The odd goal decided an even game as Juventus won 3-2 (1-1) away to Spezia in the Serie A on Wednesday.
There was no real shape to the match until Juventus took the lead just before the half-hour mark through Moise Kean, who scored, with an assist by Adrien Rabiot, making it 0-1.
Spezia equalised to make it 1-1, when Emmanuel Gyasi scored, in the 33rd minute.
Straight after the break, Janis Antiste scored and gave the team the lead. However, Spezia were unable to make more of an impression.
In the 66th minute, Federico Chiesa scored to equalise for Juventus.
Matthijs De Ligt scored the deciding goal in the 72nd minute. This brought the final score to 3-2.
Spezia have 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses with a 7–13 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Juventus have 1 win, 2 draws and 2 losses and a 7–8 goal difference.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 0-3 home win for Juventus in March 2021.
Spezia have scored 7 goals. They have scored two goals at home. They’ve conceded 13 goals in total.
Juventus have scored 7 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 7 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Spezia have opened the score in 2 of their 4 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 50 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the Serie A, Spezia will take on Milan (home) on 24 September 2021, Verona (away) on 02 October 2021 and Salernitana (home) on 15 October 2021. Juventus play Sampdoria (home) on 25 September 2021, Torino (away) on 01 October 2021 and Roma (home) on 16 October 2021.