Danilo insists Porto are just as ambitious as Juventus as the teams prepare to clash in the last 16 of the Champions League.
The Estadio do Dragao will host the first leg of the contest on Wednesday night, with Porto looking for a first win in four matches against the Italian giants.
And midfielder Danilo sees it as a meeting of equals. He said in La Repubblica: "FC Porto and Juventus are two teams in different realities.
"We have to sell the best players, they can simply buy. There are big differences...
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has been dropped for Wednesday's Champions League clash with Porto as punishment for an argument with coach Massimiliano Allegri towards the end of Friday's 4-1 win over Palermo.
Bonucci and Allegri were involved in a heated exchange towards the end of the Serie A match and the Italy international raced off the field as soon as the final whistle sounded without acknowledging his coach or Juve's fans.
Allegri announced at the news conference ahead of his side's...