Juventus and Lyon will meet on Friday at Allianz Stadium in Turin for the 2nd leg of their 1/8 final tie in the Champions League. The French side have a one goal advantage, but Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. will be eager to turn the match around, with the Portuguese legend chasing a record 6th tournament title. Whoever prevails will meet the winner of Manchester City – Real Madrid clash in the next round.
Juventus vs Lyon Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Juventus||Loss||4 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Lyon||Win||1 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 26.02.2020 Champions League: Lyon – Juventus 1:0; Lucas Tousart 31’
Last game at this venue: 02.11.2016 Champions League: Juventus – Lyon 1:1; Gonzalo Higuain 13’(penalty); Corentin Tolisso 85’
Worth mentioning: Lyon and Juventus have met six times in the history so far, with all six being in the last decade. Lyon have never scored more than a goal against the Old Lady, but it was enough in the 1st leg of their Champions League tie, as Lyon triumphed with a slender 1:0 score back in February. None of the H2H clashes have been decided by bigger than a one goal margins. Three times Lyon have paid a visit to Juve in Turin, with all three meetings witnessing goals at both ends, and two featured over 2,5 goals.
Juventus vs Lyon Stats
|As of 05.08||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Juventus||Loss||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Lyon||Draw||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Juventus: 01.08.2020 Serie A: Juventus – Roma 1:3; Gonzalo Higuain 5’; Nikola Kalinic 23’, Diego Perotti 44’(penalty), 52’
Top performers Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo 35 goals 5 assists, Paulo Dybala 16 goals 6 assists, Gonzalo Higuain 11 goals 4 assists.
Next game Juventus: N/A
Last game Lyon: 31.07.2020 Coupe de la France: Paris SG – Lyon 0:0( Paris SG won after penalties)
Top performers Lyon: Moussa Dembele 22 goals 2 assists, Mamphis Depay 15 goals 2 assists, Mawel Cornet 5goals 3 assists.
Next game Lyon: N/A
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Juventus triumphed with 9th consecutive Serie A title, but lost their last two league games. The team has been in inconsistent form ever since the renewal of the matches in mid-June (6 W/ 4 D/ 4 L). Only the most recent of the last nine Juve games ended in a win for the away teams. Three of the Old Lady last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also saw both involved sides to score. Juventus managed to keep only a single clean sheet across the previous five meetings at Allianz Stadium.
The French Ligue 1 has been suspended since March, with Lyon taking legal actions in court because of their premature 7th placed finish. The team has played just one competitive game since then – the final of the League Cup, which they lost to PSG on penalties last Friday after a goalless 90 minutes. Three of Lyon’s last five encounters (including friendlies) featured over 2,5 goals, and also three witnessed goals at both ends. The French side have failed to score in just two of the previous fourteen visits.
Juventus vs Lyon News
Missing players Juventus: Paulo Dybala, Douglas Costa, Mattia De Sciglio and Sami Khedira are injured.
Missing players Lyon: Oumar Solet and Youssouf Kone are injured.
Juventus vs Lyon Predictions
Both teams to score & Juventus to win – 3.10 @ bet365