The fun end of the table meets the lower end of the Serie A, when Juventus face off against Venezia. It is a match that offers both sides the opportunity to either consolidate or improve on their position in the Serie A. Following 16 matches, Venezia rank 16th in the Serie A on 15 points. That leaves a gap of 12 points to Juventus, who sit 5th after collecting 27 points.
Venezia have been left reeling after a series of defeats in the Serie A and look for a way out of the doldrums. Their upcoming clash with Juventus presents them with another opportunity to get back to winning ways.
Venezia go into their next Serie A match, averaging a humble 1.1 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a mundane total of 11 goals, while also conceding 18 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.8 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 3 times.
Juventus are currently performing rather modestly, when it comes to goal-scoring. The visitors this coming Saturday managed a bearable 12 goals in the past 10 outings. That is an average of 1.2 goals a game, in which their opponents scored a total of 6 goals. They claimed 6 clean sheets as they averaged 0.6 against per match. Here are the hottest predictions from the BetFooball team!
Facts and figures for Venezia vs Juventus in Serie A.
- Venezia has lost the last 3 matches in a row;
- Total goals was OVER 3.5 in Venezia's last 3 of 5 matches;
- Venezia conceded in the last 6 of 8 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Venezia's last 2 of 4 matches.
- Juventus has won in the last 4 of 5 matches;
- Juventus scored in the last 17 of 19 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Juventus's last 8 of 10 matches;
- Juventus scored the last 12 matches in a row when playing away.
Current form — Venezia v. Juventus
Venezia hoping to bounce back
Venezia have had to endure a tough spell in their last 3 matches from which, they have nothing to show. They were beaten 2-0 by Inter, before Atalanta ran out 4-0 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against Verona, who came out 4-3 winners.
Venezia hoping to bounce back
Juventus have been in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last 3 matches on the bounce. Salernitana got left behind in a 0-2 win, before Genoa got hammered in a 2-0 victory. Malmoe FF was the most recent victim in a 1-0 win for Juventus.
Just limiting an expected defeat might be the target for Venezia here. Siding with Juventus at odds 1.36 is a no-brainer in the kind of form they are displaying. Should this price be a tad on the low side for your preferred betting strategy, consider adding it to a nice accumulator.
Venezia v. Juventus — fixture history
The last time the pair played each other, Juventus came away as winners in a Serie A, back in January 2002. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on Juventus will get you odds 1.36, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with an 74% chance of beating Venezia. You can get a price of 8.00, should you wish to add Venezia to your accumulator, if that is your preferred football betting method.
Venezia enter the match against Juventus with a 0-0-3 record in their previous 3 encounters in the Serie A. This amounts to a 0% winning ratio for Venezia, with Juventus victorious in 100% of the last 3 encounters.
Current table in the Serie A
Looking at the current Serie A standings, Venezia and Juventus are currently 12 points and 11 places apart. Juventus will no doubt attempt to grab all three points from Venezia on Saturday to move further up the league table. Despite being the outsider in this clash, Venezia will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between Venezia and Juventus.
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem a good idea to side with David Okereke. He is one of the Venezia players, who is showing decent form right now. He managed to find the back of the net 2 times in his most recent outing. Surely, he will want to add more goals against Juventus.
The visitors will be looking to in-form Leonardo Bonucci to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently. Leonardo Bonucci netted 2 goals for Juventus in their latest matches.