Juventus will welcome Atletico Madrid to Turin for their second leg meeting of their 1/8 final tie in the Champions League. The Spaniards hold a 2:0 advantage from the first meeting and if they manage to score a single goal it will make their task of reaching the quarters significantly easier, as Juve will have to score four in order to progress. In the previous game in Turin over 5 years ago Mario Mandzukic was wearing Atleti colors and will now face his ex-teammates. Back then Alvaro Morata was sitting on Juventus bench, but he will wear the Atletico jersey on Tuesday night.
Juventus vs Atletico Madrid Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Juventus||Loss||0 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Atletico Madrid||Win||2 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the teams: 20.02.2019 Atletico Madrid – Juventus 2:0; Jose Gimenez 78′, Diego Godin 83′
Last game at this venue: 09.12.2014 Juventus – Atletico Madrid 0:0
Worth mentioning: In the previous games three weeks ago, the Spanish side managed to earn a well-deserved 2:0 lead. Atletico Madrid have not lost to Juventus in the three games they played in this century. Even more impressive is that Atleti are yet to concede against the Old Lady. The only game between the sides in Turin ended in a scoreless draw.
Juventus vs Atletico Madrid Stats
|As of 11.03||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Juventus||Win||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Atletico Madrid||Win||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Juventus: 08.03.2019 Juventus – Udinese 4:1; Moise Kean 11′, 39′, Emre Can 67′ (penalty), Blaise Matuidi 71′; Kevin Lasagna 84′
Last game Atletico Madrid: 09.03.2019 Atletico Madrid – Leganes 1:0; Saul Niguez 60′; Saul Niguez missed a penalty for the home side in the 60′
Top performers Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo 19 goals 8 assists, Mario Mandzukic 8 goals 5 assists, Paulo Dybala 4 goals 4 assists.
Top performers Atletico Madrid: Antoine Griezmann 12 goals 7 assists, Alvaro Morata and Saul Niguez are on 3 goals and 1 assist each.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||Goal / Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Juventus respoded with three consecutive victories to the first leg defeat, but the they did not keep a clean sheet in any of the last two, something that will be crucial on Tuesday. In their home games the stats show that Juve kept four clean sheets in their last five outings, while they have score at least three goals in any of the last four matches.
Not only Atletico hold a perfect five wins in five games record in their recent outings, but they also did not concede a single goal in the process. None of these matches featured over 2,5 goals. Atletico have not conceded more than a goal in any of their last six visits and if they achieve that feat on Tuesday, Atleti will be trough to the quarter finals of the competition.
Juventus vs Atletico Madrid News
Missing players Juventus: Mattia De Sciglio, Andrea Barzagli, Sami Khedira and Juan Cuadrado. Alex Sandro is suspended.
Missing players Atletico Madrid: Diego Godin, Lucas Hernandez will miss. Filipe Luis is doubtful. Thomas Partey and Diego Costa are suspended.
Juventus vs Atletico Madrid Predictions
Numbers of goals in the match – 2 or 3 – 1.95 @ bet365