JUV vs NAP Dream11 Prediction:
Juventus would next meet Napoli in a crucial fixture of Serie A on Sunday night. The defending champions would be looking to return to the winning ways when they welcome the Naples-side to Allianz Stadium. The Old lady has collected only 4 points from their two games after playing a draw to Roma in their last match. Napoli, at the same time, have collected 6 from the available 6 points after two back-to-back wins over Parma and Genoa. Juventus would be eager to register a statement win here and Let's take a look at the JUV vs NAP Dream 11 Prediction for this upcoming fascinating Serie A fixture.
Date and Time: October 5, 12:15 AM (IST)
Venue: Allianz Stadium
Head-to-Head (last 6 meetings)
Juventus Team News
Juventus played a 2-2 draw to Roma in their last fixture.
Injury Report, Unavailability: Matthijs de Ligt is out following shoulder surgery, while a thigh strain is again expected to rule Federico Bernardeschi. Alex Sandro is also out of the contention with an ongoing thigh issue.
Suspension: Adrian Rabiot is suspended after earning himself a red card against Roma.
Expected Changes: Paulo Dybala could replace Alvaro Morata in the attack.
Rodrigo Bentancur and Arthur are likely to pair in midfield for their first league starts of the season.
Pirlo could once again switch his formation with Gianluca Frabotta returning to the starting XI. In such a case, Dejan Kulusevski would be pushed further forward.
JUV Playing 11 (Probable)
Napoli Team News
They defeated Parma 2-0 in their last match.
Injury Report, Unavailability: Kevin Malcuit and Lorenzo Insigne would be out of the selection line due to their respective injuries.
Piotr Zielinski has tested positive for COVID-19 and he also misses out here.
Expected Changes: The squad looks in a good shape and many changes are not expected in the starting 11.
Lozano is likely to keep his spot on the left after his brace in the last match.
Eljif Elmas is likely to feature in the side as a replacement for Insigne, which was the substitution as well against Genoa.
NAP Playing 11 (Probable)
GK: A Meret
DEF: K Koulibaly, Danilo, L Bonnuci
MID: E Elmas, H Lozano, A Ramsey, D Kulusevski
ST: D Mertens, P Dybala, C Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo has picked up from where he left during the last season. The Portuguese superstar has already scored 3 goals in 2 games for Juventus so far. He has also provided one as well.
Dries Mertens has picked up form right from the start for Napoli this season. The forward has scored 2 goals and provided 2 assists as well in 2 appearances.
X factors, differential picks
Dejan Kulusevski would play in the attacking midfield for Juventus in this game. The attacking midfielder has found the back of the net one time in 2 games for the Old Lady this season.
Hirving Lozano has found his scoring boots early in the season for Napoli. The attacking player has scored 2 goals in two games for his side in Serie A.
The defending champions would be determined to register a win here but they would face a sturdy challenge form Gattuso's men. However, Juve would be having the home advantage here. Here are the betting odds from some bookmakers:
Bet365 – Juventus – 5/6, Napoli – 16/5
Skybet – Juventus – 4/5, Napoli – 3
Betfair – Juventus – 20/23, Napoli – 16/5
All the bookmakers are tipping Juventus as the favourites in this game. As per the JUV vs NAP today match prediction odds, Juventus should win this match.