This Coppa Italia match on Tuesday will see Juventus prepare for the clash against Sampdoria.
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Juventus, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 2-0 Serie A victory over Udinese.
In that game, Juventus managed 67% possession and 14 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. For Juventus, the goals were scored by Paulo Dybala (19') and Weston McKennie (79'). Udinese had 16 shots on goal with 3 of them on target.
Juventus haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, netting in one hundred percent of their last 6 games.
They have claimed a sum of 12 during that time while also conceding a total of 6.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Torino in Serie A action, Sampdoria and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, Sampdoria managed 37% possession and 11 shots on goal with 3 on target. The scorer for Sampdoria was Francesco Caputo (18'). Torino got 20 attempts on goal with 12 on target. Wilfried Singo (27') and Dennis Praet (67') scored for Torino.
Sampdoria have attacked well in their most recent fixtures, scoring 6 times in their previous 6 matches. While their manager Roberto D'Aversa will no doubt take that as a positive sign, Sampdoria can also improve defensively after being scored against in 6 of those same games. While that may be of interest, we will just have to wait and see whether that pattern will be replicated in this match.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 26/05/2019 tells us that Juventus have won 5 of them and Sampdoria 1, with the number of draws standing at 0.
In all, 17 goals were scored between them in these games, with 12 of them for Juve and 5 netted by i Blucerchiati. That’s an average goals per game of 2.83.
The previous league encounter between these sides was Serie A match day 6 on 26/09/2021 when the final score was Juventus 3-2 Sampdoria.
In that game, Juventus had 50% possession and 16 shots on goal with 6 on target. Goals were scored by Paulo Dybala (10'), Leonardo Bonucci (43') and Manuel Locatelli (57').
Sampdoria had 5 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Maya Yoshida (44') and Antonio Candreva (83') scored.
The referee was Giovanni Ayroldi.
Team News: Juventus
Danilo (Adductor problems), Aaron Ramsey (Unknown Injury), Leonardo Bonucci (Muscular problems) and Federico Chiesa (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will not be taking part for Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri.
Team News: Sampdoria
Sampdoria boss Roberto D'Aversa has multiple availability issues to deal with. Mikkel Damsgaard (Thigh Problems), Valerio Verre (Unknown Injury), Emil Audero (Abdominal muscles injury) and Maya Yoshida (Thigh Problems) will not be playing here.
We’re of the opinion that Sampdoria will likely create enough chances to find the net against this Juventus lineup, but that probably won’t be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re going for a 2-1 advantage for Juventus when all is said and done. Should be a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Allianz Stadium (41,507)
Captain: Giorgio Chiellini
Chairman: Andrea Agnelli
Manager: Massimiliano Allegri
Competitions: Serie A position 5, Coppa Italia (3rd Round), Supercoppa (Final), Champions League (Last 16)
⭐ Key Man: Paulo Dybala
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Paulo Dybala was born in Laguna Larga, Argentina. After having played his first senior match for Instituto in the 2011 - 2012 season, the accomplished Forward has struck 6 league goals in the Serie A 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 15 appearances.