A loss at home to promoted Benevento. A draw with city rival Torino. Another defeat at Atalanta.
And now a 1-1 draw at relegation-threatened Fiorentina.
There’s been nothing “super” over the past six rounds from nine-time defending Serie A champion Juventus, which was one of the clubs leading the charge for the breakaway European Super League.
In fact, it was almost laughable when hotly sought transfer target Dušan Vlahović put Fiorentina ahead with a softly struck “Panenka”-style penalty kick midway through the first half Sunday. Juventus goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny was left helpless on the ground as Vlahović’s effort sailed over him into the center of the goal.
It was the 17th goal this season for the 21-year-old Vlahović, who is being linked with a move to AC Milan.
“It was a terrible first…