Sassuolo will welcome reigning champions Juventus to Mapei Stadium on Sunday for a game of round 23 of the Italian Seria A. The hosts are 11th in the standings with 30 points, just five behind 6th placed Atalanta and thirteen more than Bologna who are the first team in the relegation zone. Juventus are nine points clear at the top, but if they continue performing like in the past week, Napoli will catch them sooner or later.
Sassuolo vs Juventus Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Sassuolo||Loss||1 W/ 2 D/ 10 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Juventus||Win||10 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 16.09.2018 Juventus – Sassuolo 2:1; Cristiano Ronaldo 50′, 65′; Khouma Babacar 90′; Douglas Costa from Juventus was sent off in the 90′
Last game at this venue: 17.09.2017 Sassuolo – Juventus 1:3; Matteo Politano 51′; Paulo Dybala 16′, 49′, 63′
Worth mentioning: Juventus are on a run of six consecutive victories over Sassuolo. No draw has been registered in the last eight meetings. Four of the last five games featured over 2,5 goals and three times both teams managed to hit the back of net. From the last five games played at Mapei Stadium each side managed to keep one clean sheet, three times both teams managed to score and twice the encounters produced over 2,5 goals.
Sassuolo vs Juventus Stats
|As of 08.02||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Sassuolo||Draw||3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
|Juventus||Draw||7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Sassuolo: 03.02.2019 Genoa – Sassuolo 1:1; Antonio Sanabria 41′; Filip Djuricic 28′
Last game Juventus: 02.02.2019 Juventus – Parma 3:3; Cristiano Ronaldo 36′, 66′, Daniele Rugani 62′; Antonino Barilla 64′, Gervinho 74′, 90′
Top performers Sassuolo: Cristiano Ronaldo 17 goals 6 assists, Mario Mandzukic 8 goals 4 assists, Paulo Dybala 2 goals 4 assists.
Top performers Juventus: Khouma Babacar 6 goals 1 assist, Domenico Berardi and Alfred Duncan are on 3 goals and 3 assists each.
|Last 10 games||Goals scored:conceded||Over 2,5 goals||Goal/Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: In just two of Sassuolo last five outings, the fans saw both teams hitting the back of the net and also twice the games ended with over 2,5 goals scored. They are unbeaten in the last three Seria A games, but have won just one of their last seven meetings. Juventus who are famous for their tight defense have conceded three goals in consecutive matches and for the first time this season they recoreded two games in a row without a win.
Sassuolo vs Juventus News
Missing players Sassuolo: Leonardo Sernicola, Jens Odgaard, Marlon Santos and Francesco Magnanelli are injured. Alfred Duncan is suspended.
Missing players Juventus: Douglas Costa, Juan Cuadrado, Federico Bernardeschi.
Sassuolo vs Juventus Predictions
Juventus to win & under 2,5 goals – 4.00 @ bet365