FC Barcelona have reportedly seen a bumper €80 million bid for Juventus attacker Paulo Dybala rejected.
By the looks of things, Barcelona attacker Neymar is on the verge of an exit from the Camp Nou. The Brazilian has been pivotal for the Catalan Giants and has formed one of the deadliest attacking trios with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez.
TheHardTackle takes a look at three formations the Blaugrana boss could employ the 22-year-old forward in attack should he succeed in his pursuit.
AC Milan prepare to take on a depleted Juventus side at the San Siro on Saturday, boosted by the return of captain Riccardo Montolivo, who is expected to start in midfield for the hosts. AC Milan make final preparations as they gear up to meet Juventus for a second time this season. These two sides will again meet at the end of the season in the Coppa Italia Final for a third time this season. A number of notable absentees plague the Bianconeri ahead of Saturday's clash.
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 marched to a 1-0 victory over seventh placed Sassuolo to further cement their spot at the top of the Serie A.
Super-sub Stefano Sturaro came off the bench to hit a late equaliser in a 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich as outclassed Juventus rescued their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday.
As Juventus prepare for a difficult away trip to Bologna, their manager Massimiliano Allegri has indicated that he could rest the tired legs of star striker Paulo Dybala on Friday, ahead of the crucial Champions League clash against Bayern Munich in midweek.
The Serie A champions have found their feet after a stuttering start to this season and with 10 wins in a row they are firmly back in the title race, sitting just two points behind leaders Napoli. Max Allegri tweeted this after the win against Udinese: Il dieci nel calcio è il numero della magia, e dieci vittorie di fila lo sono. Ora vietato rilassarsi che c’è una Coppa da difendere! — Massimiliano Allegri (@OfficialAllegri) January 17, 2016 Which means: “In football, the number 10 represents magic, which is what our winning streak feels like. Now, however, we can’t relax, we have a Cup to defend!”. Let us take stock of the situation and analyse the decisive factors which helped Juventus recover from their tough start. Dramatic Derby della Mole win was a massive moment for Juventus With the pressure intensifying on Massimiliano Allegri and his team after a shocking 1-0 loss at Sassuolo, Juventus needed a positive response in […]
Paulo Dybala hit a brace and Alex Sandro struck his maiden Juventus goal in a 4-0 rout away to Udinese that closed the gap on Serie A leaders Napoli to two points on Sunday.