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Can says Juventus’ ‘winning mentality’ is reason he left Liverpool

first_img Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade shining REVEALED gameday cracker Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade predicted Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won LIVERPOOL NEWS How Liverpool could line up at Leicester with midfielder set for lengthy absence silverware Emre Can has explained his reason for joining Juventus was down to the club’s ‘winning mentality’ and had nothing to do with Jurgen Klopp.Before leaving Anfield there were rumours of a rift between player and manager, but the midfielder said it was not the case.Can also explained the fact he was following in the footsteps of one of his biggest idols, Zinedine Zidane, was another motivation for the move. huge blow England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won RANKED How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? “No, I had no problems with Klopp. I had a very good relationship with him,” he explained upon his unveiling as a Juventus player.“At the end he wished me all the best here. I never had problems with Klopp.“I know the mentality of this club well, there’s a winning mentality and it’s my mentality, I’m here to win titles,” he added.Juventus have won Serie A for the last seven seasons and the last four Italian Cups, while they reached the Champions League final in 2015 and 2017.“I decided to come to Juventus because I think the project here is very big. They have very big aims. I want to be part of the project here.“I am really happy to be here. I know how Juventus play, I watched a lot of the games last season. One of my biggest idols was Zidane who played here, too.”Can will apparently pocket a signing on fee of around £14million, which he will get in instalments over the next two years. possible standings Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars smart causal REVEALED Emre Can joined Juventus from Liverpool in a free transfer 1 Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORTlast_img read more