• Remembering Edgar Davids' Importance to Juventus' European Dominance

    7 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    He looked nervous. After taking much longer than usual to get the ball to sit perfectly on the penalty spot, he waited for referee Manuel Diaz Vega to finish speaking with Angelo Peruzzi before finally beginning his run-up.
    Stuttering just before he took aim, the shot was embarrassingly tame and poorly struck. The goalkeeper made a routine save. For a fleeting moment, Edgar Davids thought about blasting the rebound, decided against it and began the long, lonely walk back to the centre circle.
    Ciro Ferrara, Jari Litmanen, Gianluca Pessotto, Arnold Scholten and Michele Padovano all converted...
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