Ghana star Kwadwo Asamoah closes in on Italian title with Juventus
Ghana’s utility player Kwadwo Asamoah closed in on the Italian league on Monday night as his Juventus side coasted to an imperious 2-0 win against Livorno.
Juventus moved closer to a third straight Italian title as they regained an eight-point lead over Roma with Asamoah playing the entire duration of the game.
Fernando Llorente opened the scoring with a smart turn and clinical left-foot finish from Carlos Tevez’s pass.
The Spain striker added another within three minutes when he was allowed a free header from Andrea Pirlo’s right-wing corner.
After the break, Livorno barely had a kick as Juve saw out an easy win.
Asamoah has played a major role for Juventus since the start of the season and the win will crown in