Turin – Victory over Fiorentina to Juventus is on the verge win Serie A this season. Juve captain, Gianluigi Buffon, called his team are now very close to the finish line.
After last weekend’s defeat of Torino, Juventus returned to winning ways in the game against Fiorentina at Juventus Stadium on Thursday (30/04/2015) pm dawn. The Bianconeri won 3-2 thanks to two goals from Carlos Tevez and Fernando Llorente goal.
With this victory, Juve are still firmly on top of Serie A. They lead by 14 points over Lazio who sit in second place.
Juve stay an extra need one more point from five games remaining. They are likely to lock the scudetto on the away game against Sampdoria on Saturday (05/02/2015) future.
“We’ve been very close to the finish line,” said Buffon on the official club website.
“We worked well to date and perform better on this night because the match against Fiorentina was not an easy game because we’ve been waiting for another match on Saturday and especially on next Tuesday (against Real Madrid in the semi-finals of the Champions League),” said The Italian national team goalkeeper.
Buffon also lauds coach Massimiliano Allegri, who initially doubted but now has a chance to give three titles in one season.
“Allegri is an important factor behind our season. He led us, give us ideas, and lead the team. He had inherited a formidable squad. But, whoever replaces (Antonio) Conte will have a tough task,” he said.