Lucas Piazon admits he chose Chelsea ahead of Juventus when he was leaving Brazil. The midfielder has just joined Chievo Veronaon-loan. “It’s true, Juventus wanted me as well as Chelsea when I was 17, but I chose the Premier League,” he said at his unveiling Press conference. “In England, I found myself amongst so many […]

Juventus are planning a major offer for Real Madrid veteran Marcelo. The left-back, 30, has been in and out of the Madrid side since the appointment of Santiago Hernán Solari. And Tuttosport reports Juventus are preparing an offer for Marcelo. Juve would pay a €45m fee for him and would offer €12m-a-season as a salary. […]

Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti has rapped football chief Beppe Marotta over Ivan Perisic’s transfer situation. For their Coppa Italia quarterfinal defeat to Lazio, Perisic was on the bench and his name jeered by fans. This week, Marotta revealed the Croatian had made a transfer request. “There was this story on the market, but he […]

AS Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco says he won’t quit after their 7-1 Coppa Italia thrashing by Fiorentina. The defeat arrived just days after they fumbled a 3-0 lead to draw 3-3 with Atalanta in Serie A. “Any comment I make now would be superfluous,” said Di Francesco. “We cannot afford to be embarrassed like […]

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso was satisfied with their 0-0 draw against Napoli. Gattuso was happy with their clean sheet. He said, “We played against a fantastic team and did well in the first half, even if we seemed to disappear in the final third. “Napoli are an opponent who always keep you on your […]