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Saturday March 3 2012
Line-ups: Juventus-Chievo

Juventus welcome Chievo to Turin and adopt a 4-3-3 system with Alessandro Matri, Mirko Vucinic and Emanuele Giaccherini.

The Bianconeri still have a game in hand and need a victory to keep up with Serie A leaders Milan.

Simone Pepe and Arturo Vidal both sit out bans, while Milos Krasic is again dropped.

There were rumours Alessandro Del Piero would be granted a rare start, but he is on the bench instead.

Antonio Conte moves to a 4-3-3 approach with Giaccherini completing the attacking trident alongside Matri and Vucinic.

Chievo are missing their all-time top scorer Sergio Pellissier due to suspension, so Alberto Paloschi takes the reins in attack with Cyril Thereau.

Defenders Santiago Morero and Nikola Gulan miss out.

 

Juventus:Buffon; Lichtsteiner, Barzagli, Chiellini, De Ceglie; Padoin, Pirlo, Marchisio; Giaccherini, Matri, Vucinic

Juventus bench: Storari, Bonucci, Caceres, Elia, Marrone, Del Piero, Quagliarella

Chievo:Sorrentino; Sardo, Andreolli, Acerbi, Drame; Bradley, Rigoni, Sammarco, Luciano; Thereau; Paloschi

Chievo bench: Puggioni, Frey, Cesar, Dainelli, Hetemaj, Cruzado, Moscardelli

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