JUVENTUS NEWS

Marco Verratti believes PSG teammate Blaise Matuidi could be “the right man” for Juventus, who were smart to sell Paul Pogba.
Chelsea and Antonio Conte have given the all-clear for Juan Cuadrado to return to Juventus, claim Tuttosport.
Juventus confirmed the financial details of Roberto Pereyra’s sale to Watford for €13m plus €2m bonuses.
The 2016-17 Serie A season kicks off today with Roma hosting Udinese and the classic Juventus-Fiorentina grudge match.
Juventus urged Luiz Gustavo to hold off before signing a contract extension with Wolfsburg, claim Mediaset Premium.
As expected, Juventus have sold Roberto Pereyra to Walter Mazzarri’s Watford for a reported €13m plus €2m bonuses.
Palermo have agreed a €3.3m deal for Corinthians captain Bruno Henrique and should take Ouasim Buoy on loan from Juventus.
Gonzalo Higuain sent a message to Napoli fans ahead of his Juventus debut. “We’ll be fighting for the same objective, but on different sides.”
Fabio Capello urged Juventus to “go for the Champions League” and feels they are “even stronger” after Paul Pogba’s departure.
Stefano Colantuono tips Napoli striker Manolo Gabbiadini for Capocannoniere, while “Roma can challenge Juventus for the Scudetto.”
Norberto Neto “will not be leaving Juventus and certainly won’t exchange places with Federico Marchetti at Lazio.”
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri will shake Antonio Conte’s hand, but warns the Chelsea boss is not his “friend.”
Miralem Pjanic is in the Juventus squad to face Fiorentina tomorrow night, but remains an injury doubt.
Marek Hamsik “dreams of winning the Scudetto as Napoli captain” and it’d be a “tasty bonus” to beat Gonzalo Higuain’s Juventus.
Borja Valero is in the Fiorentina squad travelling to face Juventus tomorrow evening in the Serie A season opener.
Udinese Coach Beppe Iachini expects Roma to challenge Juventus, but will face them “with courage”.
Paris Saint-Germain Coach Unai Emery is “very happy” with Blaise Matuidi, so it would take “a big offer” for him to leave for Juventus.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti explains he “chose Alisson because Wojciech Szczesny hadn’t trained much”.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti reveals Alessandro Florenzi will miss Udinese, and believes Kevin Strootman is better than Miralem Pjanic.
Paulo Sousa wants Fiorentina to be “protagonists” this season, and notes they “dominated” Juventus in both games last term.