Max is BACK

28 July 2021

The above is just an overview. With some choice comments from the total presentation found below. “I must thank Real Madrid president for the opportunity he gave me. I picked Juventus because of my love for this club and because I believe in this young team. It’s going to be amusing to coach these players, […]

Maurizio Arrivabene arrives at Juve aws CEO

Filling the abyss and Mr Arrives Well

1 July 2021

CONFERRAL OF PROXIES RELATING TO THE FOOTBALL AREA TO THE DIRECTOR OFADMINISTRATION MAURIZIO ARRIVABENE The Board of Directors examined the impacts deriving from the continuation of the Covid-19 pandemic andupdated the related estimates. Compared to the forecasts of the Development Plan for the years 2019/24, theoverall economic impact of the direct and indirect negative effects […]

chi-lo-fa-il-mercato? and…Is Max coming home?

27 May 2021

The first shockwave erupted from Turin last night when news broke of Paratici leaving after 11 years at the club. It came as no major surprise and whilst I am happy to see him go, he deserves due credit for his pivotal part played in our startling success of the last decade. His departure also […]

Rumours and rambling

26 May 2021

I am glad to find Gattuso signing for Fiorentina as was dismayed to learn of a few sources suggesting he was being seriously considered by the Juve board hunkered down in their bunker, cut off from both the world and any sense of logic. For whilst I would have preferred him to Pirlo, I would […]

A damn muddle…

6 May 2021

It will come as little surprise to anyone who has been following Pirlo’s tactical circling around a tangled mess of lofty idealism and arrogant refusal to begin with the basics, to find the following analysis> Juventus have failed to find an identity under Andrea Pirlo and that’s hardly surprising considering he used 34 different line-ups […]

JUVE SHAMBLES – WHAT NEXT? (open thread)

27 April 2021

Pirlo to remain if we manage 4th or even 5th? or perhaps shipped out as Max returns? Andrea Agnelli to be replaced by…Alessandro Nasi? Paratici and Nedved OUT…Lippi and Marotta IN??? Will John Elkann act to save the sinking ship?? Why are AC Milan doing everything they can to help us?? Pirlo trialling a 3-5-2 […]

Will Cristiano Ronaldo be available for Barcelona?

23 October 2020

So far Cristiano Ronaldo has not shown any symptoms of a coronavirus, a pre-match assessment will be made before the Barcelona tie and Juventus will determine whether he will play the game or not. The club are understandably eager to have the player available and will certainly take the latest possible testing measures to give […]