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Roma are without Douglas Maicon, Vasilis Torosidis and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa for their Champions League trip to CSKA Moscow.
Roma’s crunch Champions League tie with CSKA Moscow will be officiated by Felix Brych.
Leonardo Bonucci thanked Antonio Conte for turning his Juventus career around and chose between Champions League and World Cup.
Miralem Pjanic said he’s “never been as happy” as he is at Roma, while the Scudetto “won’t be a two-horse race.”
Gianluigi Buffon admits he regrets Juventus’ failure to make the Europa League final and speaks of his Champions League dream.
Francesco Totti says his dream remains to lift the Champions League trophy with Roma, and believes the Giallorossi can win the Scudetto.
Rudi Garcia insists his only regret about Roma this season is the first half against Napoli. “I don’t even regret Bayern Munich.”
Alessio Tacchinardi believes Juventus can target a Champions League semi-final this season, as long as they escape the group stages.
Roma boss Rudi Garcia admits his club are still “small” on the European stage, but can qualify in the Champions League.
James Pallotta is confident Roma have what it takes to be crowned Serie A champions this season, whilst he defends the defeats to Bayern Munich.
Bayern Munich Coach Pep Guardiola has praised Roma, and reassures the Giallorossi that his side won’t take CSKA Moscow and Manchester City lightly.
Arturo Vidal has reassured Juventus fans that the Bianconeri will eventually go through to the next round in the Champions League.
Bayern Munich defender Mehdi Benatia does not believe there is a crisis at Roma, despite the Giallorossi losing two games in a row.
Philipp Lahm remarked at how Roma showed a more defensive edge to their game against Bayern Munich last night.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan believes Roma can still progress in the Champions League, but admits a 2-0 defeat to Bayern was ‘fair’.
Bayern Munich midfielder Mario Gotze feels that his side’s opening goal changed the game in their 2-0 victory over Roma.
Rudi Garcia is confident Roma “cancelled out the image we gave of ourselves in the other game” with Bayern Munich.
Radja Nainggolan felt Roma “sent a signal to ourselves that last time was just a one-off” against Bayern Munich.
Daniele De Rossi said Roma “admitted Bayern Munich were stronger and took a different approach” in their 2-0 defeat.
Roma lost 2-0 to Bayern Munich in a fairly even match and remain second thanks to CSKA Moscow’s shock win over Manchester City.
Roma transformed their line-up against Bayern Munich, dropping Francesco Totti, Gervinho, Miralem Pjanic and Morgan De Sanctis.
Juventus Coach Max Allegri explained his post-Olympiacos tweet that went viral with an unusual hashtag.
Kwadwo Asamoah will be out of action for two weeks after playing through a knee injury, confirmed Juventus.
Verona forward Luca Toni has warned Roma that Bayern Munich’s Franck Ribery is the best player he’s ever played with.
Francesco Totti says Roma have put their 7-1 thumping at the hands of Bayern Munich behind them.
Roma are still unsure whether defender Vasilis Torosidis will be fit to face Bayern Munich tonight.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri says the fact that the Bianconeri conceded two goals to Olympiacos is not down to a switch to a back four.
Max Allegri didn’t see Arturo Vidal’s penalty and explained his tactical switch as Juventus beat Olympiacos 3-2.
Fernando Llorente acknowledges it was “not easy” for Juventus to fight back and beat Olympiacos 3-2.
Gigi Buffon took responsibility for the Olympiacos equaliser, but said the new Juventus system is “more European.”
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