The 26-year-old is looking forward to Saturday's league encounter between the two table-toppers, and has stressed that the Old Lady are determined to do well in Europe
De Ceglie believes both sides have improved compared to last season, and expects an entertaining encounter on Saturday as Juventus aim to build on last term's success.
"Both sides have strengthened and Saturday’s game will be of a very high level. We’re aware of our potential and we just have to express it on the pitch," De Ceglie told Sky Sport Italia.
"We’ll be playing at Juventus Stadium and our fans will support us and give us that little bit extra.
"We want to follow up our Scudetto achievement from last year. But we also have a great desire to show what we can do in the Champions League. It’s an important season and we want to do well."
Saturday's match in Turin kicks off at 18:00CET.