New Juventus signing Carlos Tevez has revealed that he asked new Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini for a transfer away from the Etihad Stadium.
The Argentine striker completed his move away from City and joined Seria A champions Juventus yesterday in a deal worth around £12million.
Tevez spent four years with City and experienced quite an up-and-down career with the Premier League side.
He was instrumental in their Premier League title-winning campaign and also during their FA Cup victory, but he also went AWOL when he refused to come on as a substitute and took an unexpected vacation away from the club.
During his first press conference as a Juve player, Tevez admitted that he asked Pellegrini for the transfer as he felt his time in England was all-but over.
He told reporters: "I thank Juventus for the effort they have done to bring me here. And I thank Manchester City for the beautiful years they gave me.
"I talked to Pellegrini, telling him that I wanted to go away from Manchester City because I considered my cycle ended there."
In the same conference, Tevez then revealed that there was interest from AC Milan and he admitted speaking to the Milan president.
Tevez added: "The interest from AC Milan? Let me be very clear. I spoke with Adriano Galliani just one year ago, for two or three times in my life.
"Now I'm a Juventus player and I'm happy here. I can give to the team my experience and my quality."
Write for GiveMeSport! Sign-up to the GMS Writing Academy here: http://bit.ly/12evFlH
DISCLAIMER: This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.News Now - Sport News