Juventus Confirmed That They’re Letting Alves Go

Giuseppe Marotta confirmed that Dani Alves asked to leave the club and that agreement had been reached on that matter. The Brazilian could be a potential boost for Manchester City.

After an excellent season in the Juventus jersey, the experienced right-wing expressed the wish to leave after one season, even though he initially signed a two-year contract.

During a guest appearance on a Brazilian talk show, Dani said that he will leave the job to his manager and the Juventus promised to find a solution.

This was confirmed by the head of Juventus, Giuseppe Marotta, in a statement transmitted by Gazeta dello Sport.

“It is not a failure, motivation is important for a player. Dani Alves has decided that he wants to change his surroundings, so we will come to a mutual agreement and we wish him luck”, said Marotta.

In the same broadcast on Brazilian television, Alves was asked about potential transfer to Manchester City, a club led by his former coach Pep Guardiola.

“Everyone is familiar with how much I admire Guardiola as a man and as a coach,” said Dani, raising a question of is he thinking of maybe going to City.