If a team cannot manage the win when presented with three match points then the trophy is simply not deserved. Against Napoli in the Supercoppa, Juventus choked in the important moments and threw away the opportunity to win a trophy losing 6-5 on penalty kicks after the game ended in a 2-2 draw after 120 minutes.
Talent, character or luck, are just a few of the reasons why a certain team is allowed to lift a trophy. However, in Doha for the Supercoppa final, maturity was the reason the Partenopei are celebrating their victory as it was Rafa Benitez's men who never stopped believing. Immaturity on the other hand, is why Juve will wallow, realising that had they held on to their lead for a few more minutes, they would have avoided the penalty shootout.
Juventus did not play to their potential. They were guilty of too many individual errors, inaccurate with their passing and surrendered possession too cheaply.
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