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Gattuso wishes for a replay with Juventus

Sun 25 October 2020 | 19:23

Gennaro Gattuso is looking forward to Napoli to replay the game against Juventus and gives significant updates about his agreement augmentation with the Azzurri.

The Blues of Naples has 12 points in five games, however, after Piotr Zielinski and Eljif Elmas tested positive for coronavirus, local health authorities stopped the team from traveling to Turin and facing


, Serie A officials deduct a point from


and declared the result of the match 3-0 in favor of Juventus.

"We didn’t make the decision. I just said that at that moment it was better to go and play the game because it is a fact that Juventus are trying to do something new, it is true that we lacked important players like Zielinski and Elmas,”


told Sky Sport.

“I said that already, we didn’t decide. We were on the bus until five to seven and then we were told not to leave.

“I hope to play it again and that decision will be reviewed.

Reports are suggesting Azzurri is about to close the deal on their coach’s contract extension although the club's owner Aurelio De Laurentiis should not include a €7m clause in the new deal.

"I am happy to work here, I am happy to deal with the people who run the club, There’s only a problem: I don’t believe in contracts the way I am.

“One day I may see three or four things [that I don’t like] and go home. You know the President, he wants to protect himself with clauses but I am not the one who has to take it off.

“The desire is to stay. Maybe I’m old-fashioned, I want to be free and I want to work peacefully. If the President tells me to sign a six-month contract I sign it immediately but I must feel free.”

source: SportMob