Gianluigi Buffon hits out as Juventus slump in Serie A
Gianluigi Buffon hits out as Juventus slump in Serie A

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has called on the stuttering Italian champions to stand up and be counted after a second consecutive league defeat left them in the Serie A Doldrums.

Major League Soccer's tryst with Europe's ageing elite has been a starry affair

Europe's elite footballers in their twilight have found a fashionable cushion to rest on and enjoy the sound benefit of materialism.

David Villa scores twice as New York City FC win on Andrea Pirlo`s debut
David Villa scores twice as New York City FC win on Andrea Pirlo`s debut

David Villa scored twice to helped ensure new team-mate Andrea Pirlo launched his Major League Soccer career in style with New York City FC`s 5-3 victory over Orlando.

Andrea Pirlo wants to make an impact in MLS
Andrea Pirlo wants to make an impact in MLS

Italian great Andrea Pirlo says it`s not his reputation that will help raise interest in Major League Soccer but his performance on the pitch with new club New York City FC.

Wanted to leave Juventus on my own terms: Andrea Pirlo
Wanted to leave Juventus on my own terms: Andrea Pirlo

 Italian football legend Andrea Pirlo has said he decided to quit Italian giants Juventus on his own terms before the Serie A champions could push him out.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo lead nominees for Best Player in Europe award
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo lead nominees for Best Player in Europe award

European football's governing body UEFA has announced a 10-man shortlist for the 2014-15 Best Player in Europe award.

Lucky to play alongside Andrea Pirlo, says Frank Lampard
Lucky to play alongside Andrea Pirlo, says Frank Lampard

Former England midfielder Frank Lampard considers himself lucky to play alongside Italian football legend Andrea Pirlo.

Welcome Maestro Pirlo,` say Lampard, Villa
Welcome Maestro Pirlo,` say Lampard, Villa

Italian great Andrea Pirlo announced his move to New York City FC on Monday and new teammates Frank Lampard and David Villa welcomed him to Major League Soccer`s hottest club.

Andrea Pirlo joins New York City FC from Juventus
Andrea Pirlo joins New York City FC from Juventus

 Playmaker Andrea Pirlo is joining New York City FC from Italian champions Juventus later this month, the clubs said on Monday.

Andrea Pirlo ready for bite of Big Apple: Report
Andrea Pirlo ready for bite of Big Apple: Report

Andrea Pirlo`s move to Major League Soccer is imminent, according to reports in Italy that claim the Juventus and Italy star will sign an 18-month deal with New York City FC.

Andrea Pirlo evaluating future at Juventus: Gianluigi Buffon
Andrea Pirlo evaluating future at Juventus: Gianluigi Buffon

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon says he does not know if Juventus teammate Andrea Pirlo will stay at the club, stating the latter could be considering a move soon.

Showed emotions for loss, not for Juventus farewell: Andrea Pirlo
Showed emotions for loss, not for Juventus farewell: Andrea Pirlo

Midfield maestro Andrea Pirlo has revealed that his tears on the Olympic Stadium pitch in Berlin following the European Champions League final loss were not because he was saying goodbye to Juventus.

UEFA Champions League final: Juventus vs Barcelona - As it happened...
UEFA Champions League final: Juventus vs Barcelona - As it happened...

Barcelona became European champions for the fifth time after beating Juventus 3-1 in Berlin. With that, Luis Enrique's side also completed a treble, second for the club. Barca's title winning season was driven by Messi and Neymar - both scoring 10 goals in the campaign, and Luis Suarez. For Juventus, it's their sixth runners up finish, and probably Buffon will never win it.

Barcelona vs Juventus: Five key questions in the Champions League final
Barcelona vs Juventus: Five key questions in the Champions League final

Five key questions in the Champions League final at Berlin`s Olympic Stadium on Saturday between Juventus and Barcelona:
Can the Juventus defence contain Barcelona`s MSN strike-force?

Champions League: Andrea Pirlo vs Xavi Hernandez show adds lustre to Berlin final
Champions League: Andrea Pirlo vs Xavi Hernandez show adds lustre to Berlin final

When Andrea Pirlo and Xavi Hernandez face each other for the last time at the Champions League final on Saturday, there will be more than a Champions League title at stake.

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.