JUVENTUS face Udinese knowing that three points will clinch yet another Serie A title.
Cristiano Ronaldo was at the double as the Old Lady beat chasers Lazio last time out, while another victory tonight would hand the visitors a ninth-consecutive championship.
- Start time: 6.30pm BST
- TV/Live stream: Premier Sports 1/Premier Player
- Udinese XI: To follow
- Juventus XI: To follow
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Welcome to our coverage of Udinese against Juventus.
Juventus could wrap up the Serie A title tonight with three games to spare should they overcome a struggling Udinese side.
Victory would ensure a ninth consecutive Serie A title for The Old Lady.
While Atalanta and Inter could still overhaul Juve, the Turin outfit are six points better off than Atalanta and seven clear of Antonio Conte’s Inter.
Juve also have a better head to head record against both teams, meaning they are in pole position to secure the title.
Sarri’s side beat Lazio last time out to take control of the race for the championship and are well placed to seal the gong against the relegation threatened hosts.
Udinese meanwhile cannot be disregarded, they are still in danger of the drop after Lecce’s huge win over Brescia last night and will be fighting for points.
Juve boss Maurizio Sarri is set to make two changes since Juventus’s last outing against Lazio on Monday night.
Aaron Ramsey is likely to be dropped in place of Blaise Matuidi.
Leonardo Bonucci is serving a ban so won’t be available for the game.
For Udinese, Lukasz Teodorczyk and Rolando Mandragora remain absent through injury.
Ken Sama may come into the team after Walace injured his shoulder during the 2-1 loss to Napoli.
Stefano Okaka will also return to the starting lineup after serving a ban last weekend.
Juve star Cristiano Ronaldo’s match-winning double in three minutes against Lazio made him the fastest man to 50 Serie A goals, and the first to a half-century in each of the Italian top flight, LaLiga and Premier League.
Kick off is at 6.30pm and team news will follow shortly.