Juventus 1-0 Roma: Match report, reaction and key statistics

Roma suffered a narrow 1-0 defeat against Juventus on Saturday night, as Mario Mandzukic scored the only goal of the game.

Mandzukic headed home 10 minutes before half-time, a moment that ended up deciding things at the Juventus Stadium.

Robin Olsen made a number of fine saves for the Giallorossi - who had their best chances in the second half, with Bryan Cristante going close in the final stages.

The Giallorossi have two more games in 2018, as they host Sassuolo at the Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday and then travel to face Parma next weekend.

JUVENTUS 1-0 ROMA

Goalscorers:
Mandzukic (35')

Juventus:  Szczesny; De Sciglio, Bonucci, Chiellini, Alex Sandro; Bentancur, Pjanic, Matuidi; Dybala; Mandzukic, Ronaldo.

Roma: Olsen; Santon, Manolas, Fazio, Kolarov; Cristante, Nzonzi; Under, Zaniolo, Florenzi; Schick