Juventus and Atalanta clash for a place in the Coppa Italia final on Wednesday.
Juve holds a slight 1-0 edge after winning the first leg on the road thanks to Gonzalo Higuain’s third-minute goal, and the favorites return home to Turin for the second leg as they continue their quest for a fourth straight trophy and a record 13th overall.
Juve have a 1-0 lead from the first-leg, where a third-minute Gonzalo Higuain goal was enough to send them back home with the advantage.
Atalanta last won the competition in 1963, whereas Juventus are the reigning champions and are chasing a record 13th title.
Atalanta 0 – Juventus 1: The first leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final
The first leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final took place at the very end of January.
Gonzalo Higuain opened the scoring after just three minutes.
Later on in the first half, Gianluigi Buffon saved a penalty from Alejandro Gomez to ensure Juventus took a 1-0 lead back to their own stadium.
The two sides were supposed to meet in Serie A over the weekend, but a snowstorm postponed the league encounter until March 14.
Juventus vs Atalanta team news
Juventus were expected to be boosted with the news that Gonzalo Higuain will return from injury and was likely to be on the bench. But, the Argentine has not been named on the bench due to an ongoing ankle injury.
Massimiliano Allegri confirmed in his pre-Atalanta press conference that Juan Cuadrado, Federico Bernardeschi and Mattia De Sciglio are out. Paulo Dybala, Claudio Marchisio and Gianluigi Buffon are all expected to play.
Atalanta are without striker Andrea Petagna, who is not part of the squad for the clash at Juventus due to injury. In order to watch Juventus vs Atalanta live streaming you must have a funded Bet365 account or to have placed a bet in the last 24 hours.