POINTS TALLY: The Italian Champions have collected four points in Group D so far (a draw to Atletico Madrid and a win over Bayer Leverkusen), while Lokomotiv have one point less following their opening day victory.
PREVIOUS MEETINGS: The two teams have met on just two occasions, with the Bianconeri running out victors on both occasions all while keeping a clean sheet. The overall aggregate was a 4-0 victory during the 1993/04 UEFA Cup first round.
JUVE VS RUSSIAN VISITORS: The Bianconeri have won three home fixtures against visiting Russian sides, where they scored nine goals and conceded just one. Their last encounter to Russian opposition saw them suffer a 1-0 defeat to Zenit in 2008/09 Champions League group stage.
LOKOMOTIV ON THE ROAD IN ITALY: The last time Lokomotiv travelled to Italy, they played to a goalless draw against Palermo in the 2005/06 UEFA Cup group stage outing.
EX-BIANCONERO: Benedikt Höwedes spent the 2017/18 season on-loan to Juventus from Schalke, where he scored just once in three Serie A appearances.