Pirlo no longer ruling out striker swoop amid Dzeko and Scamacca hyperlinks
Andrea Pirlo revealed he hopes to signal a striker sooner than the transfer window closes if the real replacement arises after Juventus beat Bologna 2-0 in Serie A on Sunday.
Roma frontman Edin Dzeko and Sassuolo’s Gianluca Scamacca – who is on mortgage at Genoa – were linked with a chase to Juve before the February 1 lower-off date.
Dzeko turn into uncared for of Roma’s squad for their 4-3 decide over Spezia on Saturday, main to additional speculation he may perhaps maybe well perhaps be on his plot out of the membership.
Scamacca, Olivier Giroud, Fernando Llorente and Graziano Pelle have also been talked about as doable signings for the Bianconeri.
Pirlo talked about he would prefer so to add more firepower to his squad after objectives from Arthur and Weston McKennie moved the champions into fourth role in Serie A, seven aspects within the abet of leaders Milan with a game in hand.
“We’re observing what happens, there is no longer great around,” Juve head coach Pirlo advised Sky Sport Italia when requested about the doable of going into the market.
“We close no longer have the duty , that is also a final-minute thing and if there is a chance to capture it we are able to be relaxed.”
Arthur scored his first Juve purpose in fortuitous vogue with a long-vary strike that took a immense deflection within the most predominant half of and McKennie sealed all three aspects with a header 19 minutes from time.