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Wednesday October 19 2011
Why Piazon snubbed Juve...

Brazilian teenager Lucas Piazon has no regrets about opting to join Chelsea rather than Juventus.

The 17-year-old was set to join the Old Lady after travelling to Italy to see the facilities on offer with the Italian giants.

However, just when a deal seemed to be done, he decided to move to the London club after the Blues agreed a deal with Sao Paulo.

"I chose Chelsea because I adore the Premier League," the attacking midfielder, likened to Kaka, told Sambafoot.

"I think that the way I play my football is suited to the Premiership, an intense League where they play to win.

"Juventus? Well, that was a nice association.

"Nobody has recognized me in London apart from a Juventus fan who asked me why I didn't join the Italian club…"

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