JUVENTUS NEWS

Giorgio Chiellini, Paul Pogba and Sebastian Giovinco are in the starting XI as Juventus must earn a point at Shakhtar Donetsk to continue their Champions League adventure.
The Calciopoli civil trial is still dragging on and today ex-Juventus general manager Antonio Giraudo had his sentence reduced to 20 months.
Alessandro Del Piero is set for a short spell on the sidelines after limping out of Sydney FC’s 0-0 draw with Melbourne Heart.
Leonardo Bonucci has rejected talk that Juventus will be playing for a draw at Shakhtar Donetsk this evening.
Giorgio Chiellini will reportedly return to the Juventus side for this evening’s crucial Champions League game at Shakhtar Donetsk.
Shakhtar Donetsk are already qualified, but Henrikh Mkhitaryan is confident they can do even better than their draw when Juventus come to town.
Angelo Alessio prepares for his final game as stand-in Coach for Antonio Conte and hits back at Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu’s accusation Juventus are “predictable.”
Captain Gigi Buffon believes Juventus “have returned to being competitive on a European level,” although tomorrow’s game with Shakhtar has hidden dangers.
Fernando Llorente has moved closer to Juventus after confirming he won’t sign a new contract, as his current deal with Athletic Bilbao expires in June.
Juventus playmaker Andrea Pirlo does not believe a draw will cut it for the Old Lady tomorrow at Shakhtar Donetsk – and says that the club has no intention of playing for a point.
Juventus were not one of the clubs who showed an interest in Lazio’s Modibo Diakite during the summer, his agent has admitted.
The agent of Marco Verratti has cooled reports that the Paris Saint-Germain youngster could be set for a summer move to Juventus.
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu has refused to comment on whether they will play for a mutually beneficial against Juventus tomorrow.
David Trezeguet has revealed that he turned down the chance to return to Juventus in the summer.
Juventus could be ready to swoop for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti, according to reports in the Italian media.
Napoli midfielder Gokhan Inler believes the title race is wide open, with the Partenopei just two points behind Juventus after 15 matches.
Palermo vice-President Guglielmo Micciche believes his side have what it takes to overcome Juventus this weekend.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has named a 21-man squad for this week’s crucial Champions League game at Shakhtar Donetsk.
Andrea Agnelli has criticised the Juventus fans who unveiled a banner mocking the Superga tragedy during the derby against Torino.
Mirko Vucinic has now gone nine League games without a goal for Italian champions Juventus.