JUVENTUS NEWS

Ivan Juric explained the aggressive Genoa approach to sweep Juventus aside. “It’s all about deciding how you want to die…”
Gian Piero Gasperini admits he “didn’t expect to be here right now,” as Atalanta are within five points of leaders Juventus and they meet next week.
Genoa utterly annihilated Juventus in the first half and sent the leaders crashing to a 3-1 defeat, with two added injury woes.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta admits Miralem Pjanic “hasn’t been performing quite up to expectations.”
Mario Mandzukic and Juan Cuadrado get the nod, as Gonzalo Higuain is not 100 per cent fit when Juventus visit Genoa.
Gonzalo Higuain reportedly won’t be risked from the start as Juventus travel to Genoa.
Join us for all the build-up and action for today’s six Serie A games, including Palermo-Lazio, Genoa-Juventus and Roma-Pescara.
Napoli have looked at all the other options, but can now make a firm January bid for West Ham United striker Simone Zaza.
Juventus are planning ahead for next season and if Marco Verratti proves too expensive, the alternative is Corentin Tolisso of Lyon.
Fiorentina talent Federico Bernardeschi discussed links to Inter, Barcelona and Juventus, but doesn’t regret turning down Manchester United.
Ivan Juric feels Genoa will miss their absent star players more than Juventus this afternoon. “They adapt to any situation.”
Chelsea have joined Milan, Inter and Juventus in chasing Fiorentina pair Federico Bernardeschi and Milan Badelj.
Portuguese media report that Benfica have turned down a €20m Milan offer for defender Victor Lindelof.
Max Allegri has Gonzalo Higuain back against Genoa and intends to use him alongside Mario Mandzukic. “Let’s keep our feet on the ground.”
Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini admits he enjoyed revenge over Inter and was close to taking the Juventus job on two occasions.
Gianluca Vialli explained the Juventus mentality and why so many Italian Coaches thrive in England. “Victory comes as a relief.”
Roberto Pereyra complained he was “cast out for no reason” by Max Allegri and Juventus, but finally feels faith in him at Watford.
Francesco Totti concedes Roma “lack the tenacity and grit to be truly a big team like Juventus, as they are starving for success.”
Over a long Serie A weekend Milan visit Empoli with a new hitman, Juventus are in Genoa, Roma welcome Pescara, then Napoli-Sassuolo and Inter-Fiorentina.
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura warns playing in Ligue 1 is holding Marco Verratti back - ‘Paris Saint-Germain are so good he’s never in difficulty’.