Juventus signing Weston McKennie was officially unveiled today as a member of the Bianconeri, and in his first comments after signing on, the player was impressed by what he had seen and heard.

“The idea of coming to play here, at a club with a great history, it excited me. The club immediately supported my commitment to Black Lives Matter.

“There was no need to convince me to come to Juventus, because being here is a dream that has become reality.”

The American international is also excited by the prospect of playing for a legendary player like Andrea Pirlo, who is making his coaching debut with Juve.