JUVENTUS NEWS

Stephan Lichtsteiner hopes Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon will play for another year- “he’s the best goalkeeper in the history of football”.
Coach Davide Ballardini “was very pleased with Genoa in the second half” against Juventus.
Max Allegri admits Napoli are doing “extraordinary things” so Juventus “just have to stay in their slipstream and wait for our chance”.
Massimiliano Allegri admits Juventus were “a little bit tired” against Genoa, and reveals Gianluigi Buffon will return to training this week.
Lucas Torreira’s agent says Napoli and Roma are both interested in the Sampdoria midfielder, not just Juventus.
Juventus were unconvincing, but Douglas Costa’s goal secured a 1-0 win over a Genoa side who didn’t have a single shot on target.
Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta denies interest in Mario Balotelli - “he’s a profile we don’t need”.
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s Serie A game, as Juventus host a Genoa side on four consecutive clean sheets.
Stephan Lichtsteiner starts at right-back for Juventus against Genoa, with Douglas Costa preferred to Federico Bernardeschi in attack.
A report in the Italian Press has played down talk of Mario Balotelli joining Juventus, “not even on a free transfer.”
Marcello Lippi has advised Gianluigi Buffon to delay his retirement from football. “The appearance record in Serie A could interest him…”
English second-tier side Bolton Wanderers have reportedly beaten Juventus to the signing of Lazio goalkeeper Federico Marchetti.
Former Juventus boss Marcello Lippi believes Napoli’s Europe Leagua commitments and lack of squad depth could cost them the Scudetto.
A sensational report in The Sun claims Juventus are close to signing Nice striker Mario Balotelli on a free transfer.
Wojciech Szczesny claims he still sees himself at Juventus “in 10 years” but admits playing second fiddle to Gianluigi Buffon is “a test of my humility.”
Join us for all the action from today’s nine Serie A games, including Atalanta-Napoli, Lazio-Chievo, Sampdoria-Fiorentina, Cagliari-Milan and Inter-Roma.
Lazio director Igli Tare confirmed Stefan de Vrij is ready to sign a new contract, but the release clause “would be valid within and outside Italy.”
Dries Mertens ended his goal drought after 910 minutes of Serie A football to give Napoli a huge win away to their taboo team Atalanta.
Max Allegri wants Juventus to focus on Genoa and keep putting together victories as they are “forced to chase the hare Napoli whizzing ahead.”
Tuttosport claim that Fiorentina are interested in signing defender Federico Mattiello from Juventus.