Pirlo no longer ruling out striker swoop amid Dzeko and Scamacca links
Andrea Pirlo revealed he hopes to signal a striker sooner than the switch window closes if the most realistic doubtless alternative arises after Juventus beat Bologna 2-0 in Serie A on Sunday.
Roma frontman Edin Dzeko and Sassuolo’s Gianluca Scamacca – who’s on loan at Genoa – were linked with a cross to Juve forward of the February 1 decrease-off date.
Dzeko became as soon as no longer eminent of Roma’s squad for his or her 4-3 take over Spezia on Saturday, leading to further speculation he will be on his advance out of the membership.
Scamacca, Olivier Giroud, Fernando Llorente and Graziano Pelle absorb also been talked about as skill signings for the Bianconeri.
Pirlo said he would desire so as to add extra firepower to his squad after targets from Arthur and Weston McKennie moved the champions into fourth space in Serie A, seven aspects within the lend a hand of leaders Milan with a game in hand.
“We are watching what occurs, there’ll not be any longer critical around,” Juve head coach Pirlo suggested Sky Sport Italia when asked in regards to the probability of going into the market.
“We attain no longer absorb the responsibility , it is also a final-minute thing and if there is a replace for absorb interplay it we are able to be glad.”
Arthur scored his first Juve goal in fortuitous sort with a prolonged-vary strike that took a mountainous deflection within the main half and McKennie sealed all three aspects with a header 19 minutes from time.