Five-time Ballon d’Or winner, Cristiano Ronaldo could only score a goal in the Derby della Mole as Torino held defending champions, Juventus to a 2-2 draw at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino.
After hitting a few shots on target, Federico Chiesa scored the opening goal of the encounter in the 13th minute from an Alvaro Morata assist. Torino equalized in the 27th minute after Wojciech Szczesny couldn’t hold on to a powerful drive from Rolando Mandragora, Antonio Sanabria then headed home the rebound. Few seconds after the restart, Dejan Kulusevski back pass to Sanabria, and the Paraguayan fired a shot at the goalkeeper’s near post to make it 2-1. Ronaldo headed home the equalizer in the 79th minute from the near post.
With the point, Torino moved 2 points clear off relegation place with a game in hand. Juventus, on the other hand, are edging farther from defending their title again, as they dropped to fourth on the log.
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