Italian Cup: Juventus vs Fiorentina




After a minimal win in the first leg and still playing at home in the upcoming second leg. Obviously Juventus holds too many advantages to win tickets to the final of the Italian Cup.

Being played at home and the opponent only named Bologna is not appreciated. However, Juventus struggled to hold the opponent with a score of 1-1 thanks to a goal from striker Dusan Vlahovic in the 90+5 minute. It was a match where Juventus was even allowed to play more than 2 people in the last 10 minutes. The inability to win all 3 points made Juventus have no chance to surprise in the Serie A championship race. Currently, “Old Lady” is in 4th place on the rankings with 63 points through 33 matches and inferior to the team. top of the table AC Milan to 8 points.

Juventus’ specific goal at this time is to stay in the top 4, along with winning the title in the Italian Cup. In the first leg, Juventus won 1-0 thanks to an own goal by defender Lorenzo Venuti on the side of Fiorentina. It is calculated that Juventus did not lose the last 13 matches at the Coppa Italia playground. In terms of form, Juventus has only lost 3 of the last 20 matches in all competitions. Juventus are unbeaten in the last 5/6 matches against Fiorentina in all competitions.

This is the period that Fiorentina has had the best form of this season. A few days ago, coach Vincenzo Italiano’s team beat Venice 1-0 at home, it was Fiorentina’s 6th unbeaten match in a row (draw 2, win 4). Explosive form has helped Fiorentina get closer to a ticket to next season’s European Cup. Holding 56 points through 32 matches, the away team is currently 7th in the standings. They are only 2 points behind AS Roma in 6th place and will surpass the opponent if they win the match.

Fiorentina played very well defensively and kept 3 clean sheets in the last 5 matches. Besides, Fiorentina is unbeaten in 7/10 recent matches at Coppa Italia. Away, Fiorentina in March / 5 recent trips away from home and lost only 1/7 of the last matches. Of course, it is not easy to come back from Juventus’ Allianz mecca. Remember, Fiorentina only won 1/10 of the recent matches against Juventus and lost 7 of them.

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