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Thursday November 3 2016
Isla: ‘Not good enough for Juventus’

Cagliari wing-back Mauricio Isla admits he may not have been “up to the level” of Juventus.

The Chilean international joined the Bianconeri from Udinese in 2012, but couldn’t hold down a place in the team and joined the Isolani in a €4m move this summer.

“I accepted the move from Juventus to Cagliari with great enthusiasm,” Isla explained to Corriere dello Sport.

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Sunday October 30 2016
Giovinco vs Pirlo for MLS history

With Sebastian Giovinco and Andrea Pirlo set to play the biggest match of their MLS careers, Marco D'Onofrio sets the scene. 

By 5.30pm on a Wednesday evening, you couldn't find a single seat in any one of the numerous pubs in Toronto's Liberty Village. Toronto FC was just two hours away from their first ever home playoff match, and fans left work early to flock to the neighbourhood surrounding the stadium in anticipation of the spectacle that was to come.

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Saturday October 29 2016
Stars predict Juventus-Napoli

Figures including Carlo Ancelotti, Claudio Ranieri, Cesare Prandelli, Walter Zenga and Andrea Pirlo predict Juventus-Napoli, but see Roma as Scudetto contenders.

The showdown kicks off tonight at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview.

It is first against third in the Serie A standings, while Roma sit between them and hope to take advantage of any slip-ups.

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Saturday October 22 2016
Pirlo: 'Unpredictable Milan-Juve'

Andrea Pirlo believes “anything can happen” in tonight’s Milan-Juventus showdown, but won’t be drawn on who he wants to win.

It kicks off at San Siro at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview.

New York City FC midfielder Pirlo has played for both clubs in his career, so is eager to stay on the fence.

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Saturday October 22 2016
Juve: 'Thiago Silva a Pirlo bargain...'

Beppe Marotta hinted at a Juventus swoop for Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva. “This reminds me of the opportunity for Andrea Pirlo.”

The Bianconeri director general sat down to speak with Rai Sport about the current transfer market, including the status of Brazil international Thiago Silva.

His contract is due to expire in June 2017 and so far no agreement has been reached on a renewal, meaning he could be a free agent.

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Tuesday October 18 2016
Juninho: ‘Pjanic is class’

Juninho Pernambucano believes Miralem Pjanic is “among the best” at free-kicks, and that Juventus can win the Champions League.

The Brazilian is regarded as one of the best free-kick takers of all time, and played alongside the Bosnian when they were both at Lyon, the club the Bianconeri face tonight.

“He had personality, talent and a desire to learn,” Juninho recalled in an interview with Gazzetta dello Sport.

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Sunday October 9 2016
Giovinco: ‘MLS can be one of the best’

Sebastian Giovinco is convinced that Major League Soccer can become one of the leading Leagues in world football.

The 29-year-old Italian joined Canadian team Toronto FC from Juventus in 2015, where he has since scored 40 goals in 67 appearances.

Although the forward is critical of certain rules and regulations that exist in MLS, he believes the League has the potential to thrive in the future.

“There are too many regulations and I think that is the problem with this League,” Giovinco commented.

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Sunday October 9 2016
Pirlo: 'What I love about MLS'

Andrea Pirlo loves the “coming together” of fans in MLS and is glad he joined New York City FC.

The midfielder was one of the first big names to make it over the Atlantic.

“It was a new League for me, but above all I wanted to come to America,” Pirlo told Sky Sport Italia.

“It represents a new and different experience for me in a State that fascinated me. I also got the opportunity to study a new language.

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Monday October 3 2016
Agent: ‘Locatelli is like Pirlo’

Manuel Locatelli’s agent describes the Milan youngster as “a little Andrea Pirlo” after his performance against Sassuolo.

The 18-year-old scored his first Rossoneri goal to help his side to a 4-3 win and was so overcome that he was in tears in a post-match interview.

“We’re very happy,” Stefano Castelnovo confirmed to MilanNews.

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Tuesday September 13 2016
Pirlo: ‘Juventus like PSG’

Andrea Pirlo believes Juventus are the Paris Saint-Germain of Serie A, and confirms contact with Inter.

The veteran midfielder left the Bianconeri to join New York City FC in MLS in the summer of 2015, and has given his opinion on the Italian top-flight from his outsiders’ viewpoint.

“Looking at Italian football from the outside, it’s not that bad,” Pirlo assured Sky.

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