Euro hero Chiellini signs two-year deal with Juventus
Giorgio Chiellini has signed a new two-year contract with Juventus, the Serie A club announced on Monday, a few weeks after the Italy captain led his country to triumph at Euro 2020.
EURO 2020: Italy, Austria battle for quarterfinal ticket
This game may come too soon for Italy captain Giorgio Chiellini, who is recovering from a muscle problem. Francesco Acerbi is set to deputise for the veteran at centre-back.
Juventus players back training awaiting quarantined Ronaldo
Giorgio Chiellini leads the way as Juventus players returned to individual training at the team's sports centre on Tuesday, while Cristiano Ronaldo began two weeks' coronavirus quarantine
Juve's Chiellini out six months after knee operation
Veteran Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini underwent successful surgery on a torn knee ligament the club said on Tuesday, saying they expected him back in action in six months.
Juventus sign Turkey defender Demiral from Sassuolo
Italian champions Juventus on Friday announced the signing of Turkish international defender Merih Demiral from fellow Serie A side Sassuolo for 18 million euros ($20.2 million). The 21-year-old made a strong impression after joining Sassuolo from Alanyaspor in January on loan with an obligation to buy. Juventus said he had signed a five-year deal to…
Ronaldo back to lead Juventus against Ajax young guns
Cristiano Ronaldo returns for Juventus in Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg against Ajax in Amsterdam, a tie between two grand European names that is also an enticing repeat of the 1996 final. Ronaldo suffered a thigh injury playing for Portugal late last month and has not featured for Juventus since netting a stunning hat-trick…
Bonucci returns to Juve training ahead of Atletico Madrid showdown
Leonardo Bonucci has returned to Juventus training after two weeks out with an ankle injury, the Serie A champions have confirmed. The centre-back had to be replaced before half-time in Juve’s 2-1 win over Lazio on January 27 after being hurt earlier in the game. Juve’s initial medical update said he had suffered from a…
Italy condemned to World Cup play-offs
Gian Piero Ventura's side were jeered off the pitch at the Stadio Olympico after failing to secure the three points demanded against the modest Macedonians as Spain qualified as Group G winners after beating Albania 3-0.
Italy turn to Israel after Spanish rout
A bruised Italy will look to turn the page on a morale-sapping World Cup qualifying defeat to Spain when they host Israel in Reggio Emilia today.