Juventus manager Andrea Pirlo spoke to DAZN microphones after his team’s 1-4 win against Bologna.
With this win, and Napoli’s 1-1 draw against Hellas Verona, Juventus manager to secure a Champions League spot.
“For me it was important to continue the work started this summer. We won the Italian Cup and brought the team to the Champions League, it was very important.”
“We leave the words to those who will have to decide the future, I have always worked hard to bring the team to the goal.”
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” I see a stronger Juve, aware of its abilities. These players don’t even know how strong they are.”
“Rabiot had an incredible season finale, he took the pressure off, he proved to be a unique midfielder. He has physical and technical qualities of a champion.”
“Then I got to know the others better and managed to put them in the best conditions.”
“We are on the right path when we put everyone’s sacrifice and we run as a team.”
“When you do an extra run for your partner, the results become easier to achieve. When we felt a bit of fear we tightened, we pushed on the fire and the desire we had.”
“I see myself 100% on the Juve bench but it’s not me who decides. We enjoy this victory and then we will talk about it with the club.”
“I have never had fear. A little routine to create the right spirit was not easy, it took me some time to join the team and impose principles.”
“It was not easy to join Juventus as the first coach in a team of champions. They gave me availability, they made me grow and I thank them. This year, everything that happened helped me a lot.”
“It is normal for a player like him to change the level of the team. Unfortunately we never had hom available. He had an injury, an infection, a knee problem and when he came back he wasn’t 100%.”
“But we all know his qualities, it’s normal that we missed him, let’s see what the future holds for us.”