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Lyon directors claim they have “a small chance” of getting past Juventus in the Europa League quarter-finals.
Pavel Nedved warned Juventus not to look beyond Lyon in the Europa League. “The road to the Final is long.”
Juventus will face Lyon in the Europa League quarter-finals as they aim to play the Final on home turf.
Diego Della Valle is confident Fiorentina “will lift a trophy, sooner or later,” after Europa League elimination.
The Europa League results mean a change in Serie A fixtures, as Juventus move to two Monday night games.
Rafa Benitez trusts Napoli are “in good shape and can fight for second” in Serie A after their Europa League exit.
Nenad Tomovic insists Fiorentina were “almost perfect” in their Europa League defeat to Juventus.
Kwadwo Asamoah revealed Antonio Conte’s instructions turned the tide for a Juventus victory over Fiorentina.
Fiorentina patron Andrea Della Valle thanked Vincenzo Montella and the players after their Europa League exit.
Porto Coach Luis Castro maintains his team was “superior to Napoli over 180 minutes” in the Europa League.
Juventus go into the Europa League quarter-final draw tomorrow with the likes of Valencia, Benfica, Porto and Lyon.
Rafa Benitez insisted Napoli’s performance was “spectacular” against Porto and he is “very, very satisfied.”
Lorenzo Insigne concedes Napoli “ought to be more determined in front of goal” after a Europa League exit to Porto.
Gonzalo Higuain said Napoli “deserved to go through” to the Europa League quarter-finals against Porto.
Paul Pogba said Andrea Pirlo “has a golden foot” and Juventus took revenge on Fiorentina in the Europa League.
Napoli are out of the Europa League after wasting dozens of chances, as Porto were ruthless to win 3-2 on aggregate.
Borja Valero maintains Fiorentina “can be proud” of what they achieved after a Europa League exit to Juventus.
Andrea Pirlo explained his free kick technique against Fiorentina and pledged to sign a new Juventus deal.
Juventus assistant manager Angelo Alessio said Andrea Pirlo “is the best in the world at free kicks” after eliminating Fiorentina.
Vincenzo Montella complimented Juventus for their Europa League win, but was “proud” of Fiorentina and their fans.
Alberto Aquilani insists Fiorentina leave the Europa League “with heads held high” after the defeat to Juventus.
Leonardo Bonucci said Juventus were able to eliminate Fiorentina thanks to “the awareness we are a great team.”
Andrea Pirlo’s free kick gave Juventus a 1-0 victory away to 10-man Fiorentina and a spot in the Europa League quarter-finals.
Gonzalo Higuain, Lorenzo Insigne and Dries Mertens start as Napoli need to beat Porto to continue in the Europa League.
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta admits there is a “tough atmosphere” at the Stadio Franchi.
Josip Ilicic starts Fiorentina-Juventus in the Europa League tonight and insists “we cannot think about the first leg.”
Mario Gomez, Juan Cuadrado and Josip Ilicic start against Carlos Tevez, Fernando Llorente and Andrea Pirlo in the Europa League.
Fiorentina President Andrea Della Valle says he had lunch today with Juventus and UEFA representatives to 'clarify' a few things.
Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi has returned to Italy to watch his team’s decisive Europa Lague encounter with Juventus.
Former Juventus and Fiorentina Coach Giovanni Trapattoni says one incident or set piece could be enough to decide tonight’s match between the sides.
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