JUVENTUS NEWS

Andres Iniesta denies he is close to signing a new contract with Barcelona, but Sport is confident Juventus will not sign the midfielder.
Milan defender Leonardo Bonucci and ex-Juventus teammate Gonzalo Higuain are reportedly Serie A’s biggest earners.
Felipe Anderson may not return for Lazio until mid-October, as he struggles with tendinopathy.
The 20 Serie A clubs have failed to agree on a new Lega President, so will reconvene in around 12 days.
The agent of rumoured Juventus target Han Kwang-Song notes “I speak to dozens of sporting directors every day”.
Rodrigo Bentancur admits he was “nervous” when making his Juventus debut, but was reassured by “incredible” Gianluigi Buffon.
A meeting of the Lega Serie A is underway in Milan, with the election of a new President one of the items on the agenda.
Over 30,000 more season tickets have been sold across Serie A this season, with Milan up by 14,000.
Former Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has confirmed that he will retire from Chile after the 2018 World Cup.
Contract talks between Liverpool and Juventus target Emre Can have reportedly stalled over his demands for a release clause.
Olympique Lyonnais claim Juventus’ “change in tact” was behind them not signing Corentin Tolisso over the summer.
Juventus target Emre Can is reportedly demanding a release clause in any new contract with Liverpool.
Juventus right-back Stephan Lichtsteiner has reportedly turned down the chance to join Turkish champions Besiktas.
Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu admits Paulo Dybala is “a great player” but assures “we’re happy with the team we have.”
Gigi Buffon hit back at the fans who jeered Italy’s 1-0 win over Israel. “In Spain if they make 200 passes in 20 metres, everyone applauds.”
Andrea Barzagli finds criticism of Gigi Buffon “laughable,” but admits he’s happy to have a bit of space from the other BBC members.
Gigi Buffon admits Italy “deserved” their 3-0 defeat to Spain, but some of the criticism was “excessive.”
The city of Turin will name a Piazza after the 39 victims of the Heysel Stadium disaster ahead of Juventus-Liverpool in 1985.
Besiktas continue negotiations with Juventus for Stephan Lichtsteiner ahead of Friday’s transfer deadline.
French newspaper L’Équipe has named its best XI for Serie A, with players from Juventus, Napoli, Milan and Roma.