Juventus vs Valencia: Match preview, team news, predictions, betting odds, venue & where to watch details | UEFA Champions League 2018-19
After the surprise defeat to Manchester United in their last match, Juventus is once again set to host Valencia in a crucial Champions League tie, with a point for the Old Lady of Turin guaranteeing qualification from the group. A victory for Valencia will mean that the Spanish side will reach within a point of the Serie A league leaders.
The Old Lady of Turin still occupies the top of the group with 9 points from 4 matches, with Manchester United sitting second with 7 points, and Valencia slightly further back with 5 points.
If Manchester United drops points against BSC Young Boys today and Juventus win their match against Valencia, the Italian giants can progress as the group leaders, while if Manchester United win their match against Young Boys and Valencia fail to earn a point against Juventus, the English giants will qualify to the knockout stages.
Juventus vs Valencia: Kickoff information
Date: 27 November 2018
Time: 21:00 (local time), 01:30 (IST)
Venue: Juventus Stadium, Turin
Juventus vs Valencia: Team news
Cristiano Ronaldo is all set to start against Valencia after receiving his marching orders in his last meeting with the Spanish team.
Emre Can and Federico Bernardeschi remain a doubt for the Old Lady of Turin with injury concerns.
Cristiano Piccini and Denis Cheryshev are out for Valencia with injuries.
Juventus vs Valencia: Probable line-ups
Juventus: Szczesny, Cancelo, Chiellini, Bonucci, Sandro, Pjanic, Matuidi, Bentancur, Dybala, Mandzukic, Ronaldo
Valencia: Neto, Wass, Gabriel, Diakhaby, Gaya, Soler, Coquelin, Parejo, Guedes, Rodrigo, Mina
Juventus vs Valencia: Form guide
The last 5 official matches:
Juventus vs Valencia: Head to head
The first meeting between the teams this season ended with Juventus winning 2-0 against the Spanish team.
Juventus vs Valencia: Betting odds
Juventus vs Valencia: Prediction
The last meeting between the two teams ended with the Italian giants winning 2-0 with 10 men, but the scenario has changed quite a lot as the Spanish team has finally found their feet in LaLiga, and have won 3 league matches on the trot.
Juventus will be hoping to get back to winning ways after their surprise loss to Manchester United at home.
Prediction: Juventus 3-1 Valencia