JUVENTUS NEWS

Antonio Conte defended his Champions League record on the Juventus bench and passed the baton to Max Allegri.
Antonio Conte said Mario Balotelli “has to deserve and earn” an Italy call-up, he’s impressed by Graziano Pellè and Andrea Pirlo.
Arturo Vidal praised Coach Max Allegri and sets the bar high for Juventus in the Champions League.
World Cup winning Coach Marcello Lippi has retired to become technical director at Guangzhou Evergrande.
Juventus-Olympiacos will be officiated by Martin Atkinson in the Champions League.
Fabian Schär said he’s ready to leave Basel and “couldn’t say no to top clubs like Inter, Milan and Juventus.”
Alvaro Morata is fired up after his goal against Empoli and urged Juventus to bring on Olympiacos.
Maurizio Sarri feels Empoli should build on their performance against Juventus. “We won’t always be facing Gigi Buffon.”
Andrea Pirlo said he is getting back in shape and Juventus-Olympiacos will be “like a Final.”
Max Allegri said the Juventus victory at Empoli and Roma’s defeat to Napoli proves critics were too quick to judge.
Andrea Pirlo and Alvaro Morata gave Juventus victory in Empoli and a three-point lead at the top of the table, but also two new injuries.
Juventus can go three points clear of Roma against struggling Empoli, so start Alvaro Morata and Sebastian Giovinco.
Zdenek Zeman was typically forthright, calling Roma “boring,” saying he “hates Tiki-Taka” and why he chose Cagliari.
Links are increasingly strong between Juventus and Cruzeiro winger Everton Ribeiro.
Maurizio Sarri has asserted that Empoli will face Juventus with ‘great courage’ on Saturday evening and play on the ‘slight chance of a result’.
Roma and Juventus look to have lost out on Adrien Rabiot, as Paris Saint-Germain have announced they have tied him to a new contract.
Juventus have named a 21-man squad for the Week 10 trip to Empoli, but lose Luca Marrone to a thigh injury.
Rudi Garcia has warned that everyone will drop points between now and the end of the season, as his Roma eye a first Scudetto since 2001.
Massimiliano Allegri has appeared to confirm that Carlos Tevez will be rested when Juventus take on Empoli on Saturday.
Massimiliano Allegri has hit back at criticism that his Juventus side is less hungry than under Antonio Conte.