TURIN (Sporting Alert) — The following are the starting line-ups for Sunday’s Serie A top of the table clash between Juventus and Roma at Juventus Stadium.
Amongst the starters today in Turin for the leaders Juventus are leading forward Carlos Tevez, and the Manchester United linked Arturo Vidal, who leads the Old Lady in assists this season.
Midfield maestro Andrea Pirlo returns following a month out due to a sprained knee and he will join Vidal and Paul Pogba in the middle of the park.
Fernando Llorente plays alongside Tevez in the attack, while Andrea Barzagli has recovered from a knock to play in the three-man back line.
Meanwhile for Roma, who is the only undefeated team in the league this season, will start with the veteran Totti, as well as Kevin Strootman, Daniele De Rossi and Miralem Pjanic in midfield.
Former Arsenal players Gervinho also starts in the attack with Adem Ljajic.
Juventus v Roma
Juventus: Buffon; Barzagli, Bonucci, Chiellini; Lichtsteiner, Vidal, Pirlo, Pogba, Asamoah; Tevez, Llorente. Subs: Storari, Rubinho, Isla, Caceres, Ogbonna, Peluso, De Ceglie, Padoin, Marchisio, Giovinco, Quagliarella, Vucinic
Roma: De Sanctis; Maicon, Benatia, Castan, Dodò; Pjanic, De Rossi, Strootman; Ljajic, Totti, Gervinho. Subs: Lobont, Skorupski, Burdisso, Romagnoli, Jedvaj, Torosidis, Taddei, Ricci, Bradley, Marquinho, Florenzi, Borriello, Caprari, Destro