Napoli Vs. Juventus, 2011 Serie A: Goran Pandev Scores Again For Napoli, Marcelo Estigarribia Pulls One Back, 3-2

I'll toot my own horn a bit here: when writing the preview for Napoli vs. Juventus, I mentioned that, at some point, Gigi Buffon would lose his magical touch, and the leaky defense in front of him would concede a few goals. Apparently, that night is tonight. In the 68th minute, Goran Pandev knocked in his second of the night, as Leonardo Bonucci stood and watched, and Giorgio Chiellini allowed the Napoli forward to spin around and put the ball in the back of the net. Before tonight, the Inter man hadn't scored in an azzurri kit, but his second gave Napoli a two goal lead once again.

But the lead was cut once again just four minutes later, when Marcelo Estigarribia, realizing it was a night for firsts, scored his first goal for the bianconeri. The goal came from the exact location as Alessandro Matri's earlier in the half, the edge of the area, with Morgan De Sanctis failing to block the shot.

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