Matthaus Comment on Juventus Performance This Season
Ex-Inter Milan player, Lothar Matthaus called if currently Juventus is not the same team when mastering Serie A over the last few years.
Although still in title competition this season. But Serie A championship performance in the last six years continues to get criticism. And after the draw for the Champions League last 16 that brought them together with Tottenham Hotspur, which is considered quite burdensome.
“Juventus is not the same team as having mastered Serie A over the last few years,” he told local media.
“Maybe the other team has improved. But I think it’s more because they’ve lost some of the things they had before in terms of defensiveness. ”
In this summer, Juve did take off Leonardo Bonucci, while Dani Alves to Paris Saint-Germain.
“They must contain the differences after losing Dani Alves and Bonucci. Because Bonucci is the leader behind. Without him, the real strength, the core of this Juve team has gone away while Buffon is no longer young and agile. “