MILAN (Sporting Alert) — Juventus will look to build on its good showing this season with a win over AC Milan in an Italian Serie A game here at San Siro Stadium on Sunday.
The defending champions hold a four point lead over Inter Milan in the table standings and can increase that with victory over an AC Milan side currently sitting at 12th in the table.
Andrea Pirlo, Kwadwo Asamoah, Arturo Vidal and Fabio Quagliarella all start for Juventus against a strong Milan side.
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and on loan Arsenal FC striker Nicklas Bendtner are both amongst the substitutes.
Stephan El Shaarawy, Kevin-Prince Boateng and Robinho are all in the Milan starting XI, a team which also includes Nigel de Jong and Riccardo Montolivo.
AC Milan Team (4-3-3): 1. Marco Amelia, 52. Mattia De Sciglio, 5. Philippe Mexes, 76. Mario Yepes, 27. Kevin Constant, 18. Riccardo Montolivo, 34. Nigel de Jong, 8. Antonio Nocerino, 27. Kevin-Prince Boateng, 92. Stephan El Shaarawy, 7. Robinho.
Juventus Team (3-5-2): 1. Gianluigi Buffon, 15. Andrea Barzagli, 19. Leonardo Bonucci, 4. Martin Caceres, 33. Mauricio Isla, 23. Arturo Vidal, 21. Andrea Pirlo, 8. Claudio Marchisio, 22. Kwadwo Asamoah, 9. Mirko Vucinic, 27. Fabio Quagliarella