Serie A Wrap: Juventus beaten, Roma close gap to a point
Serie A By: Linus Onyeze | 16/01/2017
AS Roma players celebrate after scoring a goal. They are now one point adrift of Juventus at the top of the table.It was an interesting weekend in Serie A, as Juventus’ lead at the top of the table was reduced to just one point, as the race for who wins the 2016/2017 Scudetto continues.Following their loss, Juventus now run the risk of losing the title they have won for the last four seasons, even though they are still top with a game in hand.Read also: Naija players abroad: Mikel shines again, Ideye bangs twoFiorentina 2-1 JuventusThe Old Lady suffered a rare loss in Serie A, after initially going two goals down. However, Gonzalo Higuain scored within four minutes of Fiorentina’s second, and would have expected to at least pick a point, but it wasn’t to be as Fiorentina held on for a win.Napoli 3-1 PescaraThe Naples club continued their resurgence after a blip, and are now within four points of leaders Juventus with this win. However, they still have AS Roma ahead of them in second.
Seria A Table week 20Photo courtesy: livescore.com