Juventus vs Empoli: Moise Kean scores to help Biaconeri secure 1-0 win
– Juventus vs Empoli ended 1-0 in favour of the Biaconeri who are now 18 points clear in Serie A
– Teenage sensation Moise Kean scored three minutes after coming on to hand Juventus a vital win
– Juventus were missing the services of Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala for the game Red-hot Italian youngster Moise Kean came off the bench to score the winner as Juventus beat Empoli 1-0 to stretch their lead at the top of Serie A table to 18 points.
The 19-year-old scored three minutes after his introduction as he volleyed home in the 72nd minute.
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Kean has now scored six goals in his last eight matches including the international break. Juventus were missing the services of Ronaldo for this encounter after he suffered a thigh injury on international duty for Portugal.
In what looked like a double blow for manager Massimiliano Allegri, Dybala also joined Ronaldo on the sidelines, after dropping out of the warm-ups.
However, teenage sensation Moise Kean stepped up in their absence to score the winner which powered Juventus to 78 points, 18 points clear off their closest rival Napoli.