JUVENTUS NEWS

Marko Pjaca “chose Juventus because they’ve been tracking him for four years,” said the Dinamo Zagreb talent’s agent.
Max Allegri welcomed new stars Miralem Pjanic, Dani Alves and Medhi Benatia, but “wouldn’t be surprised” if Gonzalo Higuain chose Juventus.
Max Allegri warns Paul Pogba and Leonardo Bonucci that “Juventus are now among the top four European clubs and want the Champions League.”
Barcelona flew out to view Juventus transfer target Gabriel Barbosa, more commonly known as Gabigol.
Francesco Totti wants to end his Roma career with the Scudetto, but admits “it’s difficult because right now there’s a stronger team.”
Mauro Icardi was reportedly contacted by Napoli and said he was open to a transfer as Gonzalo Higuain’s replacement.
The Corriere dello Sport claims Juventus will sell several stars to pay Gonzalo Higuain’s €94m release clause from Napoli.
Napoli have finally broken their silence on Gonzalo Higuain. “He never said he wants to leave and Juventus never asked for him.”
Antonio Conte said Chelsea “can compete for the title,” welcomes N’Golo Kante and is “waiting for” Juan Guillermo Cuadrado.
Napoli have a list of potential replacements for Gonzalo Higuain, including Islam Slimani, Carlos Bacca, Mauro Icardi, Simone Zaza and Alvaro Morata.
Napoli are set to offer Gonzalo Higuain €8m per year wages and a halved release clause to fight off Juventus and Arsenal interest.
Juventus named their squad for the Australian tour, including Miralem Pjanic, Medhi Benatia and Roberto Pereyra.
Now that Chelsea have signed N’Golo Kante from Leicester City, it opens the door for Nemanja Matic to join Juventus, claim ESPN.
Marko Pjaca is “close to Juventus, but nothing can happen until the agreement with Dinamo Zagreb is signed,” said his agent.
Medhi Benatia confirmed he shares a very specific goal with Juventus. “We want to win the Champions League.”
Medhi Benatia said he wanted Juventus a year ago and is happy to “challenge myself against the monsters” in defence.
The official Napoli radio station claims Gonzalo Higuain “will almost certainly join Arsenal for €50m plus Olivier Giroud” to avoid him going to Juventus.
Paulo Dybala bagged a hat-trick, while Miralem Pjanic was also on target in the first Juventus friendly of pre-season.
Max Allegri said he “hopes” to keep Paul Pogba at Juventus, while when it comes to Gonzalo Higuain “great players are always welcome.”
Good news for Milan, as Valencia are prepared to let Shkodran Mustafi go this summer for €20m.