Juventus welcomed SS Lazio to Turin knowing a win will put them in a commanding position for their quest of a ninth successive Scudetto title. Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring from 12 yards after a long wait which saw referee Danielle Orsato go over to look at the VAR screen. Juventus doubled their lead in the second half after a counter attack caught Lazio further up the opposition half this time Pauli Dybala squared for Ronaldo to pass home.
Lazio had a lifeline in the game when Leonardo Bonucci’s attempted ball clearance caught Ciro Immobile and the former Torino man kept his composure to finish. Juventus took the win going 8 points clear.