Serie A referee Gianluca Rocchi’s house was burgled and €100,000 worth of items stolen.
All eyes on San Siro this evening as second-placed Milan host leaders Juventus, but before then it’s the Genoa Derby, while tomorrow Napoli are in Crotone, Atalanta-Inter and Roma-Palermo.
Beppe Iachini laments “injuries didn’t allow” him to succeed at Udinese, following his sacking.
Gianluigi Buffon’s agent shrugs off recent mistakes - “three months ago he was the best goalkeeper at the European Championships…”
Medhi Benatia said Max Allegri “asks many of the same things” of Juventus that Pep Guardiola did at Bayern Munich.
Max Allegri said Udinese represented “a very complicated match, which Juventus made even more complicated, but the Scudetto is won via games like this.”
Gigi Del Neri felt Udinese “deserved a draw, but scaring Juventus on their own turf isn’t a bad start” to his tenure.
Paulo Dybala warned Juventus “can’t suffer like this to the final whistle” after a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Udinese.
Paulo Dybala overturned a surprise Udinese opener with his free kick and penalty, sending Juventus five points clear at the top of the table.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta confirmed negotiations to “improve” Leonardo Bonucci and Paulo Dybala contracts.
Udinese director Nereo Bonato noted “the Gigi Del Neri era begins today” with a difficult trip to Juventus.
Join us for a full Saturday of Serie A action, starting with the showdown for second Napoli-Roma, then Pescara-Sampdoria and Juventus-Udinese.
Leonardo Bonucci has good news and is pleased to be recalled by Juventus for tonight’s match with Udinese.
Juventus have a serious injury crisis and are forced to transform their system for tonight’s Serie A meeting with Udinese.
Francesco Guidolin admits he “thought I’d have been given more time” at Swansea City, but wants another Premier League job.
Leonardo Bonucci has been called in by Juventus for tonight’s game with Udinese, as Giorgio Chiellini is injured.
Beppe Iachini believes he “needed more time” to make a success of it at Udinese, as his replacement Gigi Del Neri debuts against Juventus.
It’s a super Saturday with Napoli-Roma for second place in an early kick-off, Pescara-Sampdoria and Juventus-Udinese, then tomorrow Inter-Cagliari and an unexpected Chievo-Milan.
Udinese have officially extended their contract with striker Cyril Thereau to June 2019.
Juventus have called up 16-year-old striker Moise Kean for the match with Udinese, nicknamed ‘Juve’s Mario Balotelli.’