Atalanta – Juventus
Atalanta hosts Juventus in a first match from the 1/2-finals of the Coppa Italia. We will examine this game and offer you our soccer betting tips for today for it.
This is the first semifinal between these two sides. The rematch will be played at the Juventus Stadium on February 28. Both teams would aim for a positive result before the second leg.
Atalanta reached the 1/2-finals after eliminating Napoli in the previous round. The 1/4-final between Napoli and Atalanta was played at the Stadio San Paolo and Atalanta managed to enjoy a 2-1 win. Timoty Castagne and Alejandro Gomez’ goals were enough for them to win the match and qualify for the next round of the competition.
In the same time Juventus faced its city rival Torino, beating the Bulls with 2-0 at home. The win was achieved thanks to goals by Douglas Costa and Mario Mandzukic, who helped Juve to qualify for the semifinals.
In the Serie A Juventus are currently 2nd, trailing on just one point behind the leader Napoli. The Old Lady have 56 points and a record of 18 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats. In the Calcio Juventus are enjoying a run of five consecutive wins. In their last game Juventus enjoyed a 2-0 win over Chievo away from home.
Meanwhile Atalanta are 8th in the league standings, having 33 points won so far. In its last game Gian Piero Gasperini’s team enjoyed a 3-0 win against Sassuolo away from home. Right now Atalanta are just 4 points behind Sampdoria and the 6th place, so their main goal remains another qualification for Europa League.
In our soccer betting tips for today we remind you that it is a tournament game, so maybe both teams would think twice before rushing into attack. Have in mind that they might chase a strategic result here.