As Juan Cuadrado said before the game, no match is ever simple, and Sunday's match against Benevento certainly wasn't for Juve as they came from behind to secure a key 2-1 victory. Here are the OPTA numbers that tell the story of Sunday's win:
Stats Recap: #JuveBenevento
- Juventus collected at least 30 points in the first 12 games played for the fifth time in the last six Serie A season.
- Juventus fired the most shots (27) in a single game this season (all comps).
- Cuadrado scored 5 of his 9 Serie A goals for Juventus thanks to a cross-assist by a left foot player (3 Alex Sandro, 1 Asamoah, 1 Douglas Costa).
- Higuain played the 50th league games for Juventus: 31 goals and six assists.
- Higuain has scored at least one goal in the last 3 Serie A matches (4 goals in total).
- Juventus trailed at half-time in a home Serie A match for the first time since September 2015 (vs Chievo).
- Benevento made no touches in the opp box in the first half against Juventus.
- Juventus have conceded the first goal from outside the box in the current Serie A
- Juan Cuadrado completed 52 of 53 passes on Sunday.
- Daniele Rugani completed 82 of 87 passes and had 100 touches, the most of any Juve player.
- Juventus had 812 touches to Benevento's 476.
- Juventus out-shot Benevento 27-1, the most shots in a single game for the Bianconeri this season.
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