Allegri pleased with Juventus 20 win over Bayern Munich

first_imgJuventus boss Massimiliano Allegri was pleased with the performance of his players following their 2-0 win over Bayern Munich in their first pre-season match at the International Champions CupDespite the absence of club record signing Cristiano Ronaldo, who is currently in China on his annual “CR7 tour”, The Bianconeri overcame fellow European giants Bayern with Italian forward Andrea Favilli rising to the occasion by netting a brace to hand Juventus the win.The 21-year-old scored his first from 10 yards, after an error by Bayern goalkeeper Sven Ulreich, in the 32nd minute before later adding his second of the game by curling into the back of the net at the end of the first-half.Speaking after their win in Philadelphia, Allegri declared himself satisfied with the performance of his players.“The boys did well. It was our first match and we did well considering the shape we were in,” said Allegri, according to Football-Italia.Franck Ribery, FiorentinaFiorentina owner: “Ribery played better than Ronaldo!” Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso was left gushing over Franck Ribery’s performance against Juventus, which he rates above that of even Cristiano Ronaldo’s.“Quite a lot of young boys played and they showed they are at a high level.“We are working a lot on the defensive side of things because, out of the attackers available, I only have a few young boys.”On the goalscoring hero, he added: “Favilli did well, scoring two goals.”Next up for Juventus is a meeting with Portuguese giants Benfica on Saturday in their second game of the ICC with the Major League Soccer’s All-Stars awaiting them three days later.last_img

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