Juve Glad to Meet Monaco? not Really
Nyon – Juventus touted opponent got “lightly” in the quarterfinal round of the Champions League this season, because terundi against AS Monaco. Do they feel that way?
Not really, said the former Juventus director of the club’s players, Pavel Nedved, who became one of the representatives of the Bianconeri in the draw event this afternoon at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
“Is this what we really want? Hard to say. Not now. But we had a chance to escape, and that’s what matters,” he said after drawing the Sky, as reported by the Italian Football, Friday (20/03/2015).
Nedved did not dare to boast as Monaco look impressive, especially in the last 16, when they get rid of Arsenal.
“They entered the quarter-finals is not a coincidence. They played two great games (against Arsenal). Although in the second game a little tired, but I was impressed with their performance at the Emirates Stadium. They may be more dangerous in the headquarters of the opponent. So we have to be careful. ”
Regarding his team Nedved reminded that Juventus has not won Serie A, so still have to maintain concentration and fitness of the players.
“It is not true that we are already champions in the league. That’s not true. There are still a lot of games. So we had to adjust to the perfect squad, especially now.
“I think our players are in an impressive performance. Congratulations to coach (Max Allegri). He has designed this team very well, giving us the serenity to face Europe, as seen when we fight against Borussia Dortmund,” concluded Nedved.