The champion Juventus is hosting Roma in the big derby of the 18th round of the Italian Serie A.

We will examine this clash and offer you our vip betting tips for it.

 This is a much more complicated season for Juventus, compared to the last few years. Juve are usually dominating the league with an ease, but right now the Old Lady have a serious competition for the title from Napoli and Inter. And maybe Roma. Juventus are 2nd in the Serie A with 41 points, but being on just one point behind the leader Napoli. Inter are third with 40 points.

 Right now Juve have a record of 13 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses. In their last five games Juventus lost points on two occasions – during the loss against Sampdoria and during the draw with Inter in Turin.

 Now Max Allegri’s team will have another tough test against Roma. The capital club is 4th in the standings with 38 points, but with a game in hand compared to the first three in the table. A win against Juventus will bring Roma very back to the top and it will once again make the team a serious contender for the title.

 What are the team news telling us about this game? 

The Bianconeri can’t use the injured German defender Benedikt Howedes, while the captain Gianluigi Buffon and the right back Mattia De Sciglio are doubtful because of injuries. 

Meanwhile Roma is still without the heavy injured Rick Karsdorp, while Gregoire Defrel is ready to come back after a successful recovery. 

These are our vip betting tips for the derby match between Juventus and Roma. We have all the reasons to expect a very thrilling game between these two wonderful teams. And maybe this game will be important for the title race, who knows.