JUVENTUS v LAZIO Juventus Stadium, Turin Saturday 18th April, 2015, 18:45 GMT *** Considering his side are so far clear in the title race and with a Champions League quarter-final coming up three days later, Juve coach Massimiliano Allegri chose to rest some of his star players for their domestic game last weekend. But the policy came unstuck because, despite being away to cash-strapped Parma who are rock bottom of the table, Juve suffered a 1-0 defeat – only their second league loss of the season.It meant Juve’s advantage at the top of the table, as they close in on a fourth consecutive title, was cut to ‘just’ the 12 points by new second-placed club Lazio, who have taken advantage of Roma’s disappointing form since the turn of the year.And with the leaders playing the second leg of their Champions League tie against Monaco on Wednesday, travelling to Monte Carlo with a 1-0 lead, Allegri may well be tempted to rotate […]
Lazio and Juventus are two teams which have done suprisingly well in Serie A till now. The clash between these two may decide which team will challenge Milan for the title. This match is undoubtedly the most important fixture of the next matchday.