Genoa: 'Skorupski is a target'
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Genoa: 'Skorupski is a target'

Genoa director Giorgio Perinetti confirmed Roma goalkeeper Lukasz Skorupski “is a target,” but not in a swap with Mattia Perin. Skorupski declared yesterday that he wanted to leave in order to get more regular playing time. “We are interested in Skorupski. He is a target for us,” director general Perinetti told Radio CRC. He was…

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Buffon: 'More to life than money'
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Buffon: 'More to life than money'

Gianluigi Buffon explained why he went to Serie B with Juventus. “I had to show players have feelings too and there is more to life than popularity and money. I would do it again.” The goalkeeper was at the time in the running for the Ballon d’Or, had just won the 2006 World Cup with…

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Joao Pedro given six-month ban
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Joao Pedro given six-month ban

Cagliari forward Joao Pedro has been given a six-month ban after failing two doping tests, meaning he’ll be available in September. The Disciplinary Commission had requested a four-year ban, but today’s hearing opted for just six months. Practically all of that will be over the summer, when there are no competitive games for the Sardinians…

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Buffon: 'Afraid of retirement'
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Buffon: 'Afraid of retirement'

Juventus and Italy legend Gigi Buffon admits he is “afraid” of retirement and is yet to decide what he’ll do when he hangs up his gloves. Now 40 years old, he is expected to announce his retirement in a Press conference on Thursday morning. “I think that at my age you have to evaluate the…

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Juve poach Barcelona teen Moreno
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Juve poach Barcelona teen Moreno

Catalan newspaper Sport claims that Juventus informed Barcelona they’ll activate the €3m clause for 16-year-old Pablo Moreno. The centre-forward just turned 16 this month and impressed so much in the Cantera that he attracted interest from Turin. It’s reported Juve will activate the €3m release clause and buy Moreno, giving Barcelona a courtesy call to…

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