Ahead of one of their biggest matches of the season, Massimiliano Allegri and Juventus have been hit with a number severe injury blows to as many as four key members of the team.
Juventus take on an in-form Sassuolo at the Juventus Stadium on Friday, hoping to maintain their slender three-point advantage over title rivals Napoli.
Italian champions Juventus cast their early-season woes aside by beating in-form Manchester City 2-1 in their opening Champions League Group D fixture at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday.
Why do defenders make the best captains? Perhaps the position lends itself to natural masters of men surveying their domain, and plotting their team's next moves like a chess grand master.
Juventus FC defender Giorgio Chiellini is doubtful for the UEFA Champions League final against FC Barcelona after the Italian limped off the club’s training on Wednesday. He had complained of a pain on his left calf and he will be examined by club doctors to determine the seriousness of the injury. In a statement, the club authorities confirmed the news of Chiellini’s injury. The statement read: “Chiellini was forced to leave the field with a sore left calf. His condition will be evaluated tomorrow.” If the injury is serious Giorgio Chiellini, who was an integral part of Juventus’ defense throughout the tournament, might get ruled out of the important Champions League clash. It will be a huge blow for the Italian club who are up against a strong attack force of FC Barcelona side comprising of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, and Neymar. The only good news for Massimiliano Allegri is that Chiellini’s defensive counterpart Andrea Barzagli completed a full training session on […]
Juventus director Pavel Nedved has voiced his comments on the bite-sage involving Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini and Uruguay and Barcelona forward Luis Suarez.
Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini has urged FIFA to ban Liverpool FC forward Luis Suarez, while the Uruguayan has defended his actions on the pitch.
FIFA have opened proceedings against Liverpool striker Luis Suarez for allegedly biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during Uruguay’s match against Italy.
A year after the horrible debacle in South Africa, Italy have stabilized under Cesare Prandelli but a lot is left to be desired. TheHardTackle takes a look at what must remain the approach of the manager in the times to come.
In his short career, Frederik Sorensen has shown enough potential to be a starter for Juventus. However, in recent times he has lost his first team place to Marco Motta. The young Dane needs more play-time and it will benefit Juventus more if he is prefered ahead of Motta in next few matches.