Asamoah an instant hit
Juventus’ latest signing Kwadwo Asamoah
Juventus’ latest signing Kwadwo Asamoah has become an instant hit since his transfer from Udinese and admits Andrea Pirlo is his idol.
The Ghanaian completed his move to Turin from Udinese and was welcomed to chants of ‘Asa, Asa, Asa’ by the home fans, something he is humbled by.
“I didn’t expect it to be like this - it’s incredible,” he admitted to DJ Nana and Valeria Ciardiello. “When I hear the fans shouting during training it’s important to me. It’s nice the fans have been so kind.”
The 23-year-old will partner Italy international Pirlo in the midfield and has admitted to a taken a liking to coach Antonio Conte.
“I immediately got on with Antonio Conte and all of my team-mates. There’s a real family spirit here at Juventus. I’m excited about playing for the same team as Andrea Pirlo, who has always been my idol.”