“This club’s ambition is to win the Champions League and I want to help them to achieve it.”
When quizzed on his motives for joining Juventus in the summer, these were Dani Alves’ first words in his unveiling press conference in July. Today, six matches into Serie A and two into the Champions League, the Brazilian is even surer in his belief now than he was two months ago.
Alves, a scorer in the Bianconeri’s most recent European success in Zagreb during the week, as a result is confident that Juve have the requisite quality to not only maintain their domestic dominance of recent years but also of going all the way in the continent’s premier club competition.
From season goals to adapting to calcio, Juve’s number 23 had this to say in his interview with Sky Sport Italia ahead of this weekend’s trip to Empoli: