Roberto Donadoni admits “it felt a bit weird seeing Alessandro Matri score against Cagliari” in a Juventus jersey.
Matri was playing for the Sardinians up until transfer deadline day on Monday, but bagged a brace for his new club at the Stadio Sant'Elia.
“It felt a bit weird seeing Matri score against Cagliari and for our opponents just a few days after he was here celebrating with us,” confessed Coach Donadoni.
“What can I say? He certainly didn't make Cagliari happy this evening.”
Although Robert Acquafresca had been able to equalise, the Bianconeri emerged 3-1 winners.
“The team reacted well at the start of the second half, then we paid a heavy price for some naive moments.
“You feel the psychological blow when the third goal goes in and it is difficult to get back up that hill.”
Tickets for the Champions League final between Juventus and Real Madrid are still on sale with reseller Viagogo - Click to find out more