Match: Juventus – Fiorentina Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Date: Saturday, 20 August, 2016
Start time: 19:45 UK
Juventus and Fiorentina face each other at “Juventus Stadium” in the derby of the first round in Italian Seria A.
Juventus became the absolute hegemony in Serie A in recent years. Currently, “The Old Lady” is in a series of five consecutive title. Given what they did Juventus during this transfer window, as if not seeing how their dominance will stop. By taking Dani Alves of Barcelona, Miralem pjanić of Roma and Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli, “Old Lady” has become a powerful team that will be very difficult to beat this season.
In season 2015/16, Massimiliano Allegri’s team did not start the campaign good but then managed to enter the exclusive form and eventually reached the title with a total of 91 points and 9 points ahead of second Napoli.
Fiorentina scored 60 goals last season, which is much greater performance compared to the teams around them in the standings. Speaking of rankings, Fiorentina finished in fifth place and participate in the Europa League.
In direct matches between the two teams usually comes out a winner Juventus, but in most cases Fiorentina fails to score. When the two teams met last time in April this year, Juventus won 2:1 with goals from Mario Madzhukich and Álvaro Morata, while Fiorentina scored Nikola Kalinic, who had the misfortune to miss a penalty in the last minute.
In 2015, Juventus hosted three times Fiorentina, and in all three cases and both teams scored at least one goal. In two of these match, winner was Juventus, but once the battle was won by Fiorentina.
We expect today to see open and beautiful football, as a result of which both teams to put the ball at least once in the opponent’s net.
Tip: Both teams to score @ 11/10 (2.10) with Bet365