Connect with us

Match Coverages

Atalanta v Juventus: Match preview and probable XI

Avatar

Published

on

Juventus has the biggest match of their season tomorrow as they take on Atalanta in the Coppa Italia final. The Bianconeri come into the game after scrapping a 1-1 draw vs Salernitana. The last time Juventus won a game was matchday 31 vs Fiorentina, while Atalanta haven’t lost a game since their match against Cagliari on the same matchday. Gian Piero Gasperini’s side come off a 2-1 win against Roma.

Juventus Starting XI (3-5-2)

Goalkeeper: Mattia Perin will start between Juve’s posts in the final. Wojciech Szczesny has been the main goalkeeper this season, but Perin has played in all of the Coppa Italia games so far

Defence: Max Allegri will stick with the back three he has picked for most of the season: Gatti, Bremer, and Danilo. Bremer and Gatti both played the full 90 minutes on Sunday against Salernitana, while Danilo didn’t feature.

Advertisement

Midfield: Andrea Cambiaso will start on the wings once again on the right. On his opposing side Next Gen prospect Samuel Illing Jr will play. Illing has suffered for minutes this season, only starting two matches and playing 640 minutes. Hans Nicolussi Caviglia will start as Locatelli will mise the game. Adrien Rabiot and Weston McKennie will play alongside him.

Attack: Allegri is expected to start his usual duo of Federico Chiesa and Dusan Vlahovic. Dusan Vlahovic started vs Salernitana, coming off in the 77th minute. Chiesa was benched for Moise Kean but came on for him at the end of halftime.

Atalanta starting XI (3-4-3)

Goalkeeper: Marco Carnesecchi will start in goal for Atalanta. At the age of 23, he has had a breakout season and is heavily linked with a move away from Atalanta in the transfer window.

Defence: Giorgio Scalvini will start after only playing 15 minutes vs Roma. Isak Hien and Berat Djimsiti will both feature after playing the full 90 against Roma. Scalvini has played 30 Seria A games this season, missing several matches through injury.

Advertisement

Midfield: Zappacosta and Ruggeri will be their wide players. Ruggeri was started vs Roma but came off in the 58th minute for Zappacosta. Ederson will retain his starting spot in the final, but Pasalic is expected to be replaced by Marten De Roon, who played the full 90 against Roma as a centre-back.

Attack: Charles De Ketelaere and Teun Koopmeiners will both stay in their staring spots behind the main striker. Gianluca Scamacca, who has been Atalanta’s main No.9 all season, will be replaced by Ademola Lookman.

Advertisement
x
Advertisement
Comments
Advertisement

MERCATO

Mercato1 day ago

Juventus given massive boost in Joshua Zirkzee race

Joshua Zirkzee has been linked with moves to several clubs in the upcoming transfer window. However, he might be available...

Mercato5 days ago

Khephren Thuram to Juventus

Khephren Thuram was rumoured to come to Juventus before last season, however his signing wasn’t completed because of his high...

Juventus face tough competition for Gudmundsson. (Photo: Gettyimages) Juventus face tough competition for Gudmundsson. (Photo: Gettyimages)
Mercato6 days ago

Juventus strategic offer for Gudmundsson as they face tough competition

Icelandic forward Albert Gudmundsson is in hot demand! A bidding war is heating up between Napoli, Inter, Juventus, and Tottenham...

Mercato7 days ago

Juventus set to sign Michele Di Gregorio

Juventus has set their sights on Michele Di Gregorio, the current goalkeeper for Monza, as their future custodian, according to...

Mercato7 days ago

Bologna chief addresses Thiago Motta and Zirkzee future amid Juventus links

Bologna’s historic qualification for the Champions League casts a shadow of uncertainty over the future of coach Thiago Motta. Thiago...

Mercato7 days ago

Juventus transfer plans revealed after Champions League boost

Preperations are underway at Juventus for a busy transfer window this summer. Juventus are wasting no time in planning for...

Mercato1 week ago

Italian journalist weighs in on Allegri and Motta’s Juventus futures

Juventus are set to have a new coach ahead of the next Serie A season. The fate of Massimiliano Allegri...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus in pole position to sign Riccardo Calafiori

Juventus has reportedly made significant progress in their pursuit of promising centre-back Riccardo Calafiori, placing them in a strong position...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus closing in on double swoop from Bologna

Riccardo Calafiori and Thiago Motta are both close to sealing Juventus moves. New rumours have come out about both of them...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus prioritises Federico Chiesa contract renewal

Juventus are prioritising securing Federico Chiesa’s long-term commitment and bolstering their midfield in the upcoming transfer window. The news of...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus set to meet Koopmeiners agent in coming days

Juventus are stepping up their efforts to sign Dutch midfielder Teun Koopmeiners, who is reportedly eager to leave Atalanta at...

Mercato1 week ago

Explained: Juventus strategy to bolster defence line

Strengthening the backline is one of Juventus’ main priorities this summer. Juventus come into the summer transfer market after failing...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus targetting Man City’s Yan Couto

The Brazilian right-back has earned a surprise call-up for the upcoming Copa America tournament. Brazil national team coach Dorival Junior...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus stance revealed on Kostic, Kean and Milik amid exit links

Juventus are looking to complete a major squad overhaul this summer. Juventus are set to overhaul their squad this summer, with Filip...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus join Barcelona in race for Martin Zubimendi

Zubimendi has emerged as one of the most exciting midfielders in the market this summer. Barcelona and Juventus are reportedly...

Mercato1 week ago

Juventus eyes former striker as an alternative to Zirkzee

Álvaro Morata remains a target for Juventus as a potential alternative for young striker Joshua Zirkzee in the summer transfer...

Juventus Youth1 week ago

Juventus eyeing €100m revenue from Next Gen sales

Juventus are looking to make a significant profit from selling the likes of Matias Soulé and Dean Huijsen. Juventus could...

Mercato2 weeks ago

Juventus plot summer squad overhaul: Targets revealed for every position

Juventus are preparing for a squad overhaul that could change the face of their team for the next season. As...

Mercato2 weeks ago

Miretti and Djalo on loan as well as Giuntoli busy signing?

Rumours have come out that both Fabio Miretti and Tiago Djalo will leave Juventus on loan. Dusan Vlahovic has been...

Mercato2 weeks ago

Transfer rumours: Yildiz extension, Vlahovic exit, Rabiot replacment and more on Giuntoli’s mind

Find out the latest transfer updates for Juventus. Juventus have had another busy day in the transfer market. Yildiz is...

Mercato2 weeks ago

Calafiroi, Zirkzee and much more on Giuntoli’s wishlist

Rumours have been swirling around today crazily on the Juventus transfer window. There are more rumours around the signings of...

Mercato3 weeks ago

Transfer expert reveals two reasons why Giuntoli wants Mason Greenwood

Cristiano Giuntoli, the Juventus sporting director, has set his sights on a new target for the club for upcoming transfer...

Mercato3 weeks ago

Juventus closing in on two key signings

Juventus is making significant strides in the transfer market with the imminent signings of Riccardo Calafiori and Michele Di Gregorio,...

Mercato3 weeks ago

Juventus still monitoring Milan prodigy contract situation

Juventus are keeping a keen eye on the young talents that emerge in the market since Cristiano Giuntoli arrival. In...

Mercato3 weeks ago

Charly Alcaraz shares a message amid his uncertain future at Juventus

In a crucial month where present and future are at stake, the fate of Carlos Alcaraz at Juventus hangs in...

Mercato1 month ago

Danilo’s future at Juventus hinges on Allegri’s fate

Danilo’s future at Juventus is closely tied to the fate of the club’s manager, Massimiliano Allegri whose future remains uncertain....

Mercato1 month ago

Gasperini throws a dig at Juventus amid Koopmeiners interest

In a recent statement, Gian Piero Gasperini, the manager of Atalanta, addressed the transfer rumors surrounding Teun Koopmeiners, a midfielder...

Mercato1 month ago

Giuntoli ambitions at Juventus for the upcoming transfer window

Juventus faces the risk of a disappointing next season if it doesn’t undergo a significant overhaul across all aspects of...

Analysis1 month ago

Juventus reportedly interested in Jorginho: Transfer analysis

Jorginho is one of the names that has swirled around Juventus in recent transfer rumors, fueled by his agent’s comments...

Mercato1 month ago

Juventus in talks to sign Albert Gudmundsson

Genoa and Juventus have a long history of player exchanges, and it seems that this trend is set to continue...

Advertisement