Pirlo no longer ruling out striker swoop amid Dzeko and Scamacca links
Andrea Pirlo published he hopes to signal a striker earlier than the switch window closes if the ethical 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 pass to Juve earlier than the February 1 minimize-off date.
Dzeko used to be disregarded of Roma’s squad for his or her 4-3 take over Spezia on Saturday, ensuing in additional hypothesis he would be on his means out of the membership.
Scamacca, Olivier Giroud, Fernando Llorente and Graziano Pelle have also been talked about as doubtless signings for the Bianconeri.
Pirlo acknowledged he would adore so that you can add extra firepower to his squad after targets from Arthur and Weston McKennie moved the champions into fourth put in Serie A, seven aspects within the abet of leaders Milan with a game in hand.
“We are watching what occurs, there may maybe be no longer worthy spherical,” Juve head coach Pirlo told Sky Sport Italia when asked about the doubtless of going into the market.
“We invent no longer have the duty , it’s a ways going to be a final-minute bellow and if there is a likelihood to exhaust it we are going to be succesful to be jubilant.”
Arthur scored his first Juve goal in fortuitous trend with a prolonged-differ strike that took a worthy deflection within the first half of and McKennie sealed all three aspects with a header 19 minutes from time.