‘No Higuain talks before Coach’

Juventus director general Beppe Marotta has confirmed that negotiations for Gonzalo Higuain are blocked until Real Madrid appoint their Coach.

Los Blancos were seen as in talks with the Italians today over a proposed transfer for their Argentine striker, with it even suggested that initial aspects to the deal were agreed.

However, Marotta has confirmed that for the time being, all negotiations are off until Madrid bring in their new Coach to replace Jose Mourinho.

“Right now Higuain is not on the transfer market, as Real Madrid are waiting until they have a new Coach,” Marotta confirmed to Sky Sport Italia today

“The moment this decision is made official, then we will meet them again with pleasure.”

Madrid’s believed current first choice Coach Carlo Ancelotti is still struggling to get out of his Paris Saint Germain contract.

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