De Sanctis unloads on Juventus

Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis released a scathing attack on rivals Juventus in tomorrow’s edition of La Gazzetta dello Sport. While the full transcript has not been released, the cover and and excerpts in English are below:


“De Sanctis: An avalanche on Juve”


“If the referee is unsure about something, they immediately send 4-5 men to protest: it’s all planned.”

“What only matters to them (Juve) is winning, it doesn’t matter how. They’re not persecuted no matter what.”

“In Turin, we’ve proven we are the best team in the league. We are aware of the fact that we can win the title.”

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