JUVENTUS NEWS

With Serie A kicking off this weekend, Football Italia looks at the crucial fixtures for the top sides, Lazio looking to build on a strong 2016-17.
With Serie A kicking off this weekend, Football Italia looks at the crucial fixtures for Inter, looking to return to the Champions League.
Valencia defender Ezequiel Garay should join Juventus next week, according to VarskySports in Argentina.
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez said Atalanta will face Roma “without fear” this evening, but want-away Leonardo Spinazzola should be released.
Roma had a meeting with Sampdoria to discuss swooping for Patrik Schick, as Inter don’t want to buy him outright.
After a difficult summer with many questions asked, Juventus and Gigi Buffon settled the nerves against Cagliari.
Il Messaggero claims that Lazio are eyeing Southampton striker Manolo Gabbiadini if they sell Keita Balde Diao.
Massimo Rastelli felt a 3-0 defeat to Juventus was harsh on Cagliari and confirmed they’ll bring in Gregory van der Wiel from Fenerbahce.
Max Allegri was critical of Juventus defending again in a 3-0 win over Cagliari and underlined the importance of Mario Mandzukic.
Paulo Dybala thanked Gigi Buffon for saving a penalty when it was still only 1-0, as Juventus went on to beat Cagliari 3-0.
Juventus swept Cagliari aside 3-0 in the League opener, but Gigi Buffon also saved the first Serie A penalty awarded via VAR.
Beppe Marotta explained Leonardo Bonucci’s “mutual decision” to join Milan and insisted Juventus don’t need any more players.
Join us for all the build-up, action and post-match comments from the opening day of the Serie A season with Juventus-Cagliari and Verona-Napoli.
Simone Inzaghi is glad “people are talking about Lazio again” after the Supercoppa win over Juventus, but Keita Balde Diao and Wesley Hoedt are an issue.
Gonzalo Higuain warned nervous Juventus fans that “we’re only at the beginning of a long season, so we need to be calm.”
Juventus look to the old guard in their Serie A opener against Cagliari, as Douglas Costa and Federico Bernardeschi are benched.
Gian Piero Gasperini criticised Leonardo Spinazzola for abandoning Atalanta ahead of their big game with Roma to push through a Juventus move.
As we head into the 2017-18 season, major changes are setting up this newest round of Italy’s top flight to be the best in years.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo discussed Patrik Schick, Fabio Quagliarella and Ricky Alvarez ahead of their Serie A opener with Benevento.
Gianluca Vialli is looking forward to “the most evenly-balanced Serie A season of the last 10 years. Juventus weakened and Milan have the strongest defence.”