Buffon: 'I can still have a grand finale'
Gigi Buffon reveals he would’ve retired without PSG, described the “bond of brotherhood” with Juventus teammates, getting to know Cristiano Ronaldo and that Champions League ambition.
Duvan Zapata concerns grow
Atalanta striker Duvan Zapata is returning to Italy after fears he suffered a serious thigh strain while playing for Colombia.
Gomez: 'Atalanta try to surprise City'
Atalanta captain Papu Gomez assures they “will try to surprise” Manchester City and get their first Champions League point.
Koulibaly: Scudetto still Napoli priority
Kalidou Koulibaly insists winning the Scudetto remains Napoli’s priority this season and that “I don’t care” about exit speculation.
Pjanic: 'Juve Champions League dream'
Miralem Pjanic insists Juventus are “where we belong, on top of the Serie A table. I hope to achieve the Champions League dream this season.”
Genk: 'Napoli asked for Berge'
KRC Genk President Peter Croonen confirms “Napoli asked for information on Sander Berge. I think €20-25m is a fair valuation.”
Gasperini: Inter burned me
Gian Piero Gasperini admits “Inter burned me in the worst of ways” and is determined to show Atalanta are not in the Champions League “by chance”.
Inter: Sensi back for Dortmund?
Stefano Sensi will reportedly miss Inter’s first game back against parent club Sassuolo but will be fit to face Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League.
Agnelli issues European warning
Juventus chief Andrea Agnelli warns “we’re simply protecting a system which is no longer there” if his plans for European reform are thrown out.
Gasp: More to come from Atalanta
Gian Piero Gasperini feels there is more to come from Atalanta after they beat Lecce 3-1 and hopes they “reduce the gap” in the Champions League.
Conte: 'Evenly-balanced encounter'
Antonio Conte saw “a very balanced encounter, although we should not be comparing ourselves to Juventus right now. There are no short-cuts” for a young Inter.
Skriniar: 'Inter need to be aggressive'
Milan Skriniar admits Inter “need to be more aggressive in our defending around the penalty area” after defeats to Barcelona and Juventus.
Liverani: 'Atalanta vulnerable'
Fabio Liverani believes Lecce can make the most of Atalanta weakness on the counter-attack. “Anything can happen in 90 minutes.”
Gasperini opens new Atalanta home
Gian Piero Gasperini is relishing the first game of the season at the new Gewiss Stadium, as Atalanta host Lecce, but stands up for Josip Ilicic.
Barella: 'Ready to die for Conte!'
Nicolò Barella claims he is “prepared to die” for Antonio Conte, as “the only difference between Inter and Juventus now is experience.”
Ronaldo v Godin, the endless duel
Inter v Juventus will see Diego Godin face off against Cristiano Ronaldo for the 32nd time at club and international level.
Nainggolan: Wanted to retire at Roma
Radja Nainggolan admits he wanted to retire at Roma, claims the current side lack ‘personality’ and would replay the Liverpool semi-final “10,000 times”.
Marchisio reveals career regrets
Claudio Marchisio admits he regrets not winning the Champions League and Euro 2012 with Juventus and Italy after retiring from football.
Lautaro: Inter had to beat Barca
Lautaro Martinez admitted Inter “had to win” against Barcelona last night and suggested they left too much space to “best player in the world” Lionel Messi.
Insigne brother hits out at Ancelotti
Lorenzo Insigne’s brother has hit out at Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti for lacking ‘balls’ about the forward’s omission against Racing Genk.
'Juve wanted Messi on loan!'
Fabio Capello expects the Derby d’Italia to be won “in midfield” and reveals Juventus tried to sign Lionel Messi “on loan” when he was their Coach.
Mazzu: 'Genk set the template'
Genk Coach Felice Mazzù believes their performance against Napoli “must set the template for what we need to do in future,” but thinks Fabian Ruiz should've seen red.
Mertens: 'Napoli didn't play our football'
Dries Mertens feels Napoli failed to get the victory against KRC Genk and didn’t “play our football. It’s a pity.”
Conte: 'Suffer at undeserved defeat'
Antonio Conte saw “an undeserved defeat” against Barcelona and criticised the referee, but also warned Inter “cannot be happy, as this is not the mentality of a great team.”
Valverde: 'Barcelona changed tempo'
Ernesto Valverde acknowledged “Inter proved they are an excellent team, but Barcelona raised the tempo and that made a big difference.”
Barella: 'We came here to play'
Nicolò Barella confirms Antonio Conte told Inter they “came here to play and wanted to win,” so a 2-1 defeat to Barcelona is “disappointing.”
CL: Inter regrets in Barcelona
Lautaro Martinez opened the scoring at Camp Nou and Inter dominated the first half, but Barcelona fought back to win with a Luis Suarez brace.
Liveblog: Genk-Napoli, Barca-Inter
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from the Champions League, as Napoli visit Belgian title holders KRC Genk and Inter face Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Ancelotti: 'Still a positive result'
Carlo Ancelotti assured Napoli’s 0-0 draw with Genk was “not a slip-up at all and remains a positive result,” while explaining why Lorenzo Insigne was in the stands.
CL: Napoli fire blanks in Genk
Napoli paid the price for wasteful finishing, as they hit the woodwork three times and had Kalidou Koulibaly’s shot cleared off the line in a 0-0 with Genk.
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