Match: Torino – Juventus Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Date: Sunday, March 20, 2016
Start time: 14:00 GMT
Torino hosts Juventus in one of the big rivalries in Italian football. Derby of the 30th round of the Seria “A” is on Sunday, March 20, from 14:00 GMT at the “Stadio Olimpico di Torino.”
The hosts are in 13th position in the standings with 33 points and will need a little more work cut to the end of the season to ensure his place in the elite in the next campaign. In the last round Turin losses away to Genoa with 2:3, which increased his series without success to four games. The final victory of “The Bulls” was in mid-February – against Palermo 3:1 at “Renzo Barbera”. Own stadium the team will succeed in four consecutive matches in three of them ends in a draw. Last season, however, Torino beat Juventus 2:1 at home and this was their first success back in 1995 at the Battle of Turin.
Juventus was on the verge of eliminating Bayern Munich on 1/8-finals in the Champions League, but Thomas Muller dashed “old lady” in the final minute for 2:2 score game sequels in which Bayern dug two more goals and continued forward. So “Biankonerite” missed an advance of two goals of “Allianz Arena” and will not be able to repeat the feat of last season when they reached the final.
In Seria A Massimiliano Allegri’s team has a total of 67 points, three more than second Napoli and the title race is very tight. Surely Turin plans to end a run of 19 matches unbeaten Juve in the league, so guests have to show the best of myself to win the three points.
As already mentioned Torino win at home last season derby, but in the last ten meetings with Juventus conceded 9 losses. “Bianconeri” have a definite advantage over city rivals in recent years and expect to greet with a victory, making another important step towards the title defense.