Former Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is on a managerial shortlist to switch Maurizio Sarri at Juventus, talkSPORT has been instructed.
Sarri was sacked after only one yr in cost as Juve had been knocked out of the Champions League by Lyon on Friday.
Italian journalist Tancredi Palmeri has instructed talkSPORT Juventus have contacted Pochettino, Lazio’s Simone Inzaghi, Atalanta’s Gian Piero Gasperini and former Inter Milan boss Luciano Spalletti over taking cost in Turin.
He mentioned: “Juventus have contacted to test the provision of 4 different managers.
“These 4 have all mentioned ‘sure’, however we’re not speaking about a proposal, simply contact to test their availability.
“These 4 managers are Mauricio Pochettino, Simone Inzaghi at Lazio, Luciano Spalletti, who’s presently and not using a crew, and at last Gian Piero Gasperini, who has been a sensation with Atalanta within the Champions League this season.”
Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in Juventus’ 2-1 win over Lyon, however it was not sufficient because the French membership went by to the Champions League quarter-finals on away objectives.
Palmeri admitted Ronaldo, 35, will get a say on who Juve’s subsequent supervisor is.
He added: “It appeared like issues had been unfolding badly [for Sarri]. The connection by no means clicked with Cristiano Ronaldo.
“Sure, they received the title, however they performed so badly in so many video games. They received the title as a result of they couldn’t do much less.
“I feel Cristiano at all times has a say, he had a say additionally final yr. He had endorsed [Zinedine] Zidane and [Jose] Mourinho, however Juventus for one motive or the opposite couldn’t make it occur with them.
“Cristiano will for positive have a say [in the next appointment], it doesn’t imply Cristiano will determine.
“However you will be positive when the administration have to decide on the subsequent supervisor, they are going to speak with the outdated guard, [Giorgio] Chiellini, [Gianluigi] Buffon, [Leonardo] Bonucci and Cristiano, clearly.”