Brighton & Hove Albion supervisor Roberto De Zerbi has supplied his perspective on being linked with the Juventus job earlier this season.
The Bianconeri have stuttered all through the present marketing campaign, crashing out of the Champions League on the group stage and solely just lately reaching the highest 4 of Serie A after a poor begin.
A lot of the blame has been directed at Juventus supervisor Massimiliano Allegri, who returned for a second spell on the membership final 12 months.
De Zerbi, who beforehand managed Sassuolo in Serie A and gained plaudits for his work with the membership, was one in every of many names linked with the Juventus job within the occasion that the membership determined to half firm with Allegri.
Nonetheless, the 43-year-old was Brighton’s first selection to interchange the Chelsea-bound Graham Potter, signing a four-year contract with the South Coast membership.
“Juventus is likely one of the most necessary golf equipment in Italy,” De Zerbi instructed Tuttojuve. “However it doesn’t appear proper to me to speak about one other membership in the meanwhile. Amongst different issues, there’s additionally a coach (Allegri) on the bench with whom I’ve an excellent relationship.
“I at all times say that in one of these scenario it takes two to need it, then generally, earlier than accepting an task, I must really feel adopted by the crew.”
After a gradual begin to life beneath De Zerbi, Brighton have begun to select up wins beneath their new supervisor and at present sit seventh within the Premier League.