Juventus comprehensively beat Lazio to prepare for Monaco

Juventus' 2-0 win at home to Lazio on Saturday night was just the result and performance required to maintain confidence ahead of their Champions League showdown with Monaco.

High-flying Lazio had won eight games on the bounce ahead of the trip to Turin but were comprehensively beaten by an impeccable Juve. Stefano Pioli may be a great coach in charge of a well-balanced team but when presented with a real challenge, Lazio's limitations were exposed.

Juventus have been a strong side for well over three years. Tthe difference between this side and the one that drew 1-1 Nordsjaelland in the Champions League back in November 2012 is stark -- and it's in attack.

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