Alberico Evani has named the line-up for his first friendly in charge of the Italy Under-21 international side against Norway.
The Lega Serie A has officially confirmed the suspensions for Week 30, with Torino’s M’Baye Niang among those banned.
From Mauro Icardi making history to Napoli keeping the Scudetto race alive, here are the five things we learned from Week 29's Serie A action.
Napoli midfielder Jorginho said they’ll “face every game as it they were finals” after Juventus were held to a draw by SPAL.
Max Allegri admits Juventus didn’t match SPAL’s determination and “it’s only human to miss a beat and lack energy once in a while.”
Leonardo Semplici said SPAL “deserve credit” for stopping Juventus and believes they have finally settled into their Serie A surroundings.
SPAL striker Mirco Antenucci thanked the fans at the Stadio Mazza and admits their draw with Juventus was “something to be proud of.”
Leaders Juventus saw their run of 12 consecutive Serie A victories grind to a halt, as SPAL more than earned their stalemate.
SPAL Coach Leonardo Semplici said his team “are in good form and will try to be up to the task tonight” against leaders Juventus.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from Udinese-Sassuolo and leaders Juventus travelling to battlers SPAL.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta assured they have “absolutely no fear” of Real Madrid, but are trying to focus on SPAL and await Emre Can.
Giorgio Chiellini continued to ignore Napoli and rely on the Juventus “mentality” against SPAL, but is concerned by the atmosphere.
Juventus visit relegation scrappers SPAL in a bid to go seven points clear at the top and field practically a first-choice XI.
SPAL striker Mirco Antenucci reveals then-President Massimo Cellino forced Leeds United to stop playing him, as he was scoring too many goals.
Napoli are reportedly putting the squad in a training retreat to prepare for Sunday’s meeting with Genoa.
Leonardo Semplici insists SPAL won’t “change our identity” just because they are hosting Juventus this evening. “I want us to keep possession.”
Max Allegri has warned Juventus that they ‘can’t not beat’ SPAL on Saturday but expects the game ‘to be much harder than people think.’
Juventus will be without Medhi Benatia, Sami Khedira, Juan Cuadrado and Federico Bernardeschi for Saturday’s Serie A match against SPAL.
Benedikt Howedes is likely to miss Juventus’ trip to Spal, as the defender has picked up another injury.
The referees have been announced for Week 29 of Serie A, with Paolo Tagliavento assigned to Sampdoria-Inter.