Udinese 2-1 Juventus , goals: De Ligt at 42 ', Ilija Nestorovski at 52' and Fofana at 92 '. The bianconeri missed the first match point for the Scudetto.
A bad Juventus got back from Udinese and failed the first match point for the Scudetto. A victory for Maurizio Sarri's team was enough to conquer the tricolor with three days in advance, but this was not the case.
Most likely the Scudetto party was only postponed for a few days because Juve still maintains a comforting advantage over the pursuers since it is at +6 over Atalanta and +7 over Inter and in both cases it has the advantage in direct clashes.
But today Juve has failed, there is no point in making further excuses. Sarri's team did not convince either in the first half or in the second half because they played in rhythm.
Despite this, Juve had still taken the lead with a De Ligt place but in the second half Udinese ground the game and scored three points that allow it to mortgage the salvation.
First came Nestorovski's equalizer, then the decisive goal at 92 'of Fofana with Juventus all projected forward in desperate search for the scudetto goal.
The Udinese midfielder made a fool of De Ligt as he overtook him with a tunnel before beating Szczesny with an unstoppable low shot.
Now Juve has to wait for Sunday evening to celebrate when the opponent in turn will be a Sampdoria who has nothing more to ask for in this championship.
Juve collapses in Udine, Fofana's goal at 92 'is decisive.
Sarri's Juventus plays the championship with Szczesny – Danilo, Rugani, De Ligt, Alex Sandro – Rabiot, Bentancur, Ramsey – Bernardeschi, Dybala, Ronaldo. Available: Buffon, Pinsoglio, Cuadrado, Coccolo, Demiral, Pjanic, Matuidi, Bricklayer, Douglas Costa, Olivieri, Vrioni, Zanimacchia.
Udinese tries to put a stop to the wheels with Musso – Becao, Ekong, Nuytinck – ter Avest, Fofana, de Paul, Sema, Zeegelaar – Okaka, Nestorovski. Available: Nicolas, Perisan, Samir, De Maio, Mazzolo, Larsen, Ballarini, Palumbo, Lirussi, Lasagna, Oviszach, Compagnon.
Udinese close to scoring in the eighth minute. Sema's cross from the left was deflected by Danilo clumsily and ended on the post at Szczesny beaten. The Brazilian went close to what would have been a sensational own goal.
Juventus reply at 14 '. Lightning of Dybala. The Argentine's grand net conclusion was prodigiously rejected by Musso. Cristiano Ronaldo's first acute at 26 '.
The Portuguese went to shooting from the trocar, his shot did not frame the mirror of the door defended by Musso but came out of a whisker. Juventus lead at 42 'with De Ligt. The Dutch jewel hit a shot from outside the penalty area which went into the bottom left corner.
The first half ended with Juventus ahead of a goal against Udinese. A victory would give Sarri's team the ninth consecutive championship.
Udinese draw at 52 '. Ilija Nestorovski wins the header from the center of the ball towards the bottom left corner. The author of the cross was Sema.
Juventus close to overtaking at 64 'with Dybala. The Argentine striker gets rid of two opponents and kicks the net but Musso is good at blocking his conclusion on the ground.
With Juve all forward looking for the Scudetto goal, Udinese is celebrating with Fofana. The midfielder from Friuli started on the counterattack, overtook De Ligt with a tunnel and beat Szczesny with an unstoppable low shot.
It is over, Juve has fallen to Udine and has postponed the Scudetto party. The hosts have mortgaged salvation thanks to this comeback success.
Source: Blitz Quotidiano