GENOA - Before climbing onto the team bus for the journey back to Milan, Brazilian defender Juan Jesus paused briefly to comment on the victory over Sampdoria: "I'm pleased for the team first and foremost. We achieved a big win and I'm very happy.
"I was really sorry to miss the Juventus game. I always want to do my bit for the side. There's a relaxed atmosphere in our dressing room and a great team spirit - we're a team made up of friends."