Pirlo no longer ruling out striker swoop amid Dzeko and Scamacca links
Andrea Pirlo published he hopes to signal a striker sooner than the switch window closes if the honest opportunity arises after Juventus beat Bologna 2-0 in Serie A on Sunday.
Roma frontman Edin Dzeko and Sassuolo’s Gianluca Scamacca – who is on loan at Genoa – had been linked with a mosey to Juve forward of the February 1 closing date.
Dzeko used to be overlooked of Roma’s squad for their 4-3 retract over Spezia on Saturday, main to further speculation he would possibly perchance be on his manner out of the membership.
Scamacca, Olivier Giroud, Fernando Llorente and Graziano Pelle possess furthermore been mentioned as capability signings for the Bianconeri.
Pirlo said he would retract in an effort to add extra firepower to his squad after dreams from Arthur and Weston McKennie moved the champions into fourth field in Serie A, seven factors leisurely leaders Milan with a game in hand.
“We’re staring at what occurs, there is no longer essential around,” Juve head coach Pirlo instructed Sky Sport Italia when requested about the probability of going into the market.
“We salvage no longer possess the duty , this would possibly occasionally be a closing-minute thing and if there is a probability to consume it we would possibly perchance feel free.”
Arthur scored his first Juve goal in fortuitous vogue with a prolonged-vary strike that took a huge deflection in the first half and McKennie sealed all three factors with a header 19 minutes from time.