The 49-year-old, who gained the opposition in 1996, will be in attendance on Wednesday night at the Wanda Metropolitano when they face their initially major examination in the event this year by using on Atletico Madrid.
Talking at the headquarters of the Juventus Supporters Club in Zaragoza, Torricelli exhibited a renewed self esteem in their Champions League many thanks to the addition of their major summer time signing.
“Juventus have a lot of odds to win the opposition, like a Barcelona, Real Madrid or Bayern Munich for the reason that they are the four groups who have one thing additional than the relaxation,” he mentioned.
“With their history and players, I feel that including Cristiano this year means they can make the leap and win it.
“Juve are able of beating Atletico of course. Very first, we want to win the Scudetto and then the Champions League, it would be ridiculous to win it.
“After the ‘90s, we have the most effective player in the world listed here once again. I hope that it is Juve’s year.”
Displaying the self esteem he had in his individual skill as a player, the 49-year-old uncovered that he would have relished the option to pit his wits against Ronaldo.
“I’d have preferred to play against Cristiano for the reason that enjoying against the most effective in the world means that you’re a fantastic player,” he ongoing.
“I had the fortune of enjoying against the most effective in the ‘90s for the reason that they ended up all there, [Marco] van Basten, [Ruud] Gulllit, Ronaldo… it was extremely awesome to play against them.”