Gonzalo Higuain bagged a brace to give Juventus a 2-0 victory away to Pescara, extending their Serie A lead, but Paulo Dybala went off with an ankle injury.
Giuseppe Marotta assures Juventus have “a great relationship” with Max Allegri with “the premises to move forward”.
Miralem Pjanic insists Pescara “will not be an easy game” for Juventus and wants the same desire as the Barcelona game.
Juventus are going for the Treble this season, which means no rest for Paulo Dybala or Gonzalo Higuain for the trip to Zdenek Zeman’s Pescara.
Gianluigi Buffon and Sami Khedira have not been included in Juventus’ squad for Saturday’s Serie A clash with Pescara.
Pescara Coach Zdenek Zeman insists “I’m not the enemy of Juventus, I’m the enemy of those who cheat”.
Max Allegri warns Pescara could be “a trap” for Juventus, drawing on personal experience with the Delfini.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri confirms Neto will start against Pescara, and some players will be rested.
Simone Pepe reveals he annoyed Antonio Conte at Juventus, praised Max Allegri and said he’d have become a petrol station attendant without football.
Diego Lopez insists “safety is not impossible” for Palermo, but they’ve got to start climbing the table quickly after a 4-0 defeat to Milan.
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.
Empoli Coach Giovanni Martusciello tried to focus on the positive after a 1-1 home draw with Pescara extended their winless run to 10 games.
Zdenek Zeman rues missed chances after Pescara’s 1-1 draw away to Empoli. “I’m glad the team tried its best.”
Gianluca Caprari wiped out an Omar El Kaddouri opener, but a point apiece does little for either Empoli or Pescara.
Vincenzo Montella wants Milan focused on beating Palermo and ignoring rumours over his future. “I hope to continue, but it depends on many situations.”
Zdenek Zeman warns today’s relegation dogfight between Empoli and Pescara is “the most important game of the season.”
Inter have reportedly reached an agreement with Sassuolo for Domenico Berardi ahead of a summer move to San Siro.
Massimiliano Irrati will referee Lazio-Napoli, as the officials are announced for Week 31 of Serie A.
President Daniele Sebastiani trusts Pescara can “keep hoping” in Serie A safety if they beat Empoli this weekend. “It’s a decisive match.”
Pescara midfielder Mamadou Coulibaly reveals how he risked everything to get to Italy - “if the boat had sunk I’d be dead”.