JUVENTUS NEWS

Deportivo La Coruna Coach Pepe Mel stresses 'Juve must press' Barcelona in their forthcoming Champions League quarter-final.
Marek Hamsik is on the bench for Slovakia, reportedly due to a muscular problem, but Pepe Reina is fit for Napoli-Juventus.
There are reports Juventus President Andrea Agnelli already testified to the FIGC last month on ticket touts and potential organised crime among ultras.
Miralem Pjanic, Andrea Barzagli, Gonzalo Higuain, Dani Alves and Mario Mandzukic all return to Juventus from international duty early.
Leonardo Bonucci is one of the only veterans as Italy test a very young 3-5-2 formation against the Netherlands on Tuesday.
Sami Khedira confirms he has “improved” as a player thanks to Serie A football and joining Juventus was “the right choice.”
Daniele Rugani looks forward to starting for Italy in the Netherlands, but accepts “the journey I must make at Juventus to become a big player.”
Alessio Romagnoli denies that Milan trashed the Juventus Stadium locker room after their defeat. “None of it really happened.”
Marco Verratti discussed improving for Italy, reuniting with Lorenzo Insigne and Ciro Immobile, plus his desire to stay at Paris Saint-Germain.
Andrea Barzagli has sparked controversy, as he left the Italy squad for “personal reasons" and pictured at a club, but the DJ insists it was misconstrued.
Italy are planning to use the 3-5-2 system in Tuesday’s friendly against the Netherlands, starting Gianluigi Donnarumma, Alessio Romagnoli and Daniele Rugani.
Juventus and Italy legend Gigi Buffon celebrated his 1,000th official match by pledging to be “ready to celebrate 2,000 appearances.”
Andrea Pirlo is impressed with the “quality generation” of Italy players coming through, including Marco Verratti, but “Gigi Buffon is still the best.”
Andrea Pirlo described his decision to leave Milan after 10 years, finding a new challenge at Juventus and “problems with Max Allegri.”
Andrea Pirlo believes Juventus can win the Champions League this season, but admits he still feels the “painful” loss against Barcelona.
The Serie A Coach of the Year award is “between Maurizio Sarri and Max Allegri,” confirmed Renzo Ulivieri.
Sao Paulo defender Lyanco confirms “Juventus wanted me, but then Torino came in and I can’t wait to start this new adventure.”
Corentin Tolisso admits interest from “a prestigious club like Juventus gives me even more motivation to end this season well” at Lyon.
Juventus are sending scouts to view Spain Under-21 internationals Hector Bellerin (Arsenal) and Inaki Williams (Athletic Bilbao).
Edin Dzeko said Roma are targeting the Champions League, but “it’s difficult to compete with Juventus when they invest over €150m in new players.”