Another match played, another win achieved. Juventus defeated Lazio 2-0 on Friday evening to collect their fifth consecutive Serie A victory and send a message to their rivals: They're out for another trophy. With goal-scoring opportunities readily created and a squad that worked immensely hard for one another, all the Bianconeri needed was a little efficiency.
Step forward Paulo Dybala, the jewel in the Old Lady's crown. Forcing Santiago Gentiletti into scoring an own goal, la Joya had another brilliant night to cap off a bright few weeks in which he has stolen the hearts of the fans and ensured a starting role. Thrilling onlookers with his elegance on the ball and perfect feet, he was deployed alongside a man well versed in the art of sacrifice.
Mario Mandzukic fought, controlled and played entirely for the benefit of his team, helping create the chances that led to Juve's two goals. To read more, click here.