Juventus vs Napoli Match Preview and Predictions

Sunday, 04 October 2020

Time: 2145 hrs.

The old day managed to secure a point during the Roma clash having been ten men down with Andrien Rabiot receiving a red card after a nasty challenge.

With the Ronaldo scoring a terrific header with a high jump to end the game 2-2 and sharing points during the away match, Juventus are looking to secure three points at Allianz Stadium.

We are going to have a thrilling action this weekend as old rivals Napoli clash head on with the Old lady these match will be late in the night.

Andrea Pirlo’s men will be fighting to regain points lost during their last away match with Rabiot on suspension Pirlo will be looking at his bench to try and secure a solid midfield.

Yes the match will be difficult with Juventus missing some important players and Napoli also having the probability of missing Lorenzo Insigne due to injury.

The Old Lady are well prepared with Ronaldo setting his eyes on a Home win with Mertens also set to cause trouble to the more experienced Juventus defence.

Napoli after a win over Parma are hoping to maintain their win in Seria A, having faced a difficult Parma defence they managed to score during the second half with Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne on the goal sheet.

Juventus will be missing Andrien Rabiot (CM), Alex Sandro (LB) with a thigh injury and will be out for the better part of October. Matthijs de Ligt (CB) will be out after undergoing surgery, also Federico Bernardeschi (RF) will miss out to injury.

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Napoli are looking better in shape to give Juventus a run for their money with only one of their key player missing out (Insigne) due to injury that will see him out for short period of time.

Gennaro Gattuso has placed his hope in the Napoli defence consisting of Kalidou Koulibaly, Faouzi Ghoukam, Amir Rrahmani and Kostas Manolas. That they will manage to stop the scoring machine Cristiano Ronaldo.

Pirlos defence consisting of Chiellini, Bonucci as center-backs with Alex Sandro out, we may see Daniel Rugani or Danilo as the possible replacement.

The Old lady loves to play the 4-3-3 and 4-4-2 with Ronaldo, Higuain and Dybala as forwards. The duo between Dybala and Ronaldo has proven to be effective in the past and may work against Napoli.

Head-to-head:

Napoli coming for a 2-0 win and Juventus securing a draw in tough match with Roma, the head to head stats show Juventus have won 8 times against Napoli and Napoli won 6 times with only 1 draw out of 15 matches.

Their last 5 matches Juventus have won 3 times and Napoli twice with each match having an average of over 2.5 goals.

Tip:

The match is actually difficult to predict with both teams having key players who will score therefore the tip of the day is over 2.5 goals.

Odd:

2.00

Stake:

Large.

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