Juventus vs. Empoli Tips, Preview and Predictions

Juventus vs. Empoli, Serie A

After managing only a draw from their Serie A opener, Juventus host Empoli at the Allianz Stadium on Saturday in an attempt to get their first win of the season. The visitors, meanwhile, lost 3-1 against Lazio at home on their return to Italy’s top flight and need to start winning points if they want to avoid the drop. Where and when: Allianz Stadium – 28 August, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Juventus vs. Empoli: BT Sport Last time: Moise Kean scored the only goal for Juventus in a…

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Sampdoria vs. Milan Tips, Preview and Predictions

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AC Milan kick off their Serie A campaign with a tough trip to Sampdoria on Monday evening. The Rossoneri lost Gianluigi Donnarumma and Hakan Calhanoglu this summer, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss the start of the season due to an injury. Where and when: Luigi Ferraris – 23 August, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Sampdoria vs. Milan: BT Sport Last time: The last time Milan and Sampdoria met was back in April, with the game ending in a 1-1 draw at San Siro. Fabio Quagliarella had given the Blucerchiati…

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Udinese vs. Juventus Tips, Preview and Predictions

Massimiliano Allegri’s second stint at Juventus starts on Sunday when the Old Lady visit Udinese for their Serie A opener at the Dacia Arena. Cristiano Ronaldo seems set to remain for at least another season in Turin, while Udinese will face the tough task of replacing Rodrigo de Paul, who left for Atletico Madrid. Where and when: Dacia Arena – 22 August, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Udinese vs. Juventus: BT Sport Last time: A late Cristiano Ronaldo brace allowed Juventus to overturn Udinese’s one-goal lead for a 2-1…

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Inter Milan vs. Genoa Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Inter begin the defence of their Serie A crown on Saturday when they host Genoa at San Siro. The Nerazzurri have had a turbulent summer that saw them replace Antonio Conte with Simone Inzaghi, while they also lost Romelu Lukaku and Achraf Hakimi. Where and when: San Siro – 21 August, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Inter Milan vs. Genoa: BT Sport Last time: Romelu Lukaku’s opener paved the way for a 3-0 Inter victory in the last meeting between those teams back in February. Alexis Sanchez and Matteo…

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What are the best odds on Romelu Lukaku’s club after the transfer window?

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Although he is under contract with Inter Milan until 2024, the best odds on Romelu Lukaku are heating up. Belgium might’ve failed to go past the quarter-finals, but despite that the 28-year-old cemented his spot as one of the top centre-forwards in the world by finding a place in Euro 2020’s Best XI. So, what does the future hold for him? Financial problems forced the Nerazzurri to part ways with another star player in Achraf Hakimi and although Inter will receive up to €70m from Paris Saint-Germain for the Moroccan,…

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Italy vs. Spain Tips, Preview and Predictions

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The first semi-final at Euro 2020 is now clear as Italy earned a 2-1 victory against Belgium and will face fellow powerhouse Spain at Wembley on July 6. Luis Enrique’s men were rather lucky to survive the penalties lottery after failing to break down a 10-man Switzerland for nearly 45 minutes. Where and when: Wembley – 6 July, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Italy vs. Spain: BBC Last time: The last time Italy and Spain met was during the World Cup qualifiers in 2017, with La Roja thrashing the…

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Bologna vs. Juventus Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Juventus are relying on favours from Atalanta and Verona but need to do their own job first against Bologna on Matchday 38 of the Serie A calendar. The Bianconeri are involved in a three-way battle for the final two Champions League berths and a fifth-place finish would have disastrous consequences for Italy’s most successful side. Where and when: Stadio Renato Dall’Ara, Bologna – 23 May, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Bologna vs. Juventus: Premier Sports 2  Last time: Arthur Melo and Weston McKennie struck in the reverse fixture.  Bologna v…

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Atalanta vs. Milan Tips, Preview and Predictions

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The pressure is on Milan to beat counterparts Atalanta on the final day of the Serie A campaign, or risk falling out of the much-coveted Champions League places. The Rossoneri are a point ahead of Juventus but arguably face a stiffer challenge than the deposed champions who meet a Bologna squad comfortable in midtable. Where and when: Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italia, Bergamo – 23 May, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Atalanta vs. Milan: Premier Sports 1 Last time: La Dea beat Milan 3-0 in January, courtesy of Cristian Romero,…

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Milan vs. Cagliari Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Cagliari can confirm their participation in next season’s Serie A with a point at Milan. The Sardinians were destined for relegation before Leonardo Semplici replaced Eusebio Di Francesco in late February and a squad consisting of Diego Godin, Radja Nainggolan, Joao Pedro and Nahitan Nández should not be battling for survival. Where and when: San Siro, Milan – 16 May, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Milan vs. Cagliari: Premier Sports 1 Last time: Zlatan Ibrahimovic hit a brace in the January contest. Milan v Cagliari Predictions and Preview It has…

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Juventus vs. Inter Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Serie A champions Inter visit former holders Juventus and can inflict further misery on Andrea Pirlo and his dispirited squad. The Bianconeri currently sit outside of the Champions League places and there will be major repercussions if the Italian heavyweights fail to qualify for Europe’s premier competition.    Where and when: Allianz Stadium, Turin – 15 May, kick-off 17:00 Where you can see Juventus vs. Inter: Premier Sports 2 Last time: Arturo Vidal and Nicolo Barella bagged in the blockbuster January contest. Juventus v Inter Predictions and Preview There is…

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