The Crusaders are beaten 3-1 away to The Old Lady

Andrea Pirlo's squad claimed a valuable home victory against Parma on Wednesday

Parma on away loss to Juve at the Allianz Stadium on Wednesday. Both teams arrived at the match from previous defeats in the league. Juve were looking to get back winning ways after losing their last game 1-0 to Atalanta. Parma lost 4-3 in the last match they played against Cagliari. As it stands, Juve are in 3rd place, with 65 points from 32 matches, while Parma sit in 19th, with 20 points from 32.

The Crusaders scored first, thanks to a goal from Gaston Brugman at the 25 minute mark. However, their lead was short-lived, as an equalizer from Alex Sandro at the 43 minute mark, brought Juve level. They then scored again, increasing their advantage thanks to a 2nd effort from Alex Sandro just before half-time, finishing the first half 2-1.

The Old Lady continued to apply pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Matthijs De Ligt finding the net in the 68th minute, leaving the final score at 3-1.

For Juve, Dejan Kulusevski, Adrien Rabiot, Aaron Ramsey, Alvaro Morata and Federico Bernardeschi, came on for Juan Cuadrado, Rodrigo Bentancur, Weston McKennie, Paulo Dybala and Arthur. Parma brought on Andreas Cornelius, Valentin Mihaila, Hernani, Yann Karamoh and Maxime Busi, to replace Graziano Pelle, Gervinho, Gaston Brugman, Dennis Man and Giuseppe Pezzella.

There were bookings for Weston McKennie and Cristiano Ronaldo from Juve, and Hernani and Yann Karamoh, for Parma.

Juve will next travel to Fiorentina, while Parma will face Crotone at home.