Juventus vs. Sassuolo | Serie A Showdown, Unbeaten Streaks
|Arkadiusz Krystian Milik of Juventus is challenged by Daniel Boloca of US Sassuolo during the Serie A TIM match between Juventus and US Sassuolo - Serie A TIM at Allianz Stadium on January 16, 2024 in Turin, Italy.(Image-Getty)
Juventus and Sassuolo face off at the Allianz Stadium, closing Serie A TIM's Matchday 20. Juventus, unbeaten in 14 league matches, excels with 36 points, leading Inter. Sassuolo, with five wins this season, targets their 400th Serie A game. Remarkably, Juventus, when accumulating over 45 points in the first 19 Serie A matches, has clinched the Scudetto five times. Sassuolo, surpassing last season's points at this stage, looks to continue their trend of earning more points in the second half of the season.
In head-to-head encounters, Sassuolo has recently dominated with three wins in the last five matches against Juventus. Dusan Vlahovic, consistent against Sassuolo, aims to continue his scoring streak. Armand Laurienté, despite one goal against Juventus, faces a goal drought with 29 attempts without success. Disciplinary concerns see Mckennie and Gatti suspended for Juventus, while Danilo (Juventus) and Henrique (Sassuolo) are cautioned.
The upcoming Serie A TIM fixtures include Lecce vs. Juventus on Sunday, January 20, and Monza vs. Sassuolo on Sunday, January 28. The clash promises an intriguing battle between two football giants and sets the stage for pivotal encounters in the Italian football landscape.