JUVENTUS stars are “confused” by Andrea Pirlo’s techniques with the staff struggling to win with out famous person Cristiano Ronaldo, based on stories.
Andrea Pirlo’s techniques are reportedly complicated Juventus starsCredit score: Getty Photos
The newest instance is Saturday’s 1-1 draw away to newly-promoted Benevento, a sport which noticed goal-scorer Alvaro Morata despatched off after the ultimate whistle.
After the sport, Pirlo confirmed that Ronaldo was rested as a precaution and urged his staff to play their sport in his absence.
Pirlo mentioned: “Already Wednesday within the Champions League he had an issue, however he had determined to play, It’s regular for somebody to get drained and relaxation.
“This time it was Ronaldo’s flip, others subsequent. Ronaldo is an added worth, however when he’s not there we now have to play our sport.
“He was drained, he wanted to relaxation. If you play so many shut matches it occurs.
“Actual Madrid was depending on him, Juventus was, He’s a catalyst, when there’s a such a robust participant, it’s regular for the sport to develop on him.
“It’s not simply us hooked on Ronaldo, nevertheless it occurs typically that he’s not there and we have to enhance in these matches.”
Juventus are struggling to see off video games with out Cristiano RonaldoCredit score: Getty Photos
Pirlo’s evaluation rings true, Juventus look like overly reliant on five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo.
Within the seven video games performed throughout all competitions this season with Ronaldo current, Juventus have gone on to win 5 and draw two.
Supervisor Andrea Pirlo solely pockets £1.6million-per-year after taking cost of the membership
Nonetheless, within the 5 video games with out him they solely managed to win as soon as, draw three, and misplaced the opposite to Barcelona.
Juventus have picked up 17 factors from an out there 27 within the Serie A this season, they usually sit 4th within the desk, six factors behind league leaders AC Milan.
The Outdated Girl have additionally dropped factors away at Crotone, Roma and Lazio, in addition to a 1-1 draw at dwelling to Verona – they’re nevertheless, but to be overwhelmed within the league.