Pirlo now not ruling out striker swoop amid Dzeko and Scamacca hyperlinks
Andrea Pirlo published he hopes to signal a striker sooner than the transfer window closes if the factual 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 loan at Genoa – had been linked with a transfer to Juve earlier than the February 1 closing date.
Dzeko became once left out of Roma’s squad for his or her 4-3 protect shut over Spezia on Saturday, main to extra speculation he will almost definitely be on his way out of the club.
Scamacca, Olivier Giroud, Fernando Llorente and Graziano Pelle comprise moreover been talked about as ability signings for the Bianconeri.
Pirlo talked about he would take care of so as to add extra firepower to his squad after targets from Arthur and Weston McKennie moved the champions into fourth location in Serie A, seven aspects at the back of leaders Milan with a sport in hand.
“We are looking out at what occurs, there could be now not extraordinary spherical,” Juve head coach Pirlo knowledgeable Sky Sport Italia when requested about the replacement of going into the market.
“We attain now not comprise the responsibility , that is also a perfect-minute part and if there could be a risk to consume it we will be at ease.”
Arthur scored his first Juve aim in fortuitous style with a lengthy-fluctuate strike that took a sizable deflection in the essential half of and McKennie sealed all three aspects with a header 19 minutes from time.