JUVENTUS NEWS

Juventus have launched their away kit for the 2020-21 season, which Adidas have designed in night indigo with the white ‘paintbrush’ stripes on the sleeve.
Juventus are expected to start Gonzalo Higuain, Cristiano Ronaldo and Juan Cuadrado upfront, while Lyon count on Memphis Depay, Moussa Dembele and Houssem Aouar.
Paulo Dybala is unlikely to be fit enough to start tomorrow’s Champions League decider with Lyon, so Juventus look to Gonzalo Higuain and Juan Cuadrado.
Roma’s elimination from the Europa League means that Lazio have officially qualified for the 2020-21 Champions League.
Spanish reports claim Arthur Melo, who has already sealed his transfer to Juventus, is returning to Barcelona in order to terminate his contract.
Memphis Depay is celebrating his return from a torn ACL and the Lyon midfielder hopes to start against Juventus and fellow Dutchman Matthijs de Ligt.
Rudi Garcia maintains Juventus ‘have the advantage’ in terms of match fitness, so despite Lyon winning the first leg, it’s ’50-50’ on Champions League qualification.
Leonardo Bonucci believes Juventus will go up a gear after being able to train for a week and prepare for Lyon in the Champions League. ‘The energy and adrenaline will be fundamental.’
Maurizio Sarri admits Juventus will be ‘forced to play a game that most suits’ Lyon’s counter-attacking approach, but insists the Bianconeri will have 'already decided' his future.
Jorginho had ‘no direct contact’ with Maurizio Sarri about a potential move to Juventus, said the Chelsea man’s agent. ‘Only if the directors can find an agreement, then I can talk about it.’
German referee Felix Zwayer will officiate the Champions League Round of 16 decider between Juventus and Olympique Lyonnais.
Juventus are reportedly close to agreeing new terms with Paulo Dybala, who looks set to extend with the Bianconeri until June 2025.
Olympique Lyonnais coach Rudi Garcia has defended Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri ahead of their clash in the Champions League. ‘They were still the best’.
Udinese midfielder Rodrigo de Paul has been linked with several top clubs in Italy, and the Friuli are reportedly willing to let the Argentine depart for €40m this summer.
Agent Mino Raiola will reportedly meet with Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici regarding the future of full-back Luca Pellegrini, who could be on his way to Napoli.
President Gabriele Gravina said the FIGC is ‘concerned’ ahead of Serie A 2020-21 and doesn’t think fans will be back in stadiums on September 19.
Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has been named the MVP by Serie A, after the League announced their ranking of the best players of 2019-20.
Juventus new boy Dejan Kulusevski admits Parma will ‘always have a place in my heart’ and claims the one season at the Ennio Tardini feels like 10 years.
Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti said former Inter captain Mauro Icardi has ‘goals in his veins’, enjoyed following a tight Serie A 2019-20 and has been happy to see Italy ‘attracting great champions again’.
Juventus did the bare minimum to win their ninth straight Scudetto in a transitional season under Maurizio Sarri, despite a series of setbacks, writes Livio Caferoglu.