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Napoli will face off against visitors Juventus at Stadio Diego Armando Maradona in this Serie A clash on Saturday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the SSC Napoli v Juventus match are shown here (plus the best game odds).
Napoli head into this game after a 0-0 Serie A draw vs Juventus.
Matches featuring SSC Napoli have usually been lively encounters recently with plenty of scoring anticipated. Over their past 6 clashes alone, the sum total of 20 goals have been scored for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 16 of them belonging to SSC Napoli.
Coming into this fixture, SSC Napoli have not been beaten in their last 12 home league matches. Visiting teams have certainly not had an easy time of it here.
In as many as 5 of the previous 6 games featuring Juventus, at least three goals have been hit. The average goals scored per match during that time is 3.67, with the average number of goals for Juventus working out to 2.33. Let’s find out if that trend will be continued on here.
Taking a look at their past results, Juventus:
- haven't beaten SSC Napoli in games played away from home for the previous 2 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 5 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head clashes going back to 31/08/2019 tells us that Napoli have won 2 of these games & Juventus 3, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
A sum of 16 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 7 of them for Partenopei and 9 created by Juve. The average goals per game has been 2.67.
The previous league contest featuring the two was Serie A match day 3 on 07/04/2021 when the final score was Juventus 2-1 SSC Napoli.
That day, Juventus had 46% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The goals were scored by Cristiano Ronaldo (13') and Paulo Dybala (73').
On the other side, SSC Napoli had 14 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Lorenzo Insigne (90') scored.
The match was refereed by Maurizio Mariani.
Team News: Napoli
Alex Meret (Lumbar Vertebra Fracture), Stanislav Lobotka (inflamation of Biceps), Faouzi Ghoulam (Fitness) and Diego Demme (Medial Collateral Ligament Knee Injury) aren’t available for Napoli manager Luciano Spalletti.
Team News: Juventus
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has a number of players out of action. Kaio Jorge (Muscular problems), Federico Chiesa (Unknown Injury), Juan Cuadrado (Abdominal Influenza) and Arthur (Surgery) are those who can’t be considered.
We’ve got the feeling that Juventus and SSC Napoli could well end up finding themselves level here, with both teams capable of netting.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw. Our tip is therefore for a very even match with a 1-1 score at the end of this game.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Diego Armando Maradona (54,726)
Captain: Lorenzo Insigne
Chairman: Aurelio De Laurentiis
Manager: Luciano Spalletti
Competitions: Serie A position 5, Europa League (Group C)