“According to estimates, 360 European top flight clubs will need capital increases totalling around 6 billion within 12 to 24 months,” he added. The Germany international won the Serie A title in all five of his seasons in Turin, making 145 appearances in all competitions, scoring 21 goals and creating 13 assists. Juventus veteran Sami Khedira has been left off the club's list of 23 players to play in the upcoming Champions League group stage. But for Pirlo, his Juventus are "under construction, a young team who need to gain experience". Over his 40-year career, Lucescu has coached the Romanian and Turkish national teams as well as clubs in Romania, Italy, Turkey, Ukraine and Russia. Juventus. "It's a competition that I'm accustomed to. (or get ESPN+, Hulu & Disney+ for $12.99/mo. Lucescu, 75, and 41-year-old Pirlo have both taken over their respective clubs this season. "Above all, he never came on the pitch to do nothing, he was decisive. Juventus and Barcelona were paired in the group stage of the 2017-18 season -- Ronaldo’s last in Madrid when he helped Real win a fourth Champions League title in five seasons. Copyright © 2020 Goal.com All rights reserved. Agnelli also spoke of former coach Sarri’s lack of chemistry with the squad before being replaced by club legend Andrea Pirlo after the Champions League exit to Lyon. And it was the former Romanian international who gave a 16-year-old Pirlo his first Serie A start in the Italian's hometown club Brescia 25 years ago. But first up are Lucescu's Ukrainian league runners-up. The decision made by new coach Andrea Pirlo effectively means the 33-year-old is no longer in Juventus' plans for the campaign, having failed to be selected in either of their two Serie A squads since the start of the season. Federico Cherubini has been appointed Football Director, reporting to Fabio Paratici, who maintains the direct responsibility for the first team. For Lucescu, who won six league titles as a player with Dinamo Bucharest in the 1960s and 1970s, seeing Pirlo on the opposition bench comes as no surprise. "As well as being a creative player, he was someone who organised everything, which is yet another skill.". Juventus. Juventus are claiming they should be awarded a 3-0 walkover win despite Napoli's inability to travel after Piotr Zielinski and Eljif Elmas tested positive. Juventus veteran Sami Khedira has been left off the club's list of 23 players to play in the upcoming Champions League group stage. The Turin giants also announced an organisational restructuring into a “Football Area” and a “Business Area”. Milan (AFP) – Juventus president Andrea Agnelli reflected Thursday on a “bittersweet season” for the Italian champions with losses of 89.7 million euros ($105 million) despite lifting a ninth consecutive Serie A trophy. His most famous individual moment in Juve colours came when he scored his only career hat-trick in a 6-2 win against Udinese in October 2017. "I tried to stop last year, because I've worked for 50 years without a break, but it was impossible. for Peacock Premium, Includes Premier League TV channel plus movies, TV shows & more.