Barcelona defender Gerard Pique rates Juventus among the Champions League favourites.

Pique has been impressed by Juve's summer market work.

"Juventus will fight for the Champions League, as they are among the group of favourites for the trophy," Pique told La Gazzetta dello Sport.

"Last season they were only stopped by Bayern Munich. They have strength in depth, Andrea Pirlo, a great defence, Gianluigi Buffon and with Carlos Tevez and Fernando Llorente have definitely strengthened in attack."

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