Christiano Ronaldo assisted Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain to score 2 goals for Juventus and Ronaldo himself scored another goal. Matthijs de Ligt scored the fourth goal for Juventus.
Ronaldo scored a stunning penalty in the match. Ronaldo’s overhead kick in the first half displayed his acrobatic skills.
Lecce’s Fabio Lucioni got a straight red card for tightly challenging a Juventus player.
Juve took the lead in the 53rd minute when Ronaldo fed Dybala, who clipped a superb shot into the top corner. Ronaldo converted a penalty nine minutes later after being felled in the box.
The Turin side dominated possession throughout, and though Lecce bravely tried to play the ball out from the back to mount attacks of their own, they struggled to get out of their own half.
Higuain came off the bench to make his first appearance for Juventus since the resumption of Serie A following the coronavirus pandemic, and a clever backheel from Portuguese Ronaldo set him up to score in the 83rd minute.
Juventus, bidding for their ninth successive Italian title, moved to 69 points after 28 games, seven clear of Lazio who have a match in hand.
Lecce remained the third bottom on 25 points, behind Genoa on goal difference and one point adrift of Sampdoria in 16th spot.