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Juventus FC will play in three North American friendlies in the 2011 World Football Challenge. Juventus arrived in Philadelphia on Tuesday, 19 July, and will be based from that city. Juventus has been training at the Novacare Complex of the Philadelphia Eagles according to Juventus.com and La Gazzetta dello Sport.
Alessandro Del Piero, the heart and soul of Juventus FC.
Del Piero *
* 2006 World Cup winners.
Source: "27-Man Squad Announced for the USA"; Juventus.com, 17 July 2011.
24 July 2011: Juventus 1 (Alessandro Del Piero) - Sporting Clube de Portugal 2 (Yannick Djalo) from BMO Field in Toronto. Attendance: Approximately 10,000.
26 July 2011: Club America 0 - Juventus 1 (Cristian Pasquato) from Citi Field in Flushing, New York. Attendance: Approximately 20,000.
Buffon and Del Piero After Club America
28 July 2011: Chivas de Guadalajara 0 - Juventus 1 (Fabio Quagliarella) from Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina. Attendance: Approximately 16,200. This was held on the campus of NC State University. The team trained at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina.
Training at NovaCare
- Juventus in North America for 2011 World Football Challenge (Serie A Weekly)
- My Chance Meeting with Juventus FC
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2011/2012 Serie A Calendario/Fixtures
La Gazzetta Dello Sport: PDF