Juventus is halfway through the season still without a defeat in Serie A. The argentine won Saturday 2-1 by Sampdoria and thereby with 53 points from nineteen league games of the winter break. Justin Kluivert won with AS Roma at Parma.
Cristiano Ronaldo took both goals for his account in Turin and was the celebrated man in ‘The Old Lady’, die hard is on its way to its eighth national championship in a row in Italy.
Napoli follows the twelve points of Juventus, but later on Saturdays in action against Bologna. The gap with number three, Internazionale is already seventeen points.
The top teams Sampdoria came after two minutes already behind by goalkeeper Emil Audero had no answer to a tricky shot from Ronaldo, but after a little more than half an hour to play lap Fabio Quagliarella the guests from Genoa are again on the same height.
The striker took advantage of a penalty and was, therefore, for the ninth time in a row, spot-on in Serie A. The last player who did was David Trezeguet on behalf of Juventus in 2005.
Ronaldo already most scoring Portuguese in Serie A-season
Halfway through the second half shot Ronaldo from the penalty spot fourteen competitiegoal within (2-1), making the recordaankoop halfway through the league already has the most scoring Portuguese in one Serie A season. The scorer shared the record until Saturday with Rui Barros, who thirty years ago to the twelve goals came on behalf of Juventus.
Sampdoria seemed to be in injury time still alongside, but after a long deliberation of the VAR was the equalizer disallowed because the scorer is in an offside should have stood.
Napoli achieved thanks to hits from Arek Owned, and Dries Mertens, a narrow 3-2 victory at Bologna. Napoli remains second in the Serie A with nine points behind leader Juventus.
Owned by brought the home team after a quarter of an hour ahead. Bologna, with Mitchell Dijks in the base, came to rest at the same height. Federico Santander headed touch. In the second half, it was again Owned with a header for the lead provided.
Ten minutes before time, came to Bologna to go back through Danilo. Mertens made it with a shot from outside the penalty area, however, that Napoli are no points missed.
Kluivert plays whole game in Roma
AS Roma won with Justin Kluivert in the base, with 0-2 at Parma. The Turk Cengiz Ünder was the luminary for the team from the Italian capital. From a corner of Ünder said Bryan Cristante to the visitors after an hour on lead in Parma.
Fifteen minutes before the end made the 21-year-old Ünder in reference to Pellegrini the 0-2. Kluivert played his first whole game for Roma in the Serie A.
Roma is due to the victory on the fifth place with thirty points. The gap on Lazio, the number four, is reduced to two points because the team of coach Simone Inzaghi in his own home against Torino was 0-0.
Inter book difficult victory at Empoli
Internazionale recorded at home with great difficulty a victory at Empoli. The team of defender Stefan de Free won with 1-0 thanks to a hit from Keita Baldé more than twenty minutes before the end. Inter is on 39 points, fourteen less than leader Juventus. The team from Milan remains the number three.
Atalanta pulled off at Sassuolo. The visitors from Bergamo, where Hans Hateboer the whole game played and the injured Marten de Roon is still lacking, won the match with 6-2.
Udinese did great business in the fight against relegation. The team of Bram Nuytinck won with 2-0 Cagliari. Luca Ceppitelli of Cagliari and Rolando Mandragora of Udinese had both after a tackle with the red of the field.
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