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Juventus will visit U-Power Stadium on Sunday for the Serie A fixture with hosts Monza.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Monza v Juventus are shown on this page - as well as up-to-date odds.
Monza prepare for this match following a 1-1 Serie A tied result versus Lecce.
In that match, Monza had 47% possession and 2 attempts at goal with 1 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Monza was Stefano Sensi (35'). At the other end, Lecce got 7 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Joan González (48') scored for Lecce.
It has been a rare occasion in recent games where Monza have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Monza have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 games, giving up 14 goals in the process.
Ahead of this meeting, Monza are without a home win in the past 3 matches in the league.
After a loss in their previous game against Benfica in Champions League action, Juventus and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Juventus had 44% possession and 11 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player to score for Juventus was Arkadiusz Milik (4'). At the other end, Benfica had 19 attempts at goal with 7 on target. João Mário (43') and David Neres (55') scored for Benfica.
Over the course of their last six outings, Juventus have amassed a total of 8 goals. Juventus have additionally got on the scoresheet in every single one of those games. During those fixtures, they have seen 8 goals go against them. Such a pattern might not be sustained into this game, though.
Pre-game facts show that Juventus:
- are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 4 league games.
Team News: Monza
Marco D'Alessandro (Tear in the abductor muscle), Andrea Carboni (Contracture) and Andrea Ranocchia (Fibula Fracture) won’t be able to feature for Monza manager Giovanni Stroppa.
We are thinking that Brianzoli could use the 3-4-3 system for the game, handing starts to Michele Di Gregorio, Marlon, Pablo Mari, Armando Izzo, Patrick Ciurria, Nicolo Rovella, Stefano Sensi, Carlos Augusto, Matteo Pessina, Dany Mota and Gianluca Caprari.
Team News: Juventus
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has to currently contend with reduced team options. Alex Sandro (Muscular problems), Wojciech Szczesny (Distortion of the ankle), Manuel Locatelli (Unknown Injury), Federico Chiesa (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Marley Aké (Fibula Fracture), Kaio Jorge (Patella rupture) and Paul Pogba (Knee Surgery) are those who can’t be considered. The players ineligible for this match because of suspension are Juan Cuadrado and Arkadiusz Milik.
We’re of the thinking that Juve appear most likely to elect for a 5-3-2 formation, giving starts to Mattia Perin, Gleison Bremer, Federico Gatti, Danilo, Mattia De Sciglio, Filip Kostic, Weston McKennie, L. Daniel Paredes, Fabio Miretti, Dusan Vlahovic and Angel Di Maria.
In this game, Monza have the capability to score a goal against this Juventus team, although one goal possibly won’t quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
We can see a tight encounter finishing with a 1-2 winning margin for Juventus after 90 minutes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: U-Power Stadium (18,568)
Captain: Matteo Pessina
Chairman: Silvio Berlusconi
Manager: Giovanni Stroppa
Competitions: Serie A position 20, Coppa Italia (2nd Round)