Bologna vs. Juventus - prediction and team news

Juventus will certainly be aiming to extend their lead on top of Serie A to four factors when they resume their 2019-20 project away to mid-table Bologna on Monday evening.

The Italian champs have won their last three in the league as well as sit a factor over second-placed Lazio up, while Bologna are currently 10th in the table with 34 points to their name.Bologna ended up 10th in Serie A last period, which was their greatest setting in Italy's top trip since 2011-12. The Red as well as Blues have actually delighted in another efficient project thus far as well as currently sit 10th in the department, simply 5 points off sixth-placed Napoli on the very same number of suits.

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Sinisa Mihajlovic's side have actually lost 2 of their last 3 games, however, including a 2-0 defeat at Lazio in their last video game at the end of February.

Bologna additionally experienced a 3-0 home loss to Genoa shortly before the project was held off, while their current record against Juve will certainly not fill their supporters with excessive self-confidence ahead of this match.

Undoubtedly, I Rossoblu have actually shed each of their last 7 Serie A video games with the Old Lady, while they have not defeated the reigning champions since February 2011.
Juve, as stated, are presently one point clear on top of Serie A, while they have actually won their last 3 in the organization, consisting of a 2-0 home success over Inter Milan on March 8.

The Old Lady will enter this suit off the back of an unsatisfactory result, however, having shed to Napoli on charges in the last of the Coppa Italia on Wednesday night.

Maurizio Sarri's side had drawn 0-0 with Air Conditioner Milan in the second leg of their semi-final on June 12 to schedule their area in the last, yet they attracted one more empty before eventually shedding on spot kicks.

Juve must currently switch their attention back to the league, and also they have the possibility to open a four-point lead over second-placed Lazio, who are in action against Atalanta BC on Wednesday evening.

 Bianconeri have the most effective house document in Serie A this term but only the fourth-best away document, with all three of their organization defeats during the 2019-20 campaign coming on their journeys, which could hand Bologna confidence ahead of what need to be a fascinating video game at Stadio Renato Dall' Ara.

Bologna Serie A type: WWWLDL

Juventus Serie A type: LWLWWW
Juventus form (all competitors): WWLWDL
Bologna have actually three players suspended for Monday's clash, with Mattia Bani, Federico Santander and also Jerdy Schouten all outlawed as a result of the bookings that they got versus Lazio last time out.

Team News

Andreas Skov Olsen is additionally out via injury, indicating that the house side will be much from at complete strength for the clash with the reigning champions.

Riccardo Orsolini is Bologna's leading marker in the league this period with seven, and also the 23-year-old is expected to feature in a striking spot along with Musa Barrow as well as Rodrigo Palacio.

As for Juve, Alex Sandro, Sami Khedira and also Gonzalo Higuain will certainly all lose out with injury, while Giorgio Chiellini and also Gonzalo Higuain are uncertainties after losing out against Napoli.

Sandro's area at left-back could be taken by Mattia De Sciglio, while there is likely to be a modification between the sticks with Wojciech Szczesny replacing Gianluigi Buffon.

Aaron Ramsey confirmed his physical fitness by showing up off the bench on Wednesday, yet Miralem Pjanic should keep his area in midfield regardless of the supposition surrounding his future.

Douglas Costa is also anticipated to feature together with Cristiano Ronaldo as well as Paulo Dybala in the final 3rd, with Higuain possibly making the bench if he can get rid of a thigh complaint.

Bologna possible beginning schedule:
Skorupski; Tomiyasu, Danilo, Denswil, Dijks; Medel, Poli; Barrow, Soriano, Orsolini; Palacio

Juventus possible beginning lineup:
Szczesny; Cuadrado, De Ligt, Bonucci, De Sciglio; Bentancur, Pjanic, Matuidi; Ronaldo, Dybala, Costa

We Predict: Bologna 0-2 Juventus

Bologna are absolutely efficient in making it an awkward 90 minutes for Juve, however it is difficult to back against the champions, that will be keen to recover from the disappointment of the Coppa Italia final. We fancy Sarri's side to accumulate all three points in relatively routine fashion.