Juventus 3-1 Maccabi Haifa: Old Lady dominate proceedings in Turin

Juventus vs Maccabi Haifa
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Juventus banked all three points against the Maccabi Haifa FC in a 3-1 victory on Wednesday, at the Allianz Stadium. Both teams arrived at the match with previous defeats in the league. Juve were looking forward to playing again after losing their last match 2-1 to Benfica.

Juve started strongly in the first half, when Adrien Rabiot gave them the lead in the 35th minute, finishing the first half 1-0.

The Old Lady started strong in the second half and were able to dominate, with an early goal from Dusan Vlahovic in the 50th minute. However, refused to lie down and managed to pull back a goal from Dean David in the 75th minute. In the end though, Juve increased their advantage via another Adrien Rabiot goal, 83 minutes in, which sealed the victory for Juve.

Substitutions for Juve included Alex Sandro, Manuel Locatelli, Leonardo Bonucci, Moise Kean and Fabio Miretti for Mattia De Sciglio, Filip Kostic, Juan Cuadrado, Dusan Vlahovic and Leandro Paredes, respectively.

Technical card:
Juventus:Wojciech Szczesny, Juan Cuadrado (Leonardo Bonucci, min.67), Danilo, Bremer, Mattia De Sciglio (Alex Sandro, min.46), Adrien Rabiot, Weston McKennie, Leandro Paredes (Fabio Miretti, min.85), Filip Kostic (Manuel Locatelli, min.66), Dusan Vlahovic (Moise Kean, min.73) and Angel Di Maria
Maccabi Haifa FC:Joshua Cohen, Daniel Sundgren, Abdoulaye Seck, Sean Goldberg, Dylan Batubinsika, Pierre Cornud (Dolev Hazizia, min.60), Ali Mohamed (Nikita Rukavytsya, min.84), Tjaronn Chery, Mohammad Abu Fani (Neta Lavi, min.72), Frantzdy Pierrot (Dean David, min.73) and Mavis Tchibota (Omer Atzili, min.60)
Stadium:the Allianz Stadium
Goals:Adrien Rabiot (1-0, min. 35), Dusan Vlahovic (2-0, min. 50), Dean David (2-1, min. 75) and Adrien Rabiot (3-1, min. 83)