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Ronaldo inspires Juventus to impressive victory as they begin Serie A title defence

- Juventus cruised to a 3-0 win over visiting Sampdoria at the Allianz Stadium

- Goals from Kulusevski, Bonucci and Ronaldo helped the Old Lady kick off their season on a bright note

- The victory also meant new boss Andrea Pirlo got his reign off to a flying start at the Turin club

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Juventus got their Italian League title defence off to an impressive start following their 3-0 win over Sampdoria at the Allianz Stadium.

A goal each from Dejan Kulusevski, Leonardo Bonucci and Cristiano Ronaldo were all Andrea Pirlo needed to get his reign as the Old lady boss started on a winning note.

Kulusevski made a scoring debut for the Turin club after firing from outside the 18-yard box a stunning goal.

The 20-year-old midfielder was in the right place to fire home from outside of the 18-yard box after Cristiano Ronaldo was stopped by the opposition.

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Juventus vs Sampdoria: Ronaldo fires Andrea Pirlo's men to 3-0 victory

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Pirlo's men were unable to find the back of the net for the remainder of the opening half on Sunday, September 20.

Bonucci doubled his side's chances after tapping into the net from close range 12 minutes from time, while Ronaldo's thunder from close-range wrapped up the much-needed victory for the new boss.

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The 35-year-old was set up by former Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey in the 88th minute before the forward launched an unstoppable effort that went straight into the bottom left corner of the post.

Pirlo's men will now hope to continue in their impressive start to the 2020-21 season when they travel to Roma next weekend.

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French World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann scored the only goal of the encounter just two minutes after kick-off.

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The 29-year-old made a superb run to connect with a Jordi Alba's cross from the left-wing before tapping the ball beyond Edgar Badia's reach.

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