Giaccherini left Juve this summer for Wearside.
âI spent two wonderful years with Juventus,â the 28-year-old said.
âI went from Cesena to winning the championship with Juve, becoming a vice-champion of Europe with the national team and also playing the Confederations Cup in Brazil.
âNow Iâm also being given the opportunity to meet the Popeâ¦
âI was sorry to leave Juve, but there was this opportunity of joining Sunderland and together we decided it was a good thing for me.â
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