Joan Gamper Trophy: Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds
FC Barcelona is set to host Juventus for Joan Gamper Trophy this year. The match is scheduled on August 8 at Johan Cruyff Stadium. Barcelona through its official Twitter account account on Friday confirmed that both Barcelona men and women will be in action on Sunday.
Apart from this, Barcelona also confirmed that the supporters will be allowed to enter the stadium on Sunday. The official statement read, “The Joan Gamper Trophy 2021, the 56th edition of the event, is going to be one with a very big difference. For the first time ever, it will be featuring not just the men’s team but the women too, with back-to-back games against the same side, none other than Juventus.
“The Camp Nou will be the venue and the date is Sunday August 8. Jonatan Giráldez’s women’s team, the current European champions, will be kicking off at 6.00pm CEST, and Ronald Koeman’s men will be doing likewise at 9.30pm CEST.”
Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds: What is Joan Gamper Trophy?
Joan Gamer Trophy is an annual friendly football match held in August, before the start of Barcelona’s La Liga season. The competition was first inaugurated in 1966 and it is named after the Joan Gamper, a founding member, player, and later president FC Barcelona.
Every year a footballing club from different league participates to take on Barcelona. This year Juventus will be taking on Barcelona in Joan Gamper Trophy. It will be the fourth appearance of Juventus and they have won Joan Gamper Trophy once previously.
Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Barcelona and Juventus will be playing a club friendlies on Sunday, 8th of August. The latest Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds are yet to be updated.
However, considering the recent form as well as stats of players from both the teams, Barcelona has an edge over Juventus in upcoming Sunday night match.
Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Offensive and Defensive Stats
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Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Top Rated Players in Last Season (Sofascore Rating)
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Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Recent Form
After finishing at 4th position in last Serie A season, Juventus made its way to UEFA champions league. Juventus was successful in making into the last 16 stage however it was eliminated after it lost to Porto in Champions League Round of 16.
Since its elimination from UEFA Champions League, Juventus have played two matches, one Coppa Italia Final and other a friendly match. In Coppa Italia final, Juventus defeated Atalanta by 2-1 goals while in their last Club friendlies, Juventus registered a 3-1 win over Cesena. Before playing Barcelona on Sunday, Juventus will play Monza in a Club friendly match.
In last La Liga, Barcelona finished third below Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid. In UEFA Champions League Barcelona was eliminated in Round of 16 by PSG and since then Barcelona have played 3 matches across different competition.
First it took on Atletico Madrid in Copa del Rey finals. Barca defeated Atletico by 4-0 goals. Then the team played two club friendlies, first it hammered four goals to Gimanstic and then went on to defeat Girona by 3-1 goals.
Before Barcelona hosts Juventus for Joan Gamper Trophy, the team will fly out to Germany to face Stuttgart on July 31. Another friendly against Red Bull Salzburg is set for August 4.
Juventus vs Barcelona Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Head-to-head
Juventus and Barcelona met last in December 2020 in a Champions League match. Juventus defeated Barcelona by 3-0 goals.
As of now the two teams have met 15 times across all competitions in their history and Barcelona lead the head-to-head records with six wins while Juventus have won five and four games have ended in draws.
In UEFA Champions league, there has been 10 clashes between the two teams with Barcelona winning 4 matches and Juventus winning 3 matches. 3 matches between the two teams ended in a draw.
In Joan Gamper Trophy, the two teams have played 3 times prior to this Sunday’s match. Barcelona won twice and Juventus won once.