Juventus vs Palermo: Preview and Prediction

Juventus vs Palermo Serie A Match Preview and Prediction 17-April-2016

Juventus vs Palermo Serie A Match Kick-Off Time 17-April-2016

Consistent Juventus host relegation battling Palermo for Match Day 33 in 2015/2016 Seria A Season.

Juventus will to look continue their seasoned league run as they are in search of their 7th straight league victory, and makes look to it 23 games unbeaten run. The Turin side sits top of the log with 76 points 6 points clear of close rival Napoli.

On the other hand, Palermo sits 18th on the log with 28 points from 32 league games. Palermo has failed to win a game in their last 11 league game.

Form Comparison

  • Juventus are unbeaten in 22 league games
  • Juventus have lost 1 of their last 15 home games this season, and won 5 of their last 5 home game
  • Palermo have failed to win 11 league games
  • Palermo has lost 3 of their 5 away leagues, with 2 ending in a draw.

Team News: Juventus

Sam Khedira will be available for selection after he had bowed out of last weekend derby against Ac Milan due to suspension.

Juventus: Predicted Line-Up (3-5-2)

Buffon – Bonucci, Barzagli, Rugani – Pereyra, Sandro, Pogba, Khedira, Lemina – Mandzukic, Morata

Team News: Palermo

Palermos’ Forward man Franco Vazquez will be available for selection after siiting out of last weekend shameful home loss to Lazio due to suspension. However, Robin Quaison is out of this one due to a game suspension

Palermo: Predicted Line-Up (4-4-2)

Sorrentino: Pezzella, Gonzalez, Andjelkovic, Vitiello: Lazaar, Jajalo, Hiljemark, Morganella: Gilardino, Vazquez

Juventus Vs Palermo: Head-To Head-Stats

Juventus had the better of Palermo in their last 7 league meetings, with all ending in a victory for the defending champions, and Palermo failing to score a goal in those 7 meetings.

Moreover, Palermo has won 3 of the last 10 league meeting between the two sides. They produced 3 consecutive league victories between 2010 and 2011 before losing 7 consecutive league games between 2011 and 2015.

Juventus Vs Palermo: Prediction

It always easy to predict any Italian Seria A league game involving Juventus. They pick up pace after a not too convincing start to the season, and kept that pace ensuring they didn’t lose any game in 22 league games including clash with big Italian guns.

If Juventus eschew complacency considering the fact we are at the tail end of the season were relegation battling side are the more difficult side to play, then they should easily get the needed 3 points in this one.

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