Higuain: ‘Juventus kicked me out’

Gonzalo Higuain explained the reasons behind his departure from Juventus this summer, confirming that the club ‘kicked him out’ to make room for Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Argentine striker join the Rossoneri in July shortly after the arrival of CR7 but Pipa believes things went sour before then
“From the day of the Coppa Italia final I had an idea that something had broken,” Higuain told Gazzetta dello Sport.
“And then they took Ronaldo. The decision to leave wasn’t mine, I gave everything for Juventus and won a lot of trophies.
“Then Cristiano arrived and the club wanted to make a leap in quality and they told me I couldn’t stay, and that they were trying to find a solution. The best solution was Milan.
“Revenge against Juve? No, not at all. I only feel affection because they treated me very well. My teammates and the fans treated me really well, but I never asked to leave. Basically, as everyone says, they kicked me out.
“I immediately felt great love from Milan and they convinced me.
“What would I take from Juventus? They score and then they win, whereas we’re a team that scores but have to think about winning 6-3 or 7-4.
“We have to score and win like they do, and have their winning mentality in the defensive phase. We need to learn to score and then close out the match like Juventus do, they’re war machines.
“Obviously they also feel pressure when their opponents score, but so far no-one has been able to take the Scudetto from them.
“Max Allegri? He improved me in some aspects, how to help the team defend and how to attack the goal.
“Aurelio De Laurentiis? No, but it’s all of our faults, not his…
“Lavezzi left on bad terms, Cavani the same. With  Sarri on the bench he was already contacting another Coach and he got €94m for me.
“Everyone has had problems with him and people insult others. I have nothing negative to say about the Napoli fans, those were three beautiful years.
“They loved me and now they hate me. One day I’ll say what I think, but right now I can’t.”
The post Higuain: ‘Juventus kicked me out’ appeared first on Juvefc.com.

Empoli 1-2 Juventus Player Ratings
Sunday October 28, 2018

Juventus went a goal behind but a brace from Cristiano Ronaldo helped secure a vital 2-1 victory over a resilient Empoli side.   Juventus Player Ratings Wojciech Szczęsny: Commanding in his area and made a few good claims, but he could do little on the Empoli goal. A spectator for large spells but he remained […]

Buffon: ‘Ronaldo signing kept players at Juventus’
Tuesday December 04, 2018

Gianluigi Buffon asserts that ‘others could’ve left’ Juventus had Cristiano Ronaldo not joined the club this summer. The Bianconeri legend left Turin in the summer, ending a 17-year tenure with Juve, before joining Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer. “I think, speaking in a friendly way with the President after such a long and stressful […]

The post Buffon: ‘Ronaldo signing kept players at Juventus’ appeared first on W88live.

The post Empoli 1-2 Juventus Player Ratings appeared first on W88live.

Deep, talented roster gives New Canaan girls ice hockey the look of a champion
Friday December 07, 2018

All-State defender Jess Eccleston returns as a senior co-captain of the New Canaan girls ice hockey team this winter. — Dave Stewart photo The New Canaan girls ice hockey program has always had strong numbers, a factor which has helped make the team a yearly contender in both the FCIAC and state tournaments. One look […]

The post Deep, talented roster gives New Canaan girls ice hockey the look of a champion appeared first on W88live.