Massimiliano Allegri was very angry with Leandro Paredes, the director.
Juventus won 1-0 against Sporting Lisbon in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the UEFA Europa League (UEL) in the 2022-23 season held at the Allianz Stadium in Turin, Italy at 4:00 am (Korean time) on the 14th.
Juventus, which was eliminated in the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League (UCL), hoped to regain its reputation at least in UEL. After defeating Freiburg in the round of 16, their quarterfinal opponent was Portugal’s ‘prestigious’ Sporting. The match was played at Juventus’ home, but Sporting were, of course, formidable opponents.
pushed overall. According to the football statistics media ‘Whoscored’,메이저놀이터 Juventus was behind Sporting in most offensive indicators such as possession, number of shots, and pass success rate. Possession was only 41.7% and only 9 shooting attempts were made.
However, he recorded a dramatic victory. The first half was bad news due to Wojciech Szczesny’s injury, but it finished 0-0 and aimed for a change in the second half. Allegri added Dusan Blahovic and Nicolo Pagioli to reinforce the attack. Afterwards, in the 28th minute of the second half, Federico Gatti’s opening goal came out and took the lead.
At the end of the second half, coach Allegri prepared a substitution to solidify the victory. However, in the process, he was caught in a great anger against the bench. There was a reason. According to British media ‘TalkSport’, manager Allegri prepared for Paredes’ replacement. However, Paredes presented his jersey to the crowd before the game was over and was unable to prepare for a replacement. In response, coach Allegri raised a blood clot around his neck and shouted at the bench.
Fortunately, the situation has been resolved. A spare uniform was in the locker room and Paredes was able to change into it. At the post-match press conference, manager Allegri said, “Manuel Locatelli was tired and wanted a replacement. I called Paredes, but he left his jersey in the locker room. I guess he thought he wasn’t going to play.”