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  • Serie A: Juventus beat Chievo 2-0 to move eight points clear 13 hours 8 minutes ago

    Milan: Paul Pogba showed why the top European teams are interested in him as he orchestrated a 2-0 win for Juventus against Chievo Verona, sending the defending champion provisionally eight points clear at the top of the Serie A table on Sunday. Pogba scored a stunning opener on the hour mark...
  • Serie A turning into a repeat of last season Yesterday

    Milan: Juventus are steaming clear of the rest of the field, AS Roma are struggling to keep up, the two Milan clubs lurch from one crisis to another and Napoli are exasperatingly inconsistent. The current Serie A season, which enters the second half at the weekend, is turning into a carbon...
  • France's Euro 2000 hero David Trezeguet retires: report 5 days ago

    Buenos Aires: France's 1998 World Cup and Euro 2000 winning striker David Trezeguet, who enjoyed a decade leading the Juventus attack, has retired, Argentine daily Clarin reported. The 37-year-old's agent had confirmed the news of his retirement on Tuesday according to Clarin and he was now set to rejoin Italian champions...
  • Tevez fires Juventus five points clear, Napoli go third 1 week ago

    Juventus reached the halfway point of the Serie A season with a commanding five-point lead over Roma after thrashing Verona for the second time in four days on Sunday. Paul Pogba and Serie A leading scorer Carlos Tevez both scored in the opening seven minutes as Juve extended their lead at...
  • Napoli, Juventus in slanging match over referee January 12, 2015

    Serie A was bogged down in another refereeing controversy on Monday as Napoli and Juventus became involved in a slanging match over their match on Sunday. Juventus, 3-1 winners, reacted angrily after Napoli president Aurelio Di Laurentiis said a hairline decision which allowed Juve's second goal to stand was "either bad...
  • Serie A: Juventus beat Napoli 3-1 to move three points clear January 12, 2015

    Milan: Serie A leader Juventus won 3-1 at Napoli to move three points clear of Roma, who fought back from two goals down to draw 2-2 against Lazio in the capital derby earlier on Sunday. Miguel Britos leveled for Napoli, canceling out a stunning Paul Pogba volley, but Juventus restored their...
  • Serie A: Roma look to leapfrog Juventus as they face Lazio January 10, 2015

    Milan: After months of listening to AS Roma bickering about the refereeing in the controversial match against them in September, Juventus have turned the tables following Tuesday's so-called phantom goal for their rivals. Second-placed Roma closed the gap on Serie A leaders Juventus to one point when they won 1-0 at...
  • Inter Milan hold Juve, miserable debut for Zola January 7, 2015

    Milan: Serie A leaders Juventus were held to a 1-1 draw by Inter Milan who hit back through a clinical Mauro Icardi strike after conceding an early Carlos Tevez goal on Tuesday. Second-placed AS Roma cut the gap to one point with a 1-0 win at Udinese, although the hosts claimed...
  • Serie A: Juventus gear up for Inter Milan after holiday break January 6, 2015

    Juventus aim to bounce back from a loss to Napoli in the Italian Super Cup when they host Inter Milan on Tuesday as Serie A resumes with a full slate of matches after a holiday break. Juventus hold a three-point lead over Roma and have lost only once in the Italian...
  • Juventus coach confirms Wesley Sneijder interest January 5, 2015

    Milan: Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed that the Serie A leaders are interesting in signing Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder from Galatasaray. "It's not easy to reinforce Juve, but we have some very clear ideas and it's no secret that we are looking for an attacking midfielder and a defender," Allegri...
  • Carlos Tevez does not intend to extend Juventus contract January 1, 2015

    Buenos Aires: Argentina striker Carlos Tevez, quizzed over the chances of him returning to Boca Juniors, has no plans to sign a contract extension with Juventus. The Italian champions reportedly want to offer Tevez, whose contract runs until June 2016, a deal to stay in Turin to 2018. 'I said I wanted...
  • Napoli beat Juventus on penalties to win Super Cup December 23, 2014

    Doha, Qatar: Napoli beat Juventus 6-5 on penalties to win the Italian Super Cup on Monday and deny Massimiliano Allegri a first trophy in charge of the Bianconeri. Rafael saved Simone Padoin's final penalty after Kalidou Koulibaly had converted to win the match for Napoli despite Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon saving...
  • Massimiliano Allegri eyes first title in charge of Juventus December 21, 2014

    Doha: vMassimiliano Allegri has a shot at his first title with Juventus when it faces Napoli in Monday's rearranged Italian Supercup. Allegri, who was fired from AC Milan in January, replaced Antonio Conte in the summer and has enjoyed a positive start at Juventus, which heads into the winter break three...
  • Serie A: Juventus beat Cagliari to end year top of Serie A December 19, 2014

    Milan: Juventus eased to a 3-1 win at relegation-threatened Cagliari on Thursday to ensure they ended the year at the top of the Serie A standings. Early goals from Carlos Tevez and Arturo Vidal gave Juventus a comfortable lead in the opening 15 minutes, and Fernando Llorente sealed the match...
  • Andrea Pirlo voted Serie A player of the year December 16, 2014

    Milan: Juventus and Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo has been voted best player of the 2013-14 season in Serie A. Pirlo was selected by his fellow players as well as coaches and journalists, and the results were revealed at a ceremony in Milan Monday night. The 35-year-old Pirlo was one of seven Juventus...
  • Juventus' lead over Roma in Serie A cut to one point December 15, 2014

    Rome: Patrice Evra scored his first goal in Serie A but Juventus were held 1-1 at home by Champions League hopeful Sampdoria on Sunday, and had their lead cut to one point. Radja Nainggolan scored as second-place Roma won 1-0 at 10-man Genoa to bounce back from their Champions League elimination...
  • Juventus held 0-0 at Fiorentina in Serie A December 6, 2014

    Juventus' march to a fourth successive title was halted on Friday as they were held to a goalless draw at fierce rival Fiorentina in Serie A. Massimiliano Allegri's side moved four points clear but second-place Roma can cut the advantage to a solitary point if they beat Sassuolo on Saturday. Juventus appeared...
  • Juventus snatch 2-1 win over Torino, Roma beat Inter Milan in Italy December 1, 2014

    Milan: Andrea Pirlo scored deep into stoppage time as 10-man Juventus snatched a 2-1 win over Torino in a derby match on Sunday, while Roma kept pace with the league leaders with a 4-2 win over Inter Milan. "I followed the move, (Arturo) Vidal did well to see me, and I...
  • Juventus host Torino in Serie A derby match November 28, 2014

    Milan: Juventus are just one game away from a perfect November, and they have every reason to be confident going into Sunday's Turin derby against Torino. Not only the three-time reigning Serie A champion sitting atop the table, they also took a giant step toward qualifying for the Champions League knockout...
  • Paul Pogba scores twice as Juventus beat Lazio 3-0 in Serie A November 23, 2014

    Rome: In a show of rapidly developing talent and established strength, Paul Pogba and Carlos Tevez led Juventus to a 3-0 win at Lazio on Saturday to maintain the Turin power's three-point lead atop Serie A. Pogba, the France international being hailed as one of the world's next great midfielders, scored...
  • Gianluigi Buffon and Giorgio Chiellini sign new deals at Juventus November 20, 2014

    Juventus veterans Gianluigi Buffon and Giorgio Chiellini have extended their contracts with the Serie A club, taking them to 2017 and 2018, respectively. Buffon, who is captain of Italy as well as Juventus, will be 39 when his new deal expires and will have spent 16 years between the posts at...
  • Leader Juventus crush Parma 7-0 in Serie A November 9, 2014

    Milan: Carlos Tevez scored a stunning goal to help Juventus crush Parma 7-0 and move provisionally six points clear at the top of the Serie A table on Sunday. Tevez ran most of the length of the field and beat four men to score Juventus' fourth before doubling his tally minutes...
  • Serie A: Pogba adds a new entry to Juventus's French connection November 8, 2014

    Rome: Juventus and Roma are the two clear title favorites after 10 rounds of Serie A. Figuring out which club will finish third and claim the last Champions League spot is a little more difficult. After AC Milan's visit to Sampdoria on Saturday, the situation could become a bit clearer. Sampdoria are...
  • Pirlo key for Juventus as they look to progress in Champions League November 3, 2014

    Andrea Pirlo is finally getting into his elegant stride for Juventus, just in time for the match which is likely to determine whether or not they progress to the knockout stages of the Champions League. After successive 1-0 defeats away to Atletico Madrid and Olympiakos in Group A, Serie A leaders...
  • Serie A: Juventus beat Empoli 2-0 to move three points clear November 2, 2014

    Defending champion Juventus took advantage of Roma's loss at Napoli to move three points clear at the top of Serie A with a 2-0 win at Empoli on Saturday. Andrea Pirlo broke the deadlock with a trademark free kick on the hour mark and Alvaro Morata sealed the result on the...
  • Serie A: Juventus lose 1-0 at Genoa, Roma beat Cesena 2-0 October 30, 2014

    Milan: A stoppage-time goal saw Juventus fall to their first league defeat since March as they lost 1-0 at Genoa on Wednesday, allowing Roma to move level at the top of Serie A with a 2-0 win over Cesena. Luca Antonini netted the winner for Genoa, four minutes into added time....
  • Serie A: AS Roma seek to reverse poor run against Cesena October 29, 2014

    Rome: Juventus has restored a three-point lead atop Serie A. Second-place Roma is struggling to bounce back from its humiliating 7-1 defeat to Bayern Munich. And AC Milan is starting to look like a legitimate contender for third place and the final Champions League berth. That's the situation in the Italian...
  • Carlos Tevez back for Argentina after three-year absence October 28, 2014

    Buenos Aires: Juventus striker Carlos Tevez was on Monday called up by Argentina after a three year international hiatus. The 30-year-old was named in manager Gerardo Martino's squad for upcoming friendlies against Croatia and Portugal after being frozen out during Alejandro Sabella's time as coach between 2011 and 2014. The last time...
  • Juventus fullback Patrice Evra out for a month with thigh injury October 27, 2014

    Turin: Juventus and France fullback Patrice Evra is out for a month with a left thigh injury. Juventus announced the injury details Monday following medical exams. Evra was hurt in training recently. The 33-year-old Evra transferred to Juventus in July following nine seasons with Manchester United. He has appeared in four of eight Serie...
  • Juventus beat Palermo 2-0 to extend Serie A lead October 27, 2014

    Juventus beat Palermo 2-0 on Sunday to move three points clear at the top of Serie A and bring a disappointing week to a close. Gonzalo Higuain scored a hat-trick as Napoli came from behind to defeat Hellas Verona 6-2, while Inter Milan won 1-0 at 10-man Cesena to alleviate some...