Juventus – Barcelona : Preview & Prediction
There is only a small point missing in Barça to definitely secure his place in the eighth. Author of three successes for a draw, the Catalan club remains under the threat of Sporting, third with four units. It is even more precise for Juve, who approaches this match with seven points on the clock. Torpedo (3-0) by Messi – author of a magnificent double – and his teammates in the first leg, the Bianconeri could leave the top2 in case of defeat, if Sporting however dominates the Greeks Olympiakos in the same time … Untouchable in La Liga, Barcelona is under no pressure when it comes to the Turin area. Fell at Samp ‘(3-2) last Saturday, the finalist of the last edition is it really ready to answer the challenge Barcelona?
Barça had fun with Juve in the first leg: 3-0. Messi had especially made live a ordeal to the Italian defense.
The Turinese remain on a very rough defense in front of Sampdoria (3-2 loss) and approach this match with little certainty.
Several Turin players missed the qualification for the World Cup with Squadra Azzurra last week and are still sounded. We think in particular of Buffon, absent against the Sampdoria, but also with Chiellini and Barzagli …
Barcelona has won 15 of its last 17 games, for two draws …
Turin have conceded five goals in their last four games at Juventus Arena. They have already been dominated by Lazio (1-2) on their home ground. Distanced by Naples, the club does not release at all the same control as in recent years.
Juventus Barcelona – Our prediction
Unable to compete with a Barca found in the first leg (3-0 defeat), Juve, disturbing defensively a few days ago against Sampdoria, may well again be the law of Messi and his teammates. Barça still needs a point to validate his qualification: he will propose his best face in Turin. Victory of the Catalans!
Juventus – Barcelona : Betting Tips
Barcelona – Win Odds: 2.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70