Juventus vs Atalanta
Italy – Serie A
Date: Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Kick-Off at 17:00 UK
Venue: Allianz Stadium (Torino).
Juventus is going to host Atalanta in the delayed match of the 26th round of Italian Serie A. home side wants to remain on the top of the table, while the visitors are searching for the surprise in this one.
Juventus’ magnificent run is still alive! They haven’t tasted a defeat in the last 22 matches in all competitions. They have tied ten victories in the Serie A and they are fighting with Napoli for the title. From the beginning of this year, Juventus haven’t been scoring so many goals, expect in their 7-0 win over Sassuolo. But, on the other hand, Gianluigi Buffon’s net stayed still in the eight consecutive league matches. Therefore, the hosts have the tightest defence in the competition, which makes the job of their forwards easier. Juventus missed their chance to win only two times in front of their fans and they have allowed just four points to their opponents at Allianz Stadium.
Atalanta is still hoping that they can catch the train for the Europa League next season and they are currently six points behind Milan, however they have one game less than their opponents. They have been in a very fine form since they have won eleven points in the last five occasions. Gianpiero Gasperini’s side haven’t scored so many goals, however their defence has done a very good job. The visitors are performing excellent away from home and they are enjoying a seven-match streak without being defeated, and in that period, they have booked five victories.
Juventus vs Atalanta: Head-to-head
Juventus have been very dominant in their head to head clashes and they haven’t suffered a defeat against this opponent since 2002 and their Coppa Italia clash. Their matches are usually pretty efficient, however in the last tow we were able to see only two goals.
Juventus vs Atalanta: Prediction
Any outcome but home side’s victory would be a great surprise. They have an excellent record against Atalanta, they are in magnificent form and they should be able to keep all three points in Torino.
Both sides are playing very well when it comes to defending their net and although their clashes have been efficient, in this one we shouldn’t be able to see more than two goals.
Juventus vs Atalanta: Bet Tips
Juventus to Win @ 1.44
Under 2.5 at FT @ 1.70