UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid ​vs Juventus - As it happened...
UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid ​vs Juventus - As it happened...

Juventus booked a Berlin date with Barcelona next month for the UEFA Champions League title after beating Real Madrid 3-2 on aggregate. The Madrid leg ended in a 1-1 draw after Cristiano Ronaldo's first-half penalty was equalized by former Madrid player Alvaro Morata.

Liverpool move for Juventus legend Andrea Pirlo
Liverpool move for Juventus legend Andrea Pirlo

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers will make an all-out attempt to persuade Juventus maestro Andrea Pirlo to move to the English football club in the summer.

UEFA Champions League, 1st semi-final: Juventus vs Real Madrid – As it happened...
UEFA Champions League, 1st semi-final: Juventus vs Real Madrid – As it happened...

Excellent display from Juventus to deny Real Madrid spoils in Turin. Alvaro Morata set the ton of the match by scoring the opener, against his former club, then Cristiano Ronaldo equalised for the defending champions. But a penalty conversion from Carlos Tevez all but settled the leg. The return leg is on May 13 at the imposing Santiago Bernanbeu and the Old Lady will need all the tricks in their book to capitalise from this win and make Champions League final in ages.

Juventus team bus attacked with stones, bottles before Turin derby
Juventus team bus attacked with stones, bottles before Turin derby

Serie A leaders were received with stones and bottles at Turin's Stadio Olimpico ahead of Sunday's city derby. Torino fans hurled stones and bottles at the Juventus team bus but none of the players was hurt, according to media reports.

Title party on hold as Juventus suffer first Turin derby defeat in 20 years
Title party on hold as Juventus suffer first Turin derby defeat in 20 years

Juventus will have to wait at least a few more days before they can celebrate winning a fourth consecutive Serie A title as Massimiliano Allegri`s side lost 2-1 to city rivals Torino on Sunday.

Rusty Andrea Pirlo still makes the difference for Juventus
Rusty Andrea Pirlo still makes the difference for Juventus

Even at 35 and playing his first game in seven weeks, Juventus playmaker Andrea Pirlo made the difference in their 1-0 win over Monaco on Tuesday.

AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty
AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty

Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim was furious after his side lost 1-0 to what he described as a "non-existent penalty" in their Champions League quarter-final first leg at Juventus on Tuesday.

Champions League: Juventus edge Monaco with Arturo Vidal penalty in absorbing tie
Champions League: Juventus edge Monaco with Arturo Vidal penalty in absorbing tie

Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal smashed home a second-half penalty to earn a 1-0 win at home to Monaco in an absorbing Champions League quarter-final first leg on Tuesday, leaving the tie on a knife-edge.

Italy's Marco Verratti ready to fill Andrea Pirlo void against Bulgaria
Italy's Marco Verratti ready to fill Andrea Pirlo void against Bulgaria

Marco Verratti is ready to take advantage of an injury to Andrea Pirlo and show Italy boss Antonio Conte he can fill the void in the Azzurri midfield when the Juventus talisman eventually retires.

Conte calls Verratti to midfield helm in Pirlo absence
Conte calls Verratti to midfield helm in Pirlo absence

Italy coach Antonio Conte has called on Marco Verratti to take the next step towards replacing Andrea Pirlo as the Azzurri`s midfield orchestrator ahead of this weekend`s Euro 2016 qualifier away to Bulgaria.

Massimiliano Allegri protests a distant memory as Juventus give European masterclass
Massimiliano Allegri protests a distant memory as Juventus give European masterclass

The protests which greeted Massimiliano Allegri`s appointment as Juventus coach back in July were a distant memory as his side gave a European masterclass in Dortmund.

I can`t replace specialist Andrea Pirlo, says Carlos Tevez
I can`t replace specialist Andrea Pirlo, says Carlos Tevez

Carlos Tevez confirmed he will not be taking over free kick duties from Juventus specialist Andrea Pirlo despite scoring from his first Serie A setpiece on Monday during a 1-1 draw with Roma.

Gonzalo Higuain returns as Napoli sight second spot
Gonzalo Higuain returns as Napoli sight second spot

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain returns from a one-match suspension as Napoli look to boost their Champions League qualifying bid away to Torino this weekend, when struggling title hopefuls Roma host runaway leaders Juventus.

Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo out for three weeks, says Sky Italia
Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo out for three weeks, says Sky Italia

Juventus playmaker Andrea Pirlo will be out for three weeks after suffering a right calf muscle strain, Sky Sports Italia reported on Thursday.

Andrea Pirlo facing spell on sidelines
Andrea Pirlo facing spell on sidelines

Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo is set for scans on a calf problem on Wednesday amid fears he could be ruled out for several weeks.

Pirlo pulled up before half-time in Juve`s 2-1 Champions League last 16, first leg victory over Borussia Dortmund in Turin.

Champions League: Juventus overcome Giorgio Chiellini blunder to edge Dortmund
Champions League: Juventus overcome Giorgio Chiellini blunder to edge Dortmund

Juventus overcame a blunder by defender Giorgio Chiellini and a first-half injury to playmaker Andrea Pirlo to beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in a fast and furious Champions League tie on Tuesday.

Juventus wary of Dortmund, but confident in last 16 chances: Giorgio Chiellini
Juventus wary of Dortmund, but confident in last 16 chances: Giorgio Chiellini

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has warned over the counter-attacking threat of Borussia Dortmund, but believes the Italians` Champions League ambitions will shine through in their last 16 clash in Turin on Tuesday.

Andrea Pirlo wonder goal lifts Juventus 10 points clear
Andrea Pirlo wonder goal lifts Juventus 10 points clear

Juventus warmed up for their Champions League last-16 clash against Borussia Dortmund next week with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over relegation-threatened Atalanta in Turin on Friday. 

No place for Cristiano Ronaldo in Andrea Pirlo's Champions League dream team
No place for Cristiano Ronaldo in Andrea Pirlo's Champions League dream team

Italian maestro Andrea Pirlo opted to not include back-to-back Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo in his UEFA Champions League dream team. The team, however, has the Real Madrid front-man's eternal rival Lionel Messi, leading the attack.

Andrea Pirlo named Italy`s best for third straight year
Andrea Pirlo named Italy`s best for third straight year

Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo claimed Serie A`s player of the year award for the third consecutive year during a gala event on Monday organised by the Association of Italian Footballers.