Ace Football team previews the Serie A clash between Empoli and Juventus and offers the latest team news, stats, and free betting tips with the best odds.
Empoli welcome Juventus at Stadio Carlo Castellani in round 36 of the Serie A campaign. Only three matches remain this season, and important points are at stake this coming Monday.
One spot behind champions Napoli in second, Juventus have claimed 69 points after 35 rounds, while Empoli have amassed 39 points and are now ranked number 14 in the Serie A standings.
Team form: Empoli vs Juventus
Empoli collected seven points from their last three matches, as they ran out 3-1 and 2-1 winners against Bologna and Salernitana, respectively. Against Sampdoria, they had to settle for a draw after a 1-1 draw. In their last six Serie A home matches, Empoli have three wins, while they’ve drawn zero and lost three. They scored six and conceded eight goals.
Juventus go into their upcoming match seeking a swift return to winning ways. The Bianconeri are coming off a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla in the Europa League semi-finals. They now take to the road with a record of two wins, one draw, and three defeats from their past six away games in Serie A. The scoreline from these matches saw five goals scored and another five conceded.
Betting stats and facts for Empoli and Juventus
Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Empoli and Juventus. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.
- In 12 of the last 13 Empoli matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Empoli have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
- In the last 4 matches in a row Empoli played, both teams scored
- Empoli have conceded in 11 of the last 13 home matches
- In the last 3 Empoli home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In the last 15 Juventus matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 24 of the last 26 Juventus away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 13 of the last 15 Juventus matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 8 of the last 9 Juventus away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Juventus have not lost the last 5 matches in a row
Players on top: Empoli vs Juventus
Dusan Vlahovic scored just two goals in his last six games, but has put away ten goals during the season so far. He will be eager to add to his total when Juventus take aim at Empoli. This could be a good opportunity for him to improve his tally, and siding with him in the betting market looks like a decent prospect.
Betting markets: Empoli vs Juventus
Stadio Carlo Castellani witnessed Empoli winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing two and losing three as well. Juventus claimed three wins, two draw,s and five defeats in their last 10 games away. The Bianconeri have not lost to Empoli in 9 consecutive home meetings.
Both teams to score
Empoli scored first in six of their last ten home games. Juventus scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Empoli managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Juventus kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches. Juventus have scored in 5 consecutive meetings with Empoli away from home.
Empoli saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.9 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in two of Juventus’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of one goal in these matches. Empoli conceded a goal in their previous 6 matches.
Betting prediction: Empoli vs Juventus
The match between Empoli and Juventus should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Serie A game.