A revamped Juventus found it tough going against Chievo until Paulo Dybala came off the bench to inspire their 3-0 victory.
Max Allegri completely transformed his line-up with squad rotation, giving Wojciech Szczesny, Blaise Matuidi and Douglas Costa their first starts.
An unlucky Perparim Hetemaj own goal was the only thing dividing the sides at half-time, as Chievo put in a plucky performance.
However, when Dybala came off the bench, the game changed completely.
La Joya combined with Miralem Pjanic to set up Gonzalo Higuain’s strike, then the former Palermo talent dribbled through a maze of Chievo jerseys to score a sensational solo effort.
There was one concern ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League trip to Barcelona, as Mario Mandzukic limped off with a knee problem.
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