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0 vs 2
Played
February 26, 2011 7:45 PM GMT
Stadio Olimpico di Torino — Torino
Referee:‬ A. Romeo‎
Attendance:‬ 20843‎
 
 
 
   
 
 

Player Ratings: Juventus 0-2 Bologna

Bologna's Marco Di Vaio punished Juventus with some razor sharp finishing. Goal.com rates the hitman and the rest of the participants.

By Stefano Federici

  • Marco Storari
    37
    79
    0.00

    Marco Storari

    At little fault for both of the goals and let down on numerous occasions but some sloppy positioning from his backline.

  • Giorgio Chiellini
    105
    32
    0.00

    Giorgio Chiellini

    Did his best to track back and on the opening goal but his position out wide meant he could do little following Bonucci's poor defensive line.

  • Andrea Barzagli
    35
    89
    0.00

    Andrea Barzagli

    Alongside Bonucci he will be having nightmare's following a terrible night at the back.

  • Leonardo Bonucci
    37
    103
    0.00

    Leonardo Bonucci

    Caught deep on the opening goal and was guilty of playing Di Vaio onside as Juventus started the second half in disastrous fashion.

  • Zdenek Grygera
    21
    116
    0.00

    Zdenek Grygera

    Failed to attack the ball on the second goal and was caught watching as Di Vaio slotted home his brace.

  • J. Martínez
    33
    123
    0.00

    J. Martínez Flop of the Match

    Rarely showed any creativity going forward and struggled as he came up against an organised Bologna backline.

  • Felipe Melo
    59
    91
    0.00

    Felipe Melo

    Gifted the visitors the opening goal following a terrible mix up with Marchisio in the middle of the park.

  • Claudio Marchisio
    77
    65
    0.00

    Claudio Marchisio

    Dispossessed by Mutarelli who provided the assist for Bologna's opener.

  • Milos Krasic
    86
    91
    0.00

    Milos Krasic

    Unable to provide his usual attacking threat.

  • Vincenzo Iaquinta
    24
    134
    0.00

    Vincenzo Iaquinta

    Saw his effort come crashing off the woodwork just minutes before the break. Forced off due to an injury complaint during half time.

  • Alessandro Matri
    104
    46
    0.00

    Alessandro Matri

    Not the best of nights for the hitman who failed to find the space from which to cause any danger.

Substitutions

  • Luca Toni
    65
    63
    0.00

    Luca Toni

    Unlucky to be denied by a late goal line clearance that could have signalled the start of a comeback.

  • Alessandro Del Piero
    171
    37
    0.00

    Alessandro Del Piero

    Thrown on at the break to give added purpose to the Bianconeri attack. Provided a number of inviting crosses but let down by his fellow forwards who lacked ruthlessness in front of goal.

  • Simone Pepe
    32
    69
    0.00

    Simone Pepe

    Brought on late on but unable to change the course of the game.

  • Emiliano Viviano
    41
    6
    0.00

    Emiliano Viviano

    Rode his luck at times but made some important blocks to leave the Bianconeri cursing their luck in front of goal.

  • Matteo Rubin
    19
    10
    0.00

    Matteo Rubin

    Denied Bonucci with a vital goal line clearance and dug in at times to push the Rossoblu towards an important victory.

  • Daniele Portanova
    19
    10
    0.00

    Daniele Portanova

    Kept an organised unit at the back and will be delighted to return home with a well deserved clean sheet.

  • Miguel Angel Britos
    21
    9
    0.00

    Miguel Angel Britos

    Saved his side at the back on more than one occasion.

  • Andrea Esposito
    15
    9
    0.00

    Andrea Esposito

    Forced off on the half hour mark after taking a blow to the head following a Iaquinta free kick.

  • Diego Pérez
    14
    10
    0.00

    Diego Pérez

    Provided the visitors with energy down the middle and utilised the counter attack to positive effect.

  • Gaby Mudingayi
    11
    8
    0.00

    Gaby Mudingayi

    Refused to give an inch as he provided cover for the backline.

  • Federico Casarini
    13
    10
    0.00

    Federico Casarini

    Alongside Mudingayi he worked hard to stay disciplined and make life difficult for the home side in the final third.

  • Francesco Della Rocca
    19
    7
    0.00

    Francesco Della Rocca

    Kept the visitors organised down the middle and did well not to concede space despite the Bianconeri's superior possession.

  • Marco Di Vaio
    108
    10
    0.00

    Marco Di Vaio Top of the Match

    Turned the game on its head with a wonderfully taken strike shortly after the break. Put the final nail on the coffin as he rounded off the win with a well taken brace.

  • Riccardo Meggiorini
    19
    7
    0.00

    Riccardo Meggiorini

    Worked his socks off in the support striker role and was eventually relieved of his duties after running out of steam. Did well to serve his strike partner for the second goal.

Substitutions

  • Nicolò Cherubin
    10
    6
    0.00

    Nicolò Cherubin

    Brought on during the second period and didn't let his coach down as he ground out the victory with his teammates.

  • Antonio Buscè
    11
    7
    0.00

    Antonio Buscè

    Given a late run out after Meggiorini ran out of gas.

  • Massimo Mutarelli
    24
    2
    0.00

    Massimo Mutarelli

    Came on from the bench and provided a wonderful assist to Di Vaio shortly after the re-start. Proved influential down the middle as he battled hard to the end.

Results
 
Player Ratings
Tournament
Position
Ranking
Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
Ciro Immobile Ciro Immobile
Striker
Torino
19 0
Carlos Tévez Carlos Tévez
Striker
Juventus
18 1
Gonzalo Higuaín Gonzalo Higuaín
Striker
Napoli
17 5
Luca Toni Luca Toni
Striker
Hellas Verona
17 2
Rodrigo Palacio Rodrigo Palacio
Striker
Inter
15 0