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Despite nine league victories in Serie Juventus succeeded Turin not to top the table of the Italian Serie A. The current leaders from Naples shows no nerves in the fight for the title. In the upcoming game against Atalanta Bergamo, the “old lady” wants to win the tenth consecutive victory. The guests from Bergamo had last Thursday in the Europa League against Borussia Dortmund ran and therefore had less regeneration time than “Juve”.
Juventus is unbeaten since 19 November 2017. Currently, the team of coach Massimiliano Allegri is also in excellent condition. The “old lady” won the last nine games in Serie A all together. Despite 21 wins from 25 games Juventus Turin is not at the top of the table, but a counter behind the SSC Naples. With 62 goals scored, the Italian record champion has the league’s best offensive in its ranks. The defense along with that of SSC Napoli is also the strongest in the league. For six league games “Juve” had to accept no goal. The club’s top scorers in Serie A this season are Gonzalo Higuain and Paulo Dybala, with 14 goals each.
Last Sunday, Juventus scored a 1-0 win in the city derby against Turin FC. In a fairly balanced game, Brazilian Alex Sandro scored the golden goal. Since the “old lady” already competed in the Champions League last week, the team had a whole week of recovery time between the recent game against Turin FC and the upcoming duel with Atalanta Bergamo. However, on Sunday Juventus will be without Mattia De Sciglio, Federico Bernardeschi and Juan Cuadrado. The use of Gonzalo Higuain is still questionable.
After 25 matchdays Atalanta Bergamo is in the Italian Seria A in eighth place in the table. Currently, the team of coach Gian Piero Gasperini is waiting for a victory since four games cross-competitive. Atalanta have recorded a record of ten wins, eight draws and seven defeats this season with a positive goal ratio of 37:29. Away from home, “La Dea” won four of the last five games in Serie A, previously without a single win of the season against a foreign backdrop. Bryan Cristante and Josip Ilicic are their club’s top scorers. They have been successful seven times this season.
Atalanta Bergamo played last Thursday in the Europa League against Borussia Dortmund. The northern Italians showed a strong game, took the lead and were better than the opponent. Ten minutes before the end of the game Bergamo had to accept a goalkeeping error but the 1: 1 equalizer and thus eliminated from the European competition. In the match, they went to their limits in terms of strength, which will probably have an impact on the upcoming game against Juventus. Competing player Luca Rizzo is injured due to injury.
Juventus vs Atalanta head to head matches
30.01.18 COP Atalanta Juventus 0 : 1
01.10.17 SA Atalanta Juventus 2 : 2
28.04.17 SA Atalanta Juventus 2 : 2
11.01.17 COP Juventus Atalanta 3 : 2
03.12.16 SA Juventus Atalanta 3 : 1