The odd goal decided an even game as Juventus won 3-2 (2-1) at home to Sampdoria in the Serie A on Sunday.
Juventus scored the first goal when Paulo Dybala found the net after 10 minutes, with an assist by Manuel Locatelli, making it 0-1.
The team increased the lead to 2-0 just before the half-time whistle as Leonardo Bonucci netted.
Sampdoria reduced the score to 2-1 just before the half-time whistle as Maya Yoshida scored, with an assist by Antonio Candreva.
With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Juventus’s Manuel Locatelli scored with an assist by Dejan Kulusevski, and increased the lead.
Seven minutes left to play, Sampdoria’s Antonio Candreva reduced as he scored, with an assist by Adrien Silva. But Sampdoria ran out of steam. This brought the final score to 3-2.
Juventus have 2 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses with a 8–8 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Sampdoria have 1 win, 2 draws and 2 losses and a 7–9 goal difference.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 2-0 away win for Juventus in January 2021.
Sampdoria are unbeaten away from home, with one win in two tries so far in the league.
Juventus have scored 10 goals. They have scored four goals at home. They’ve conceded 10 goals in total.
Sampdoria have scored 7 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 7 goals. They’ve conceded 10 goals in total.
Juventus have opened the score in 3 of their 5 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal.
After this game in the Serie A, Juventus will take on Torino (away) on 01 October 2021, Roma (home) on 16 October 2021 and Inter (away) on 23 October 2021. Sampdoria play Udinese (home) on 02 October 2021, Cagliari (away) on 16 October 2021 and Spezia (home) on 21 October 2021.