Juventus Women vs Juventus Torino: Match Preview
Juventus Women kicked off their Coppa Italia campaign against Torino back in August and they face another local derby this Wednesday in the shape of Juventus Torino (kick-off at 17.00 CET).
Rita Guarino’s side romped to a 21-0 aggregate win in the first round – their first ever fixtures since forming in the summer – and they will be looking to follow up on that impressive showing with a strong display and victory in order to maintain their 100 per cent start to the 2017/18 season.
ROSUCCI’S BLOCKBUSTER BRACE
Martina Rosucci was undoubtedly the star of the show last Friday night as Juventus Women recorded a 2-0 victory over Fiorentina in Vinovo to go eight from eight in the league this term.
The midfielder struck two super goals, the first of which an extraordinary long-range effort into the top corner and an early contender for the December Goal of the Month award.
JUVENTUS TORINO’S SEASON SO FAR
Juventus Torino, who ply their trade in the Serie A2 division, are enjoying a solid season. They sit in fifth place (out of 15 teams) and on 22 points after 12 games. They enter the fixture in impressive form, winning four of their last five matches.
They qualified for the second round of the Coppa Italia by beating Romagnano 2-0 on aggregate.