Juventus was just three points away from the first league title of his career, but his side will have to wait for another opportunity.
Juventus travel to Udinese headquarters in the continuation of match week 35 of Serie A 2019/2020, July 24, 2020. In the duel that took place at the Dacia Arena, Juventus fell with a score of 1-2.
After kicking off, the two immediately play with a fast tempo. Juventus try to take over possession. Meanwhile, the host appears more defensive while occasionally relying on counterattacks.
Action entered the sixth minute, Juventus were able to threaten the Udinese goal. However, speculative shots released by Cristiano Ronaldo captured deftly by Udinese goalkeeper Juan Musso.
In the 15th minute, Juventus goalkeeper almost conceded due to Danilo’s mistakes in anticipating the ball. Luckily, a header from Danilo still hit the post.
27 minutes, Ronaldo returned to spread his threat. Unfortunately, the measured kick released by the Portuguese superstar was still sideways from the target.
Udinese’s efforts to equalize finally paid off. At minute 52, Illija Nestorovski’s header successfully broke through the Juventus goal after utilizing Ken Sema’s cross.
77 minutes, Ronaldo shows frustration how his team had difficulty adding goals. His ambitious shot from outside the Udinese penalty box went well beyond the target.
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Udinese: Juan Musso; William Troost-Ekong, Rodrigo Becao (Sebastien De Maio 90 ‘), Bram Nuytinck; Hidde ter Avest (Samir 78 ‘), Rodrigo de Paul, Seko Fofana, Ken Sema, Marvin Zeegelaar (Stryger Larsen 69’); Illija Nestorovski, Stefano Okaka.
Juventus: Wojciech Szczesny; Danilo (Juan Cuadrado 77 ‘), Daniele Rugani, Matthijs de Ligt, Alex Sandro; Aaron Ramsey (Blaise Matuidi 60 ‘), Rodrigo Bentancur, Adrien Rabiot; Federico Bernardeschi (Douglas Costa 60 ‘), Paulo Dybala, Cristiano Ronaldo.