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Barcelona step up pursuit of Pjanic and Martinez

According to reports by Spanish publication Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona are ready to step up their pursuit of Serie A stars, namely, Inter Milan's Lautaro Martinez and Juventus' Miralem Pjanic The Blaugrana have been heavily linked with a move for Martinez in their bid to find a quality and like-for-like replacement for Luis Suarez. The Uruguay international is now 33 and in the twilight of his career. His injury worries are already a sign of how he has aged over the years and won't be able to offer the quality he could some years back. Although Martinez's consistency is nowhere near that of Suarez this season, having scored just 11 goals for Inter Milan in the ongoing campaign, his form has been good enough to convince the Barcelona hierarchy to go all out for him. READ: Rose –...
Juventus to offer Pjanic new contract amid Barcelona interest
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Juventus to offer Pjanic new contract amid Barcelona interest

Juventus are reportedly putting plans in place to offer Bosnia international Miralem Pjanic a new contract to ward off interest from La Liga giants Barcelona. Pjanic has established himself as one of the mainstays in Massimiliano Allegri's team. scoring seven goals and providing nine assists in the concluded season. READ: Agent – Arsenal in concrete talks to sign Soyuncu Meanwhile, there has been heightening speculations on interest from Barcelona in the Bosnian as they need a suitable replacement for Andres Iniesta who has moved to Japan. The development according to Tuttosport has forced the Old Ladies to move into action as they plan to offer Pjanic a new contract on his return from his holidays. However, the terms of the new contract are not yet clear although Juventus w...
Juventus vs Napoli – Old Ladies confident of Miralem Pjanic return
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Juventus vs Napoli – Old Ladies confident of Miralem Pjanic return

  Reports suggest that Juventus are confident that Bosnia international Miralem Pjanic will be fit to play against Napoli on Sunday night. Pjanic was forced off the pitch in the first half of the win against Sampdoria and played no part in the draw away to Crotone which effectively threw the race for the Serie A title open as Napoli will surely fancy their chances when both sides meet on Sunday. READ: Rakitic set to face Sevilla in Copa Del Rey final after broken finger surgery The game on Sunday should unarguably be the most significant of the Serie A season, and Pjanic's absence will surely be felt by Juventus. However, reports from Sky suggest that Juventus are confident of his return ahead of the crunch tie. The Old Ladies are holding an afternoon training session a...
Pirlo: Miralem Pjanic on the path to succeed me at Juventus
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Pirlo: Miralem Pjanic on the path to succeed me at Juventus

  Italian legend Andre Pirlo has lauded Miralem Pjanic who joined Juventus from Roma in 2016, and has claimed that the Bosnian has that attributes to replace him at the club. READ: Rakitic admits that Coutinho’s price is a bit high “Pjanic is on the right path to become my successor. He is doing a great job and is much better than last season, and most importantly, he has found the right position at which he feels the best, “ Pirlo said. He added: “Miralem is such a player that can change the game when it is needed. He is great and he just needs to keep up like this.” Miralem Pjanic has hit the back of the net 4 times for Juventus and has also provided 8 assists to teammates in 23 games played this season for the Serie A giants.