The Monday afternoon action in Serie A sees champions and league leaders Juventus, who have lost just one league game this season, play host to high-flying Cagliari. The Turin giants are clear favourites for this clash but it could be a testing match against a stubborn opponent.
Where and when: Allianz Stadium, Turin – 6 January, kick-off 14:00
Where you can see Juventus vs. Cagliari: William Hill, Premier Sports
Last time: Cagliari have not beaten Juventus in their last 18 attempts and lost 2-0 last time out, in April 2019 – when Leonardo Bonucci and Moise Kean were on target for Juve, while Cagliari also lost 3-1 in Turin in their last visit.
|Our Eurotips||Odds||Free bets||Bookie|
|Cagliari double chance||11/4||Offer|
|Over 3.5 goals||5/4||Offer|
|Joao Pedro anytime scorer||19/5||Offer|
Juventus vs. Cagliari Predictions and Preview
Juventus are top of the league ahead of Inter on their head-to-head record with 42 points from their 17 matches to date this campaign.
Maurizio Sarri’s side have lost just one league game – at Lazio – and have won six of their last eight.
Cagliari have won just once in their last five and have lost each of their last two but previously had enjoyed a 13-game unbeaten run in the division.
The fine form of Rolando Maron’s side mean they are in the top six of Serie A – five points ahead of Napoli and eight of Milan.
Unsurprisingly due to their stature, the hosts are favourites for this encounter at odds of 1/4with a Cagliari victory priced at 10/1 and the draw available at 24/5.
56 goals have flown in across Cagliari’s 17 Serie A games to date while for Juventus that figure is 48, so over 3.5 goals is priced at 5/4 with over 2.5 at a tempting ½.
A ‘double chance’ on Cagliari to come away with either a draw or a win is available at 11/4 while an Juventus win/draw outcome is at 1/33.
If you fancy the home side to be leading at both half-time and at the final whistle, such odds are available at 3/4.
One to watch for Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo is back to form with Juventus – where he has scored six in his last six games and is priced at 4/7 to continue that run here.
One to watch for Cagliari: Brazilian Joao Pedro has scored 11 Serie A goals to date this campaign including eight in his last nine outings and is at 19/5 to score here.
Long shot: Juventus already have eight clean sheets in total this season while Cagliari have kept shutouts at both Napoli and Atalanta this season. Odds of this game to finish scoreless are at 18/1.