JUVENTUS NEWS

It’s shaping up to be a monumental round in Serie A, as the top six all meet each other this weekend.
Sami Khedira and Mario Mandzukic are in Juventus’ squad to face Lazio in Serie A on Saturday.
Milan midfielder Lucas Biglia admits he would prefer Juventus’ Gonzalo Higuain to lead Argentina’s line at the 2018 World Cup over Inter’s Mauro Icardi.
Lazio boss Simone Inzaghi admits he is flattered by talk of him replacing Max Allegri at Juventus but insists “they already have a great Coach.”
Dino Zoff believes Juventus will ‘always’ be favourites for the Champions League but warns Lazio ‘won’t be easy’ on Saturday.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri notes that nine of the last 10 Scudetto winners have had the best defence.
Gonzalo Higuain “will have a great month” according to Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri warns his side not to allow Lazio to counter-attack, as they did in the Supercoppa.
Massimiliano Allegri assures Mario Mandzukic is fit to play for Juventus - “don’t tell him he’s not, he’ll get angry…”
Croatia’s interim Coach Zlatko Dalic confirms Mario Mandzukic played through injury - “in my ideal team I’d have 11 of him”.
Napoli midfielder Allan says Juventus are still Scudetto favourites - “their record speaks for itself”.
Dries Mertens says Napoli being top of Serie A is “not a surprise” as “this year we started out to win the Scudetto”.
Jorge Sampaoli reportedly said then Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal needed “a medical specialist” in 2015.
Antonio Di Natale names Lorenzo Insigne as his heir - “he’s playing as a top player and he’s started scoring”.
Simone Zaza will forever be grateful to Sassuolo and Eusebio Di Francesco, but has “no regrets” about his time at Juventus.
Milan director of sport Massimiliano Mirabelli confessed Leonardo Bonucci was “not planned” and Mino Raiola is “an actor who likes the spotlight.”
Diego Perotti claims “Napoli are stronger than Juventus” right now, but Roma can still “hurt them” and he’s relishing Eusebio Di Francesco’s tactics.
Genoa’s 16-year-old sensation Pietro Pellegri is “a young Zlatan Ibrahimovic,” said his agent, and “it’s not surprising he has been linked with PSG.”
Juventus defender Daniele Rugani believes “our rivals for the Scudetto are Napoli and Roma, with Inter and Milan slightly behind.”
Lazio midfielder Lucas Leiva believes “it’ll be harder now” for Saturday’s opponents Juventus to win Serie A.