Juventus beats Napoli 2-0 in title-contender clash


TURIN, Italy (AP) -Defending champion Juventus got two late goals from substitutes in a 2-0 win over Napoli in a top-of-the-table clash Sunday to take control of the Italian league and extend its Serie A unbeaten streak to 47 matches.

Uruguay defender Martin Caceres scored in the 80th minute and French teenager Paul Pogba added another goal two minutes later.

The best Napoli could muster was a free kick off the crossbar from Edinson Cavani in the 26th.

Juventus moved three points clear of Napoli, which is attempting to win its first league title since Diego Maradona led the southern club to the honor in 1987 and 1990.

Later, third-place Lazio was hosting struggling AC Milan. Lazio and Inter Milan are tied for third, seven points back.

Inter hosts Catania on Sunday.

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