JUVENTUS NEWS

Paris Saint-Germain Coach Unai Emery hopes Blaise Matuidi “continues to progress in his career” when he joins Juventus.
Alessandro Del Piero asks people to “trust” him when he says Juventus remain favourites for the Scudetto.
Juventus boss Max Allegri says “there are parallels with 2015”, Mattia De Sciglio must “find his feet” and that Paulo Dybala needs to “prove” he is world-class.
Ahead of this weekend’s Serie A kick-off, Football Italia looks at the crucial fixtures for the top sides, and it’s a big season for Milan.
Max Allegri believes that “with balance and poise, Juventus will go far on all fronts” this season.
Marco Borriello is almost certain to leave Cagliari after the striker was left out of their Serie A opener against Juventus.
Beppe Marotta hints Juventus will not give up on Leonardo Spinazzola, reiterates Alex Sandro is staying and admits Ezequiel Garay is “a great player”.
Valencia defender Ezequiel Garay is reportedly top of Juventus’ wishlist for a new centre-back.
Leonardo Bonucci revealed his pre-match captain’s speech to Milan teammates and warned “we need to improve” after a 6-0 win over Shkendija.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero warns Inter that “whoever wants Patrik Schick will have to pay a lot of money for him. He might stay.”
Blaise Matuidi has completed his Juventus medical, but the deal isn’t done yet because Paris Saint-Germain seek detailed incentives.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta claims they “made an offer we consider fair to Lazio, so we have withdrawn” their interest in Keita Balde Diao.
Max Allegri is “bitter to see this disappointment” from Juventus fans over their Champions League Final defeat. “We start the season on level terms.”
Juventus director Beppe Marotta confirms they rejected Chelsea’s offer for Alex Sandro because “he said he wants to stay here.”
Paulo Dybala calls Juventus “a great club” and admits the Champions League final defeat was “a nightmare”.
General manager Giuseppe Marotta says the Juventus squad is “difficult to improve” and “we’ll do our analysis after September 1”.
Leonardo Bonucci, Paulo Dybala and Gigi Buffon have all been nominated for the Best FIFA Men’s Player 2017 award.
Borussia Dortmund’s Sokratis Papastathopoulos admits he spoke to Juventus Coach Max Allegri but “I’m a professional and I’ll give 100 per cent for my club”.
Kalidou Koulibaly’s agent says Juventus never approached his client - “with no clause there’s no discussion to be had with Napoli”.
Blaise Matuidi has completed his Juventus medical, so should officially sign from Paris Saint-Germain later today.