Serie A

Juve rekindle interest in Isco


Juventus have once again been linked with Isco of Real Madrid, but a summer move seems to be the more likely option. The 24-year-old is said to be unhappy with the amount of playing time in the Spanish capital, but Juve are not the only club with their eyes on the player, with Corriere dello Sport reporting that Manchester United ...

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Massimo Allegri: “Higuain will play against Dinamo Zagreb”


Massimiliano Allegri confirms “Gonzalo Higuain will play tomorrow” and warns Juventus “can’t win every game 3-0”. The Bianconeri face Dinamo Zagreb tomorrow, having drawn their first Champions League match of the season with Sevilla. “Higuain will play tomorrow,” Allegri revealed in his pre-match Press conference.

“It’s normal that Higuain has different characteristics to [Mario] Mandzukic and we must learn how to ...

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Kwadwo Asamoah surgery successful

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Kwadwo Asamoah’s surgery was successful, so the Juventus midfielder will miss the next 45 days. The Ghanaian was injured in the win over Palermo on Saturday evening, and it was announced that he would require knee surgery. “Kwadwo Asamoah today underwent successful meniscectomy surgery on his right knee,” the Bianconeri confirmed on their official website. “The operation was conducted by ...

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GFA bitter over fresh Kwadwo Asamoah injury


Vice President of the Ghana Football Association George Afriyie has described the recent injury suffered by Juventus and Black Stars midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah as unfortunate. He injured the medial meniscus ligament in his right knee after coming off the bench in the 68th minute in the Serie A match against Palermo. Asamoah who has been absent from National team duty ...

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Gonzalo Higuain nets Juventus winner against Fiorentina


After becoming the most expensive transfer in Italian football history, Gonzalo Higuain quickly showed his value by coming off the bench to score the winner in Juventus’ 2-1 victory over Fiorentina on the opening day of Serie A. Higuain, who signed from Napoli in a €90m deal, scored from a tight angle after a shot from Sami Khedira was deflected ...

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Juventus expect to sign Chelsea’s Cuadrado in ‘next few days’


Juventus are confident of completing a deal to sign Juan Cuadrado from Chelsea “in the next few days”. The Serie A champions have submitted an offer to the London club and are optimistic they will persuade Chelsea to sell. Cuadrado, 28, spent last season on loan at Juve having failed to make an impact at Chelsea since his £26m move from ...

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Inter Milan beaten by Chievo, Napoli battle back for point


Inter Milan suffered a surprise 2-0 defeat to Chievo on the opening weekend of the new Serie A season. A second-half double by Chievo’s Valter Birsa made it a night to forget for Inter’s new boss Frank de Boer, installed by the club’s Chinese owners after they fell out with De Boer’s predecessor Roberto Mancini. Overall, it was a positive ...

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Bacca nets hat-trick as Milan edge Torino in thriller


Striker Carlos Bacca scored a hat-trick as AC Milan opened their Serie A season with a dramatic win over Torino. The 29-year-old, who was linked with a move to West Ham in the summer, gave the hosts the lead before the break only for Andrea Belotti to equalise. Bacca scored with a low strike and completed his treble with a ...

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Juventus prepare Bonucci renewal


Juventus are reportedly preparing a renewal for Leonardo Bonucci, after he rejected Manchester City. The English club were keen to bring the 29-year-old to the Premier League, as manager Pep Guardiola is a long-term admirer of his ball-playing style. However, it emerged over the weekend that the centre-back had rejected the Citizens, who have spent close to €60m on Everton’s ...

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