De Ligt scored the winning goal against Juve to send Ajax through to the Champions League semi-finals last seasonMatthijs de Ligt completed a £67.5m move from Ajax to Juventus on Thursday.It is a signal of intent from the Italian champions to capture one of Europe’s most sought-after players and an ambitious step up by the…

De Ligt scored the winner for Ajax against Juventus in the Champions League quarter-finals last seasonItalian champions Juventus have completed the £67.5m signing of 19-year-old Dutch international defender Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax.De Ligt, who had also been linked with Manchester United, Barcelona and Paris-St Germain, has signed a five-year contract with the Serie A…

Andrea Agnelli’s Juventus won Serie A for the eighth successive seasonJuventus chairman Andrea Agnelli has accused Europe’s biggest clubs of “protectionism” in their response to plans to revamp the Champions League.The European Clubs’ Association (ECA) wants Uefa to introduce four groups of eight teams in place of the current structure of eight groups of four.The…

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City have collected 198 league points over the past two Premier League seasonsReports that Pep Guardiola will leave Manchester City to manage Juventus are “ridiculous”, says the English club’s board member Alberto Galassi.Guardiola led City to an unprecedented domestic treble of Premier League, FA Cup and Carabao Cup this season.Several Italian media…

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 125th Champions League goal came 12 years to the day after his first one – when he scored for Manchester United in their 7-1 win over RomaCristiano Ronaldo secured an away goal for Juventus as they drew the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Ajax.Ronaldo, who has won the competition five…

Juventus’ Moise Kean (right) is comforted by team-mate Joao CanceloJuventus’ Italian teenage forward Moise Kean reacted defiantly after suffering racist abuse from the stands during Tuesday’s Serie A match at Cagliari.The 19-year-old held his arms aloft after scoring Juve’s second in the 2-0 win, seemingly in response to chants, and was subjected to further abuse.Afterwards…

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 122nd goal in the Champions League in the first half before adding two more after the breakCristiano Ronaldo once again underlined his worth in Europe’s elite competition as his hat-trick overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit against Atletico Madrid to send Juventus into the Champions League last eight.The fans of the Turin…