Juventus coach Conte accepts Giaccherini sale to Sunderland

Juventus coach Antonio Conte has confirmed they're about to sell Emanuele Giaccherini to Sunderland.

Juventus coach Antonio Conte has confirmed they're about to sell Emanuele Giaccherini to Sunderland.

Conte wishes the 28-year-old well and accepts that sales must be sanctioned if his own side are to strengthen during the current window.

He said: "Giaccherini was valued, they offered him an important contract.

"I'm happy for him but unhappy for me.

"I'm not happy with the sale of Giaccherini but in times of crisis when you buy you must also make sacrifices."

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