Sunday March 13 2011
Aquilani: 'Shot ourselves in the foot'

Alberto Aquilani maintains Juventus do not have a psychological issue, but “we did shoot ourselves in the foot.”

The Bianconeri were leading 2-0 at the Stadio Dino Manuzzi last night, but with Marco Motta sent off they were eventually caught 2-2 by Cesena.

“We did shoot ourselves in the foot. When you're 2-0 up, then you have to control the situation a lot better, even if it was all more difficult with 10 men,” said the midfielder.

“I don't think it was a psychological issue at all. If we had remained XI against XI, then it would've been a completely different game.”

Ex-Roma star Aquilani was asked for his opinion on this afternoon's Derby della Capitale.

“I'd better shut up, otherwise someone might get cross...”