Serie A scores, highlights: Juventus take down Roma; Napoli stay perfect thanks to late goal

Matchday 8 in Serie An offered some fireworks on Sunday, highlighted by the big-time clash in between Juventus and Roma. Meanwhile, Napoli continued their ideal start to the season to stay in top place, while Atalanta lastly discovered their scoring boots after a below-average start to the season in regards to assaulting production.

Here’s what to understand and see from Sunday’s Serie A play:

Matchday 8 scoreboard

Spezia 2, Salernitana 1
Lazio 3, Inter Milan 1
Milan 3, Verona 2
Cagliari 3, Sampdoria 1
Udinese 1, Bologna 1
Genoa 2, Sassuolo 2
Atalanta 4, Empoli 1
Napoli 1, Torino 0
Juventus 1, Roma 0
Venezia vs. Fiorentina, 2:45 p.m. on Monday (Paramount+)

You can enjoy every Serie A match this season on Paramount+.

Juve win face-off

Despite not playing extremely well, Juventus were 1-0 winners over Roma thanks to Moise Kean’s 16th-minute objective. Here’s the minute the Italy worldwide fired the hosts into the lead:

Juve just had 6 shots in the video game and produced an xG of 1.59, however AS Roma were completely much better on the night, passing it at a much better portion, producing 5 more quality opportunities and taping an xG of 2.05 on 15 overall shots.

And while Juve remained in control on the scoreline, they required their goalkeeper Wojchiech Szczensy to come up huge with this charge conserve:

The triumph relocations Juve to within a point of the leading 4, while Roma stay in 4th with their 3rd loss in their last 5 video games.

Osimhen the hero for scary Napoli

Napoli are now 8-0-0 to begin the season thanks to their 1-0 win over Torino, leaving it late thanks to Victor Osimhen’s winner in the 81st minute to stay atop the table. Napoli produced 10 shots in the match, one less than Torino, however taped the exceptional xG (1.59-1.09) and constantly felt most likely to discover a significant winner, having actually done it numerous times currently this season. 

And they did it using their brand name brand-new Halloween packages by Kappa:

Looking excellent and sensation excellent after a win that keeps them in the early chauffeur’s seat.

Atalanta discover their scoring touch

For the very first time all season, Atalanta discovered their scoring boots and put 4 previous Empoli to transfer to 6th in the table. They had not scored 3 objectives in a video game yet this season, however they went even more ahead and got 4, though one was an own objective.

Two objectives in either half paced the visitors, with Duvan Zapata getting his 100th objective in the league in the passing away minutes.

Atalanta taped 22 shots on the night, 10 more than Empoli

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