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Danilo enjoys first days with Juventus

Danilo has enjoyed his first days with Juventus.

The former Manchester City fullback made the move last week.

“I am happy to be here and received a very warm welcome," said the Brazilian at his presentation Press conference.

“It's true, I had been in some talks with Juve in the past, but I believe this is the right time to be here.

“Every right-back is inspired by Dani Alves and not just the Brazilians. He is a player who really motivates his teammates and has won everything. I hope we can continue to bring a positive Brazilian influence to Juventus with Alex Sandro and Douglas Costa."

Danilo is reunited with former Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo at Juve.

He continued, “We joked around and I told him that I wanted the Number 7 shirt, but it was already taken! He welcomed me to Turin with a smile and said I have arrived at a magnificent club. Playing alongside stars of his level gives you extra motivation.

“Cristiano spoke about this club as like being a big family and that really drew me here. We have everything we need in Turin to be very happy and you can see how content he is here.

“In the end, I chose Number 13 because I believe in numerology and 13 represents renewal and opening up towards something new."

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