Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has warned his side must respect the challenge of rivals Fiorentina as they look to maintain a 100 per cent start to the Serie A campaign.
The Bianconeri host La Viola on the back of a 3-1 win at Sassuolo, where a hat-trick from Paulo Dybala helped overcome the disappointment of a comprehensive defeat by Barcelona in their opening Champions League fixture.
However, given there is no love lost between the clubs who are some 250 miles apart, but share plenty of history,...
If you've ever wondered just how deep the rivalry runs between Juventus and Inter Milan fans then look no further.
This home video shows a young Juve fan unwrapping a birthday present, only to find he's been given an Inter shirt by his mischievous parents.
It's not long before the tears begin to roll.
A little Juventus fan gets an Inter jersey for his birthday...he was not happy 😂 pic.twitter.com/pGcz31zhyp— ItalianFootballTV (@IFTVofficial) September 18, 2017
As can be seen, the potential meltdown is quickly prevented when a second present is pulled out of the bag -- a pristine new Juventus away jersey -- which soon perks the youngster up again.
Leonardo Bonucci's wife says the Italian defender's argument with Massimiliano Allegri last season was not behind his shock summer switch to AC Milan.
Bonucci joined the Rossoneri from Juventus in a €40 million switch and the 30-year-old's spat with the Juve coach was assumed to be behind his decision to leave Turin.
He was dropped from the Bianconeri's Champions League trip to Porto in February after arguing with Allegri towards the end of the preceding Serie A game against Palermo. Both...
ESPN FC's worldwide editorial desks nominate their top performers from the weekend's action. Juventus' hat trick hero is this week's No. 1.
1. Paulo Dybala | Juventus
Why he's here: Scored a hat trick -- his second in Serie A this season -- in a 3-1 win at Sassuolo. Dybala has eight goals from 12 shots on target through four league games.
2. Sergio Aguero | Man City
Why he's here: Another who netted three times at the weekend, Aguero was irresistible in a 6-0 win at Watford and now...