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Juventus 2014/2015 Season Preview Part 2: New Bianconero Faces

August 18, 2014 - 3:49 pm

We are coming to an end of a summer that was certainly filled with mercato madness to say the least. From a wild World Cup to Antonio Conte’s departure to the arrival of Max Allegri, there has certainly been no shortage of heartbreaks and confusion. Among the slew of feelings this summer has given us Juventini, Beppe Marotta was put to work and delivered in an interesting way.

While Marotta didn’t bring in Alexis Sanchez like many wanted before the World Cup after he openly admitted to his interest in playing for the Bianconeri, “San Beppe” has certainly offloaded the deadweight and replaced it with quality. With Vucinic, Quagliarella, and Peluso gone, there was certainly room for improvement. In their place are the new signings: Frenchman, Kingsley Coman, Spaniards Alvaro Morata and Carlos Blanco Moreno, Argentine Roberto Pereyra, and Italians Stefano Sturaro and Romulo.

The first new name mentioned is 17 year old winger/attacking midfielder, Kingsley Coman. The Paris-born man will certainly add a great deal of pace and attacking flair, which may deem essential to the success of 6”5’ Fernando Llorente. After getting the player on a free-transfer and certainly upsetting the management and the fans over at PSG, Coman was initially supposed to play with the Primavera. The mentality of the Juve management had completely changed regarding this decision after just a couple of days when his incredible work ethic, attitude, and talent was enough to not only convince the new Mister, Massimiliano Allegri, but also to receive the famous number 11 shirt. Giving Coman the number 11 is certainly a huge endorsement as it’s almost unanimously most notable bearer is in the Juve staff, Pavel Nedved. It was clear Coman caught Juve’s eye before this summer after the Frenchman had scored on Juve’s Primavera team in the Next Gen Tournament last year. Marotta and all of us Juventini are hoping that Coman can become the new Paul Pogba, which seems destined to be seen as how well the French seem to do for the Gobbi!

Tactically, Coman is very versatile; he can play on either wing in a 4-3-3, as a trequartista in a 4-3-1-2 or 4-3-2-1, or as a midfielder in a 3-5-2.

The second name I would like to talk about is Champions League winner, Alvaro Morata. I could write all day about the talent and potential of the 21-year-old former-Madrid striker. Juventini should be especially excited and fascinated by the amount of will and desire Morata showed in choosing Juventus, turning down many other clubs in the process. Conte’s departure did not seem to hinder the Spanish forwards mentality as he expressed his desire to play under Max Allegri.

After starting his career for Real Madrid Castilla, which is the B team, it was not long until he made his mark and joined Real Madrid playing along side some of the best players in the world, such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Di Maria. While he is a very different player than the Spanish goal-scorer we are used to in Fernando Llorente, Morata can learn a lot from him and Tevez, which is incredibly important at his age. Unfortunately, Morata will miss the first couple of games due to a knee injury he picked up very early into preseason.

Alvaro Morata is capable of playing anywhere on the attack of a 4-3-3 or a striker partnership. It will be interesting to see how he does in Bianconero after scoring 45 goals in 83 appearances for Real Madrid B and 10 goals in 37 appearances for Real Madrid.

The next name is one that is very well known in the world of football, and that man is 33-year-old French International, Patrice Evra. The former Monaco and Manchester United Left-Back is a very interesting signing indeed. Perhaps many are skeptical, especially on the high wages he is sitting on, but there is no denying that his experience and leadership is impossible to put a price on. While we already have Kwadwo Asamoah–who is coming off an excellent season as it seems he is finally comfortable in his left-sided role—the African Cup of Nations, or AFCON, falls on this season, meaning Asamoah will be gone for International duty for around a month.

There was much talk of a dire need for a Left Back and Patrice Evra, who started his career in Italy back in 1998 for Marsala and then at Monza in 1999, could be a great fit for Juventus as the French certainly have no shortage of history wearing the black and white. It is also interesting to note that Evra played under Didier Deschamps during his time at Monaco

The experience alone that Evra brings having not only won the Premier League and the UEFA Champions League, but also sporting the captain’s armband at both Manchester United and the French National Team. Tactically, Allegri can use Evra as a Left Wingback in a 3-5-2 or as a Left Back in any 4-man defense. Evra spoke out in an interview that he started his career playing as a Wingback and is comfortable playing either position.

Another squad player that Beppe Marotta found a way to get his hands on is a man that chose the Italian National Team over a shot at the Brazilian one, he is another man who dreamed of Juve, and that player is Rômulo. Ironically enough, Rômulo started his senior career at a club in Brazil called “Juventude”, and no, that is not a spelling error of our great club!

Coming from Fiorentina and playing on loan at newly promoted Hellas Verona, who was eventually bought by the Verona-side, Rômulo managed to score 8 goals in 62 games between the two clubs, which are decent numbers for a player who spent most of his time as a Wingback and a defensive-minded midfielder. Rômulo was just short of making the Azzurri squad this summer when he was after making the 30-man preliminary squad.

Allegri will be able to use Rômulo mainly as a vice-Lichtsteiner in any formation, as he will be one of the most versatile players on the pitch having played practically every position on the field other than Striker, Goalkeeper, and Center Back; we can expect Rômulo to play on either flank of a 3-5-2, as a Central Midfielder in a 4-3-3 or as a Fullback in any 4-man defense.

One of my personal favorite signings this summer is a man who had been linked to The Old Lady for quite some time, Argentinian winger, Roberto Pereyra. The 23-year-old winger/attacking midfielder stands at an impressive 6”0’, so he is certainly no little Apache, like Carlitos Tevez. Having come from Udinese like many other Juventus players of the past, Pereyra has an interesting skill set that could rip defenses apart.

Pereyra was actually a player that Antonio Conte had personally requested, mainly due to his Marchisio-esque work ethic. Much like Coman, Pereyra can come off of the bench and bring electricity to the attack, something that the team lacked last season, as they were perhaps a bit predictable in the Champions League.

The ex-River Plate and Udinese man can be used on either flank in a 3-5-2 as a more offensive option, or as a CAM in the 3-5-2 along with playing in his most comfortable position as a winger in a 4-3-3. Having options like Pereyra will help Allegri greatly when it comes to squad rotation and late substitutions.

While we may not have gotten the World-Class winger or striker many Juventini dreamed of, myself being one of them, one thing Marotta and crew did focus on was building for the future and signing quality young players and selling Mirko and Quagliarella in the process.

One of Marotta’s many smart purchases regarding youth, after having signed and made profit from Simone Zaza (who has a buyback clause) and Ciro Immobile and having Manolo Gabbiadini and Domenico Berardi co-owned, “San Beppe” has managed to sign promising midfielder, Stefano Sturaro from Genoa.

There is no denying that at the moment Sturaro is simply raw talent and still has much to prove before wearing Bianconero, but Paratici and Marotta certainly have an eye for youth after signing half of both Zaza and Berardi last season who scored a combined 25 goals at Sassuolo last season.

With an aging core, Sturaro could be one of the many young options for Juventus in the future as his most comfortable position is as a Central Midfielder in practically any formation.

Last, but certainly not least, Marotta pulled off another stroke of genius in signing ex-Barcelona defender, Carlos Blanco Moreno. The 18-year-old Spanish Center Back—who was often referred to as “the new Pique”—will play this season with the Juve Primavera. Along with Rugani, Juventus could have a stellar Center Back pairing for the future now that Chiellini has recently turned 30 and Barzagli is 33.

Having snagged the young Spaniard from Barcelona after his contract expired and beating out Real Madrid in the process, it will be exciting to follow Moreno in the Primavera and I would certainly not be surprised if he does well and is on the first team in a couple of years.

Despite not signing the Di Maria’s or the Alexis Sanchez’s of the world, Beppe Marotta definitely had a strong summer and replaced many of the “bidoni” of the team like Peluso, Quagliarella and Vucinic, with quality signings. With new coach, Max Allegri, who is great tactically and especially in the Champions League, the scudetto-winning coach will have a new challenge and new names to deal with for the new season. Forza Juventus!

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    Moderator August 18, 2014 at 4:10 pm

    Probably the best Juventus related season preview i’ve read – An honest and frank assessment of where we stand now and the things to come, Fantastic work by new Juvefc writer Giak Passidomo

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    BLACK & WHITE August 18, 2014 at 7:58 pm

    Give this man a bell’s.

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    Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 18, 2014 at 10:21 pm

    Kinda off topic:

    2 days ago there was a report that benefica would go to fifa because Juve had ask Luisao to mutually terminate his contract in order to join Juve on a free transfer. I just read about it today, but isnt that simialr to what Moggi did.

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      JuventusVidal August 18, 2014 at 10:44 pm

      a lot of teams do that.

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        Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 18, 2014 at 11:43 pm

        Oh i had no idea…

        Then why are going to fifa for?

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          JuventusVidal August 19, 2014 at 1:30 am

          cuz technically it’s against the rules

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          philip_manila August 19, 2014 at 4:09 am

          Process is, Juve should have approached Sporting first before Luisao and his agent.

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            JuventusVidal August 19, 2014 at 3:45 pm

            luisao plays for benfica

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      DutchJuve August 19, 2014 at 12:44 am

      Moggi probably did alot more.

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        Marc Dominic Zaroli August 19, 2014 at 8:25 pm

        Yes.. Like bribe referees apparently

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          Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 19, 2014 at 8:52 pm

          We and he were found innocent of those charges somewhere between 2010-2012

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            DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 3:28 pm

            But we were found guilty of those charges somewhere around 2006. Moggi isn’t innocent and even if he is, he got us relegated for the first time in our history. Stop defending the guy, man.

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            Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 20, 2014 at 7:33 pm

            Why am i not gonna defend him? Because the FIGC took a crap all over his name like they attempted to with Conte and im supposed to just take their side?

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            DutchJuve August 21, 2014 at 5:43 am

            I didn’t say that, i said you shouldn’t defend someone who is clearly a criminal.

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            Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 21, 2014 at 6:08 am

            Is he CLEARLY a criminal? Do you know for a fact he did anything to label him as a criminal or are you just letting FIGC’s ruling let you believe that? I forgot all i knew on the topic, but i know he didnt bribe refs.

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 20, 2014 at 3:43 pm

            Okay not bribing but if chatting to a player who doesn’t play for us is illegal then chatting to the referee who is about to officiate our game is super illegal

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            Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 20, 2014 at 7:25 pm

            But everyone was doing it at the time, and we were one of the only ones who got punished for it and pinished for it harshly

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            DutchJuve August 21, 2014 at 5:44 am

            ”Everyone was doing it”. So if everyone robs a jewelry that makes it alright?

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            Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 21, 2014 at 6:10 am

            Not the same thing…

            What do you think Moggi did?

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    philip_manila August 19, 2014 at 4:16 am

    Question… Fellaini and Michu at Napoli, how do you think Napoli will be this season?

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      ImSoCool12345 August 19, 2014 at 5:01 am

      Lol Fellaini…

      Michu is good but Fellaini…

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        philip_manila August 19, 2014 at 5:53 am

        that’s what I also thought, but I had doubts after watching him during the world cup

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        DutchJuve August 19, 2014 at 2:37 pm

        Fellaini failed at United, succeeded at Everton. Who’s to say he will fail at Napoli?

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          ImSoCool12345 August 19, 2014 at 7:58 pm

          He didn’t succeed. He was just hyped by the EPL. He is not even close to world class.

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 19, 2014 at 8:24 pm

            Maybe not WC but he was fantastic every time I watched him while playing for Everton.

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            DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 3:26 pm

            Exactly.

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        GhentJuventus August 20, 2014 at 3:33 pm

        I think Fellaini is a class player, ideal for the premier league.

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      BelgianJuventino August 19, 2014 at 6:18 am

      If Fellaini can play like he was able to at Everton, he’s a solid signing for them

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        philip_manila August 19, 2014 at 8:20 am

        exactly..

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    Active-Camo16 August 19, 2014 at 9:23 am

    Found this…

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    Marc Dominic Zaroli August 19, 2014 at 2:03 pm

    https://www.football-italia.net/54554/juve-lose-out-manolas

    YYYEEEEEEEAAHHHSSSSSSS

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      DutchJuve August 19, 2014 at 2:34 pm

      Congrats :p

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      JuventusVidal August 19, 2014 at 3:44 pm

      now let’s sell ogbonna and get nastasic

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      BelgianJuventino August 19, 2014 at 5:44 pm

      xD

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    JuventusVidal August 19, 2014 at 7:27 pm

    napoli are down 1-0 to bilbao at home. lmao what a shit team

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      dinodelfino August 19, 2014 at 7:31 pm

      they need to pull there finger out,i got them on a accumalater lol.let downs…i can see bilbao scoring again.

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        BLACK & WHITE August 19, 2014 at 7:36 pm

        haha

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        JuventusVidal August 19, 2014 at 8:14 pm

        lol

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      GhentJuventus August 20, 2014 at 3:32 pm

      I hope they still pull through, this shit is hurting Italian football so bad.

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        dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:48 pm

        its gonna be hard for them now,but hope they do it.

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 2:42 pm

    Is anyone watching the juve game at 4.00pm?

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:07 pm

    tevez,1-0 after 1min 50 seconds lol

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:15 pm

    1-1 now

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      DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 3:24 pm

      Who scored for the primavera?

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        dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:29 pm

        roussos

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:17 pm

    2-1…tevez again

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    DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 3:29 pm

    Did Motta grow a beard or am i just mistaking him for someone else?

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      dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:31 pm

      whos next for the big beard?…padoin….gio?????lol

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        DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 3:32 pm

        Well i promised i would go and kill Padoin if he grew a beard to be like Pirlo, so i don’t recommend it for him :p If Gio grows a beard the midget jokes will only increase.

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          dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:33 pm

          kill padoin…..lol.

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            DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 3:33 pm

            I might get a gift from tpick if i do so.

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            dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:35 pm

            lol dude,grow it padoin…GROW IT!!!!LOL

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          Marc Dominic Zaroli August 20, 2014 at 3:41 pm

          He’d look like one of the 7 dwarfs if he did!

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            dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:42 pm

            haha…yeah!

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            DutchJuve August 20, 2014 at 4:51 pm

            Yes xD

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:40 pm

    carlos!!!!!!tut tut…great save by the keeper,tevez misses penalty

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:43 pm

    3-1…lichtsteiner

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    dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 3:49 pm

    peyrera and vitale,5-1 half-time

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    JuventusBuffon August 20, 2014 at 4:05 pm

    Great game so far, hoping to see more goals in the 2nd half.

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    JuventusBuffon August 20, 2014 at 4:37 pm

    Damn the match ended because of the fan stampede, Pogba did not look pleased at all

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      dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 4:42 pm

      bloody fans!!!!!!

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        JuventusBuffon August 20, 2014 at 4:55 pm

        Happens every year man, I’m sick of it.

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    Michael McHugh August 20, 2014 at 5:07 pm

    I have read reports that Juventus have completed a 12 million pound deal for Memphis Depay which have been coming from the english press whats the chances of that happening.

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      JuventusBuffon August 20, 2014 at 5:21 pm

      Read that too, I’m hoping this is true.

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        Michael McHugh August 20, 2014 at 5:38 pm

        He would be a very good signing and seeing that he would be coming from PSV his wages wouldnt be that big

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      dinodelfino August 20, 2014 at 5:57 pm

      this is wicked if it happens,this guy is good for us

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      Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 20, 2014 at 7:35 pm

      Only english press? Close to nothing.

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      JuventusVidal August 21, 2014 at 1:50 am

      id love it but i doubt itll happen

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    tpick August 21, 2014 at 3:20 am

    Apparently allegri had a platini poster on his wall as a child and looked up to him more than any other. That means allegri support(ed) Juve. Not bad allegri, not bad.

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      JuventusVidal August 21, 2014 at 12:59 pm

      then he went and talked shit about us

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        Marc Dominic Zaroli August 21, 2014 at 7:06 pm

        Zeman was a juventus fan.. You talk for the team you’re at, everyone knows that.

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          JuventusVidal August 22, 2014 at 5:12 pm

          i wouldn’t want zeman at juve either lol

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    BelgianJuventino August 21, 2014 at 5:53 am

    Typical Marotta, ffs https://football-italia.net/54652/ziegler-end-juve-contract

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      Marco Basile August 21, 2014 at 11:13 am

      Bro that’s freakin’ great news?

      Ziegler was just sucking money out of Juve’s wallet. Haven’t even played one game for us in 3 years and nobody seem to want to pay for his permanent transfer.

      I think this is the best news in the last couple weeks!

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        BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 7:29 am

        He never even tried to sell him or play him, it’s been a complete waste of funds and now he doesn’t even try to sell him. As if there is nobody that would buy him, he’s a decent LB. Even if it was just for a million, I would have been fine with this. But no, he’s showing once again he can’t sell jack shit to anyone
        Really, this guy wouldn’t even succeed in selling Messi for over 30mill

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      philip_manila August 22, 2014 at 2:36 am

      Actually, it was not MArotta’s fault. Del Neri wanted him for that next season. Then, he was replaced by Conte. And Conte does not want Zeigler.

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        BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 7:37 am

        I know, but not even bothering to sell him is what annoys me, he’s incapable of selling players for their value

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    Marco Basile August 21, 2014 at 11:14 am

    Well..

    Premier League got the best of us again it seems.

    Arsenal have agreed a 6M signing of Rabiot while Liverpool seem to take Balotelli for only 20M. (I’m still a huge fan of the guy and would’ve loved seeing him at Juve)

    On the other hand, Insigne seem to be in trouble at Napoli.
    Well, why not swoop him up to fill that treq role?

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      JuveMondo August 21, 2014 at 2:50 pm

      His mother, who is his agent, said she prefers juve over arsenal so ideally arsenal doesn’t get this deal done and he comes to juve on free next summer

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        GhentJuventus August 21, 2014 at 5:02 pm

        I hope you’re right but this means little, Arsenal has a great reputation developing youth products and French players.

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          JuveMondo August 21, 2014 at 5:11 pm

          I am just being hopeful at this point. There were also rumors earlier about rabiot making a deal with us to come after next season on free. Hopefully he follows Pogba and Coman that way we will have the future of France on our team

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          Marc Dominic Zaroli August 21, 2014 at 7:05 pm

          So do we, well french anyway

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    JuventusVidal August 21, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    according to immobile, he had talked to conte during last season and conte had wanted him back but the juve management didn’t want him and decided to sell him

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      Marc Dominic Zaroli August 21, 2014 at 7:05 pm

      Link..

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        JuventusVidal August 22, 2014 at 1:44 pm

        Saw it on twitter. Adam digby’s I think

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      Marco Basile August 21, 2014 at 7:09 pm

      I read that too..

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      tpick August 22, 2014 at 2:30 am

      What a bunch of douches.

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    JuventusVidal August 21, 2014 at 2:43 pm

    vierie: today moggi made the best deal in the history of milan lmao

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      Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 22, 2014 at 12:34 am

      *Galliani

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        JuventusVidal August 22, 2014 at 1:43 pm

        Lol my bad

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    JuventusVidal August 21, 2014 at 4:26 pm

    materazzi. god how i hate this fucker

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UfCswCLDag

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      Marc Dominic Zaroli August 21, 2014 at 7:04 pm

      The fact he nominated zidane was brilliant! I can’t despise him, he’s a World Cup winner! Scored the levelling goal in the final too! Plus.. He knew not to get the juventus shirt wet, it’s too valuable so he took it off and wet that raggy t shirt he had on under it

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        ImSoCool12345 August 21, 2014 at 7:57 pm

        He caused the penalty. Not much of a winner. He redeemed himself, yes, but the winner, no.

        As for the Juve shirt, that was completely out of line… This challenge is not supposed to have anything to do with football. I don’t understand Italian so can you explain what he meant with the Zidane shirt? Was that supposed to be an insult or was he showing respect to Zidane?

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          juve_mike August 21, 2014 at 8:08 pm

          he scored a penalty too… and got Zidane wound up so much he head butted him, then Italy went on to win 😉

          how can you hate him!?

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            Michael McHugh August 21, 2014 at 10:33 pm

            Fuck Materazzi and all belonging to him

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 22, 2014 at 1:53 am

            Nah, forza matarazzi and all the 2006 squad.

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            ImSoCool12345 August 22, 2014 at 2:22 am

            Forza 2006 but fuck Materazzi. I can’t believe you like this guy despite all his hatred toward Juve.

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            RUDY ARIS August 22, 2014 at 3:36 pm

            I like the guy. I hate Inter but I like the guy. He was one of those guys you love to play against; but then you also want him on your side.

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            Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 22, 2014 at 8:09 pm

            I want to like the guy, but hes too much of a merdista for me to like him.

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 22, 2014 at 9:25 pm

            He’s an inter fan, they hate us just the way we hate them.. Why would I hate him for a footballing rivalry? He did so much good in the Italy shirt and thats what matters to me

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            Michael McHugh August 22, 2014 at 12:21 pm

            Wearing a T-shirt with a picture of the defender holding the Champions League trophy and the words “Do you want this too?” in reference to Juventus’ request for Inter to be stripped of their 2005-06 Serie A title as a result of match-fixing allegations that formed part of the Italian football’s ‘Calciopoli Scandal.’

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 22, 2014 at 1:52 am

            As a juventus fan i don’t really like him but as an Italy fan i love him so overall I like him.. He’s quite the dick but in a funny way I think

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          RUDY ARIS August 21, 2014 at 8:24 pm

          that was a dive.

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            ImSoCool12345 August 22, 2014 at 2:22 am

            But he still caused the penalty. Lol.

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          Marc Dominic Zaroli August 22, 2014 at 1:51 am

          No, someone diving caused the penalty.

          He just popped it down, how on earth could that ever be seen as an insult?

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            ImSoCool12345 August 22, 2014 at 2:26 am

            He threw it away. It can be seen as an insult the way he threw it off and replaced it with an Inter shirt. Can’t say unless you know Italian.

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 22, 2014 at 9:23 pm

            He said nothing when he popped it down, anyone who sees that as an insult has serious issues.

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            ImSoCool12345 August 23, 2014 at 3:45 am

            Once again, unless we know what he said we can’t judge.

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            Marc Dominic Zaroli August 23, 2014 at 1:58 pm

            Watch the video again, he says nothing when taking off the top and putting it down. Even if he had said something when putting it down so what? Its a football top not the bloody shroud of turin. Ps. He says nothing insulting in the video.

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      tpick August 22, 2014 at 2:33 am

      How can you hate the biggest troll of all time? I hope Zizou sees this and laughs, its been long enough.

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    Marco Basile August 22, 2014 at 12:27 pm

    Almost official: Balotelli joins Liverpool for 20M.

    And Juve are tracking Arsenal and Chelsea outcasts Podolski and Torres.

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      JuventusBuffon August 22, 2014 at 1:28 pm

      I would love to have Poldi..

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      DutchJuve August 22, 2014 at 3:16 pm

      I don’t want either of those. And Balotelli to Liverpool is ridiculous.

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      BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 8:18 pm

      Ffs those two are useless.. Well maybe not useless but far from what we need at Juve.
      Also Balo to Liverpool continues to make no sense to me, but I guess it will happen anyway

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        Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 22, 2014 at 8:21 pm

        Torres is useless and Podolski is so meeh at club level.

        I guess Milan just wanted get rid of Balo. Funny how there was a 99.8 chance he was staying at milan

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          BelgianJuventino August 23, 2014 at 5:56 am

          Exactly. Podolski wasn’t even called up for Germany either I think. Torres can’t hit a cow even if he sits on it and Podolski, I have no clue what he has that Juve would need

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            DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:34 pm

            I think shooting a ball while sitting on a cow is quite hard actually.

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            BelgianJuventino August 23, 2014 at 3:33 pm

            I didn’t say he had to use his feet 😛

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      tpick August 22, 2014 at 9:10 pm

      For 20m Juve are dumb for not looking into getting him. Balotelli running backwards and playing with his hands is still worth 15m.

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    JuventusBuffon August 22, 2014 at 1:29 pm

    HAHAHA!!!!

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      DutchJuve August 22, 2014 at 3:15 pm

      Where does he live?

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        RUDY ARIS August 22, 2014 at 4:00 pm

        put the ax down, you crazy Dutchman.

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          DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:17 am

          It’s not an axe, it’s a rusty scissor. It worked great last time.

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        JuventusBuffon August 22, 2014 at 10:31 pm

        He’s not worth it bro *Holds you back*

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          DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:17 am

          You didn’t hold me back when i wanted to kill Marotta, you even delivered the murder weapon :p

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            JuventusBuffon August 23, 2014 at 2:47 am

            Hmm fine, you may proceed. Don’t forget to dispose the body in the swamp.

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            DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:32 pm

            Don’t worry, ever since i started watching Dexter, i’ve become an expert in disposing bodies.

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      BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 8:17 pm

      Gotta say, pretty funny move there xD

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    JuventusVidal August 22, 2014 at 2:37 pm

    lol agnelli doing the ice bucket challenge. marotta made me crack up haha

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DgQIwogQnko&feature=youtu.be

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      BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 8:17 pm

      lol choosing Tavecchio to do it too xD

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      tpick August 22, 2014 at 9:13 pm

      I’m surprised beppe didn’t miss… It’d been funnier if he was looking with the lazy eye and dumped it beside Agnelli.

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      Giova_Juventino August 22, 2014 at 11:25 pm

      lmaoooo marottas face xD

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    JuventusVidal August 22, 2014 at 3:42 pm

    pogba is rumored to be close to signing a 5mil per season deal for next five years. hopefully that can convince him to stay a couple more years by which time we can have a team that can challenge for the CL which will convince him to stay longer. i know i’m being optimistic but it’s not too far fetched

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      RUDY ARIS August 22, 2014 at 3:59 pm

      5 mill a year at 21 and playing for Juve…sounds pretty sweet to me.

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        BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 8:16 pm

        You had me at the Juve part. Also at the 5 mill a year part .
        xD

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          DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:16 am

          I’d play for Juve for 1 mill a year…

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            JuventusVidal August 23, 2014 at 2:28 am

            i’d play for juve for free haha

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            Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 23, 2014 at 5:31 am

            Same here. Damn mercenary Dutch!

            Tho i would ask for food and shelter

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            DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:31 pm

            This haha. You’re gonna have to live even when playing for Juve. It would be enough for me to sleep at the Juventus stadium, get food there and then i’ll play for free. Or maybe i can sleep at Buffon’s house 😀

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      BelgianJuventino August 22, 2014 at 8:15 pm

      Lets pray, you never know :p

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      Papilaya(John)™★★★ August 22, 2014 at 8:29 pm

      5 mill a season? Boy do some footballers have it good.

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    JuventusVidal August 22, 2014 at 5:28 pm

    lol vucinic nominated conte and guarin for the ice bucket challenge.

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    Marc Dominic Zaroli August 22, 2014 at 9:21 pm

    https://youtu.be/8BVcyCBMzNQ

    #pirloisnotimpressed lol

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      DutchJuve August 23, 2014 at 1:15 am

      That is hilarious 😀

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      JuventusVidal August 23, 2014 at 2:29 am

      i’d go surfing lol. not that i kno how to surf but that shouldn’t be a problem

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        RUDY ARIS August 23, 2014 at 5:21 am

        the singer is hot.

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          Marc Dominic Zaroli August 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm

          The.. The opera singer?

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            RUDY ARIS August 24, 2014 at 3:12 am

            yes, she is to me. and that dress…

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    Moderator August 23, 2014 at 9:01 am

    New thread for Todays Trofeo TIM