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Predicted Juventus XI to face Chelsea tonight
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Predicted Juventus XI to face Chelsea tonight

UEFA Champions League returns today in Group H, as Juventus travel to face Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge with both the teams hoping to top the group. Juventus are the current leader of the group being three points clear of the Premier League side. Although, Juventus had a disappointing start to the season in Serie A, the Bianconeri are yet to lose any game in the Champions League this season, having won 12 out of 12 points. Massimiliano Allegri and team will take on Chelsea today in a match scheduled around 20:45 Italian time. The main aim is to win the game which could decide who will finish at the top of the group. TEAM NEWS After missing Lazio match due to an injury from international duties with Argentina, Paulo Dybala returns in Juventus squad as he hopes to get some minutes to...
Ice cold Bonucci leads Juve to victory
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Ice cold Bonucci leads Juve to victory

A brace by Juventus captain Leonardo Bonucci led Juventus to victory against Lazio. It was a trademark Allegri win for the Bianconeri at the Olimpico on Saturday evening. Max Statman gives a quick breakdown and player ratings. Juve's first blow came after only 10 minutes, when Danilo got injured after a challenge with Hysaj. The Brazilian had to leave the field on a stretcher. Kulusevski came on and Juventus switched from a 3-5-2 system to 4-3-3, with Cuadrado and Pellegrini as fullbacks. Allegri's influence was once again clear, with Juventus giving Lazio the ball and sitting deep. The Biancoceleste weren't really able to create anything with the possesion. Juventus on the other hand, got more dangerous. Cataldi made a foul on Morata inside the box. The referee didn't award a pe...
Cuadrado saves the day for struggling Juventus
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Cuadrado saves the day for struggling Juventus

Juventus struggled to break down a ten men Fiorentina, but a late goal by Juan Cuardado keeps all 3 points in Turin. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and match ratings. Juventus's real first big chance came when Morata won a battle against Odriozola. The Spanish striker dribbled past goalkeeper Terracciano, but was unable to fire on goal. He gave it to Dybala, who missed. Fiorentina grew stronger towards the end of the first half. Odriozola passed two Juve players with a bit of luck and gave it to Saponara, who's volley went over. Callejón put a cross near the back post, but Perin was alert and tipped it away. Vlahovic headed the following cross just wide. De Ligt and Rugani did an excellent job in marking Vlahovic today, because the Serbian striker could barely crea...
Juventus put four past Zenit and qualify for knockouts
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Juventus put four past Zenit and qualify for knockouts

Juventus have won their 4th Champions League match with 4-2 against Zenit in the Allianz Stadium. Big performances by Dybala, Chiesa and McKennie secure a spot in the Champions League knockout phase. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and player ratings. Juventus started the first half well. They showed the desire to win, something that has been missing in the past couple of matches. The big star of the first half was captain Paulo Dybala. First he tried to curl the ball into the left bottom corner from outside the box, but it hit the post. Then, a Zenit defender headed away a corner. It fell for the feet of Dybala, who smashed it into the goal. The Dybala show wasn't over yet. He dribbled past two Zenit defenders and delivered it to Morata. The Spanish striker's shot went o...
Simeone brace seals victory for Verona
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Simeone brace seals victory for Verona

Juventus have lost their second Serie A match in a row at the Bentegodi. A late goal by Weston McKennie wasn't enough to rescue a point after Giovanni Simeone gave Verona a 2-0 lead in the first half. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and player ratings. The match couldn't have started any worse for Juventus. Inform striker Giovanni Simeone gave Hellas Verona the lead with his 5th and 6th goal in 2 matches. In the 11th minute, Barak's shot was saved by Szczęsny, but Simeone scored the rebound. Simeone doubled Verona's lead with a fantastic curler from outside the box. Juventus's only danger came from Paulo Dybala, who seemed to be the only player who wanted to do something about the 2-0. First, he fired a volley over the goal after a combination with Morata. Dybala came even...
Max Allegri: Inter remains favourite to win Scudetto
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Max Allegri: Inter remains favourite to win Scudetto

In an interview with DAZN, Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri presented tomorrow's match against Hellas Verona: “How am I? I'm fine, today is my son's birthday so it's a great day. In football you can neither always win nor always lose, right now the thing we have to do is stay silent and work, learn to understand the moments of the match. “You cannot concede a goal in the 43rd minute of the first half and you cannot concede a goal in the 95th minute, these are details that affect the performances and the mood. You have to be good at working and facing the match against Verona tomorrow in the best possible way ". Are you trying to keep the mood high? “It's not a question of staying happy, certain things happen in football. Tomorrow we face a team that is doing well and has rhythm, we m...
Inter 1-1 Juventus | Player Ratings
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Inter 1-1 Juventus | Player Ratings

Inter and Juventus battled out each other in a 1-1 draw at San Siro. Inter opened the scoring in the 15th minute through Edin Dzeko. Calhanoglu's initial shot took a deflection and found its way onto the post but Edin Dzeko was ready to tap it in. Juventus couldn't create many goal scoring opportunities in the first half. At the beginning of the second half, Juventus looked sharper than they were in the first 45 minutes. In the 88th minute. Denzel Dumfries clumsily cleared the ball and took out Alex Sandro on the follow through. The refree had not awarded the penalty on the first view but was than instructed to go to the monitor by the VAR officials. The penalty was awarded and converted later by Paulo Dybala. Here are the player ratings: Szczesny 6 - Danilo 5 -  Bonucci 5 ...
Late Kulusevski goal earns Juventus win against Zenit
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Late Kulusevski goal earns Juventus win against Zenit

A late winner from Dejan Kulusevski means Juventus take the three points from Saint Petersburg to Turin. The Bianconeri struggled to break down Zenit's defence, but won the match regardless and remain leaders in group H. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and player ratings. The game started out pretty balanced. No team created real danger until Claudinho's shot on goal from outside the box caused Szczęsny some trouble. Juve's goalkeeper was unable to catch the ball, but De Ligt prevented the rebound. Locatelli tried to reach McKennie with a beautiful pass, but Zenit goalkeeper Kritsyuk was alert and punched the ball away. The closest Juventus got to a goal in the first half was a shot by Chiesa from the left side of the box, but he curled it just past the post. Juventus wer...
Karavaev: ‘Chiesa could become best in the world’
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Karavaev: ‘Chiesa could become best in the world’

Zenit defender Vyacheslav Karavaev looked ahead to tomorrow's Champions League clash against Juventus with Tuttosport. He talked about his favorite Juventus player and Zenit's chances in the group. When asked about which Juve player he likes, Karavaev had a clear answer. "Chiesa has everything: dribbling, shooting and speed. He could become the best in the world in the future." Karavaev almost moved to Lazio in 2017 after his first season at Sparta Prague. "It would have been very nice." Now he'll face Juventus at the Gazprom Arena. "Anything is possible. At home we can match everyone. We don't have a leader at Zenit, the team counts. We believe in ourselves, run and work for each other." Sheriff Tiraspol Karavaev looks at Sheriff Tiraspol for inspiration. "Ju...
Juventus win hard fought battle against Roma
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Juventus win hard fought battle against Roma

Juventus have won 1-0 against AS Roma in the Allianz Stadium with standout performances by Szczęsny, Bentancur and De Sciglio. The Bianconeri now climb to 7th place in the Serie A table. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and player ratings. Roma were the better team during the starting phase of the game. Mancini came closest to scoring for the Giallorossi but Szczęsny saved his header. De Sciglio gave a good cross in the 16th minute which found Kean. He rebounded it against Bentancur's head into Roma's goal. Roma star Zaniolo went off in the 25th minute with a muscle injury. The Italian midfielder looked very lively until then. Penalty trouble Roma grew stronger towards the end of the first half. Danilo made a crucial interception when Abraham went alone toward...
Locatelli secures win in derby Della Mole
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Locatelli secures win in derby Della Mole

Juventus have won their third Serie A match in a row. The Bianconeri weren't very convincing, but deserved the win in the end. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and the player ratings. Juventus started the game well. After two minutes, Kean dribbled past Torino defender Bremer, but his shot just missed the goal. The Bianconeri continued and a pass by Chiesa reached Rabiot, who tried to find Kean in front of goal, but he failed. Bernardeschi picked up the ball and gave it to McKennie, but the shot of the American midfielder went over the goal. McKennie stood out negatively in the first half. After Juventus's good start, Torino took control. The Granata were unable to create real danger, because of Juventus's excellent defense. Only Mandragora's shot forced Szczęsny into a bi...
Lightning strike Chiesa leads Juventus to victory
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Lightning strike Chiesa leads Juventus to victory

Juventus have won their second match in the Champions League groupstages against Chelsea. A quick goal at the start of the second half by Federico Chiesa was enough to keep the three points in Turin. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and player ratings. Juventus's gameplan became clear very quickly. They let Chelsea have possesion and were waiting for counter opportunities. Those opportunities came. The biggest one was when Chiesa intercepted a sloppy pass and came face to face with Mendy, but his shot just went wide. Chiesa created another chance when he dribbled past a couple Chelsea players and gave the ball to Cuadrado. The Colombian was fouled before he could fire a shot on target. Bernardeschi's free kick that followed hit the wall. During the first half, Chelsea had ...
Juventus vs Chelsea | Injury updates & predicted starting xi
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Juventus vs Chelsea | Injury updates & predicted starting xi

Juventus face Chelsea in the second round of the UEFA Champions Leagues, both Juventus and Chelsea have won their first fixture, therefore both teams will not be under a big pressure. Juventus and Chelsea are expected to make through to the knock out rounds and the fixtures against each other will defenitely determine the group winner. Max Allegri has announced that Aaron Ramsey will be unavailable for tomorrow's game. He'll be absent alongside Arthur and Kaio Jorge. Predicted Starting Xi: Szczesny, Danilo, Chiellini, Bonucci, Alex Sandro, Cuadrado, Locatelli, Bentancur, Chiesa, Kulusevski, Kean
How will Juventus line up vs Chelsea?
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How will Juventus line up vs Chelsea?

Juventus face Chelsea in London on Wednesday in the second round of the Champions League group stage and rumours about a possible change in formation because of Morata and Dybala's absenece have started to circulate. According to sportmediaset, Max Allegri is ready to give up a construction midfielder to add a more offensive one, going from the initial 4-4-2 to a 4-2-3-1 that gave a feeling of greater balance. Moreover, the module helps Juve to unleash that offensive power that at this moment of the season seems to offer greater guarantees than the defensive structure, Juventus looks like a team set to outscore others and win the games.  
Juventus 3-2 Sampdoria | Player Ratings
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Juventus 3-2 Sampdoria | Player Ratings

The Bianconeri have managed a 2nd league victory and have also moved into the top half of the league table for the time being. The bianconeri took the lead in the 11th minute through a wonderful volley from Paulo Dybala, Just 10 minutes after, La Joya left the field in tears due to a muscular injury in the left thigh. In the 38th minute, Juventus were awarded a penalty courtesy of a hand ball. Leonardo Bonucci stepped up and made no mistake. A minute before the half time interval, Sampdoria struck through a set piece, Yoshida the centre back headed one in. Juventus went into the half time break leading 2-1, In the second half, Manuel Locatelli scored his first goal for the Bianconeri, beautifully set up by Dejan Kulusevski. In the 83rd minute, Sampdoria replied again throug...
Juventus vs Sampdoria | Injury Updates & predicted starting xi
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Juventus vs Sampdoria | Injury Updates & predicted starting xi

After the first victory in Serie A against Spezia, Juventus will be hoping to continue to win. Chiellini is expected to miss this game alongside Arthur and Kaio Jorge who are still out. Predicted Starting Xi: Perin, De Sciglio, Bonucci, De ligt, Sandro, Cuadrado, Locatelli, Bentancur, Bernardeschi, Dybala, Morata.  
Spezia 2-3 Juventus | Player Ratings
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Spezia 2-3 Juventus | Player Ratings

Juventus took the lead through Moise Kean in the 22nd minute, Adrien Rabiot set up Moise Kean to hit one with full force and the Italian striker made no mistake. 15 minutes later, Spezia equalized through a weird defection. Just after three minutes of the second half, Spezia took the lead but it didn't lasted long as in the 65th minute Federico Chiesa equalized for the Bianconeri. The game was in the balance till the 70th minute, In the 71st minute De Ligt struck a half volley which found its way into the net. The Bianconeri were able to grind the result and take all 3 points back to Turin. Here are the player ratings:  Szczesny 5 - Danilo 6 - Bonucci 5 - De Ligt 7 -  De Sciglio 4 - Bentancur 4 - Mckennie 5 -  Rabiot 5 - Chiesa 8. Dybala 6 - Kean 7. Subs: Sandro 5 - ...
Spezia vs Juventus | Injury update & predicted starting xi
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Spezia vs Juventus | Injury update & predicted starting xi

After another disappointing result on the weekend against Milan, the Bianconeri turn their focus to tomorrow's game vs Spezia. Giorgio Chiellini is out of the fixture due to fever. He will be absent alongside Arthur and Kaio Jorge. Predicted Starting Xi: Szczesny, Cuadrado, Bonucci, De Ligt, Alex Sandro, Chiesa, Danilo, Mckennie, Rabiot, Dybala, Kean.    
Juventus draw against Milan after poor second half
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Juventus draw against Milan after poor second half

Juventus weren't able to win their first match in Serie A this season against Milan. The Bianconeri were dominant in the 1st half, but weren't able to keep up the intensity for the 2nd half. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and player ratings. What a start it was for Juventus. After 4 minutes, Morata opened the score with his 50th goal for Juventus. He whipped the ball over Milan goalkeeper Maignan after a great run. Juventus remained dangerous during the 1st half, with chances for Morata and Dybala. Milan really struggled with Dybala, who was dropping back very deep to get the ball. Juventus's biggest chance in the 1st half came after a great attack. Dybala set up the attack, Bentancur gave a through ball on Rabiot who came close to goal but got caught by Tomori. Juventus d...
Malmo 0-3 Juventus: Player Ratings
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Malmo 0-3 Juventus: Player Ratings

Juventus took the lead through Alex Sandro in the 22nd minute following a brilliant cross from Juan Cuadrado, just before half time, Juventus were awarded a penalty due to a foul inside the box on Alvaro Morata which was converted by Paulo Dybala. In the stoppage time of the first half right after the penalty, Alvaro Morata hit a beautiful chip which had the Bianconeri 3-0 up at the half time. The Bianconeri successfully kept hold of the 3 goal lead and registered their first clean sheet after 18 games in all competitions. Here are the player ratings:  Szcesny 6 - Danilo 7 -  Bonucci 7 - De Ligt 7 - Alex Sandro 8 - Cuadrado 7 - Locatelli 7- Bentancur 7 - Rabiot 7 - Dybala 7 -  Morata 8. After a difficult start to the season, Juventus were finally able to register their firs...
Juventus breeze past Swedish champions
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Juventus breeze past Swedish champions

Juventus have started their 2021/22 Champions League campain with a 3-0 win against Malmo. The Bianconeri get their first clean sheet in 19 matches and regain confidence ahead of their clash with AC Milan this weekend. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and the player ratings. Juve's first goal came in the 23rd minute, when Alex Sandro headed in a cross by Cuadrado. Shortly after Alex Sandro got the opportunity to double Juve's lead, but his shot just went wide. The star of the first half undoubtetly was Alvaro Morata. His runs behind Malmo's defence caused a lot of trouble. Morata tried to whip Malmo's goalkeeper, but he managed to keep it out. Then the Spanish striker earned a penalty, which was converted by captain Paulo Dybala. Just before half time, Morata scored ...
Malmo vs Juventus | Injury updates & predicted starting xi
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Malmo vs Juventus | Injury updates & predicted starting xi

After a difficult start to the new season in the league, the focus of the Bianconeri stars turns to Europe's elite competition. The Bianconeri will be hopeful to register their first victory of the season and get the fans smiling again.  The Italian and Juventus wonder-kid Frederico Chiesa suffered a muscular problem in the past international break and will miss the UCL opener against Malmo. Max Allegri however hopes to have him back on the weekend vs Milan. Arthur Melo is still out due to his knee surgery and hasn't returned to training yet. There's no confirmation date for him to return back at Continassa with the squad. Kaio Jorge is another absentee for this clash. The Brazilian is yet to make his debut for the Bianconeri. Paulo Dybala, Rodrigo Bentancur, ...
What went wrong in Napoli-Juve for Juventus?
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What went wrong in Napoli-Juve for Juventus?

Juventus played Napoli on the 3rd matchday of the 2021 Serie A season at Stadio Diego Armando Maradona. The Bianconeri were playing without many key players including Chiesa, Danilo, Cuadrado and Dybala. Alvaro Morata scored in the 10th minute of the game giving Juventus the lead. But the lead was short-lived as 2 goals from Politano and Koulibaly in the second half secured 3 points for the Naples side. Today, we take a look at the problems and mistakes that cost us the game. Wojciech Szczęsny At this point, it seems like a thing for every matchday. The Juventus number 1 goalkeeper made a blunder leading to the first goal. While for the second goal, he couldn't do much, but his lack of judgment during the whole match proved harmful for the team. With each passing day as...
Napoli vs. Juventus: Two individual mistakes cost Bianconeri win
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Napoli vs. Juventus: Two individual mistakes cost Bianconeri win

Juventus lose their third match in Serie A 2-1 against Napoli. It looked like the Bianconeri had the game under control, but two individual mistakes cost Juventus the game. During the second half, it almost seemed like they were playing with one less player. Max Statman gives you a quick breakdown and the player ratings. Juventus started the game with a clear plan. They gave Napoli the ball and were waiting for an opportunity. That opportunity came when Morata took the ball off Manolas and scored. It was great finish by the Spanish striker. Juventus remained calm and held off Napoli without too much problems, while also creating some opportunities. Especially Kulusevski looked very lively today. It seemed like he carried his form from the Swedish national team back to Ital...
Juventus 0:1 Empoli – 5 Talking Points
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Juventus 0:1 Empoli – 5 Talking Points

Turin giants, Juventus FC, were shocked by newly promoted team Empoli as Leonardo Mancuso scored his first Serie A goal in Empoli's triumphant trip to Turin. Also, fans returned to the Juventus Stadium after months, which was a beautiful sight for everyone that bore a bittersweet ending as Juventus was not able to overturn the one-goal deficit resulting in a 1-0 loss, the first in Post- Ronaldo Era. Although a frustrating night, here are some lessons that we can learn from the defeat explained in the "5 Talking Points" through the lens of Bianconeri. Federico Chiesa in action CHIESA SHOWING HIS MASTERCLASS Thankfully, one of the positives from the last night's fixture was our golden boy, Federico Chiesa. Even in the first 10 minutes, Chiesa forced 2 big saves...
Juventus vs. Empoli: Player ratings
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Juventus vs. Empoli: Player ratings

Juventus have lost the second match of the Serie A season against Empoli. Mancuso scored the winner for the visitors in the 21st minute. It was an awful display by the Bianconeri at the Allianz Stadium, who looked tired and all over the place. Max Statman gives you the player ratings. Wojciech Szczęsny, 6: Szczęsny was a lot better than last week. He seemed a bit more confident, also in the air. He couldn't do anything about the goal. Cuadrado 6, De Ligt 6, Bonucci 5.5, Alex Sandro 5.5 Bentancur 4.5, Danilo 5.5, Rabiot 4.5: Bentancur was very sloppy today. He looks uncomfortable on the ball and lost it way too much. Danilo, who's naturally a right back, did a good job in midfield. Rabiot came back from an injury and he wasn't up to full speed yet. Durin...
Udinese vs. Juventus: Player ratings
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Udinese vs. Juventus: Player ratings

Juventus have failed to win their first game of the season against Udinese. The match ended 2-2, mainly because of two mistakes by goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny. Cristiano Ronaldo scored the 2-3 in extra time, but his goal was ruled offside by VAR. Wojciech Szczęsny, 4: It is safe to say that without Szczęsny in goal, Juventus would've won the match. His first mistake came when Arslan shot on goal. Szczęsny couldn't hold on to the ball and fouled Arslan before he could take the rebound. Udinese were rewarded a penalty, which was scored by Pereyra. Szczęsny made another mistake when he took too much time on the ball and lost it to Okaka in front of his own goal. Deulofeu scored in front of an open goal. Danilo 6, De Ligt 6.5, Bonucci 6, Alex Sandro 6.5 Bernardeschi 6, Ramsey 6,...
Allegri: ‘Kulusevski, De Ligt, De Winter and Ranocchia are proof of the good work done by our academy’
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Allegri: ‘Kulusevski, De Ligt, De Winter and Ranocchia are proof of the good work done by our academy’

Massimiliano Allegri has previewed the Joan Gamper Trophy game against FC Barcelona for the official Juventus channel. Allegri spoke about the match itself, but also about a potential formation for this season and the players who impressed him most during the first weeks. Max Statman has selected the most important quotes from his interview. Joan Gamper Trophy On the third of August the last players, Bonucci, Chiesa and Bernardeschi, returned to Continassi. "We've had a week with everyone training together, including the last guys back", said Allegri. "They have trained well and are in good spirits. It's the midway point because we then have another friendly before the season starts, against Atalanta next saturday. It's a big match between two huge clubs. We have to take it...
AC Monza 1-2 Juventus | Player Ratings
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AC Monza 1-2 Juventus | Player Ratings

Juventus faced AC Monza in the 25th edition of the Trofeo Luigi Berlusconi. It was a second pre season friendly for Max Allegri and the boys.  Ranocchia and Kulusevski were on target for Juventus. Monza got one back in 86th minute but wasn't enough. Here are the player ratings: Szczesny 7 - De Sciglio 7 De Ligt 6 - Demiral 6 -  Pellegrini 5 - Ramsey 6 - Ranocchia 8 -  Rabiot 7 - Soule 7 - Kulusevski 7 - Brighenti 5.  
Juventus 3-1 Cesena: Player Ratings
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Juventus 3-1 Cesena: Player Ratings

Max Allegri's second spell is off and running. The Bianconeri played their first pre season friendly tonight against Cesena at Continassa. The Bianconeri's gained a 2-1 lead at half time before adding one more in the second half to make it 3-1. De Winter, Mckennie and Soule were the goal scorers. Here are the match ratings: Mattia Perin 6 - Rugani 6 - Drăgușin 6 - De Sciglio 6 - Ranocchia 8 - Miretti 6 - Mckennie 7 - Felix Corrreia 7 - Pjaca 6 - Soule 8.