Napoli vs Juventus predictions ahead of this Serie A clash on Friday night. Read on for our match preview and free betting tips.
Napoli vs Juventus:Both Teams To Score
Over 3.5 Match Goals
Napoli vs Juventus:Napoli 3-2
Gonzalo Higuain To Score Anytime
Reason For Napoli vs Juventus Betting Tips
Juventus and Napoli have just added to their rivalry in late gatherings, however Friday night’s experience threatens to be the greatest clash between them in years. The hosts come in to this match as league leaders, unbeaten so far in this campaign. Meanwhile, champions Juventus are faltering, allowing the Partenopei to race clear. The two teams are only one of five potential Scudetto winners this season, and it’s imagined that the gatherings between the best sides will go some way to choosing who completes top.
This has to be viewed as the greatest game of the season, with Napoli resembling the most grounded side in Serie A, with Juventus clearly the most experienced. The Old Lady could see their domination of this league finally finished, with Napoli now looking like genuine contenders for silverware. The fact that Juve have endeavored to wind up plainly somewhat more hostile and attempt to match the Partenopei going ahead is a major mark of regard, and it could lead to a crazy game when these two meet.
The two teams have scored in eight of the last nine gatherings between these two sides, and all four of their experiences last term saw the two teams score. These two both have fantastic attacks, and they lead the way in Serie A’s goalscoring charts, with Napoli’s 35 goal haul just beaten by Juve’s 40. With the two teams scoring in 83% of the champions’ away excursions this term, we believe there’s value to be found in backing BTTS here.
These two teams haven’t recently observed the odd goal scored this term, with many high scoring games. Napoli pushed out Juve 3-2 in their final meeting last term, and a similar outcome would not be a stun here, as half of Juve’s away treks have seen at least five goals scored. They’ve seen at least four goals in an unfathomable 83% of their away excursions, while Napoli have scored three goals all alone in 13 of their last 18 league matches. That has us believing that more than 3.5 goals merits backing in this one.
Gonzalo Higuain has a fantastic record in matches between these sides, after scoring the winner against Juve for Napoli in 2015. The Argentine featured in all four gatherings between these two after he made his controversial change to the champions, and he managed to score on four occasions against his previous businesses. The forward has scored six times in his past six league games, and that has us backing him to locate the net at the San Paolo his week.
Napoli have won three of their past five gatherings with Juventus.
Napoli versus Juventus Stats
Napoli have lost more matches (65) and surrendered more goals (209) against Juventus than any opposite side in Serie A.
For sure, Napoli have lost just a single of their last 10 Serie A matches against the Bianconeri at the San Paolo (W6 D3).
Juventus have scored in 43 sequential league matches, equalling the record also set by the Bianconeri, between February 2013 and March 2014.
Gonzalo Higuaín has scored four goals in four appearances against Napoli in all rivalries.
Napoli Team News
Napoli have no new damage worries ahead of Friday night’s huge clash. Their usual team should start this clash.
Juventus Team News
Stephan Lichtsteiner passes up a major opportunity here for Juventus, who are set to start in a 4-2-3-1 formation.