The Giovanissimi Nazionali took a decisive step towards last four qualification yesterday evening by registering a 1-0 opening victory over Sampdoria.
A tense encounter at San Quirico d’Orcia was eventually decided by a solitary Sampdoria own-goal in the second half. The success saw Claudio Gabetta’s boys climb to the top of Group B along with Padova, who ran out 2-1 winners over Inter.
There will be no respite whatsoever for Juventus as they are once again in action this evening (5.30pm) against Inter at Ponte a Tressa.
Here is a summary of the Bianconeri’s upcoming schedule:
Match 1: Juventus 1-0 Sampdoria
Match 2: Juventus vs Inter, Saturday 22 June (5.30pm CET), Ponte a Tressa
Match 3: Juventus vs Padova, Monday 24 June (6pm CET), San Casciano dei Bagni
The tournament semi-finals are set to take place on 27 June and the grand final is scheduled for Saturday 29.