Matthijs de Ligt, during a game with Juventus


The bizarre debut of De Ligt with Juventus

Published:24/07/2019 - 21:51h

Updated:24/07/2019 - 21:51h

Matthijs de Ligt played as a starter in Juventus in Turin for the first time in this preseason. The Dutchman scored a goal in his own goal

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The Juventus of Turín achieved to defeat to the Inter of Milan in the party of the International Champions Cup contested in Nanjing winning 5-4 the Inter after the penaltis, but without having it attained in the statutory time. The duel supposed also the debut of Matthijs of Ligt like titling in the team bianconero, although this no saldó like him had wanted.

Especially because the Dutch defence marked his first goal with the T-shirt of the Juventus, but did not go precisely to give advantage to the 'Vecchia Signora', but in own door. Of Ligt treated to clear a launching of corner in attack of the Inter but, when hitting the balloon, did it with the tibia and the rebound propició a goal in own of the ex of the Ajax.

Cristiano Ronaldo put the tie with a goal of direct fault something lucky, since it struck in Skriniar before finish going in. Finally it arrived the batch of penaltis, in which Gianluigi Buffon was fundamental, since it detained three launchings (to Ranocchia, Longo and Borja Valero), after Rabiot and Bernardeschi failed for the 'bianconeros'.

Maurizio Sarri, trainer of the Juventus of Turín, appeared in the already usual back press conference to the party, to comment what this had given of if and spoke of the debut of Of Ligt like titling. "Of Ligt played the part of the party in which we did it worse, but does not have responsibility", said, forgiving him the 'autogol' to the ten minutes of party.

The Italian trainer, in general lines, showed proud of the work of his team. "We have to improve the capacity to recover the balloon, have to defend what have in front and no behind. You have to change your form to think and is not easy to see it in little time", said, adding that "in the changing room, said that in this moment of the season can accept all the errors, but no the passivity".

The Inter gave better feelings

The Inter of Milan, headed by Antonio Conte, begins to be a team very to take into account in the Italian football. The neroazzurros showed to have the clearest ideas that the ones of Sarri, in addition to better fitness. To the Juventus, by his part, will touch him afilar his arms to start with his round to the Champions League.

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