Juventus hope to break away at the top of the table, but welcome the revelations of the Serie A season Catania.
The Bianconeri have a six-point lead and aim to take advantage of Napoli’s tricky fixture away to Chievo. Click here for the match previews.
Juve welcome back Nicolas Anelka and Paolo De Ceglie to the bench, though Martin Caceres, Nicklas Bendtner and Simone Pepe remain sidelined.
Arturo Vidal is a big loss in midfield, as he sits out a one-match ban.
Mirko Vucinic and Sebastian Giovinco return to the starting XI after they were rested for the 2-0 Champions League win over Celtic.
Catania’s seven-match unbeaten run came crashing to a halt in dramatic circumstances last Sunday, as they threw away a 2-0 lead to lose 3-2 against Inter.
Nicola Legrottaglie continues his two-match ban and therefore cannot face his former Juventus teammates, while Gonzalo Bergessio and Marco Capuano are injured.
Giuseppe Bellusci returns from his suspension. Lucas Castro steps into the front line with Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez, hoping to hit Juve with their pace.
Juventus: Buffon; Barzagli, Bonucci, Chiellini; Lichtsteiner, Pogba, Pirlo, Marchisio, Asamoah; Giovinco, Vucinic
Juventus bench: Storari, Rubinho, De Ceglie, Peluso, Marrone, Padoin, Giaccherini, Isla, Quagliarella, Matri, Anelka
Catania: Andujar; Alvarez, Spolli, Bellusci; Izco, Biagianti, Lodi, Almiron, Marchese; Castro, Gomez
Catania bench:Frison, Terracciano, Potenza, Rolin, Sciacca, Augustyn, Ricchiuti, Keko, Barrientos, Salifu, Cani, Doukara
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