25 September 2022
Juventus Women were held to a 1-1 result at Sassuolo yesterday, the second draw for the Bianconere in their five league fixtures this season. The stalemate was one of the talking points to emerge from the match in Emilia.
Read on to find out more.
TIED UP | The first ever draw between Juventus Women and Sassuolo arrived in their eleventh meeting and took the Bianconere's total to two draws from their three most recent league games, as many as those collected in the previous 47 Serie A fixtures.
GETTING PERSONAL | Cristiana Girelli scored her ninth Serie A goal for Juventus against Sassuolo, improving her personal best against her favourite victims since signing for the Bianconere.
BLACK & WHITE MIRROR | With the team's first headed goal of the season, Girelli took her tally to five goals in the first four matchdays of the championship - the last Juventus player to score as many at the same point in the tournament was the same number 10 in 2020/21.
TAKE FIVE | Following her cross for Girelli's goal, Valentina Cernoia has now participated directly in five goals in the last three Serie A seasons against Sassuolo - more than any other opponent over the same period.
HITTING BACK | Valeria Monterubbiano's most recent scoring participation in Serie A has come against Juventus - her assist for Sassuolo was preceded by a goal on February 27 with Empoli.