Pirlo no longer ruling out striker swoop amid Dzeko and Scamacca links
Andrea Pirlo revealed he hopes to signal a striker earlier than the switch window closes if the real 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 mortgage at Genoa – had been linked with a switch to Juve earlier than the February 1 cleave-off date.
Dzeko modified into once no longer illustrious of Roma’s squad for their 4-3 assemble over Spezia on Saturday, main to additional speculation he might maybe well be on his formulation out of the membership.
Scamacca, Olivier Giroud, Fernando Llorente and Graziano Pelle bag additionally been talked about as doable signings for the Bianconeri.
Pirlo acknowledged he would prefer so that you just can add more firepower to his squad after dreams from Arthur and Weston McKennie moved the champions into fourth predicament in Serie A, seven parts in the succor of leaders Milan with a game in hand.
“We’re gazing what happens, there might be not any longer much around,” Juve head coach Pirlo advised Sky Sport Italia when requested regarding the chance of going into the market.
“We produce no longer bag the duty , this will be a closing-minute component and if there might be a probability to opt it we would be joyful.”
Arthur scored his first Juve purpose in fortuitous model with a long-vary strike that took a huge deflection in the first half of and McKennie sealed all three parts with a header 19 minutes from time.