Juventus defeat Napoli to lead Serie A


Scoring their 15th win in a row, Juventus defeated Napoli 1-0 in the match of the season to take top spot in Serie A for the first time this season. Hardly their best performance but never a side to give up, the Bianconeri found a way to pierce through the league leaders like champions always do, despite the injuries and change in formation.

Many had hoped for an entertaining match from this top-of-the-table clash, but while Italians love tactics, to many others this was a chess match that bore no resemblance to the fast-paced football that enthralls onlookers.

Both sides played with great organisation, careful not to cede anything to their opponents.

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