The Italian Super Cup will be played abroad for the eleventh time.
Today’s will take place in Riyadh, with both finalists and Serie A distributing 7.5 million euros between themselves for playing it in Saudi Arabia.
Juventus will face up against the Lazio of Simone Inzaghi with the memory of the 3-1 defeat earlier in December still hurting.
Maurizio Sarri is eyeing his first bianconero trophy against a team that knows how to make life difficult, and the coach must find a balance across his team to allow his spectacular forward line of ‘Dygualdo’ (Dybala-Higuaín-Ronaldo) to shine. It’s an attack that most fans want to see.
Juventus vs Lazio match preview
Who: Juventus vs. Lazio.
What: Italian Supercoppa.
When: Game kicks off at 11:30am ET / 8:30am PT; Sunday, December 22, 2019.
Where: Live on ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes, Sling Orange + Sports Extra, Hulu Live and AT&T TV Now (free trial).
Juventus and Lazio match referee
Juventus and Lazio referee run the 43-year-old Italian referee Giampaolo Calvaresi, who has managed 7 meetings in the Italian season, including two games for Lazio against Spal and Milan, and has not managed any games so far for Juventus.
The referee awarded 37 yellow cards in these matches, and the matches with the most cards are Lazio matches, with 8 cards in each match, while the most famous single red card.