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I predicted a 3-3 scoreline and I went wrong luckily :). On the bright side I got the number of goals correct, 6. Juve beat Milan 4-2 yesterday night as they clearly showed they are no pushovers. Ronaldinho’s Milan started the match brightly but it was Alex Del Piero who opened the scoreline with a 15th minute penalty that saw Juve take a 1-0 lead early in the match. However, Brazilian attacker Pato lasted Juve’s celebrations only six minutes as he equalised on 31 minutes by tapping the ball into …

Serie A Leaders Inter are already six points clear of Milan and Juve (and Napoli, courtesy of yesterday’s win against Lecce), and should Inter go on to win their 3 o’clock fixture that would place them in a strong position. This is as Inter would have nine points advantage on Milan and Juventus while the pair would lock horns in the big match in tonight’s fixture. A draw would do nothing but please Internazionale who will have a eight point lead on both title-rivals. Milan go into the match slightly …

Del Piero in Starting Line-up?
Juventus face Bela-Russian hopefuls Bate Borisov in tonight’s match at the Olimpico. Bate had managed to stun Juve back at their home, when BATE took a shocking 2-0 lead against the Bianconeri but brilliant Giovinco set-ups had led to two Iaquinta goals to earn Juve a point. And with Milan upcoming on Sunday Ranieri has got one big head-ache. According to Tuttosport, Ranieri will opt for Del Piero-Amauri upfront with Giovinco on the bench. Amauri could be rested for tonights match or at least part of …

Juventus needed a late Amauri header to beat Serie A hopefuls Lecce 2-1. Giovinco had opened the scoreline with a fine free-kick a la del piero to open his personal goal scoring account with Juventus this season. The Italian youngster had an excellent match yesterday and the free-kick made it more breath taking as many continue to see the new Del Piero being born. Cacia stunned Juve by drawing level on 80 minutes. This would have kept Juve 8 points off Serie A leaders Inter and with the big match …

Juve face Zenit tonight in the return fixture of the group stage. The below is a video of Juve’s victory over Zenit in the opening match of the Group Stage. Juve beat the Russian side thanks to a superb Del Piero free-kick sending the Bianconeri into delirous celebrations getting 3 points on their return to the glorious European Competition and against the Uefa Cup and Super Cup winners. Del Piero did not stop from hitting freekicks past his opponents since then. Tonight, though the captain should be on the bench …

After losing one of the most important matches during the season, Juve now must try and gain back their form when they play European Super Cup winners Zenit. As Juventus are already qualified, Ranieri could opt to field in some youngsters to give them some taste of European matches. Juve are ahead of Real Madrid by four points. Meanwhile Zenit are just two points far off from Real and thus will be doing their utmost to swoop into second place if Belarussian side BATE continue with their strong performances at …

Juventus lost the Derby d’Italia to Inter 1-0. To sum it up, the nerazzuri deserved to win the match due to an unimpressive performance. Only a couple of chances for the Bianconeri and a very disappointing match. The only thing that could leave Juventus fans more furious was the way Muntari just tapped the ball into the net after Ibrahimovic mishit his shot and Muntari came into the right spot at the right time.
Four minutes into the match Juve lost Tiago
Juve’s most dangerous chances came early in the first half …

This week Juventus released the details of the new stadium to replace the Delle Alpi stadium, a stadium which they moved from two years ago. Juve are currently sharing the Olympic Stadium with eternal rivals Torino. The new stadium is set to follow in the steps of Arsenal’s Emirates stadium, that is, a major merchandising thingy. The stadium is set to take up the name of a sponsor.
The stadium is set to have 40,200 seating capacity, 8 restauranats and 24 bars. 3 dressing rooms as well as 34,000m2 of commercial …

Juventus tonight travel to San Siro to play rivals Inter. Memories of last season’s away fixture at San Siro are still fresh in my mind. That night, Juventus took the lead thanks to Mauro German Camoranesi and then added a second thanks to Trezegeut ( or you might say Burdisso). Juve had numerous chances to rout Inter but failed to show the lethal finish. Inter then grabbed a consolation goal in the dying minutes of the game.
This time round, the situation is slightly different. Juventus are in a different position …

Juve face Roma in the night’s fixture of the Serie A as they kick-off the encounter at  20.30hrs. Manninger continues to hold the Juventus guard while Ranieri gets Legrotagglie back for his defence partnership between Chiello and Nicola. Marchionni also is fit to play while Tiago who had a fine match against Bologna should start against Roma. Sissoko and Nedved are the remaining two in the midfield. Amauri/Del Piero is the attacking partnership the Ranieri will likely opt to.
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Manninger
Grygera Legrottaglie Chiellini Molinaro
Marchionni Tiago Sissoko Nedved
Amauri Del Piero
Subs: Chimenti, Melberg, De …