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  • Dec 28, 2014
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Antonio Conte

Juventus triumph again, but Conte fears for Europe

Juventus' Arturo Vidal (left) celebrates with teammates after scoring a penalty against Palermo during their Italian Serie A soccer match at the Juventus stadium in Turin on Sunday. Photo: Reuters

Juventus cemented a 29th title triumph on Sunday after another near flawless campaign, but for coach Antonio Conte hoisting the club back among the giants of European football will continue to be hampered by a cash-strapped Serie A.

Monday, 6 May, 2013, 2:41pm

Juventus coach Conte slams Italian game after exit

Bayern Munich's Thomas Mueller (left) and Paul Pogba of Juventus fight for the ball on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

Juve were outclassed during a 2-0 first-leg defeat to the newly crowned German champions last week in Munich and, despite a far better performance in Turin in the second leg, the hosts again lost by the same scoreline.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Juve must now focus on domestic title, says Conte

Antonio Conte

Juventus' joy at reaching the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time in seven years will quickly be archived as they turn their attentions to defending their Serie A title this weekend.

9 Mar 2013 - 3:48am

Juventus face Chievo test with Mirko Vucinic, Antonio Conte serving bans

Mario Balotelli is expected to feature for AC Milan. Photo: EPA

Vucinic was one of several players cautioned for aggressive behaviour, and handed a one-match ban, towards the match referee after he refused to award an apparently valid penalty claim in the final minute of a 1-1 draw with Genoa last weekend.

2 Feb 2013 - 4:01am