JUVENTUS NEWS

Giovanni Trapattoni was inducted into the Italian Football Hall of Fame and tipped Antonio Conte and Andrea Stramaccioni as his heirs.
Milan don’t have to worry about losing Sulley Muntari for the African Cup of Nations, but Ghana call Juventus and Udinese stars.
Sampdoria insist that no club has made them an offer for Pedro Obiang – but they suspect Juventus and Napoli are keen.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believes that Italian giants Juventus will be a threat in the Champions League.
Luca Marrone has underlined why progress in the Coppa Italia is so important for Juventus this season.
The number 12 proved to be the magic number for Sebastian Giovinco as Juventus progressed in the Coppa Italia on Wednesday.
Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo has discussed Genoa’s Alexander Merkel, Antonio Floro Flores, Pablo Armero and Mehdi Benatia, plus a near miss for Sebastian Giovinco.
Antonio Conte was “certainly moved” when saluting the Juventus fans after his first game back in Turin, while Cagliari Coach Ivo Pulga cursed a single slip.
Sebastian Giovinco’s goal allowed Juventus to squeeze past Cagliari 1-0 in the Coppa Italia, but Arturo Vidal was one of three players who picked up injuries.
Juventus give Nicklas Bendtner and Paul Pogba rare starts as they welcome Cagliari in the Coppa Italia tonight, which is also Antonio Conte’s Turin comeback.
Reports are intensifying that Juventus are close to signing Didier Drogba on loan from Shanghai Shenhua in January.
Alessandro Del Piero has hinted his spell at Sydney FC could be over already. “We have to think day by day.”
Juventus legend Marco Tardelli has commented on who the club should focus on signing in the January transfer window.
Antonio Conte has named a full-strength Juventus squad for their midweek Coppa Italia clash with Cagliari.
Tuttosport believe Genoa and Napoli are in discussions to transfer four players between them, including Eduardo Vargas, Alexander Merkel and Ciro Immobile.
The Gazzetta dello Sport believe Didier Drogba is Juventus’ identified transfer target for January, with Fernando Llorente set to follow in the summer.
Juventus are believed to be preparing to make a move for Salvatore Bocchetti at the end of the current season.
Cagliari Coach Ivo Pulga warns Juventus “we’re not beaten yet” ahead of their Coppa Italia encounter, but makes some unusual selections.
Leonardo Bonucci has been fined and banned for one match after his yellow card for simulation during Juventus’ League match at Palermo.
Antonio Conte has revealed what he has missed most during his touchline ban, before insisting that a stronger Juventus wants both the League and Cup.