Juventus

  • Juventus edge towards Serie A title with Bologna victory 20-04-2014 10:58 AM

    Turin: Juventus moved closer to a third consecutive Serie A title when a long-range Paul Pogba goal beat a dogged Bologna side 1-0, while AS Roma secured second spot and a Champions League place by winning 1-0 at Fiorentina. Antonio Conte's Juve are still eight points clear of Roma after...
  • Juventus on verge of third straight Serie A title 18-04-2014 11:13 AM

    Turin: On the verge of winning a third straight Serie A title, Juventus have two further objectives - winning their first major European trophy in nearly two decades and keeping hold of coach Antonio Conte. Juve host relegation-threatened Bologna on Easter Saturday (1630 GMT) having won all their 16 home...
  • Juventus close in on third straight title with win over Udinese in Serie A 15-04-2014 08:15 AM

    Two goals in 10 first half minutes from Sebastian Giovinco and Fernando Llorente were enough for Juventus to close in on their third straight Serie A title with a 2-0 stroll at Udinese on Monday. The win sent them eight points clear of AS Roma at the top on 87...
  • Second-place Roma beat Atalanta 3-1 in Serie A 13-04-2014 09:02 AM

    Milan: Roma kept up the pressure on Serie A leader Juventus with a comfortable 3-1 win against Atalanta on Saturday which saw the capital side equal the club record number of victories in a season. Rodrigo Taddei, Adem Ljajic and Gervinho scored to help Roma to their 24th league win...
  • Europa League: Juventus to face Benfica , Sevilla to play Valencia 11-04-2014 05:06 PM

    Nyon, Switzerland: Juventus will face Benfica in the Europa League semi-finals with a chance to play for the title in their home stadium. Also, Sevilla will face Valencia in an all-Spanish pairing. Three-time champion Juventus will travel to Portugal for the first match. Sevilla host Valencia first. The first legs...
  • Valencia seal historic win to reach Europa League semi-finals 11-04-2014 08:22 AM

    Valencia fought back from a three-goal first-leg deficit on Thursday to beat Basel 5-0 and qualify for the Europa League semi-final, while competition favorite Juventus advanced after a tense 2-1 win at home to Lyon. Pablo Alcacer scored a hat trick in Valencia, with the third coming in extra time...
  • Juventus, Basel, Porto, Benfica eye Europa semis 10-04-2014 09:49 AM

    Madrid: The Iberian peninsula's grip on the Europa League will loosen if Juventus and Basel can make good on first-leg victories and reach the semi-finals of Europe's second-tier tournament. Juventus' 1-0 first-leg win at Lyon provides the cushion of an away goal for the Serie A champions at their home...
  • Roma move five points behind Juventus with 3-1 win 06-04-2014 11:05 PM

    Milan: Roma moved within five points of Serie A leader Juventus as Mattia Destro scored his first-ever hat trick in a 3-1 win at Cagliari on Sunday. Destro reinforced his case for a place in Italy's World Cup squad as well as bolstering Roma's title hopes ahead of Juventus' home...
  • Serie A: In-form Roma retain hope of Juventus slip-up 04-04-2014 10:02 AM

    After lying dormant for weeks the Serie A title race was brought flickering back to life after Roma's impressive 4-2 win over high-flying Parma on Wednesday saw them cut Juventus' lead to eight points with seven games remaining. Rudi Garcia's side travel to struggling Cagliari on Sunday on the back...
  • Juventus, Basel grab wins in Europa League 04-04-2014 08:37 AM

    London: Juventus scored late to beat Lyon 1-0 and take a big stride towards the Europa League semi-finals while Benfica and FC Basel also won to move within sight of a second straight appearance in the last four on Thursday. Leonardo Bonucci poked home Juventus' 85th-minute winner in their quarter-final...
  • Inspired Napoli hand Juventus a rare loss in Serie A 31-03-2014 08:52 AM

    Turin: Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon's heroics were not enough for Juventus as the Serie A leaders lost 2-0 at an inspired Napoli on Sunday, only their second league defeat of the season. Jose Callejon and substitute Dries Mertens, who had only been on the pitch for two minutes, handed Juventus their...
  • Juventus face Napoli, Roma visit relegation-threatened Sassuolo in Serie A 28-03-2014 10:06 AM

    Milan: League leader Juventus travel to third-place Napoli this weekend looking to maintain their charge to a third successive title. Second-place Roma visit relegation-threatened Sassuolo earlier on Sunday and will be hoping to put some pressure on the Bianconeri and cut the gap to 11 points. Here are five things...
  • Record-breaking Juventus scrape past Parma 27-03-2014 08:28 AM

    Turin: Two goals in seven minutes from Carlos Tevez kept Juventus on course for a third successive Serie A title with a 2-1 win over Parma which ended the away side's 17-match unbeaten run and set a record of 15 successive home wins in a season. Argentine Tevez struck in...
  • Juventus beat 10-man Catania 1-0 in Serie A 24-03-2014 09:03 AM

    Milan: Juventus maintained their charge to a third successive Serie A title as they won 1-0 at 10-man Catania in a fiery match in Serie A on Sunday. Carlos Tevez scored the only goal of the game to take him level with Torino striker Ciro Immobile at the top of...
  • Juventus flying the flag for beleaguered Serie A 22-03-2014 08:58 AM

    Turin: Juventus face a Europa League quarter-final with Olympique Lyon knowing it is down to them to restore pride in Serie A, which has lost its shine after its top clubs were once again left licking their wounds in Europe. The Serie A champions are the last Italian team standing...
  • Juventus, Benfica, AZ into Europa League quarters 21-03-2014 08:37 AM

    Andrea Pirlo scored on a free kick in the 71st minute, giving Juventus a 1-0 victory at Italian rival Fiorentina on Thursday night and a berth in the Europa League quarter-finals with a 2-1 aggregate win. Pirlo scored after Gonzalo Rodrguez pulled down Fernando Llorente at the edge of the...
  • Juventus draw with Fiorentina, Napoli lose in Europa League 14-03-2014 09:07 AM

    Beijing: Juventus drew 1-1 with Fiorentina in an Italian affair in the home leg of Europa League eighth-final, while Napolis suffered a 1-0 defeat in its visit to Porto. Although the leading striker Carlos Tevez was forced out of competition due to injury, Arturo Vidal opened the scoring just 3...
  • Juventus beat Fiorentina 1-0 for 14-point lead 09-03-2014 07:16 PM

    Milan: Juventus remained firmly on course for a third straight Serie A title after beating Fiorentina 1-0 on Sunday to provisionally extend their lead at the top of the standings to 14 points. Second-placed Roma has played two games less and travels later to Napoli, who trail their opponent by...
  • Juve coach Conte slams 'impolite' Prandelli over call-up 04-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Juventus coach Antonio Conte has complained about impolite behaviour by his Italy counterpart Cesare Prandelli after defender Giorgio Chiellini was called up for Wednesday's friendly against Spain. Chiellini, one of seven Juventus players in the squad, has not played for three weeks because of a calf muscle injury and the...
  • Juventus show dominance with 2-0 win at AC Milan 03-03-2014 08:41 AM

    Rome: Fernando Llorente and Carlos Tevez scored either side of half-time as Juventus asserted their dominance in Serie A with a 2-0 win at AC Milan on Sunday. Striding toward their third consecutive title, the victory moved Juventus 11 points ahead of second-place Roma. "Only a tank could stop Juventus,"...
  • Juventus fined over air crash banner, Roma for crowd trouble 25-02-2014 11:45 PM

    Juventus have been fined after fans displayed a banner referring to the Torino air crash and AS Roma have been penalised for crowd trouble before and after Saturday's Serie A game at Bologna. In addition, Italy's sporting tribunal has banned Fiorentina midfielder Borja Valero for four matches after he was...
  • Juventus coach wary of Roma 24-02-2014 12:43 PM

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte has admitted he was wary of AS Roma, whose good form has put pressure on the Turin side in the race for the Italian Serie A title. Roma, who are nine points adrift of Juventus with one game in hand, are a team more...
  • Serie A: Juventus edge Torino in Turin Derby 24-02-2014 08:31 AM

    Milan: Carlos Tevez struck again to help Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in the Turin derby on Sunday as Antonio Conte's side maintained its charge to a third straight Serie A title. Tevez scored on the half hour mark, although Torino will feel aggrieved not to have been awarded a late...
  • Roma beat Bologna 1-0 to close gap on Juventus 23-02-2014 08:26 AM

    Italy: Roma ground out a 1-0 win at relegation-threatened Bologna to cut the gap to Serie A leader Juventus to six points as Radja Nainggolan scored his first goal for the capital club on Saturday. Nainggolan scored his first Italian league goal at Bologna, in October 2010, and he also...
  • Serie A gear up for Turin Derby this weekend 21-02-2014 11:01 AM

    Milan: Juventus host Torino in a derby match on Sunday with the league leader looking to extend their impressive home form. Torino is also in good form but has not triumphed in the derby since 1995. Elsewhere, AC Milan will be hoping to recover from Champions League disappointment at Sampdoria....
  • Osvaldo, Pogba score as Juve beat Trabzonspor in Europa League 21-02-2014 08:56 AM

    Paris: Juventus looked good while Ajax looked woeful in the Europa League on Thursday on a night when other former champions Porto, Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla also stumbled. Juventus enjoyed a 2-0 home win against Trabzonspor, but four-time European champion Ajax fell to a stunning 3-0 home loss to SV...
  • Juventus beat Chievo 3-1 in Serie A 16-02-2014 10:56 PM

    Juventus eased to a 3-1 win over relegation-threatened Chievo Verona in Serie A as their remarkable home record continued on Sunday. Juventus, who have now won all 12 of their home league matches this season, extended their lead at the top of the table to 12 points ahead of Roma,...
  • Serie A: Verona come back to draw 2-2 against Juventus 09-02-2014 11:31 PM

    Hellas Verona scored a late equalizer as they came from two goals down to draw 2-2 at home to Serie A leader Juventus on Sunday. The two-time defending champion remained nine points ahead of Roma, who drew 0-0 at bitter rival Lazio in the capital derby. Roma have a match...
  • Juventus beat bitter rival Inter Milan 3-1 03-02-2014 09:18 AM

    Milan: Juventus eased to a comfortable 3-1 win over bitter rival Inter Milan in the Italian league on Sunday to extend their lead at the top of the table to nine points. Stephan Lichtsteiner, Giorgio Chiellini and Arturo Vidal scored for Juventus before Rolando grabbed a consolation for Inter in...
  • Inter Milan ready to face Juventus, says Walter Mazzarri 02-02-2014 10:51 AM

    Milan: Inter head coach Walter Mazzarri said that his side are prepared to face Juventus at the upcoming Derby d'Italia, Xinhua reported. Inter had been working in very way to brace for the crucial game which is to kick Sunday, said Mazzarri Saturday. "Juventus can vary their approach from game...