Danilo: ‘Roma can win Scudetto’

Danilo explains Juventus ‘learned from’ the defeat to Inter and grew as a team, but Saturday’s opponents Roma ‘could win the Scudetto.’

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“I believe Roma are one of the best teams in Italy, as they have a strong coach and quality players. I think they could win the Scudetto,” Danilo told Sky Sport Italia.

The Bianconeri are also marching back up the table, making this a head-to-head for third place, as they have been transformed since shaking off the 2-0 defeat at Inter.

“It was a bit of everything that changed, from the psychological attitude to what we do on the pitch. That was a tough defeat, but we had been playing well for a couple of games before that too.

“I maintain the teams that believe in their capabilities are those who learn something from defeat, change their attitude, and that is what Juventus did.”

Danilo has become a key figure in the adaptability of Andrea Pirlo’s tactics, which can vary from three at the back to four.

“I am a defender, but I like to participate in building out from the back, to get the ball cleanly into midfield. I don’t know which role I prefer, but I can say that I want to start moves and not just defend.”


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