EUROPA LEAGUE

Speculation is that Antonio Conte will opt for Mirko Vucinic to partner Carlos Tevez in attack against Benfica tonight.
Fabrizio Miccoli says whoever wins between Benfica and Juventus wins the Europa League, as he explains why he’ll be cheering for the Portuguese.
Jorge Jesus sees similarities in philosophy between Benfica and Europa League semi-final opponents Juventus.
Juventus goalkeeper Gigi Buffon says the prospect of the Old Lady playing at home in the Europa League final is still a long way away.
Antonio Conte confirms he did not call Napoli counterpart Rafa Benitez for advice on how to beat Juventus' Europa League opponents Benfica.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete has admitted that Juventus’ Europa League semi-final against Benfica has ‘a double significance’.
Benfica forwards Rodrigo Machado and Rodrigo Lima have reflected on the task facing the Portuguese against Juventus this week.
Arturo Vidal’s involvement for Juventus in their Europa League semi-final with Benfica is in doubt after he skipped training on Wednesday.
Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir will officiate the first leg of the Europa League semi-final Benfica-Juventus.
Fabio Capello is convinced that Juventus have what it takes to win the Europa League this season.
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio believes his side have all the motivation they need to win the Europa League.
Juventus duo Arturo Vidal and Carlos Tevez are seen as nearing full fitness, but reports are conflicted over their availability for Benfica.
Claudio Marchisio has outlined Juventus’ respect for Benfica and asserted that motivation is what can make the difference at this stage of the season.
Benfica Coach Jorge Jesus has called on his side to focus on their Europa League semi-final against Juventus.
Antonio Conte is focused on the Europa League semi-final with Benfica, but proposed Sebastian Giovinco for the World Cup.
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci says his team badly want to win a third Scudetto in succession.
Edy Reja has conceded that Lazio’s next few games are ‘crucial’ if they want to make the Europa League next term.
Clarence Seedorf insists that Milan are ‘pushing for a Europa League place’ this season.
Antonio Conte has reiterated that ‘nothing is easy’ for Juventus ahead of facing Bologna, as he updates on Carlos Tevez, Arturo Vidal and Andrea Barzagli.
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci says he has a good feeling about his side’s Europa League tie with Benfica.
Milan stalwart Daniele Massaro believes the Rossoneri’s season could have been different had they had Stephan El Shaarawy available.
Clarence Seedorf may have taken Milan to four consecutive wins, but the club still reportedly hold the expectation of finishing in fifth place.
Antonio Conte believes the Scudetto race is still open, but rejected Rafa Benitez’s offer to help Juventus.
Andrea Ranocchia has reiterated Inter’s desire to qualify for the Europa League next season.
Ciro Ferrara firmly believes Juventus can do The Double by winning Serie A and the Europa League.
Claudio Marchisio insists Juventus “have plenty of energy left” as they go for the Scudetto-Europa League Double.
Andrea Pirlo outlined his free kick tactics, Juventus preparing for Benfica, Italy’s World Cup and his retirement plans.
Former Juventus player Giuseppe Galderisi has promised to try to tire out Benfica before their Europa League match with the Old Lady.
Pavel Nedved admits that ‘Benfica will be difficult’, whilst Nuno Gomes believes it ‘isn’t important who Benfica face’.
Juventus will play against Benfica in the semi-finals of the Europa League, whilst Sevilla will face Valencia.
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