Massimiliano Allegri: Juventus coach to leave at end of season

Carrie Guzman
May 18, 2019

FC's Gab Marcotti examines what comes next for Massimiliano Allegri after Juventus announced he is leaving the Serie A giants at the end of the season.

This was only the second time Juventus had won four consecutive Scudetto titles (the last time being from 1931 to 1935, when they won five Scudetto titles in a row).

Pochettino has also been a target for both Manchester United and Real Madrid, and has hinted he could leave if his side win the Champions League.

After eight years of domestic dominance, Juventus crave another European crown and this season's quarter-final exit against Ajax in the Champions League was a huge disappointment after signing Cristiano Ronaldo last summer for a fee reported to be 100million euros.

Juventus FC head coach Massimiliano Allegri celebrates with the Serie A Trophy at the end of the Serie A match between Juventus FC and SSC Napoli at Juventus Arena on May 23, 2015 in Turin, Italy.

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"The coach and the President, Andrea Agnelli, will meet the media together at the press conference, which will be held tomorrow, Saturday 18 May, at 2pm in the conference hall of the Allianz Stadium".

As the dust settled on Juve's season, the manager was of the opinion that a squad overhaul was required while the board felt that a chance of tack in tactics and approach was the right course of action after considerable investment in recent seasons. He will depart the club following their final Serie A game of the season against Atalanta on Sunday with Juve already crowned champions of Italy once again.

"I couldn't afford him: my parents taught me that you have to always work within your means".

"That is how I feel today, but football changes a lot".

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