Connect with us


Five reasons why Juventus not renewing Dybala is a bad idea




The divorce between Paulo Dybala and Juventus is still fresh on the mind of many Juventini this week and the community is at a divide whether the move was right to let him go or not. Here are five reasons why Juventus not renewing Dybala is a bad idea:


No transfer fee was recovered

Even though Dybala has been plagued by injuries this season, his output has been outstanding. When he takes the field, the Argentine has been Juventus’ standout performer boasting 19 goals in 29 appearances this season. When the Argentine was on the verge of departing Juventus in the summer of 2019 after a poor season, Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur came calling. Since then, Dybala has won Serie A MVP and has consistently demonstrated his unique talent in 2021/22, despite an injury-plagued campaign under Andrea Pirlo. There’s no doubt he’d have cost a lot if a potential bidder had been obliged to pay a fee this summer. As a result, Juve is losing a lot of money by allowing him to walk for free. However, the club is ready to absorb the short-term blow rather than hand the player his desired long-term contract, which may have hampered the Bianconeri financially over a longer time if his injury issues continued.



Brand Power

Despite his inconsistencies in recent seasons, Dybala maintains a sizable fan base. He is one of the most followed footballers on Instagram, with 46 million followers. He is also one of the highest-paid football players, owing to his endorsement deals with several companies. Juventus has already lost Ronaldo, and losing Dybala will undoubtedly have an impact on the club’s brand.



Spending a lot of money on a replacement

Replacing Dybala will be a difficult task, and Juventus could go about it in a variety of ways. They’ve been linked with Zaniolo, Raspadori, Salah, and Antony to replace La Joya and form a dynamic front three alongside Dusan Vlahovic and Federico Chiesa. However, to compensate for the loss of Dybala’s creative output, they could invest heavily in midfield. Paul Pogba and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic are two names that have piqued the club’s interest in this regard, but the former’s salary will be exorbitant, and luring the latter away from Lazio this summer will cost Juve a lot of money. It’s safe to say that replacing Dybala will not be cheap.


Difficult to replicate the creative output


Allegri’s cautious emphasis on shape and structure out of possession hampers Juve’s attack. Signs of a more dynamic and progressive Juventus have been fleeting this season, with the manager completely reliant on individual brilliance on the counter-attack and in the final third. Dybala is one of the few Bianconeri players capable of delivering the necessary attacking moments, and he’s especially useful against deep-lying defenses. Vlahovic and Chiesa, Juve’s other attacking stars, thrive in transition. In Serie A, no Juventus player averages more shot-creating actions per 90 minutes than the Argentine (4.73), and only Chiesa averages more goal-creating actions per 90 minutes. Finding a man capable of balancing a possible front three with Vlahovic (a multi-faceted focal point) and Chiesa (runner) while emulating Dybala’s creative production will be difficult for the Juventus management.


Legendary figure

Juventini had regarded that 21-year-old hotshot from Palermo like one of their own since his arrival in Piedmont in 2015. They witnessed him develop from the start, as most were enamored with his distinct aesthetic and the ease with which he entertained the crowds. And, while the tiny magician may not have reached the lofty heights that were previously expected of him, Dybala will surely be remembered as a modern-day Juventus great. Before leaving in the summer, the 28-year-old will have the opportunity to add to his 283 overall appearances, 113 goals, and amazing collection of silverware. Juventus as an institution has been based on hard work, victory, and grinta. But, throughout their history, they’ve always had a romanticist who added a touch of beauty to the Old Lady’s inherent roughness. Michel Platini in the 1980s, Alessandro Del Piero on either side of the Millennium, and Dybala now.



Mercato2 hours ago

Cristiano Giuntoli next signing revealed as personal terms already in place

Juventus are reportedly keen on making Jean-Clair Todibo their next signing following the arrivals of Douglas Luiz and Khephren Thuram....

Latest news3 hours ago

Juventus set to make decisive move for Teun Koopmeiners

Juventus and their director Cristiano Giuntoli are laser-focused on securing the signature of Teun Koopmeiners, their top midfield target for...

Mercato4 hours ago

Dortmund makes decision on Karim Adeyemi amid Juventus interest

Borussia Dortmund appears to have changed its stance on the future of winger Karim Adeyemi, according to Bild. After previous...

Mercato4 hours ago

Italian journalist reveals Federico Chiesa’s most likely destination

Manchester United are emerging as the frontrunners to secure the services of Federico Chiesa from Juventus. The Italian winger has...

Mercato4 hours ago

Bologna digs their own grave by blocking Calafiori move to Juventus

Bologna are reportedly keen to strengthen their squad with Juventus duo Arkadiusz Milik and Daniele Rugani. However, the strained relationship...

Mercato4 hours ago

Juventus interested in Albert Gudmundsson but faces tough competition

Juventus have joined the race for highly-rated Genoa forward, Albert Gudmundsson, according to transfer expert Gianluca Di Marzio. The Icelandic...

Latest news14 hours ago

All you need to know about expanded FIFA Club World Cup as Juventus confirms participation

Get ready for a revamped FIFA Club World Cup, set to take the world by storm in the summer of...

Mercato16 hours ago

Monza CEO Galliani reveals Giuntoli’s masterclass in signing Di Gregorio

In a press conference, Monza’s CEO Adriano Galliani provided insights into the club’s summer transfer activities, addressing speculations around high-profile...

Mercato18 hours ago

West Ham player linked to Juventus in a shocking swap deal with Arthur

Juventus is eyeing West Ham United’s Konstantinos Mavropanos for surprising reasons. Despite being a key part of Julen Lopetegui’s plans...

Latest news19 hours ago

Thiago Motta first press conference with Juventus scheduled

Date: Thursday, July 18, 2024 Time: 2:00 PM CET Location: Allianz Stadium, Conference Hall What to Expect Thiago Motta will...

Mercato20 hours ago

Adrien Rabiot’s potential destinations revealed

Adrien Rabiot has been a free agent, a coveted commodity in the footballing world. The French midfielder, after three years...

Mercato22 hours ago

Erik ten Hag comments on Jadon Sancho future amid Juventus interest

Jadon Sancho’s future at Manchester United took an unexpected turn as manager Erik ten Hag reintegrated him into the first-team...

Analysis1 day ago

Juventus target Karim Adeyemi compared with Federico Chiesa and Matias Soule

Juventus are interested in Borussia Dortmund winger Karim Adeyemi. He is a pacey player who uses technical flair to help...

Latest news1 day ago

Juventus unveils new home kit but set an unwanted record

Juventus has unveiled their new home kit for the 2024/25 season, marking an unexpected and unwanted record due to the...

Latest news1 day ago

Kenan Yildiz poised to inherit Juventus’ no. 10 jersey amidst Paul Pogba’s uncertain future

Today marks the day that Kenan Yildiz could officially become Juventus’ new No. 10, following a flurry of rumors in...

Latest news1 day ago

First official images of Juventus home kit for the 2024/25 season

Juventus will unveil their new home kit for the 2024/25 season today, marking a significant step towards the upcoming football...

Koopmeiners Juventus transfer news Koopmeiners Juventus transfer news
Mercato1 day ago

Juventus confident to sign Koopmeiners thanks to a game-changing promise

Teun Koopmeiners is a transfer target for Juventus, who are currently prioritizing selling players to raise funds for new signings...

Mercato1 day ago

Juventus eye potential Chiesa-Raspadori swap deal but faces two obstacles

Federico Chiesa’s time at Juventus appears to be drawing to a close, with reports suggesting a swap deal with Napoli...

Latest news1 day ago

Tiago Djalò hints about his future at Juventus

Tiago Djalò joined Juventus in January 2024, but his initial months were marked by limited opportunities. His official debut for...

Mercato2 days ago

Paris Saint-Germain making progress on signing Dean Huijsen from Juventus

Juventus defender Dejan Huijsen is reportedly on the verge of a move to Paris Saint-Germain. The 19-year-old has been linked...

Mercato2 days ago

Juventus prepared to sell more than five players to fund one transfer

Juventus sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli is determined to reshape the squad for the upcoming season. To achieve this, he has...

Mercato2 days ago

Koopmeiners frustrated by prolonged negotiation between Atalanta and Juventus

The proposed transfer of Dutch midfielder Teun Koopmeiners from Atalanta to Juventus has hit a roadblock, with the deal seemingly...

Mercato2 days ago

All you need to know as Juventus set to unveil new home kit

Juventus is set to unveil their new home kit for the 2024/25 season on Tuesday, July 16, marking a significant...

Latest news2 days ago

First players to return from holidays revealed as Juventus set for Thiago Motta’s first match

Juventus commenced their second week of pre-season training on Monday, July 15, under the guidance of manager Thiago Motta. The...

Mercato2 days ago

Arthur Melo set for Premier League switch amid Juventus’ €21 million financial crunch

Juventus is reportedly open to sending midfielder Arthur Melo out on loan for the upcoming season, with Premier League club...

Mercato2 days ago

Thiago Motta and Juventus disagree on Matias Soule’s future

Juventus is considering selling Matias Soulé. However, coach Thiago Motta is keen to keep the young talent, believing in his...

Mercato2 days ago

Cristiano Giuntoli to use friendships to sign Napoli forward

Despite an active start to the transfer window, Juventus sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli still faces several key decisions, both in...

Mercato2 days ago

Juventus keen on Todibo with two potential counterparts

With the departure of Riccardo Calafiori likely to Arsenal, Juventus has set its sights on French defender Jean-Clair Todibo as...

Mercato2 days ago

Juventus are interested in Atalanta target Matt O’Riley

The Serie A transfer market is heating up, with Juventus and Atalanta engaged in a complex web of negotiations that...

Juventus latest news: Rabiot, Koopmeiners, Locatelli and McKennie Juventus latest news: Rabiot, Koopmeiners, Locatelli and McKennie
Mercato3 days ago

Juventus latest news in midfield: Koopmeiners, Locatelli, Rabiot, McKennie plus more

Juventus’ midfield is undergoing a significant transformation this summer, with a mix of departures and potential arrivals set to reshape...