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Saturday June 22 2019
Bentancur: 'Win everything with Juve'

Rodrigo Bentancur said “the goal is to win everything next year” with Juventus after extending his contract to June 2024.

“It’s an incredible emotion, I am very happy to renew for another two years,” he told the official club website.

“I want to make the most of this opportunity, improve as much as possible and bring many titles to this club.

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Saturday June 22 2019
Official: Bentancur extends with Juve

Juventus have officially extended Uruguay international Rodrigo Bentancur’s contract to June 2024.

He will be 22 next week and was purchased from Boca Juniors in the summer of 2017 for €12.5m as part of the deal taking Carlos Tevez to Argentina.

His contract was due to expire in June 2022, but he has added another two years and significantly increased his salary.

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NEWS
Thursday June 13 2019
New deals for Bentancur and Rugani

Juventus have reportedly extended Daniele Rugani and Rodrigo Bentancur contracts to June 2024.

According to La Gazzetta dello Sport and other sources, the pair have already put pen to paper on their new deals.

Rugani is due to earn €3m per year net, while the 21-year-old Uruguay international picks up €2.7m.

An official announcement is expected soon.

Bentancur made 40 competitive appearances for Juve this season, with two goals and three assists.

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NEWS
Wednesday June 12 2019
Bentancur: No need to leave

Rodrigo Bentancur has pledged his commitment to Juventus. “They’re an incredible club. If it was up to me, I’d never leave.”

Juve are reportedly planning to overhaul their midfielder this summer, while Bentancur has been linked with a move to Atletico Madrid.

However, the Uruguayan told Corriere dello Sport: “I’m having a great time at Juventus, they’re an incredible club.

“If it was up to me, I’d never leave. I have no reason to. I don’t know anything about Atletico Madrid.

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Tuesday June 4 2019
Bentancur commits to Juventus

Rodrigo Bentancur has agreed a new contract holding him to Juventus until 2024, claim Sky Sport Italia, worth an initial €2.5m per season.

The Uruguay international turns 22 later this month and has been in Turin since the summer of 2017 in a €12.5m deal.

According to Gianluca Di Marzio, he has agreed a new deal with Juve until June 2024, adding two years to his previous contract.

There is a significant wage rise to an initial €2.5m per season, which will rise every year along with performance-related bonuses.

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Wednesday May 8 2019
Juve close on Barrenechea

Reports in Argentina claim Juventus are very close to Newell’s Old Boys midfielder Enzo Barrenechea, compared to Rodrigo Bentancur.

He turns 18 later this month and is part of the Argentina Under-20 international squad.

According to TyC Sports, Juve are on the verge of completing the transfer this summer.

Barrenechea has been compared to current Juve midfielder Bentancur, a Uruguay international, while he was born in the Cordoba area, just like Paulo Dybala.

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Wednesday April 10 2019
Bentancur: 'We have to win at home'

Rodrigo Bentancur insists the 1-1 away draw with Ajax changes nothing for Juventus. “We always knew we had to win at home.”

Cristiano Ronaldo and David Neres scored either side of half-time in Amsterdam, but Douglas Costa hit the woodwork late on in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final.

“They found the spaces and scored straight away, but now we have to win at home and we knew we always would do,” Bentancur told Sky Sport Italia.

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Tuesday April 9 2019
Juventus face Ajax decisions

There are two big decisions yet to be made for the Juventus starting XI against Ajax, including Paulo Dybala and Rodrigo Bentancur in a 4-3-3 formation.

The first leg of the Champions League quarter-final kicks off in Amsterdam on Wednesday at 20.00 UK time (19.00 GMT).

Giorgio Chiellini and Emre Can are ruled out by injury, while Andrea Barzagli and Douglas Costa are not fit enough to start.

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Tuesday April 9 2019
Allegri: 'Very open Ajax-Juventus'

Juventus Coach Max Allegri expects “a very open game that won’t end 0-0” with Ajax, while hinting Paulo Dybala will start with Cristiano Ronaldo.

The first leg of the Champions League quarter-final kicks off in Amsterdam on Wednesday at 20.00 UK time (19.00 GMT).

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BLOG ITALIA
Tuesday January 29 2019
Juve midfield not Champions quality

Once the cornerstone of Juventus strength, the midfield has now become their main flaw in pursuit of the Champions League, argues Ramez Nathan.

Juve's path back to greatness began with Antonio Conte seven years ago. The Italian tactician had just arrived after leading Siena to promotion and was about to start the most challenging journey with the Old Lady.

We all know the story, they'd been back in Serie A for five campaigns failing to achieve any silverware and their former captain guided them to three successive Scudetti, including an unbeaten run in their first title.

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