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Bad news for Manchester United as £200k-per-week star nears £120m move to Real Madrid

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According to The S*n, Manchester United’s Paul Pogba could be on his way out of Old Trafford in the summer, with Real Madrid reportedly keen on a £120m deal for the midfielder.

Signed from Juventus in 2016, four years after leaving United for the Serie A side, Pogba has made 81 appearances in all competitions over the two stints in England.

Tottenham fans react to 30-yr-old's performance: 'Europe's best', 'Absolutely immense'

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Tottenham managed to secure a vital 2-2 draw away to Juventus last night and the Belgian midfielder Mousa Dembele impressed the fans with an outstanding display.

The former Fulham star was one of the main reasons why Spurs managed to get back into the game. Dembele allowed Spurs to control the game in the midfield and forced Juventus to drop back and play passive football.

Top class star makes surprise claim, says Spurs star is on the same level as Messi

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Tottenham take on Juventus in the Champions League later tonight and Giorgio Chiellini has been talking up Harry Kane’s ability ahead of the clash.

The Italian centre-back revealed that the England international is on par with Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar right now.

He said: “Kane is now among the elite players in the world.

Torna la Champions, stasera Juventus-Tottenham allo Stadium

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Tornano le emozioni della Champions League. Stasera, nel fortino dello Stadium, la Juventus sfida il Tottenham nell'andata degli ottavi di finale e sar la prima prestigiosa volta, in una competizione UEFA, tra le due compagini. Arbitro del match il tedesco Felix Brych, che evoca (per i torinesi) il brutto ricordo della finale di Cardiff, persa [.

4-3-2-1 v Juventus: Blow for Pochettino, top class Spurs star ruled out for tomorrow; Stats & Predictions

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Juventus vs Tottenham
UEFA Champions League 2017/18
13th February, 19:45 pm BST
Allianz Stadium, Turin
Live Stream: Watch Juventus vs Tottenham live on BT Sport 2

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Juventus host Tottenham in the Champions League this week and the Italian giants will be looking to secure a vital first-leg advantage at home.

Tottenham player reveals transfer desire, says he would love to play for this club

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Tottenham forward Fernando Llorente has revealed that he misses playing for Juventus and that he would love to return to Turin.

The Spaniard has struggled to hold down a first team place at Spurs and he was linked with a move to Chelsea in January. However, the Blues opted to sign Olivier Giroud instead.

Major blow for Tottenham, this top class star won't play against Juventus tomorrow

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Tottenham star Toby Alderweireld is all set to miss his side’s Champions League clash against Juventus tomorrow.

According to Telegraph, the Belgian defender is not a part of the squad travelling to Turin. Apparently, the player has been left in England so that he can work on his fitness.

Flawless Technique: Roberto Baggio Rolls One In After Flummoxing Juventus ‘Keeper Edwin Van Der Sar With Aristocratic First Touch, 2001 (Video)

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If you happen to be a fan of imperious ball control, then boy do we have a treat for you courtesy of the great Roberto Baggio.

Having represented Juventus with esteem for five years earlier in his career, Baggio returned to the Delle Alpi with Brescia in April of 2001.

Arsenal chasing 23-year-old defender, player is keen to move on

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Arsenal are interested in signing Juventus defender Daniele Rugani.

The 23-year-old has struggled to displace Andrea Barzagli, Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini in Juve’s starting XI and his agent, Davide Torchia, has claimed the Gunners are keen on adding him to their squad.

Rugani has made just 11 appearances for the Serie A club this season.

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The magic of the FA Cup returns this week with fifth round action featuring some more minnows facing giants.

Tottenham, who survived a scare in the fourth round against Newport County, will once again travel to lower league opponents as they face Rochdale on Sunday morning. It took a replay for Spurs to escape their League Two foes last round and they hope to escape a similar fate in fifth round play.

News roundup: Union interested in Venezuelan, SheBelieves Cup roster, $12K fine for thrown gelato

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UCL Tuesday Rewind: Tottenham draws Juventus, Man City routs Basel

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The UEFA Champions League Round of 16 kicked off on Tuesday with four teams looking for an early advantage in their first league matchups.

In the must-watch match of the day, Tottenham fought their way back with a pair of away goals to draw 2-2 against Juventus in Turin.

Mauricio Pochettino's side used goals from Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen to cancel out a brace from Juve striker Gonzalo Higuain.

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Sarri blasts Napoli’s ‘bad attitude’ as focus back on Serie A

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Milan (AFP) – Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri blasted his side’s “bad attitude” in a 3-1 Europa League defeat to RB Leipzig on Friday but stressed that his team’s focus this season was on the Serie A title.

“It was a bad defeat, we lacked enthusiasm, hunger and determination,” said Sarri after the last 32, first leg loss at a sparsely attended San Paolo Stadium in Naples.

Eriksen grabs Spurs draw to spoil Higuain show

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Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen pulled Tottenham back from the brink to hold Juventus 2-2 in Turin, spoiling what had looked set to be a Gonzalo Higuain one-man show in the Champions League last 16, first leg in Turin on Tuesday.

Higuain had put Juventus - finalists twice in the past three seasons - two goals up within the first nine minutes at the Allianz Stadium.

Eriksen grabs Spurs draw to spoil Higuain show in Turin

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Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen pulled Tottenham back from the brink to hold Juventus 2-2 in Turin, spoiling what had looked set to be a Gonzalo Higuain one-man show in the Champions League last 16, first leg in Turin on Tuesday.

Higuain had put Juventus - finalists twice in the past three seasons - two goals up within the first nine minutes at the Allianz Stadium.

Higuain, Kane spearhead Juventus v Tottenham clash

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Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Gonzalo Higuain will lead Juventus’ attack in their Champions League last 16, first-leg clash against Harry Kane’s Tottenham Hotspur in Turin on Tuesday.

Massimiliano Allegri returned to a 4-2-3-1 formation in the absence of Blaise Matuidi with Douglas Costa between winger Federico Bernardeschi on the right and Mario Mandzukic on the left.

Higuain, Kane spearhead Juventus v Tottenham clash

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Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Gonzalo Higuain will lead Juventus’ attack in their Champions League last 16, first-leg clash against Harry Kane’s Tottenham Hotspur in Turin on Tuesday.

Massimiliano Allegri returned to a 4-2-3-1 formation in the absence of Blaise Matuidi with Douglas Costa between winger Federico Bernardeschi on the right and Mario Mandzukic on the left.

Spurs stand between Allegri and Champions League grail

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Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Massimiliano Allegri may be breaking records in Italy but the Juventus coach’s quest for the elusive Champions League grail continues on Tuesday against English side Tottenham Hotspur.

The 50-year-old marked his 200th game in the Juventus dugout with a 2-0 win in Florence on Friday, capping a record breaking three-and-a-half years in Turin.

Kane can prove European pedigree at Juventus

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London (AFP) – Harry Kane scored more goals than Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in 2017, but it is on the Champions League stage the prolific Tottenham striker must deliver to be truly measured against the five-time World Players of the Year.

Kane gets his chance when Europe’s premier club competition returns on Tuesday as he leads Spurs into the lion’s den of Juventus’ Allianz stadium in Turin, where the Italians have lost once in 27 Champions League games.

Napoli crush Lazio to stay top ahead of Juventus

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Milan (AFP) – Napoli stamped their authority on the Serie A title race with a come-from-behind 4-1 thumping of Lazio on Saturday to reclaim top spot from champions Juventus.

Juventus’s 2-0 win in Fiorentina had put them top on Friday, but Maurizio Sarri’s side responded in style to maintain their one-point advantage over the six-time defending champions.

Napoli crush Lazio to stay top ahead of Juventus

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Milan (AFP) – Napoli stamped their authority on the Serie A title race with a come-from-behind 4-1 thumping of Lazio on Saturday to reclaim top spot from champions Juventus.

Juventus’s 2-0 win in Fiorentina had put them top on Friday, but Maurizio Sarri’s side responded in style to maintain their one-point advantage over the six-time defending champions.

Bernardeschi, Higuain put Juventus top amid VAR fiasco

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Florence (Italy) (AFP) – Federico Bernardeschi and Gonzalo Higuain scored as Juventus went top of Serie A on Friday in a 2-0 win at Fiorentina overshadowed by a video assistant referee (VAR) fiasco.

A decision to award a penalty to Fiorentina after 21 minutes when Juventus’s Giorgio Chiellini’s arm blocked a Marco Benassi cross was subsequently overturned after consultation with VAR.

Bernardeschi, Higuain put Juventus top amid VAR fiasco

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Florence (Italy) (AFP) – Federico Bernardeschi and Gonzalo Higuain scored as Juventus went top of Serie A on Friday in a 2-0 win at Fiorentina overshadowed by a video assistant referee (VAR) fiasco.

A decision to award a penalty to Fiorentina after 21 minutes when Juventus’s Giorgio Chiellini’s arm blocked a Marco Benassi cross was subsequently overturned after consultation with VAR.

Juventus ready to pounce as Napoli face stiff Lazio test

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Milan (AFP) – Serie A leaders Napoli face a tough test of their title hopes when they host bruised Lazio this weekend, while Juventus travel to Florence ready to pounce before they play Tottenham in the Champions League.

Lazio - 14 points behind Napoli in third place - arrive in Naples desperately in need of three points after back-to-back defeats to AC Milan and Genoa.

Juventus ready to pounce as Napoli face stiff Lazio test

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Milan (AFP) – Serie A leaders Napoli face a tough test of their title hopes when they host bruised Lazio this weekend, while Juventus travel to Florence ready to pounce before they play Tottenham in the Champions League.

Lazio - 14 points behind Napoli in third place - arrive in Naples desperately in need of three points after back-to-back defeats to AC Milan and Genoa.

Five things we learned from the Serie A weekend

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Milan (AFP) – Napoli stayed top of Serie A with a 2-0 win over Benevento on Sunday, after champions Juventus - just one point behind - piled on the pressure with a seven-goal demolition of Sassuolo.

Here are five things we learned from the 23rd round of Serie A matches:

Higuain finally gets Juventus hat-trick

“Sooner or later, a hat-trick had to come,” said Argentine Gonzalo Higuain after claiming the 11th treble of his career, but first for Juventus.

Five things we learned from the Serie A weekend

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Milan (AFP) – Napoli stayed top of Serie A with a 2-0 win over Benevento on Sunday, after champions Juventus - just one point behind - piled on the pressure with a seven-goal demolition of Sassuolo.

Here are five things we learned from the 23rd round of Serie A matches:

Higuain finally gets Juventus hat-trick

“Sooner or later, a hat-trick had to come,” said Argentine Gonzalo Higuain after claiming the 11th treble of his career, but first for Juventus.

Higuain hits second-half hat-trick as Juventus score seven

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Milan (AFP) – Gonzalo Higuain hit a rapid hat-trick and Sami Khedira two in three minutes as champions Juventus piled the pressure on Napoli in the Serie A title chase with a 7-0 win over Sassuolo on Sunday.

Juventus were 4-0 up by half-time after Alex Sandro opened the scoring on nine minutes in Turin with a quick-fire Khedira brace and a Miralem Pjanic goal burying an overwhelmed Sassuolo.

Higuain hits second-half hat-trick as Juventus score seven

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Milan (AFP) – Gonzalo Higuain hit a rapid hat-trick and Sami Khedira two in three minutes as champions Juventus piled the pressure on Napoli in the Serie A title chase with a 7-0 win over Sassuolo on Sunday.

Juventus were 4-0 up by half-time after Alex Sandro opened the scoring on nine minutes in Turin with a quick-fire Khedira brace and a Miralem Pjanic goal burying an overwhelmed Sassuolo.

Higuain, Buffon put Juventus on brink of Cup final

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Bergamo (Italy) (AFP) – Gonzalo Higuain scored after three minutes and Gianluigi Buffon saved a penalty as Juventus stayed on track for a fourth straight Italian Cup on Tuesday with a 1-0 semi-final, first leg win at Atalanta.

Buffon - making his first appearance in goal since turning 40 and after a two-month layoff with a calf injury - showed he was back at his best as he made his first Cup appearance since 2012.

Arsenal

Has Juventus target Wilshere not earned new Arsenal contract?

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Jack Wilshere is well into the final year of his contract currently, and has so far failed to agree new terms to extend his stay at Arsenal. The midfielder has been a Gunner his whole career, and had he never sustained any injuries, he would no doubt be our captain and main midfield star. Unfortunately [.

Juventus make approach for Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere

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Arsenal interested in Daniele Rugani, confirms agent

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Champions League

Champions League surprises

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Well, the Champions League still sort of surprises. The Wednesday soccer news starts with Spurs falling behind by two goals early in Turin only to draw level by the final whistle. At least 90 more minutes to decide the series at Wembley and the bigger question about what counts as an upset in the Champions League.

Juve 2-2 Spurs: Six THFC Observations

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1. That Calamitous Start

As calamitous starts go, this one was the poster-boy of a generation. It felt like just off-screen there must have been dodgy fitting collapsing and pipes springing leaks, because on the pitch every conceivable error in the book was being dredged up and paraded to the paying public in the most ghastly manner.

Champions League: Harry Kane Sets New Goal-Scoring Record As Tottenham Stage Impressive Comeback To Draw 2-2 With Juventus (Photos & Video)

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Tottenham came from two goals down to secure as precious draw away to Juventus, with Harry Kane netting a record ninth goal in his first nine Champions League games.

Spurs got off to a nightmare start in Turin, with Gonzalo Higuain netting a fabulous reverse-angled volley within the first two minutes of the game.

The domestic league advantage in the Champions League

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The soccer news starts with the 2017-18 Champions League returning to action with the round of 16. Since the super clubs have all but given up in trying to squeeze more value out of the group stage, this is the part of the tournament that really counts. It certainly counts in terms of money, with clubs hoping their domestic counterparts lose as soon as possible.

Where to find Juventus vs. Spurs Champions League on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Juventus vs. Spurs in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg, you’ve come to the right place.

After a break of over two months, the UEFA Champions League returns with what should be a fascinating encounter between Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur.

Where to find Juventus vs. Spurs Champions League on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Juventus vs. Spurs in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg, you’ve come to the right place.

After a break of over two months, the UEFA Champions League returns with what should be a fascinating encounter between Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur.

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Spurs Shock.

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Aesop knew: It's not just about the first 8 minutes. . The JimmyG2 Column. . What a game; what a week; what a month; what a team! To be beaten or outplayed by Spurs is rapidly becoming a privilege afforded to a growing number of top clubs. I know, I know we haven't won anything yet. This was not so much a game of two halves more a game of the first 8 minutes and then the rest.