Juventus has to put it for now without Paulo Dybala and Álvaro Morata. The attackers both suffered a muscle injury in last Sunday‘s league match against Sampdoria. Juventus reports on his website that the attack duo will not be available until after the interland break in October.
Dybala left the field emotion against Sampdoria just after his opening target. An investigation into his injury has shown that it is a thigh injury. Morata also left the field towards the end of the game, he suffered a hamstring injury.
The duo’s injuries are bad news for Juventus trainer Massimiliano Allegri. His team will face Chelsea in the Champions League in-house Wednesday night. In Serie A, the Turin club crosses the dines with Torino in the city derby on Saturday. It is important for Juventus to win both duels.
Chelsea and Juventus both won their first game in the Champions League group stages, giving the Italians the leading position to defend. Juventus has a more strower start in Serie A, after six games the club is ninth with ten points behind Napoli.