Juventus score late to secure a draw against Bologna

Juventus’ Champions League hopes suffered a blow as they were held by nine-man Bologna at Allianz Stadium. Marko Arnautovic’s 11th Serie A goal of the season gave Bologna the lead seven minutes after half-time. Juve’s hopes were boosted when Bologna’s Adama Soumaoro and Gary Medel were sent off late in the second half. Dusan Vlahovic eventually rescued a point for…

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Juventus knocked out of Champions League by Villarreal

Villarreal scored three late goals to move into the Champions League quarter-finals as Juventus went out in the last 16 for a third successive year. The Spanish side did not have a shot on target before substitute Gerard Moreno converted a 78th-minute penalty after Daniele Rugani fouled Francis Coquelin. Defender Pau Torres added a second when he finished from six…

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Juventus held by Venezia in a one-all stalemate

Juventus missed the chance to claim a third successive win in Serie A after being held 1-1 by Venezia. Former Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata broke the deadlock with a near-post finish from Luca Pellegrini’s cross. But the hosts equalised through Mattia Aramu’s curling finish from the edge of the area. Juventus remain six points behind fourth-placed Atalanta, who travel to…

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Juventus returns to winning ways with victory over Salernitana

Juventus bounced back from consecutive defeats by beating Salernitana. The hosts are bottom of Serie A in their first season and in the top flight since 1999. They were the ideal opposition for Juventus after their 4-0 defeat at Chelsea and 1-0 home loss to Atalanta. Paulo Dybala hammered in their opener before Giorgio Chiellini had a goal ruled out…

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Juventus sets new away record with Zenit win

Dejan Kulusevski’s late header helped Juventus extend their winning start to this season’s Champions League with victory over Zenit St Petersburg. The Swedish substitute headed in Mattia de Sciglio’s cross via the inside of the far post with four minutes to go. It was one of only two efforts on target for Massimiliano Allegri’s side, with Weston McKennie denied by…

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Juventus register second Serie A win against Torino

Juventus struck four minutes from time to secure victory in the Turin derby their second Serie A win this season. Manuel Locatelli kept his nerve to finish calmly from the edge of the area. Torino had kept Juventus at bay for much of the game. The Old Lady managed to stop a run of conceding goals. One match short of…

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