Fiorentina and Juventus will meet on Saturday at Estadio Artemio Franchi in one of the fiercest rivalries in Italian football. The hosts will be looking for their first points, as they lost their first two games, both times by a single goal. On the contrary, last season champions Juventus recorded two slender victories in the first two rounds of Serie A.
Fiorentina vs Juventus Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last 10 games||Last games home/away|
|Fiorentina||Win||3 W/ 3 D / 14 L||2 W/ 2 D / 6 L|
|Juventus||Loss||14 W/ 3 D / 3 L||6 W/ 2 D / 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 20.04.2019 Seria A: Juventus – Fiorentina 2:1; Alex Sandro 37’, German Pezzella 53’(own goal); Nikola Milenkovic 6’
Last game at this venue: 01.12.2018 Sera A: Fiorentina – Juventus 0:3; Rodrigo Bentancur 31’, Giorgio Chiellini 79’, Cristiano Ronaldo 79’(penalty)
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in the previous eleven H2H clashes between the two teams. Juventus are currently on a run of four consecutive victories, and managed to keep clean sheets in three of those matches. Three of the last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. La Viola are struggling when facing the Old Lady at home lately, as they were unable to score in five of the last seven games at Artemio Franchi and have won just two of the last twenty matches there.
Fiorentina vs Juventus Stats
|As of 12.09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Fiorentina||Win||6 W/ 0 D / 4 L||3 W/ 0 D / 2 L|
|Juventus||Win||3 W/ 3 D / 4 L||2 W/ 1 D / 2 L|
Last game Fiorentina: 06.09.2019 Club Friendly: Fiorentina – Perugia 1:0; Tofol Montiel 28’
Top performers Fiorentina: Erick Pulgar 2 goals 1 assist, Kevin-Prince Boateng 1 goal, Nikola Milenkovic 1 goal
Last game Juventus: 31.08.2019 Seria A: Juventus – Napoli 4:3; Danilo 16’, Gonzalo Higuain 19’, Cristiano Ronaldo 62’, Kalidou Koulibaly 90’(own goal); Konstantinos Manolas 66’, Hirving Lozano 68’, Giovani Di Lorenzo 81’
Top performers Juventus: Danilo 1 goal, Cristiano Ronaldo 1 goal, Gonzalo Higuain 1 goal
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Fiorentina started the season in Serie A with back-to-back losses, and the home game with the champions Juventus will be a perfect opportunity for them to kick-start their campaign. The team played a friendly during the international break and won 1:0 over lowly Perugia. All of their other previous four outings produced over 2,5 goals and saw both involved sides hitting the back of the nets.
Juventus are enjoying a perfect start to the new Serie A campaign, as they recorded two narrow wins in the opening rounds. In their last match Juve should consider them extremely lucky, as Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli scored an own goal in stoppage time, after his team managed to erase a three goal deficit in the second period of the game. Three of the Old Lady last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals and the same also witnessed goals at both ends.
Fiorentina vs Juventus News
Missing players Fiorentina: Marco Benassi, Pedro.
Missing players Juventus: Mattia De Sciglio, Giorgio Chiellini, Matia Perin.
Fiorentina vs Juventus Predictions
Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals – 2.10 @ bet365