Mandzukic ensures Juventus equal PSG record

Serie A By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 08/12/2018

Mario Mandzukic ensures Juventus to equalled Paris Saint-Germain after beating Inter Milan 1-0 at Allianz Stadium on Friday night.

The Bianconeri have joined Ligue 1 table toppers to the best ever start to a top-five league in the era of three points for a victory, set by ‎Les Parisiens, of 43 in 15 rounds.

Juventus did eventually break the deadlock in the 66 minutes when Joao Cancelo whipped the cross to the back post for Mandzukic’s diving header, the Croatian anticipating his former teammate Kwadwo Asamoah.

Old Lady have flown 14 points clear of their opponents Napoli after winning their first 15 Serie A games this season, dropping points only in a 1-1 home draw with Genoa 

This allows Juve to equal the record set by Paris Saint-Germain this season of 43 points from the first 15 Ligue 1 rounds.