CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Leonardo Bonucci has revealed that he rejected Real Madrid to re-join Juventus and urged his side not to ‘hide’ against Atletico Madrid.
Alex Sandro has warned Juventus that Atletico Madrid ‘are used to playing games like these and going far in competitions.’
Marco Materazzi claims Juventus are ‘obsessed’ with winning the Champions League and that ‘it’ll be a failure’ if they do not with Cristiano Ronaldo.
Antoine Griezmann has warned Juventus that Atletico Madrid hosting this season’s Champions League Final gives them ‘even more motivation’.
Pavel Nedved discussed his love for Juventus, the Manchester United temptation, Cristiano Ronaldo and why he can “rest in peace” with the Champions League.
Arsene Wenger believes Juventus “have everything it takes to win the Champions League and Aaron Ramsey will make them even stronger.”
Fabio Paratici assures the Champions League is “not an obsession for Juventus, but motivation” and they’ve already proved themselves.
German Felix Zwayer will officiate the Champions League Round of 16 tie between Atletico Madrid and Juventus on Wednesday.
Italy international Marco Verratti has reportedly agreed a new contract with Paris Saint-Germain worth €10m per season.
Juventus star Miralem Pjanic confirms he received offers, but “had no reason to change club. It’s my dream to win the Champions League and I’m in the ideal place.”
Miralem Pjanic admits Atletico Madrid have a “similar philosophy” to Juventus, so the Bianconeri need to improve in the Champions League.
Eusebio Di Francesco hinted Nicolò Zaniolo could be moved into the trident attack against Bologna, but asks to “not put pressure” on the Roma teenager.
Nicolò Zaniolo made Champions League history and is already said to be worth €50m, but insists “my objective is to stay at Roma forever.”
Emre Can described his new life at Juventus, getting used to punishing training sessions, Cristiano Ronaldo and illness. “I am stronger now.”
Emre Can believes “this is the most interesting Champions League in recent years” and names the seven main challengers to Juventus.
There are increasing reports Juventus will move Joao Cancelo into the trident attack, replacing Paulo Dybala, against Atletico Madrid.
Max Allegri is reportedly considering some tactical surprises against Atletico Madrid, including Martin Caceres, Federico Bernardeschi or dropping Paulo Dybala.
Juventus have identified FC Porto centre-back Eder Militao as an alternative to their first choice, Matthijs de Ligt of Ajax.
Juventus full-back Mattia De Sciglio is expecting “a battle” in the Champions League with Atletico Madrid. “They are one of the toughest teams to play.”
Leonardo Bonucci had a very special dedication after scoring for Juventus against Frosinone, as he welcomed daughter Matilda.
Max Allegri congratulated Paulo Dybala on the goal against Frosinone, warned it’s “crucial” to score in Madrid and discussed Mauro Icardi links with Juventus.
Miralem Pjanic warned Juventus must keep their focus against Frosinone before turning attention to Atletico Madrid and the Champions League.
Dino Zoff believes Napoli “have what it takes to win the Europa League” and admits Juventus focus only on the essentials.
Giorgio Chiellini, Leonardo Bonucci, Paulo Dybala, Mario Mandzukic and Cristiano Ronaldo are expected to start as Juventus host Frosinone.
Diego Simeone has always said he’ll be Inter Coach one day, but it won’t be for quite some time, as he signed a new contract with Atletico Madrid.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has insisted that Cristiano Ronaldo’s transfer to Juventus is ‘not a challenge’.
Fabio Paratici reportedly used Juventus’ Champions League break to scout Roma midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo and Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt.
Roma President James Pallotta has hailed Nicolo Zaniolo and Lorenzo Pellegrini as ‘future leaders’ for the Giallorossi.
Sergio Conceicao insists Porto “deserved a draw” in their 2-1 defeat to Roma and is “convinced we’ll go through to the quarter-final.”
Iker Casillas insists Porto “did justice” to their performance with an away goal that leaves the Champions League tie with Roma open.