Juventus

  • Carlos Tevez's father kidnapped, released after ransom paid Yesterday

    The father of Juventus striker Carlos Tevez was kidnapped in Buenos Aires on Tuesday before being released following the payment of a ransom, according to local media. Reports said the footballer had initially looked to fly from Turin, where he is in pre-season training, to Argentina on hearing the news...
  • Juventus to visit Chievo in Serie A opening round 2 days ago

    Milan: Serie A champion Juventus will kick off their bid for a fourth straight title at Chievo Verona, while last season's runner-up Roma hosts Fiorentina on the opening day. The 2014-15 fixtures were announced on Monday and see new Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri return to San Siro to face former...
  • Juventus sign Argentine winger Roberto Pereyra 5 days ago

    Juventus have signed Argentine winger Roberto Pereyra from Udinese in a 15.5 million-euro ($20.8 million) deal, the Italian Serie A champions said on Friday. "Juventus Football Club can today announce that Roberto Maximiliano Pereyra has completed a move to the club after terms were agreed with Udinese on a one-season loan...
  • I'm not heading to PSG, says ex-Juventus boss Antonio Conte 1 week ago

    Rome: Former Juventus manager Antonio Conte has dismissed reports that he is set to replace Laurent Blanc as coach of Paris Saint-Germain, saying on Wednesday that the stories are "devoid of any truth". "I learned in a newspaper, while I was on holiday, that there was apparently contact between what was...
  • Juventus new signing Alvaro Morata out for seven weeks July 22, 2014

    Striker Alvaro Morata's 20 million euros ($26.97 million) move to Juventus has quickly turned sour after the Spaniard injured his knee in his first training session and was ruled out for seven weeks. The 21-year-old, who completed his move from Real Madrid on Saturday, suffered a second degree injury to the...
  • Patrice Evra joins Juventus from Manchester United July 21, 2014

    Turin: France left back Patrice Evra has completed a transfer from Manchester United to Italian champion Juventus. Juventus says they are paying United 1.2 million pounds ($2 million) but that the transfer price will increase to 1.5 million pounds ($2.5 million) if Juventus qualifies for the 2015-16 Champions League. The Turin club...
  • Juventus sign Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid July 19, 2014

    Turin: Spanish forward Alvaro Morata has completed a €20 million ($27 million) transfer from Real Madrid to Juventus. Juventus announced details of the deal on Saturday, saying that Morata signed a five-year contract with the club. The deal also includes an option for Madrid to buy Morata back for up to €30...
  • Torino sign striker Fabio Quagliarella from Juventus July 18, 2014

    Torino have signed Fabio Quagliarella from Italian champions Juventus, welcoming the striker back to his first club as they look to rebuild their attack following the sale of Ciro Immobile to Borussia Dortmund. "Juventus can today announce that Fabio Quagliarella has completed a permanent switch to Torino after a fee of...
  • Allegri takes over as Juventus coach after Conte's shock resignation July 16, 2014

    Rome: Former AC Milan manager Massimiliano Allegri has been appointed as the new manager of Juventus following Tuesday's shock resignation of Antonio Conte, the Serie A club said on Wednesday. "Allegri is the new manager of Juventus," the Italian champions said on their official Twitter feed. Italian media report that Allegri has...
  • Conte stuns Juventus with shock resignation July 16, 2014

    Turin: Antonio Conte, who coached Juventus to three successive Italian league titles, has stunned Serie A by resigning two months after signing a deal for this season. "I need to announce the decision to mutually terminate my contract with Juventus, which tied us together for this season," Conte told the Juventus...
  • World Cup 2014: Defender Andrea Barzagli to miss start of Juve's season July 2, 2014

    Rome: Juventus defender Andrea Barzagli, a World Cup winner with Italy in Germany in 2006, will be sidelined for three months after undergoing surgery on his Achilles tendon and ankle. "Under the supervision of Juventus doctor Fabrizio Tencone the defender was operated on by Professor Sakari Orava in Turku, Finland," the...
  • Juventus sign Stefano Sturaro from Genoa on five-year deal July 1, 2014

    Serie A champion Juventus have signed midfielder Stefano Sturaro from Genoa on a five-year contract. The 21-year-old Sturaro will be loaned back to Genoa for next season before joining Juventus in 2015. Juventus says on Tuesday the initial transfer fee of 5.5 million euros ($7.5 million), which is payable over three years,...
  • Andrea Pirlo signs new two-year deal to stay at Juventus June 11, 2014

    Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo has signed a new two-year deal with Juventus which will keep him at the Serie A champions until 2016, the club said on Wednesday. Since leaving AC Milan in 2011, the 35-year-old midfielder has inspired Juventus to three successive Serie A titles and his performance has been...
  • Antonio Conte to stay as coach of Juventus May 20, 2014

    Turin: Antonio Conte will remain as coach of Juventus for another season, the Serie A champions said on Monday. "Season 2014-15; coach Antonio Conte," the club said on their official Twitter account. Conte has won three successive Serie A titles with Juventus. Conte has won three Serie A titles in as...
  • Juventus finish with win; Osasuna relegated May 19, 2014

    The football leagues in Spain and Italy both wrapped up their seasons on Sunday, with some relegation places and spots in European competitions still to be decided. Juventus made sure to finish their title-winning campaign with a perfect home record, while a railing collapse during Osasuna's game in the Spanish league...
  • Juventus break 100-points barrier with Cagliari win May 18, 2014

    Champions Juventus became the first team to break the 100-points barrier in Serie A when they beat Cagliari 3-0 in their final league game of the season on Sunday. Juventus, who won all 19 of their home matches, completed their campaign with 102 points after winning 33, drawing three and losing...
  • Antonio Conte signs new deal with Juventus May 18, 2014

    Rome: Antonio Conte has extended his contract with Italian Serie A champions Juventus which will keep him with the football club till 2018. According to local media, after several days' negotiation, Conte on Saturday reached an agreement with Juventus club president Andrea Agnelli, reports Xinhua. Conte had publicly claimed that he would...
  • Juventus beat Roma 1-0 to set new Serie A record May 11, 2014

    Milan: Newly crowned champion Juventus beat Roma 1-0 Sunday with a last-minute goal and set a new points record for Serie A. Pablo Osvaldo's stoppage-time winner ensured Juventus moved to 99 points, beating Inter Milan's record. Antonio Conte's team can become the first Serie A club to reach the 100-point mark when...
  • Serie A: Newly-crowned champions Juventus visit second-place Roma May 10, 2014

    It might be a clash between the top two teams in Serie A on Sunday, but there is little to play for but pride when newly-crowned champion Juventus visit Roma. However, Juventus are still looking to break a few more records this season, while Roma will be out for revenge. The...
  • Chaos reigns before Juventus celebrate league win at Roma May 8, 2014

    Juventus's clash with AS Roma was set to be Sunday night's Serie A showcase but neither club knows what time the match will start as the fallout from Saturday's Italian Cup final chaos continues. Antonio Conte's Juventus travel to the Italian capital flush with the success from their third straight league...
  • Surgery done, upbeat Vidal says he can make it to World Cup May 20, 2014

    A confident Arturo Vidal said his knee cartilage surgery in Barcelona on Wednesday was a success, rekindling Chilean hopes that he may yet make it to the World Cup finals. "The operation went very well!!!," the Juventus midfielder said on Twitter. "Now I'm going to give my all to be with...
  • Juventus coach Antonio Conte sparks doubts over future May 6, 2014

    Turin: Juventus manager Antonio Conte declined to commit his future to the newly-crowned Serie A champions after their ceremonial 1-0 win over Atalanta on Monday, sparking fears he might leave the club he has led to three straight titles. Juve had already secured the championship thanks to Roma's spectacular 4-1 collapse...
  • Juventus celebrate third successive title with win over Atalanta May 6, 2014

    The Juventus fans were in a mood to party and their team lived up to expectations as they celebrated winning a third successive Serie A title with a 1-0 victory over Atalanta on Monday. A second-half Simone Padoin strike enabled the champions to enjoy the moment in front of their...
  • Serie A: Juventus seal third straight title after Roma loss May 5, 2014

    Rome: With second-place Roma losing 4-1 at Catania, Juventus' eight-point lead became insurmountable because Roma only has two matches remaining. Juventus, who have three games to play, can celebrate when they host Atalanta on Monday although the Turin squad's players and coach Antonio Conte were already seen celebrating at their...
  • Juventus poised to claim third straight Serie A title May 2, 2014

    Rome: Juventus are ready to finally celebrate a third successive Serie A crown that has been practically in the bag for months when they host Atalanta on Monday (1900). Despite spirited opposition from AS Roma, Juve will be crowned champions for the 30th time if they beat Stefano Colantuono's Europa League-chasing...
  • Pogba accuses Manchester United of showing disrespect May 2, 2014

    London: French midfielder Paul Pogba has accused former club Manchester United of showing "disrespect" by sidelining him and making him train alone during a contract dispute before he moved to Juventus. "They left me out because they said I wanted to leave. That is disrespect," Pogba, who left United in July...
  • Benfica hold Juventus to reach Europa League final May 2, 2014

    Benfica kept alive their dream of a first European trophy in 52 years after a goalless draw with Juventus in Turin on Thursday helped the newly-crowned Portuguese champions win their Europa League semi-final 2-1 on aggregate. Jorge Jesus's side will return to Turin on May 14 to take on Sevilla in...
  • Juventus beat Sassuolo 3-1 to move closer to Serie A title April 29, 2014

    Juventus overcame an early setback, a rain-soaked pitch and feisty opponents to win 3-1 at relegation-threatened Sassuolo on Monday and stand on the brink of a third successive Serie A title. Simone Zaza gave Sassuolo a ninth-minute lead before Juventus levelled with a Carlos Tevez shot which deflected off Alessandro Longhi...
  • Juventus could clinch Serie A title April 25, 2014

    Closing in on their third successive Serie A title, Juventus will be watching very closely when second-place Roma host an AC Milan on Friday. If Roma fail to beat Milan and Juventus then win at relegation-threatened Sassuolo on Monday, the Turin club will have clinched the championship. With four rounds remaining, Juventus...
  • Benfica and Sevilla secure Europa League wins0 April 25, 2014

    London: A stunning late goal from Benfica's Lima left Juventus's hopes of reaching a home Europa League final hanging in the balance after a 2-1 first-leg defeat, while Sevilla won 2-0 against Valencia in Thursday's all-Spanish last-four clash. Benfica scored early through Ezequiel Garay and were resolute in defence for 73...