their €9.4m Rodrigo Bentancur clause, but he’ll remain until June.
Antonio Conte discussed the tactical evolution that transformed his Chelsea side and why “a manager must improve his players.”
According to multiple papers, Juventus are set to reject Barcelona and Manchester City offers for Pol Lirola, currently on loan at Sassuolo.
Juventus are set to sign Boca Juniors creative midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur, but he’s expected to arrive in June rather than January.
Italian reports suggest Chelsea are prepared to offer €50m plus Cesc Fabregas for Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti.
West Ham striker Simone Zaza’s agent “advised him to return to Italy and he’d have no problems” at Napoli.
Manchester City are reportedly approaching Milan for Gianluigi Donnarumma, but Gigi Buffon would “give him some brotherly advice.”
Gigi Buffon denies he said Serie A opponents “step aside” for Juventus. “I never said that, it’s part of some fantasy life.”
Italy captain Gigi Buffon warned the trip to Liechtenstein “is the most complicated for a goalkeeper, because you risk embarrassment.”
Juventus have confirmed that Paulo Dybala faces three more weeks out as he continues to recover from a thigh injury.
Stephan El Shaarawy insists Roma can rival Juventus for the Scudetto – but only if they are able to sustain their current performance levels.
Axel Witsel reiterates “Juventus want me” but insists “I’m in no hurry” as “January or June is very good either way”.
Juventus have targeted Milan fullback Mattia De Sciglio as a replacement for Stephan Lichtsteiner.