Napoli – Juventus (Pick, Prediction, Preview)

Napoli vs Juventus Prediction & Tips

Napoli and Juventus meet at Stadio San Paolo, Napoli, in a match for the 22nd round of Serie A. At this stadium, the history of direct confrontations indicates a total balance between these two teams, since there was 1 draw and 2 victories for each team in the last 5 games. However, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 26-01-2020, for Serie A, which ended with the victory of Napoli by (2-1). The goals of the match were scored by L. Insigne (86 ‘) and P. Zieliński (63’), for Napoli, and Cristiano Ronaldo (90 ‘), for Juventus.

After 12 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses, the home team is currently in 6th position, with 37 points won. In their last match, they lost away (2‑1) against Genoa, after having won (2‑0) at home in the previous match, against Parma. The team comes to this match after a away loss against Atalanta by (3‑1). For the championship, Napoli won 19 points out of a possible 30, after 6 victories, 1 draw and 3 defeats in the last 10 games they played in their stadium. His defense has not been very strong, since he has suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but his offense has scored regularly, since he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their home matches, since 10 of the last 10 matches they played for this competition have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 20 games in this competition, he only managed 2 comebacks in the 8 games in which he suffered the first goal.

Coach Gennaro Gattuso’s team comes to this match unmotivated, after a 3×1 defeat in the visit to Atalanta, for the Italian Cup. The home team usually plays 4-3-3, favoring a faster style of play, with the three most advanced pieces being Hirving Lozano, Victor Osimhen and Lorenzo Insigne. The player who must have the mission of serving the players on the attack front in the best way is the Pole Piotr Zielinski. It seems that the Napoli coach should not be able to count on Dries Mertens, Faouzi Ghoulam, Konstantinos Manolas and Kalidou Koulibaly, due to injury.

After 12 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses, the visiting team is currently in 3rd position, with 42 points won. In their last match, they beat Roma at home by (2‑0), after having won away in the previous match, in a match against Sampdoria, by (0‑2). In their last match, for the Coppa Italia, they drew with Inter at home by (0‑0). In its last 10 away matches for the championship, Juventus has recorded 5 wins, 4 draws and 1 loss, for which it has won 19 points out of 30 possible. In their away league matches the most frequent final result at half ‑ time was 1‑1 (4 out of 10 matches). His attack has scored regularly, having scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of their last 10 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 20 games in this tournament, he conceded the first goal 6 times and only managed 1 comeback. In the last 10 away matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 5 of their 10 goals between minutes (31’ ‑ 45 ‘).

Juventus comes to this day after a draw at home by 0x0 in the reception to Inter, for the Italian Cup. Contrary to the rival in this game, the visiting club usually acts in a tactical design at 4-4-2, with two excellent players in the most advanced line: Cristiano Ronaldo and Dejan Kulusevski. The midfield is supposed to be occupied by Federico Bernardeschi, Rodrigo Bentancur, Adrien Rabiot and Juan Cuadrado. Coach Andrea Pirlo is expected to have three absences for this day, due to injury: Paulo Dybala, Aaron Ramsey and Arthur.

Napoli – Juventus FREE TIPS

Juventus – Win @ 2.25

Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80

Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90