JUVENTUS NEWS

It has been confirmed that Davide Astori will replace Andrea Barzagli in the Italy squad to face Liechtenstein and Germany.
Andrea Barzagli has dislocated his shoulder and requires a protective brace, confirmed Juventus.
Juventus Coach Max Allegri was happy with the Old Lady’s performance against Chievo but believes they should have won more comfortably.
Juventus and Milan got hard-fought wins away to Chievo and Palermo, while Udinese held Genoa and Atalanta demolished Sassuolo.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta urged “patience” on Miralem Pjanic, confirmed Rodrigo Bentancur and ignored Gigi Buffon controversy.
Juventus are again forced to reshuffle for a tricky trip to Chievo, fielding a 4-3-3 system with Juan Cuadrado completing the trident.
Dino Zoff said he does not “feel inferior” to Gigi Buffon and urged Juventus to “accept the Calciopoli ruling.”
Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel wants to end his reputation for inconsistency. “I let people down, but this is the right year for me.”
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s eight Serie A games, including Chievo-Juventus, Palermo-Milan, Inter-Crotone, Sassuolo-Atalanta and Roma-Bologna.
Rolando Maran warned Chievo “want to get points and can cause problems for everyone,” including Juventus tomorrow.
La Gazzetta dello Sport stand by their report on Gigi Buffon’s controversial comments to Juventus teammates, but warn there was no hint of lacking fair play.
Luciano Spalletti has more injury problems piling up as Roma host Bologna, but stands by “warrior” Radja Nainggolan.
Giampiero Ventura’s Italy squad for Liechtenstein and Germany includes Matteo Politano, Danilo Cataldi, Claudio Marchisio and Lorenzo Insigne.
Max Allegri warns Chievo represent “the toughest test in terms of motivation” for his Juventus, but is not concerned by Champions League form.
Gigi Buffon is set to reach a landmark tomorrow, as Chievo v Juventus will be his 600th Serie A appearance.
Leonardo Bonucci admits Juventus “won some games we didn’t deserve to” this season and describes where he needs to improve.
Today Giampiero Ventura will name his Italy squad for Liechtenstein and Germany games with some reported new faces to feature.
Juventus plan January reinforcements with either Rodrigo Bentancur or Axel Witsel, then begin the Marco Verratti siege next summer.
Prolific Torino and Cagliari face off, then it’s a fascinating head-to-head between Napoli and Lazio, tomorrow Chievo-Juventus, Palermo-Milan, Roma-Bologna and Inter-Crotone.
Roma full-back Bruno Peres believes the “final part” of the season will be decisive for the Scudetto.