Kwadwo Asamoah's Afcon return started on a losing note as Juventus got punished by Roma

The 24-year-old's first match for the Old Lady after the 2013 Afcon ended in a defeat as Juventus lost 1-0 to AS Roma in the Italian Serie A

Ghana midfielder, Kwadwo Asamoah saw defeat on Saturday in his first post Afcon match for Juventus.

The Italian champions were beaten 1-0 by AS Roma to record their 4th defeat of the season.

Asamoah who started the match was substituted in the 56th minute.

The 24-year-old who scored two goals for Ghana at the 2013 Afcon sat out of last week’s Uefa champions league win at Celtic after making a fresh return from the Afcon.

Juventus are still on top of the Italian Seria A table with 55 points, four points ahead Napoli.