Losing at Serie A frontrunner Inter Milan could be forgiven, a defeat at house to relegation-threatened Udinese much less so.
Juventus have been booed off the sector by their followers on Monday (Tuesday AEDT) after a 1-0 loss at house to Udinese left their title hopes in tatters.
Massimiliano Allegri’s facet, who misplaced 1-0 at league leaders Inter Milan final week, stayed seven factors behind the Nerazzurri, who even have a sport in hand.
Juventus are just one level above third-placed AC Milan.
Lautaro Giannetti’s first Serie A purpose was sufficient at hand Udinese solely their second win in 14 matches and elevate them three factors above the drop zone.
Juventus ahead Arkadiusz Milik missed numerous gilt-edged possibilities to equalise, and likewise had a purpose disallowed.
Milik was coming back from a suspension and began instead of in-form ahead Dusan Vlahovic, who was out with a muscle downside.
Juventus began brightly nevertheless it was Udinese who took the lead within the twenty fifth minute.
Thomas Kristensen nodded on Lazar Samardzic’s free kick and Juventus defender Alex Sandro’s tried clearance was straight at Giannetti, who fired it in from shut vary.
Milik may have levelled nearly instantly, however he mishit a cross and despatched it woefully huge of the goal from point-blank vary.
The Poland ahead headed one other cross straight at Udinese goalkeeper Maduka Okoye shortly earlier than half-time.
Juventus have been jeered off the sector on the break, and issues did not enhance a lot after the interval.
Milik did get the ball at the back of the web within the 58th minute after Adrien Rabiot had nodded on a nook, nevertheless it was dominated out as a result of Federico Chiesa’s nook supply had crossed the byline.