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Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in Turin derby
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Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in Turin derby

Sep 29 2013, 4:57pm CDT | by IANS

Rome, Sep 30 (IANS) Paul Pogba scored a controversial goal as Juventus beat Torino 1-0 at the Turin derby Sunday, Xinhua reported.

Rome, Sep 30 — Paul Pogba scored a controversial goal as Juventus beat Torino 1-0 at the Turin derby Sunday, Xinhua reported. The France international headed home a rebound from close range in the...

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Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in Turin derby

Sep 29 2013, 4:57pm CDT | by IANS

Rome, Sep 30 (IANS) Paul Pogba scored a controversial goal as Juventus beat Torino 1-0 at the Turin derby Sunday, Xinhua reported.

Rome, Sep 30 — Paul Pogba scored a controversial goal as Juventus beat Torino 1-0 at the Turin derby Sunday, Xinhua reported.

The France international headed home a rebound from close range in the second half after Carlos Tevez had nodded Leonardo Bonucci's flick onto the bar, with replays suggesting that the Argentine striker was in an offside position.

Juventus dominated the hosts in a drab first half, with Claudio Marchisio coming closest on the stroke of half-time with a low drive.

And in the second half, they turned their possession into a decisive goal, thanks to Pogba's intervention.

In the 54th minute Bonucci headed a corner goalwards and Tevez somehow managed to head against the crossbar from two yards but the resultant rebound was headed home by Pogba. However, television replays suggested that Tevez may have been in an offside position.

Juventus head coach Antonio Conte hit back after Juventus won the Turin Derby with the offside goal.

"I was told Tevez was offside during the goal, but he also risked his ankle on (Ciro) Immobile's challenge before that," he said. "He suffered a serious cut to his ankle and who knows how it might've ended if Toro had gone down to 10 men. Immobile should've been sent off."

His Torino counterpart Giampiero Ventura admitted Torino "could've done more" in their defeat to Juventus.

"We were able to be aggressive against Juve last season, but this time round we have a different structure. We limited Juventus and they had very few opportunities, though we should've done better in possession," he said.

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Balotelli an easy scapegoat in Real Madrid loss

Oct 22 2014 5:12pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

Here’s what happened on Matchday Three of the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday, in case you missed it. The results Watch match highlights: Liverpool 0, Real Madrid 3 || Anderlecht 1, Arsenal 2 || Olympiacos 1, Juventus 0 || Galatasaray 0, Borussia Dortmund 4 || AS Monaco 0, Benfica 0 || Bayer Leverkusen 2, Zenit St. Petersburg 0 || Ludogorets 1, Basel 0 || Atletico Madrid 5, Malmo 0 Talking points Balotelli an easy scapegoat: It’s understandable to be ...
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Gazzetta,Tuttosport and Corriere dello Sport Headlines: 14th September 2014

Sep 14 2014 12:31am CDT | Source: forzitalianfootball

Gazzetta dello Sport Juventus Apache, Ninja Roma What a performance from Tevez and Nainggolan! Carlitos scored and then set up Marchisio for the second goal in the 2-0 win over Udinese. Morata made his debut. The Belgian was the best on the field for the Giallorossi. And forced the own goal that gave them success against Empoli. Totti and Iturbe were on the bench. Duel in the background: The two Scudetto favorites win. And they stay at the summit. A two ...
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Juventus defender unable to secure a move away

Sep 1 2014 3:50pm CDT | Source: forzitalianfootball

Juventus defender Marco Motta is to remain in Turin for another season, as a deal with Empoli collapsed. The fullback is seen as deadwood at the Bianconeri, and the club had spent most of the summer trying to find the player a new club. According to SportPanorama.it, a proposed move to Empoli has been cancelled by the interested club on the final day of the transfer window. The 28-year-old has been loaned out three times since his move from Udinese four y ...
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