Juventus defend the first place of their group in the Champions League of Europe version 2018/2019 this Wednesday, 12 of December. It will face, as part of the schedule of the sixth – last – round of the group stage the Young Boys. The meeting will be held at the Stade de Suisse in Bern, Switzerland, starting at 18h (Brasília time).
The Old Lady is already guaranteed in the round of 16. He has 12 points (four wins and one defeat) at the end of the H-key. However, he can still be overtaken by Manchester United, second with ten points (three wins, one draw and one loss), which will face Valencia in Spain , At the same time.The Spaniards have five points and are no longer third. They will play in the Europa League in the second half of the season. The Swiss, with a point, also have their defined position. They are and will stay in the fourth place.
Young Boys’ situation in national competitions is quite different. In the Swiss Cup, the team secured their place in the quarterfinals. You will face Luzern when the tournament is resumed, which will only happen at the end of February. His departure, however, is scheduled for the beginning of March.In the Swiss Super League, the situation is even more comfortable. On Saturday, December 8, at home, the team beat Thum 3-2. It was their sixth consecutive win in the tournament, which leads with 46 points (15 wins, a draw and a loss). The advantage in comparison with Basel, placed second, is 19 points. That is, it opened more than one front point, on average per round. Winning the second consecutive title is only a matter of time.The Young Boys have the best attack of the Swiss Championship with 53 goals scored and the defense less leaked, with 19 goals conceded. Leads the two issues loosely on rivals.This broad domain makes international failure to be minimized. To bid farewell to the tournament, coach Gerardo Seoane will not feature midfielder Sekou Sanogo, suspended. Nor should defenders Gregory Wuthrich and Steve van Bergen; and midfielder Djibrill Sow, to the care of the medical department.
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Juventus, with much greater economic resources, manages to reconcile its national gigantism with the leading role on the international stage. So he invested 220 million euros to take Cristiano Ronaldo out of Juventus. The Portuguese are hopeful of Turin’s alvinegro, who was a Champions League finalist twice in recent editions and lost the title to take Orelhuda home.In this goal, securing the first place can be an advantage, albeit only in theory. He would avoid a confrontation with group champion. That would mean dodging duels with Real Madrid or Barcelona, for example, in the round of 16. The Spaniards were Juve’s players in recent UCL (UEFA Champions League) decisions.As a precaution, coach Massimiliano Allegri is expected to hold a line-up near the starting lineup on Wednesday. No big problems for that. Of the athletes who are regularly used as starters, two are in the care of the medical department and are considered doubt: Brazilian left-back Alex Sandro and German midfielder Sami Khedira. In addition to them, defender Andrea Barzagli and striker Moise Kean are in the infirmary.On Friday, December 7, for the fifteenth round of the Italian Championship, Juventus in Turin, won the classic against Internazionale, by 1 to 0, reaching the 43 points (14 wins and a draw) of the 45 who played . They are eight more than Napoli, second placed.
Football Prediction of the Day Young Boys vs Juventus
The first round match of the UEFA Champions League group stage 208/2019 was the first match involving the teams. Juventus won 3-0.
Although already classified, Juventus has a technical superiority so outstanding that it does not open space for risk guesses against Young Boys even acting in Switzerland. Thus, the prognosis in the victory of the Italians is the best option for starting.
Bet Tips: Juventus wins