World Cup 14
Jorge Jesus: 'Pressure is on Juve'
Benfica Coach Jorge Jesus is looking forward to the Europa League semi-final. “All the pressure is on Juventus.”
Boniperti: 'Juve, repeat our Double'
Ex-Juventus President Giampiero Boniperti urged the team to follow his example of doing The Double in 1977.
Bonucci 'angry with myself'
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci is “angry with myself” for his error in the Europa League semi-final defeat to Benfica.
Vidal lay-off extended
Injury concerns are growing over Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal, who will miss Sassuolo and possibly Benfica.
Jorge Jesus wanted penalty
Coach Jorge Jesus insisted Benfica should’ve beaten Juventus by more than 2-1 and were denied “a clear penalty.”
Conte: 'An unjust result'
Antonio Conte felt “great regret for this unjust result” and blasted his defence after Juventus lost to Benfica.
Pogba: 'Concentration is key'
Paul Pogba believes Juventus did everything right in the 2-1 defeat to Benfica, except for their “concentration.”
Lichtsteiner: 'Avoidable goals'
Stephan Lichtsteiner admits Benfica’s two goals against Juventus were “avoidable,” but has faith in the Europa League.
Artur: 'Benfica in strong position'
Benfica goalkeeper Artur said his side are “in a strong position for the second leg” after beating Juventus 2-1.
Tevez: 'Juve have a good chance'
Carlos Tevez believes Juventus have “a very good chance” of reaching the Europa League Final despite defeat in Lisbon.
EL: Juve beaten by Benfica
Juventus lost the first leg of the Europa League semi-final 2-1 to Benfica, but Carlos Tevez scored a precious away goal.
Marotta hits back at Jorge Jesus
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta hit back at Benfica Coach Jorge Jesus and commented on Alexis Sanchez rumours.
Juventus choose Mirko Vucinic and Carlos Tevez for their Europa League semi-final with Benfica.
Galderisi on Benfica
Giuseppe Galderisi has given his opinion on tonight’s Europa League semi-final first leg between Benfica and Juventus.
Vucinic-Tevez against Benfica?
Speculation is that Antonio Conte will opt for Mirko Vucinic to partner Carlos Tevez in attack against Benfica tonight.
Miccoli: Benfica in my heart
Fabrizio Miccoli says whoever wins between Benfica and Juventus wins the Europa League, as he explains why he’ll be cheering for the Portuguese.
‘Benfica similar to Juventus’
Jorge Jesus sees similarities in philosophy between Benfica and Europa League semi-final opponents Juventus.
‘Final long way off’
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.
Conte ‘didn’t call Benitez’
Antonio Conte confirms he did not call Napoli counterpart Rafa Benitez for advice on how to beat Juventus' Europa League opponents Benfica.
'Juve tie has double significance'
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete has admitted that Juventus’ Europa League semi-final against Benfica has ‘a double significance’.
Rodrigo: Humility against Juve
Benfica forwards Rodrigo Machado and Rodrigo Lima have reflected on the task facing the Portuguese against Juventus this week.
Vidal a doubt for Benfica
Arturo Vidal’s involvement for Juventus in their Europa League semi-final with Benfica is in doubt after he skipped training on Wednesday.
Cakir ref for Benfica-Juventus
Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir will officiate the first leg of the Europa League semi-final Benfica-Juventus.
Capello sure of Juve
Fabio Capello is convinced that Juventus have what it takes to win the Europa League this season.
Marchisio: Great motivation
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio believes his side have all the motivation they need to win the Europa League.
Vidal, Tevez ready for Benfica?
Juventus duo Arturo Vidal and Carlos Tevez are seen as nearing full fitness, but reports are conflicted over their availability for Benfica.
Marchisio: Motivation is key
Claudio Marchisio has outlined Juventus’ respect for Benfica and asserted that motivation is what can make the difference at this stage of the season.
Jesus: On to Juve
Benfica Coach Jorge Jesus has called on his side to focus on their Europa League semi-final against Juventus.
Conte: 'Giovinco for World Cup!'
Antonio Conte is focused on the Europa League semi-final with Benfica, but proposed Sebastian Giovinco for the World Cup.
Juve ‘badly want Scudetto’
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci says his team badly want to win a third Scudetto in succession.
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