Scotland Wales Northern Ireland
BBC Homepage feedback | low graphics version
BBC Sport Online
You are in: Football: Europe  
Front Page 
Results/Fixtures 
Football 
FA Cup 
Scottish Cup 
World Cup 2002 
Eng Prem 
Eng Div 1 
Eng Div 2 
Eng Div 3 
Eng Conf 
Worthington Cup 
Scot Prem 
Scot Div 1 
Scot Div 2 
Scot Div 3 
CIS Ins Cup 
Champions League 
Uefa Cup 
Europe 
Africa 
Teams 
Cricket 
Rugby Union 
Rugby League 
Tennis 
Golf 
Motorsport 
Boxing 
Athletics 
Other Sports 
Sports Talk 
In Depth 
Photo Galleries 
Audio/Video 
TV & Radio 
BBC Pundits 
Question of Sport 
Funny Old Game 

Around The Uk

BBC News

BBC Weather

banner Thursday, 12 July, 2001, 16:01 GMT 17:01 UK
Nedved completes Juve move
Pavel Nedved
Nedved: Juventus can win the Champions League
Czech international Pavel Nedved has switched from Lazio to Juventus in a 25m deal.

"He has had the medical and has signed," said a Juventus spokeswoman.

Nedved was a key part of the Rome side's title-winning side in 2000 and is widely considered the top left-sided midfielder in Serie A.

He joined Lazio from Sparta Prague in the summer of 1996.

He also played in the Czech side that reached the final of Euro 96, losing to Germany, and represented his country at Euro 2000.

But he said he had felt unsettled by the many rumours linking him with a move from Lazio and thought the club's faith in him had faded.

Heavy spending

"I have chosen Juventus because with them I can win everything," Nedved told the Rome broadcasting station Radio Radio recently.

"With the team that is being assembled I think we can win everything, even the Champions League," he said.

Juventus, who have spent heavily to bring in Parma pair Gianluigi Buffon and Lilian Thuram, have lost French international star Zinedine Zidane to Real Madrid.

Search BBC Sport Online
Advanced search options
Links to top Europe stories are at the foot of the page.


Links to other Europe stories

^^ Back to top