Juventus face Fiorentina in the semi-final of the 2021-22 Coppa Italia. This is the second leg of the clash.
The match is scheduled to start at 7:00 p.m. GMT on Wednesday, 20 April 2022. The match venue is Allianz Stadium, Turin.
Betting tips and match predictions for the Juventus vs Fiorentina (April 20) game are available in this article. Next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news, and projected starting lineups.
Juventus vs Fiorentina latest odds on betting sites
Juventus to win odds are priced at 1.86 (-116 American; 25/29 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.60 (+260; 13/5), while Fiorentina to win odds are priced at 4.20 (+320; 16/5).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Juventus — 53%, draw — 27%, Fiorentina — 20%.
Latest betting odds on Juventus vs Fiorentina (20 April 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; evens)
- Under 2.5 goals — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Asian handicap (-0.5) on Juventus — 1.84 (-118; 50/59)
- Asian handicap (+0.5) on Fiorentina — 2.00 (+100; evens)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
- Both teams to score (No) — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
Juventus vs Fiorentina match preview and statistics
Juventus have won two, drawn one and lost two of their previous five matches. The Old Lady drew 1-1 with Bologna in their last match.
Marko Arnautovic gave the visitors the lead in the 52nd minute of the second half latching onto a throughball with a run inside the penalty area before rounding Szczesny and turning the ball into the net, assisted by Roberto Soriano with a throughball.
There were two red cards in the match, Adama Soumaro got a straight red card in the 84th minute for the challenge on Morata which stopped a goalscoring opportunity. Gary Mendel got a second yellow too for misconduct and was sent off as well.
Dusan Vlahovic came to the rescue in the dying minute with an easy finish following an overhead pass from Alvaro Morata. Juan Cuadrado had a very good performance in the match, gave the most key passes (6), completed the most dribbles (4) and won the most tackles (3).
Massimiliano Allegri’s men had 51% possession, 2.47 expected goals, 23 total shots, four shots on target, three big chances, 335 accurate passes, 85% pass accuracy, 11 fouls committed, three offsides, four corners, one yellow card.
Juventus team news: Arthur, Federico Chiesa, Kaio Jorge, Manuel Locatelli, Matthijs de Ligt and Weston McKennie are sidelined due to injuries.
Fiorentina are having an incredible run, haven’t lost in six straight games since the loss in the first leg of the semi-final. They won four games and drew two. The Purple are on a three-game winning streak and beat Venezia 1-nil in their last match.
Lucas Torreira hit the game winner in the 30th minute with a left footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal following a set piece situation. He had a good game against Venezia, gave two key passes, made two tackles, one clearance, won five duels, was fouled three times and made six ball recoveries.
Team statistics: 69% possession, 3.50 expected goals, 22 total shots, four big chances, six shots on target, 505 accurate passes, 88% pass accuracy, 15 fouls committed, one offside, five corners, four yellow cards.
Fiorentina team news: Gaetano Castrovilli and Giacomo Bonaventura are ruled out due to knee injuries.
Juventus vs Fiorentina H2H
Juventus haven’t lost to Fiorentina in their last three meetings, with two wins and a draw. The Old Lady have won the last two h2h games. They won 1-0 in the last meeting.
Juventus vs Fiorentina lineups and key players
Juventus projected starting lineups:
- Wojciech Szczesny
- Mattia De Sciglio
- Leonardo Bonucci
- Giorgio Chiellini
- Luca Pellegrini
- Juan Cuadrado
- Adrien Rabiot
- Paulo Dybala
- Dusan Vlahovic
- Alvaro Morata
Dusan Vlahovic is the key player to watch out for. He scored the last minute equaliser in their last game against Venezia. Vlahovic has a good performance in the Coppa Italia, with three goals and an assist in the five games. The striker should be able to score in this match.
Fiorentina projected starting lineup:
- Pietro Terracciano
- Lorenzo Venuti
- Nikola Milenkovic
- Cristiano Biraghi
- Sofyan Amrabat
- Lucas Torreira
- Youssef Maleh
- Nicolas Gonzalez
- Krzysztof Piatek
- Jonathan Ikone
Krzysztof Piatek is the key player to watch out for. He’s their top scorer in the tournament with three goals in three matches. The attacker should be in the starting lineup for the second leg. Piatek looks forward to scoring in this match.
Juventus vs Fiorentina predictions and betting tips
Fiorentina are in top form ahead of this match. Since the loss in the first leg, they have four wins and a draw. Going into this match, the Purple are on a three-game winning streak. Juventus have two wins, a draw and two losses in their last five matches. They are favourites to win this clash.
Fiorentina’s former top scorer in Coppa Italia, Dusan Vlahovic, now leads Juve’s attack for this match. The Old Lady have not lost in three matches to the Violets and have won each of the last two meetings.
Predictions for this match are Asian handicap (-0.5) on Juventus, and both teams to score. Juventus have the home advantage ahead of this clash coupled with a good record against Fiorentina. The latter are in good form, so it’s not going to be like the first leg. They should be able to score a goal or more in the game.
Betting prediction: Asian handicap (-0.5) on Juventus
Odds: 1.84 (-118 American; 50/59 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)
Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)