Juventus captain says that his side defeated Italy’s best team with a team fight.
’ 3-2 victory against
, the Bianconeri’s captain has talked about his side’s performance, claiming that they won in a night that they showed a performance rarely seen from them in this season.
"It was a hard-fought win against the best team in Italy,"
told Sky Sport Italia after Juventus' 3-2 win over Inter
"We played as a team, as we haven't done too many times this season. We complimented Inter players in the tunnel,"
The Italy international has also talked about their next match in the Coppa Italia final where they can gain their only trophy of the season; Chiellini insists that they need to win something in a season that he thinks they suffered from lack of consistency.
"We must think about the positive and negative things we did on the pitch. We brought out the pride, I don't know if it will be enough for the Champions League, but we'll try until the end.
"We have the Coppa Italia Final on Wednesday, and we know how essential trophies are. We deserve to be where we are. Unlike Atalanta, we wouldn't deserve to have qualified for the Champions League already.
"We've never won more than three games in a row, the season was not a disaster, but we haven't had consistency. “
And about Pirlo’s position in the club, he insists that he and his teammates have always respected Pirlo as the team’s head coach.
"I've always had a good relationship with Pirlo, respecting each other's roles. We've always respected him as a coach.
"We could not have the same relationship we had until one year ago. There are hierarchies and we've tried to help him."