JUVENTUS NEWS

Polish referee Szymon Marciniak has been assigned to the Champions League quarter-final between Juventus and Barcelona.
Max Allegri is reportedly due to stay at Juventus, but he wants a contract to 2021 and the club is only proposing a deal to 2019.
Chelsea and Inter are said to be duelling on the transfer market for 20-year-old Spal goalkeeper Alex Meret.
Roberto Donadoni insists Roma “can still win the Scudetto,” so Bologna need to find extra motivation – not a problem for Mattia Destro.
Stephan Lichtsteiner assures Juventus “can’t wait to take on Barcelona, as we are confident and in great shape” for the Champions League quarter-final.
Gonzalo Higuain became the first player to get over 20 Serie A goals in his debut Juventus season for 59 years.
Max Allegri warns Juventus not to be swayed by tonight’s Barcelona defeat in La Liga and noted “defending is just as beautiful as a great attacking move.”
Rolando Maran insists Chievo “didn’t just come here to contain” Juventus and made life difficult for the Serie A Champions.
Gonzalo Higuain said Juventus have no fear of Barcelona in the Champions League. “We respect them just as they respect us.”
Gonzalo Higuain bagged a brace for the 32nd consecutive Serie A home win, but it was Paulo Dybala who inspired Juventus to beat Chievo 2-0.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta commented on Corentin Tolisso, the Champions League and why Max Allegri is staying in Turin.
Daniele Rugani assures Juventus are not distracted by Barcelona as they host Chievo this evening. “It can be decisive.”
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from the Empoli-Pescara relegation dogfight, revelations Atalanta with Sassuolo and Juventus host Chievo.
Juventus rest several defenders ahead of Barcelona, but start Paulo Dybala, Juan Cuadrado and Gonzalo Higuain against Chievo.
Simone Inzaghi is without Stefan de Vrij, but insists Lazio “are ready to take on Napoli” for third place after knocking Roma out of the Coppa Italia.
There are increasing reports that Roma will only offer Daniele De Rossi a one-year contract, so Inter, Juventus and MLS clubs are on alert.
Luciano Spalletti insists Roma “diminished the gap with Juventus” during his tenure and are focused on Bologna even after the Coppa Italia exit.
Juventus are preparing an €80m summer swoop for Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti, though Corentin Tolisso is a cheaper alternative.
Simone Inzaghi insists “Lazio were in my destiny” and after reaching the Coppa Italia Final, they are targeting Napoli. “Nothing is impossible.”
Spartak Moscow Coach and former Juventus assistant manager Massimo Carrera is a candidate to replace Luciano Spalletti at Roma.