Juventus fears Villarreal surprises in the Champions League tonight

Juventus fears Villarreal surprises in the Champions League tonight

The Italian team, Juventus, is a heavy guest against Villarreal of Spain, at ten in the evening, at La Ceramica, in the first leg of the 16th round of the Champions League.

Juventus hopes to win during the first leg in Spain, to make the task easier on itself in the return match in Italy on March 16, while Villarreal seeks to win a comfortable result at home and among its fans to approach the quarter-final qualification.

And it was confirmed the absence of Argentine Paulo Dybala, the Juventus striker, from participating in the Villarreal match, after suffering a stiffness in the flexor muscles during his participation in the Turin match, and Rugani is also absent after he underwent tests that revealed an elongation in the left thigh muscle.

Juventus qualified for this round after topping the table of Group H in the group stage with 15 points, while Villarreal finished second in Group F with 10 points.

On the other hand, Villarreal enters the Champions League, revitalized by its recent victory over Granada by four goals to one in the last round of the Spanish League, and the task of the old lady will not be easy at all, especially as he will face Villarreal, who has an experienced coach, Unai Emery.

Villarreal, famous for its “submarines”, is always a stubborn competitor against the big boys, presenting special matches and not losing easily, which will make the next confrontation more difficult.

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