Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon demands more responsibility from team
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon demands more responsibility from team

Juventus captain and veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon says the Italian football champions will need to show a greater level of responsibility if they are to get their Serie A season back up and running following a the 1-2 defeat to AS Roma in Serie A.

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.

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.

Xavi slams Real Madrid for failing to give Iker Casillas much-deserved send-off
Xavi slams Real Madrid for failing to give Iker Casillas much-deserved send-off

Former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi has hit out at Real Madrid for failing to give departing captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas the send-off he deserved before his switch to Porto.

Daniele De Rossi joins growing Azzurri injury list
Daniele De Rossi joins growing Azzurri injury list

Roma`s Daniele De Rossi has joined Italy`s growing injury list for their friendly against Portugal, four days after the Azzurri kept their Euro 2016 qualifying hopes alive in a controversial 1-1 draw away to Croatia.

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.

Conte calls up Bonaventura but doubts on Buffon, Verratti
Conte calls up Bonaventura but doubts on Buffon, Verratti

Italy coach Antonio Conte has called up AC Milan attacking midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura as the beaten 2012 finalists look to take another step towards qualification for the 2016 European Championships against Croatia on Friday.

Juventus lost to the world`s best team: Gianluigi Buffon
Juventus lost to the world`s best team: Gianluigi Buffon

Gianluigi Buffon insists his Juventus side lost to the `world`s best team` in their 3-1 Champions League defeat against Barcelona after the Italian champions were outgunned.

Gianluigi Buffon aims to play until 40
Gianluigi Buffon aims to play until 40

 Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon said he is ready to keep playing for another three seasons to acheive some "dreams" even though he will then be past 40.

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.

Juventus`not here to be the victims`, says Gianluigi Buffon
Juventus`not here to be the victims`, says Gianluigi Buffon

Veteran Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon insisted on Friday that the Italian champions have not come to Berlin to lie down against favourites Barcelona in the Champions League final.

Champions League final: Why Juventus must triumph against Barcelona

Both Juventus and Barcelona are looking to cap off dream seasons on Saturday by completing rare trebles when they go head-to-head in the Champions League final at Berlin's Olympic Stadium.

Juventus, Barca touch down for Berlin final
Juventus, Barca touch down for Berlin final

Juventus and Barcelona have arrived in Berlin ahead of Saturday`s Champions League final with both teams bidding to cap remarkable seasons by being crowned champions of Europe.

Buffon deserves to win Champions League: Maldini
Buffon deserves to win Champions League: Maldini

Former Italy skipper Paolo Maldini said on Friday Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon "deserves" to win the Champions League for being the best goalkeeper of the last three decades as his side take on FC Barcelona in the final at Berlin on Saturday.

Gianluigi Buffon bullish as Barca final looms
Gianluigi Buffon bullish as Barca final looms

Gianluigi Buffon remembers only too well the pain of losing a Champions League final, but the legendary Juventus goalkeeper is hoping a return to Berlin`s Olympiastadion brings happier memories against Barcelona on Saturday.

Juve ready for Barca`s `fearsome` trio: Massimiliano​ Allegri
Juve ready for Barca`s `fearsome` trio: Massimiliano​ Allegri

Coach Massimiliano Allegri insists Juventus will be ready for the "fearsome" trio of Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi when the Turin giants face Barcelona in the Champions League final.

Barcelona look almost unbeatable: Gianluigi Buffon
Barcelona look almost unbeatable: Gianluigi Buffon

Italian football club Juventus' captain Gianluigi Buffon has said that their Champions League final opponents Barcelona look "almost unbeatable".

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.

England`s Andros Townsend pleased to silence critics
England`s Andros Townsend pleased to silence critics

England substitute Andros Townsend declared that he had silenced his critics after his memorable goal earned Roy Hodgson`s side a 1-1 draw in their friendly with Italy in Turin.

Monaco Fontvieille keep themselves as underdogs against Juventus
Monaco Fontvieille keep themselves as underdogs against Juventus

Monaco Fontvieille club has kept a low profile after being drawn against Serie A champions Juventus in the quarter-finals of the European Champions League.