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Bonucci: Why I Returned To Juventus

Leonardo Bonucci: Why I Returned To Juventus

By Keegan Kruger - Aug 03, 2018 09:33 AM @KeeganKruger

Italy international Leonardo Bonucci, who re-signed for Juventus on Thursday, has revealed he is delighted to be back with the Serie A giants after just one season at AC Milan.

Click through the gallery above to see pictures of Bonucci at his Juventus unveiling this week.

The centre-back, who is now 31 years old, was involved in a swap deal that saw Bianconeri defender Mattia Caldara move to San Siro as his replacement.

Although some supporters were seemingly not keen to forgive and forget Bonucci's departure last season, the defender told the club's YouTube channel that he feels he has come home.  

"It was difficult to imagine that this would happen, but it is fantastic that it has," the Italian told Juventus' official YouTube channel.

"I am excited. Turin is my home and Juventus is my home, so I am delighted to be back."

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Bonucci made 319 appearances in his first spell at Juve, scoring 21 goals and assisting a further eight strikes.

Are you surprised at the defender's return to Juve? Have your say in the comments section below. 


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tsoVStinashe Joined: 27 Jul 2018
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tsoVStinashe Aug 03, 2018 06:12 PM
why did he return?
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Charisemmanuel@hotmail.co.za Joined: 26 Jul 2016
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Charisemmanuel@hotmail.co.za Aug 03, 2018 01:55 PM
Duh. Bcs Ronaldo will below u get a champions league s winners medal mfana' we need you here at Juve as well.
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Pirates_999 Aug 03, 2018 01:52 PM
Good move boy, Juve mean business this season. Pogba on his way
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MR E Aug 03, 2018 12:49 PM
Bonucci's departure at juve supriced many people, I'm just happy that he's back at turin!
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Mandisa.M Aug 03, 2018 09:51 AM
Very very happy to see Bonucci back at Juventus
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leendomint Aug 03, 2018 09:44 AM
It obvious he want to play with CR7.

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