The 21st week of action the 2015-16 Serie A season will finish with a game between two of the best teams so far when Juventus host Roma. This game will take place at Juventus Stadium this Sunday, January 24th at 20:45.
The Old Lady could reach the first place in the Italian League if they won this game in their pitch and Napoli fell to Sampdoria on the road. They are located in the second spot in the table with 42 points, only two behind the Blues.
Massimiliano Allegri’s team had a poor start this season, but they come to this game with a streak of 10 consecutive wins in the league. Last weekend, they defeated Udinese 4-0 on the road with two goals from Paulo Dybala. Their last loss in the local tournament was versus Napoli four months ago, and they have not lost at home since August.
In the Serie A Betting Tips Juventus v Roma, the Bianconeri will seek revenge of the first meeting of this season as they lost 2-1 at the Olympic Stadium with scores from Miralem Pjanic and Edin Dzeko.
With that victory, the Giallorossi ended a streak of four games in a row with no victory in the local tournament versus the Old Lady. They have been able to win only two of their past 11 matches at their stadium in the series.
Juventus lead the series in the league since 1990 with 22 wins and 17 draws in 49 games played. They are favorites to continue their domain and win this game at online sportsbook Bodog. They are listed at online sportsbook Bodog with 1.7 Odds, while the Wolves are with 6.5, and the draw is with 3.9.
Roma are in the fifth spot in the table with 35 points and they have had a good season away from home. They have three wins, five draws and only two defeats, scoring 16 goals and accepting 13. Their last loss in the league on the road was three months when they fell to Inter Milan 1-0.
Manager Luciano Spalleti will be in his second game in front of the Giallorosssi, who come to this game with three straight draws and one victory in their past 11 matches in all competitions. Their only victory in that span was in the last game of 2015 versus Genoa at home by 2-0.
The Old Lady is the second best offense in the local tournament with 37 goals, four fewer than Napoli, and they are listed with 3.6 Serie A Odds to win by one goal and with 5.0 to do it by two. Roma are rated at 7.5 to get the three points by the minimum difference, and the score draw is with 5.0.
The Wolves have not been able to beat Juventus two straight times since they did it in 1995 by a combined score of 5-0. However, those victories were not in the same season. Their last victory at Juventus Stadium in a league game was in 2010.
Paulo Dybala heads the betting Odds to open the scoreboard in this match, and he is listed with 5.5. Mario Mandzukic follows him with 5.5 and Alvaro Morata and Simone Zaza with 6.0. Dybala is Juventus’ best scorer this season with 11 goals, nine away from the league leader Gonzalo Higuain.
Juventus will take advantage of Roma’s bad moment to win this game at home and remain in the fight with Napoli for the first place in the table.