Champions League preview: Juventus vs Ferencvaros

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Juventus will host the Hungarian newcomers Ferencvaros in the Champions League group stage game.

Stadium: Allianz Stadium

Key Statistics

·        Juventus have won two out of their three Champions League games this season, with their only defeat coming against Barcelona.

·        The Bianconeri were victorious in their away leg against Ferencvaros before the international break.


Juventus have been off to a fluctuating start under Andrea Pirlo this season after performing at below standards.

The Bianconeri’s last game against Ferencvaros ended in 4-1, with Alvaro Morata completing the brace.

Cristiano Ronaldo has made a significant impact since returning from coronavirus and the Portuguese ace has recently scored a brace in the 2-0 win over Cagliari.

Leanardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini have been added to the injury list while Paulo Dybala will continue to compete for a place in the starting 11.

Possible line-up

Szczesny; Cuadrado, Demiral, De Ligt, Danilo; Chiesa, Bentancur, McKennie, Bernardeschi; Morata, Ronaldo


Ferencvaros have shown that they can score against big teams despite not winning any games in the Champions League this season.

The Hungarian club has been undefeated in all of their league games this season. The clash with defending Serie A Champions would determine Ferencvaros’ future in the competition whether they will advance to the next round or would find them in Europa League.

Possible line-up

Dibusz; Lovrencsics, Blazic, Dvali, Botka; Kharatin; Heister, Siger, Uzuni, Nguen; Boli