TURIN (Sporting Alert) — Fernando Llorente continues to partner Carlos Tevez in the Juventus attack for today’s Italian Serie A clash with Genoa at Juventus Stadium.
Llorente continues to get a run in the starting lineup and partner Tevez in attack in the absence of Mirko Vucinic, Fabio Quagliarella and Stephan Lichtsteiner, who are all still unavailable.
Andrea Pirlo, Paul Pogba, Kwadwo Asamoah and Arturo Vidal stay in midfield, with the three man backline includes Giorgio Chiellini, Andrea Barzagli and Leonardo Bonucci.
For Genoa, there is no Francesco Lodi in the starting lineup, with the forward named to the bench, with Italian forward Alberto Gilardino leading the lone-man attack.
However, Luca Antonelli starts in the midfield, following a long lay-off, while there is no Francelino Matuzalem.
Juventus: Buffon; Barzagli, Bonucci, Chiellini, Isla, Vidal, Pirlo, Pogba, Asamoah, Tevez, Llorente.
Subs: Rubinho, Storari, Cáceres, Ogbonna, De Ceglie, Peluso, Motta, Marchisio, Giovinco, Padoin.
Genoa: Perin; Manfredini, Portanova, Antonini, Vrsaljko, Kucka, Biondini,Marchese, Bertolacci, Antonelli, Gilardino.
Subs: Bizarri, Donnarumma, De Maio, Gamberini, Sampirisi, Stoian, Cofie, Fetfatzidis, Sturaro, Lodi, Centurion, Konate.