Juventus dominates the Great Soccer Gala AIC 2018 once more, as for the seventh consecutive time, the Bianconeri are voted 'Team of the Year'.
Vice President, Pavel Nedved was handed the award that crowned Juve as the best team for last season at the eigth edition of the awards of the Italian Association of Footballers, held at Megawatt Court in Milan.
The jury, composed of coaches, referees, journalists, the Italian national team manager and former Azzurri managers, as well as Serie A players have selected five Juventus players for last season's 'Top 11': Joao Cancelo (last year with Inter), Giorgio Chiellini, Alex Sandro, Miralem Pjanic and Paulo Dybala.
In addition, Massimiliano Allegri was named 'Best Coach', picking up the award for the fourth time since his first win in 2011 whilst at the helm of Milan, along with his trophies from 2015 and 2016.
Juventus were represented at the event not only by Pavel Nedved and the winners, but also by Chief Football Officer, Fabio Paratici. Whilst the other special guests in attendance this evening at the Gala were President of the AIC, Damiano Tommasi, President of FIGC, Gabriele Gravina, league representatives, Gaetano Miccichè, Mauro Balata and Antonio Ghirelli, referee representatives, Marcello Nicchi. Italian national team manager, Roberto Mancini, Italy Under-21 manager, Luigi Di Biagio, Italy Women's manager, Milena Bertolini, alongside many others, including former Bianconero, Andrea Pirlo who, together with Francesco Totti received the 'Lifetime Career Award'.
For the winners the evening was an opportunity to not only express their satisfaction with the awards, but also to reflect upon the season so far. Here are their words: