Marotta hopeful Pirlo will stay at Juventus
The 34 year old’s contract expires next summer but Marotta has confidence that a new deal can be reached.
“Pirlo? I am quite optimistic about his renewal,” Marotta told Sky Sport Italia.
He then went on to mention Italy’s match with Czech Republic on Wednesday evening, which was played at the Juventus Stadium.
“This is a city that has sport in its DNA. It is excellent not only for football, but in many other things.
“We want to thank the football association for bringing this important World Cup qualifier to our city.”
The Azzurri won the match 2-1 in Turin and with that, booked their place in next year’s World Cup.
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