Juventus left it very overdue to protected a win in opposition to Cremonese in Serie A on Wednesday night time, however have been ultimately spared blushes through a surprising overdue free-kick from Arkadiusz Milik.
The victory, a fourth in a row within the league stretching again to sooner than the Global Cup, consolidates the staff’s place within the most sensible 4 – aided through Lazio’s defeat to Lecce.
Juve peppered the Cremonese function with 19 makes an attempt in general, various which have been pot photographs from distance, however struggled to give you the option previous goalkeeper Marco Carnesecchi.
However it was once in reality Cremonese who had the ball within the web – two times – first. Emanuele Valeri was once adjudged offside sooner than heading over Wojiech Szczesny, whilst most effective moments there was once a bad within the construct as much as David Okereke’s strike.
Replace Federico Chiesa was once a spark for Juve after approaching in the second one part, despite the fact that Cremonese once more went as regards to taking the lead when Cyriel Dessers struck the put up.
Carnesecchi made a string of saves within the ultimate 20 mins that appeared adore it can be sufficient to protected his staff some degree – it might and in all probability will have to were extra however for the advantageous margins at play – most effective to peer Milik lash one in from distance in stoppage time.
GK: Wojciech Szesny (7); CB: Federico Gatti (7), CB: Gleison Bremer (7), CB: Danilo (7); RM: Matias Soule (7), CM: Nicolo Fagioli (6), CM: Manuel Locatelli (7), CM: Weston McKennie (6), LM: Filip Kostic (7); AM: Fabio Miretti (6); ST: Arkadiusz Milik (7)
Federico Chiesa (7), Moise Kean (6), Adrien Rabiot (6), Leandro Paredes (7), Iling-Junior (N/A)