Juventus occupy the Serie A standings after a 3-0 win over visitors Palermo on Sunday (11/20/2011). Three goals powered by Simone Pepe, Alessandro Matri, and Claudio Marchisio.
With the addition of three points, Juventus managed to collect 22 points Lazio to shift the position of the second rank who have the same points, but lost on goal difference. While Palermo was rooted to the rank-5 with 16 points.
Although as a guest, Palermo was more aggressive at the start of the game. In the 9th minute, Palermo had a golden opportunity to break into the Juventus goalkeeper. Unfortunately, the efforts of Josip Ilicic could still be blocked by goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon.
Four minutes later, turn Fabrizio Miccoli who try their luck by releasing the ball by kicking right foot from outside the penalty box. This effort also failed because the ball has not met the target.
In the midst of this pressure, Juventus even able to steal a goal in the 20th minute. Giorgio Chiellini's cross from the left successfully utilized by Simone Pepe with a header. Goalkeeper Alexandros Tzorvas who tried to cover the rate of fast losing the ball by Pepe.
Juventus almost doubled their lead in the 31st minute through the action of Andrea Pirlo. Luckily for the visitors, the ball Pirlo's shot hit the goalpost just left.
Juventus then continue to hold control of the game. Several times they tried to rush into the penalty box Palermo, but it always failed when trying to score the second goal. While Palermo could only occasional counterattack which also was fruitless. By the end of the first half, standing 1-0 to Juventus has not changed.
Juventus immediately kicked off early in the second half. The result, in the 48th minute, Alessandro Matri Juventus have scored the second after receiving feedback from Stephan Lichtsteiner. Matri coolly struck the ball into the right corner of goal Palermo.
Despite winning 2-0, Juventus still will not stop attacking. The result, Claudio Marchisio Juventus have scored a third in the 65th minute. Receiving a cross Vucinic, Marchisio fired right foot that makes the ball nestled into the back right corner of the opponent's goal.
Juventus continued to dominate the game. They are able to excel in the mastery of the ball. Unfortunately, this advantage could not be utilized troops Antonio Conte is to score their fourth goal.
Ahead of the game ended, Palermo several times trying to break into the Juventus penalty box. However, their efforts often failed by the Juventus defender who appeared disciplined in this game. When the whistle ending the game, the score 3-0 to win the hosts do not change.