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Italy
Is Leonardo Bonucci destined for the Juventus scrap heap?
09:00 Friday 19th July 2019

Through the years, Juventus has transformed its reputation. Once known for economical transfer business, the Bianconeri's reformed their approach to a more volatile one in recent times.    Signing Matthijs de Ligt for…

Italy
Is a Juventus Champions League title in the chronicles of Ronaldo?
15:01 Friday 5th July 2019

Have you seen Pitch Black? It is the first and easily best film in Vin Diesel’s Riddick trilogy despite the low budget. Quick synopsis: Riddick is in transport through space to prison when the cargo ship carrying him crashes on a desert…

Italy
Why Jose Mourinho should be next Juventus manager
09:00 Tuesday 21st May 2019

From the moment Ajax stunned Juventus in the Champions League quarterfinal last month, Massimiliano Allegri knew he was only surviving on borrowed time in Turin. That privilege elapses at the end of the season.  Despite clinching…

Italy
Juventus set for Scudetto coronation against AC Milan amid Moise Kean saga
09:00 Saturday 6th April 2019

Amid the whole Moise Kean saga, Juventus can seal an eighth straight Scudetto with a victory over AC Milan today and a Napoli defeat to Genoa tomorrow. On 81 points, the Old Lady is 18 above Gli Azzurri. Eight games remain.  Juve's…

Champions League
Is Florentino Perez getting the Bernabeu band back together?
08:00 Wednesday 13th March 2019

When a virus infects your computer, sometimes the only recourse is to reset the system to a point in time when the problem didn’t exist. Real Madrid lost their last four home games under Santiago Solari. Opponents outscored them 11-2…

Italy
4 teams to challenge Juventus for Scudetto
12:00 Saturday 15th September 2018

After Juventus clinched seventh consecutive Serie A title in May, attention has focused strongly on which team can present a credible challenge this season. With the Old Lady setting the pace once again, it will be another campaign for the…

Italy
An English prospect abroad: Why Juventus signed Stephy Mavididi
15:00 Monday 27th August 2018

Stephy Mavididi signed for Juventus from Arsenal in a surprise €2m deal on 17 August. The move divided opinion among supporters and neutrals alike. The 20-year-old is another talented Englishman who has opted to challenge himself…

Champions League
Why Juventus should frighten Europe
12:00 Sunday 15th July 2018

If football fans were expecting a summer filled with thrill and drama, the World Cup didn't disappoint. The final takes place today, but the excitement doesn't end there. Not if Cristiano Ronaldo has anything to say. https://www.thesportsman.com/football/players/cristiano-ronaldoFans…

Champions League
Juventus vs Real Madrid: The Old Lady must defend her backyard
16:00 Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo rested during Real Madrid’s 3-0 win at Las Palmas on Saturday. Madrid’s most potent attacking weapon has been polished and brought to Turin. More swords are coming with him. Juventus needs to raise its shield.…

Champions League
Can Gianluigi Buffon end his Champions League drought?
15:00 Tuesday 13th February 2018

Gianluigi Buffon has had an extraordinary career. Now 40 years old, he isn't playing as many games as before yet his desire to win trophies remains firmly intact.  After Italy's failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, Buffon…

Italy
Can Serie A challengers wrestle Scudetto away from Juventus?
10:00 Tuesday 19th December 2017

The Old Lady has held sway in Italy, winning the Scudetto a record six times in a row. The manner in which the title has been won in that period has been nothing short of impressive. Starting from the 2011/12 season when Antonio Conte took…

European Football
Thousandth appearance for truly great Gianluigi Buffon
15:00 Sunday 26th March 2017

On Friday night, Italy defeated Albania 2-0. It was the great Gianluigi Buffon's 1000th career appearance, raising his stock even further among the greatest players in his or any generation. The World Cup-winning shot stopper made his debut…

Opinion
Juventus demonstrating their prowess in the Champions League
12:00 Thursday 23rd February 2017

Juventus have been impeccable so far this campaign and they produced another victory Wednesday night, this time away to Porto in the Champions League. The Bianconeri are formidable from back to front, capable of competing among Europe's finest,…

Italy
A Week Of Misery For Calcio In The Champions League As Napoli, Milan And Juve All Fail To Win
18:59 Sunday 6th October 2013

Matchday 2 could have been much kinder to the Italian contingent in the Champions League this week, as rather to most people's surprise, Juventus, Milan and Napoli all failed to add to the "W" column in their respective groups.It is definitely…