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Juventus start Carlos Tevez, Fernando Llorente and Patrice Evra in tonight’s Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid, but Claudio Marchisio is taken ill.
Daniele De Rossi said Roma “need to fight again for this dream, but it’s still in our hands” against Manchester City.
Leandro Castan confirmed he will be in the stands for Roma-Manchester City a week after brain surgery.
The President of Atletico Madrid insists the Spanish champions will not settle for a draw in tonight’s match with Juventus.
Patrice Evra could be given a starting spot for Juventus’ crucial match with Atletico Madrid tonight.
Gabriele Marchegiani, son of Luca is named in Rudi Garcia’s Roma squad to take on Manchester City tomorrow night.
Rudi Garcia says Daniele De Rossi will be ready to play for Roma against Manchester City tomorrow, despite off-field worries.
Roma forward Gervinho believes his compatriot Yaya Toure will be a big miss for Manchester City when the two sides meet tomorrow night.
Rudi Garcia says Champions League qualification is in his Roma side’s hands as they prepare to face Manchester City.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia admits his side’s clash with Manchester City tomorrow is ‘a cup final’.
Manchester City right-back Pablo Zabaleta says ‘confidence is high’ ahead of the ‘crucial’ Champions League clash with Roma.
Pietro Lo Monaco eulogises Diego Simeone and compares him to Jose Mourinho, whilst also backing Juventus in the Champions League.
Gianluca Vialli has praised Juventus’ ‘change of mentality’ and says they cannot consider second place in the Champions League group stage.
Alvaro Morata sees tonight’s match with Atletico Madrid as ‘special’, and the opportunity for Juventus to ‘send a message’ to Europe.
Fernando Llorente describes tonight's rivals Atletico Madrid as ‘complicated’, but affirms Juventus are playing to win.
Massimiliano Allegri says Juventus’ crunch Champions League tie with Atletico Madrid is a ‘special’ occasion.
Max Allegri has named the 20 players which will form the Juventus squad for tomorrow’s crucial game with Atletico Madrid.
Diego Simeone has spoken about Atletico Madrid’s match with Juventus tomorrow night, calling it ‘a game unlike any other’.
The Bianconeri lost 1-0 to Diego Simeone’s side earlier this season, but Koke professes an admiration for the Old Lady’s midfield strength.
Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri believes his side can beat Roma on Wednesday, insisting the English champions are stronger.
Alessandro Florenzi looks ahead to Roma’s Champions League clash with Manchester City on Wednesday, and believes his side can win.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri insists his side are not inferior to tomorrow’s opponents Atletico Madrid.
Juventus Coach Max Allegri has explained the importance of Champions League progression, and reflects on the point in Florence.
Coach Massimiliano Allegri says that it's ‘the norm for Juventus to be among Europe’s Last 16, and that the Europa League isn’t under consideration.
Atletico Madrid’s form requires Juventus’ full focus, admits Claudio Marchisio, who also plays down previous recent European disappointments.
Claudio Marchisio says Juventus are aware of Atletico Madrid’s strengths, in preview of what he labels as the Bianconeri’s ‘game of the year’.
Juventus may return to the 4-3-1-2 for their Champions League game against Atletico Madrid, with the return of Carlos Tevez.
Arrigo Sacchi believes that Roma and Juventus both have a chance to qualify for the Champions League Last 16, whilst he backs Juve for the Scudetto.
Gervinho warned “all the pressure” is on Manchester City and not Roma, while they’ll sorely miss Yaya Toure and Sergio Aguero.
Scottish referee William Collum will be in charge for the Champions League decider Juventus-Atletico Madrid.
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