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90' + 3'
R. Karsdorp
Yellow Card
89'
G. Mancini
Yellow Card
44'
W. Szczęsny
Penalty Save
44'
J. Veretout
Penalty Miss
16'
M. Kean
R. Bentancur
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47% 52%
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Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 2 4
Total Passes 487 514
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Commentary

That's all for now though, goodbye!
The result means that Juventus climb to seventh - just one point behind fourth-placed Roma.  
Juventus hold on to secure their fourth straight domestic win. Roma, despite the result, put in a good performance. They started brightly and could have taken the lead through Mancini and Pellegrini chances. But Juventus found the opener when Bentancur headed De Sciglio's cross against Kean and beyond Patricio. Roma had the chance to strike back just before half-time. The visitors were awarded a penalty when Szczesny tripped Mkhitaryan, but the goalkeeper redeemed himself by saving Veretout's spot-kick. Roma pushed hard for an equaliser after the interval, but Juventus defended bravely and held on for an important win.
90' + 4' FULL TIME: Juventus 1-0 Roma
R. Karsdorp
Yellow Card
90' + 3' Karsdorp gets a yellow card after bringing down Arthur.
90' + 1' Three minutes of stoppage time are added on.
90' Locatelli bundles Mkhitaryan over and Roma are awarded a promising free-kick. Cristante flicks on the cross but it just misses Ibanez at the back post.
G. Mancini
Yellow Card
89' The referee has dished out a flurry of yellow cards in the last 10 minutes. Mancini is the latest player to go into the book, following a cynical trip on Morata.
Alex Sandro
M. De Sciglio
88' De Sciglio is replaced by Alex Sandro in defence.
Danilo
Yellow Card
87' Danilo trips El Shaarawy and earns himself a yellow card. 
87' Roma continue to push for an equaliser, but it looks like they're beginning to run out of ideas.
E. Shomurodov
Yellow Card
85' Shomurodov puts in a late challenge on Chiellini and earns himself a yellow card. 
83' Chance! Cristante thunders a vicious effort from 25 yards and it flicks off Bonucci. It could go anywhere, but the ball spins narrowly wide of the near post!
E. Shomurodov
J. Veretout
81' An attacking change for Roma: the midfielder, Veretout, is replaced by a striker in Shomurodov.
80' Pellegrini has a chance to release Abraham on the break, but he forces the pass too early and Danilo cuts it out.
78' Cuadrado sends an inviting cross towards the back post, but it sails over Morata and Roma clear.
Arthur
F. Bernardeschi
76' Juventus make a defensive change. Bernardeschi walks off to be replaced by Arthur in midfield.
75' Abraham still looks like Roma's best route back into this game. The lively striker has taken two shots and created one chance so far today and you wouldn't count against him causing further problems.  
73' Chance! Vina slaloms into the box and suddenly space opens up for a shot! Vina pokes it towards goal from eight yards, but Chiellini throws himself at it and the shot deflects over the bar.
S. El Shaarawy
Yellow Card
71' El Shaarawy trips Chiesa to stop a counter-attack and earns himself a yellow card.
Morata
M. Kean
71' Kean also makes way with Morata taking his place.
D. Kulusevski
F. Chiesa
71' Juventus freshen things up with a double substitution: the first sees Chiesa make way for Kulusevski after a quiet game.
69' Cristante's deep cross is claimed by Szczesny. Roma are controlling the game without creating that clear opportunity.
67' Almost! Veretout finds a little space just outside the box, and he takes a touch before curling a deft effort narrowly wide of the far post!
65' Cristante's ambitious pass just misses Karsdorp before flying out of play. 
63' Close! Cuadrado feeds Bernardeschi who lets fly from 25 yards. His fierce shot flashes across goal and just wide of the far post!
60' Roma are just beginning to pin the hosts in currently. They just need to find a way to create some clear chances.
58' It's been a quiet game for Chiesa, who's previously struggled against Roma. Chiesa has played six games against Roma without scoring: excluding Juventus, they are the team against which he has played the most Serie A games without a goal.
56' It's been a breathless start to the second half with both teams desperate to take control of the game. With Juventus still holding a narrow lead, it's perfectly poised for the final 30 minutes.  
54' Roma appeal for a penalty! Chiellini clumsily collides with Pellegrini after Juventus struggle to clear El Shaarawy's cross. After a long check, VAR decides not to overturn the referee's original decision and no penalty is awarded.
52' Bernardeschi flicks it over Karsdorp before firing his volley wide of the near post from 12 yards.
50' CHANCE! Chiesa picks out Bernardeschi with a precise cross before Bernardeschi performs an acrobatic overhead kick! Patricio just about keeps the volley out, but it falls kindly to Kean who wastefully hammers the rebound over from close range!
M. De Sciglio
Yellow Card
49' De Sciglio is booked after fouling El Shaarawy near the touchline.
48' Cuadrado catches Vina late, presenting Roma with a promising free-kick near the touchline. However, Bonucci flicks the delivery clear at the near post before Chiesa hacks it clear.  
46' Roma get the second half underway.
Roma will be buoyed by the threat they've carried in attack though. Abraham, in particular, has been a handful for Juventus and could play a major role in the second half.
Kean's goal gives Juventus a slender lead at the break. Roma started well and had chances to take the lead through Pellegrini and Mancini. But Juventus grew into the game and took the lead when Bentancur's header bounced off Kean and beyond Patricio. Roma continued to put the hosts under pressure though and eventually won a penalty for their efforts on the stroke of half-time. Veretout's spot-kick was saved by Szczesny though, ensuring that Juventus retained their lead going into the interval.
45' + 4' HALF TIME: Juventus 1-0 Roma
T. Abraham
Yellow Card
45' + 3' Abraham is booked after tripping up Chiellini in frustration.
45' + 2' Abraham almost gets in behind again, but this time Chiellini cuts out the throughball.
45' Four minutes of stoppage time are added.
J. Veretout
Penalty Miss
44' It wasn't a bad penalty from Veretout. He hit it firmly towards the bottom corner, but Szczesny guessed the right way and then executed the perfect dive to keep it out.
Penalty Save
44' SZCZESNY SAVES IT! It was a long wait for Veretout, who finally stepped up and fired his spot-kick towards the bottom right corner, only for Szczesny to push it wide!
41' Penalty to Roma! It's a brilliant move from the visitors. Abraham dances past both Bonucci and Chiellini, before Danilo slides in and nudges the ball to Mkhitaryan inside the six-yard box. Mkhitaryan dinks it over Szczesny, but gets swept over by the goalkeeper and the referee awards a penalty! Abraham had knocked it into the net just after the whistle, which is sure to cause controversy if Roma fail to capitalise now.
W. Szczęsny
Yellow Card
41' Szczesny is shown a yellow card for his foul on Mkhitaryan.
40' Roma hit Juventus on the break. Abraham drives almost 40 yards to get into the box, but Danilo recovers at the crucial moment to knock it behind. The resulting set-piece comes to nothing.
38' Chance! Vina breaks away down the left before curling in an early cross in search of Abraham. The striker gets there ahead of Bonucci but can only direct his eight-yard header straight at Szczesny.
36' There have been few opportunities since the opener; both teams are locked into an engaging midfield battle.
34' Roma may have had six shots so far, but only two have been from inside the box. They might need to change their approach and show a little more patience to create clear chances. 
32' El Shaarawy hits a speculative effort from distance, but he doesn't quite catch it right - it trickles safely into the arms of Szczesny. 
30' Bentancur muscles past Ibanez and surges dangerously into the box! However, the referee pulls play back for a foul on Ibanez. It's a soft decision and it's a let-off for Ibanez.
28' Zaniolo has suffered his fair share of injuries in the past and you can only hope that this latest knock isn't too serious.
S. El Shaarawy
N. Zaniolo
26' Zaniolo is replaced by El Shaarawy following that earlier injury.
25' Roma attempt to settle the game back down with a long spell of possession inside their own half.
23' There's a clash of heads between Mkhitaryan and Danilo, and the game takes a brief pause for both to recover.
20' Zaniolo takes a painful bump and requires treatment. Although he looked to be in a lot of pain initially, he returns to the pitch.
18' Well, it's arrived against the run of play, but Juventus lead! Roma will need to keep their composure and stay in the game now.
R. Bentancur
Assist
16' It looked like Bentancur was trying to send that header towards goal, but it bounced straight off the nearby Kean and flew past Patricio!
M. Kean
Goal
16' KEAN! 1-0! Juventus take the lead. De Sciglio jinks inside Zaniolo before bending an inviting cross to the back post. It's met by Bentancur who rises above Vina to head it against Kean and past Patricio!
15' Juventus enjoy a long spell of possession as they look to stamp their authority on this game.
13' Bonucci gets winded by Zaniolo's powerful strike. There's a brief delay for the defender to gather his breath, but he should be okay to continue.
11' Roma have made an adventurous start. They've taken the game to Juventus and have already created a few chances. The hosts, meanwhile, have looked disjointed.
9' Close! Roma sweep forward again. This time Zaniolo rides a few challenges before picking out Pellegrini. The attacker shoots from 20 yards but it deflects off Chiellini before looping narrowly over. The resulting set-piece amounts to nothing.
7' Chance! Pellegrini whips in a free-kick towards the back post, and it's met by an unmarked Mancini! The defender heads it towards the near post, but Szczesny is there to push it away to safety.
5' Abraham swivels on the edge of the box, before Bonucci blocks his strike. The ball falls to Karsdorp who's fouled by De Sciglio near the touchline. 
3' Veretout drives forward and searches for the run of Abraham, but Chiellini stretches to cut it out.
1' Juventus get the first half underway.
The players are emerging from the tunnel and kick off is just seconds away!
Roma might be wary of their poor recent record against Juventus though. Juventus have won nine of their 10 Serie A games played at the Allianz Stadium against Roma, losing the other.
Roma, meanwhile, make just two changes. Darboe is replaced by Cristante in midfield, while Chris Smalling drops out of the squad with Ibanez coming into the starting lineup.
Juventus make four changes to the side that beat Torino last time out in the league. Alex Sandro, Matthijs de Ligt, Mckennie and Adrien Rabiot all drop out with Bonucci, De Sciglio, Bentancur and Cuadrado coming in.
SUBS: Eldor Shomurodov, Daniel Fuzato, Ebrima Darboe, Bryan Reynolds, Riccardo Calafiori, Marash Kumbulla, Borja Mayoral, Gonzalo Villar, Carles Perez, Pietro Boer, Amadou Diawara, Stephan El Shaarawy.
ROMA (4-2-3-1): Rui Patricio; Rick Karsdorp, Gianluca Mancini, Ibanez, Matias Vina; Jordan Veretout, Bryan Cristante; Nicolo Zaniolo, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Henrikh Mkhitaryan; Tammy Abraham.
SUBS: Dejan Kulusevski, Kaio Jorge, Arthur, Daniele Rugani, Luca Pellegrini, Aaron Ramsey, Alvaro Morata, Carlo Pinsoglio, Mattia Perin, Alex Sandro, Weston McKennie.
JUVENTUS (4-4-2): Wojciech Szczesny; Danilo, Leonardo Bonucci, Giorgio Chiellini, Mattia De Sciglio; Juan Cuadrado, Rodrigo Bentancur, Manuel Locatelli, Federico Bernardeschi; Moise Kean, Federico Chiesa.
Roma, on the other hand, are in fourth after a solid start. They’ll be aiming to avoid defeat today – if Juventus do get the three points they’ll be just one point behind the visitors.
Hello and welcome to live commentary of this Serie A fixture between Juventus and Roma. The hosts enter this one in need of a win. They find themselves ninth in the early table and can barely afford to lose extra ground in the title race.