Juventus meet Italian champions AC Milan in the semifinal game of revenge Cup in Italy. The derby between two teams will play on the pitch at the stadium “Juventus Stadium” in Turin on Tuesday (3/20/2012)
Juventus 2-1 victory achieved in the first game between two teams played at the stadium “San Siro” in Milan and largely secure qualification for the finals in the competition. Despite this negative result, however, unlikely team of Milan made peace with the loss and try to overpower the hosts, more so than advance a goal of “Bianconeri” is not so great. Except in the Cup of Italy, both teams lead fierce battle for the title in Serie A, where at that time, “Milan” is ahead of its rival. Long time club Juventus was a leader in the standings in the Italian Serie A, but with four draws in their last five league games, alumni coach Antonio Conte gave leadership to their opponent from Milan. So at this stage of the championship team Juve took second place in the table, with a total of 56 points, achieved with 14 wins, 14 draws and still no loss in goal difference 44-17. Over the weekend, “Bianconeri” interrupted the run of four consecutive draws, scoring victory defeated 5-0 in his visit of Fiorentina. For the upcoming match against AC Milan coach guide the hosts in the face of coach Antonio Conte, there are almost no problems with his staff, so you can rely on all the best from his team for the upcoming semifinal rematch.
Milan admit defeat in the first game and will definitely be tough to be able to compete for the final standings. For the “Rossoneri” priority meetings are from Serie A, which currently are leaders in the standings, as well as Champions League, where the draw for the quarterfinals was not at all agreeable to them, sending them against this nostitel trophy Barcelona. Thus, the Coppa Italia, as if still in the background at the expense of other tournaments where the players of coach Massimiliano Allegri have far greater chances of success. The championship of Italy, the Milan team managed to pull four points clear of their rivals Juventus, scoring his fourth victory in their last five league games, defeated 2-0 in his visit to Parma over the weekend. Thus the “Rossoneri” gathered in their asset 60 points, achieved with 18 wins, 6 draws and 4 losses, with goal difference 57-22. For the upcoming visit of severe Juventus, AC Milan coach owner continues to have many problems with injuries to some of the major players of the team. The latest data from the camp of the guests, the fight with “binakonerite” will be missed by Brazilian forward Robinho, German midfielder Alexander Merkel defender Inyatsio Abbot and striker Antonio Cassano. With injuries are also Clarence Seedorf, Alberto Aquilani, Gennaro Gattuso, Maxi Lopez, Alessandro Nesta and Kevin-Prince Boateng, who participated in the morning workout on his team, but hardly Massimiliano Allegri will risk to their inclusion in games against Juventus .
Hosted by Juventus lag of four points in the battle for Milan in Serie A Scudetto, so for them the Coppa Italia is an excellent opportunity to win a trophy this season.In this campaign, Juve still does not know the taste of loss, but “Rossoneri” are a team that should not be underestimated in any situation. However, for them is far more important matches, such as league and Champions League, so it’s hardly approach a serious look at the forthcoming visit of the “Bianconeri”. The hosts in turn are in series of three consecutive victories over his opponent and now the middle of Turin forward again triumphed with the victory, moreover, unlike AC Milan, Juventus team has no problems with his staff while in camp their opponents continue to experience serious difficulties with the many injured futblisti.