On Saturday Bayern Munich reminded everyone why they the greatest German pro club and among the top tier favorites to win the International Champions Cup. With a 3-1 win over two-time ICC winner Paris Saint Germain, Bayern Munich served notice to all about their powerful capability and overall depth. But
there will be no timeto rest on their laurels as Juventus is the next opponent. And as far as quality teams goes Juventus is the Bayern Munich of Italy. BETCRIS offers play-by-play betting odds for live sporting events every day! The user-friendly wagering interface on your smartphone provides an easy way to place bets on the go. Mobile betting lines are updated by the minute, so click here to start gambling on thrilling live action at BETCRIS!
2018 International Champions Cup Juventus vs. Bayern Munich
Date and Time: Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 7 p.m. ET
Location: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Juventus vs. Bayern Munich TV Coverage: ESPNU
Lincoln Financial Field is best known as home of the NFL Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles. Opened in 2003 the stadium seats 69,176. Lincoln Financial Field is no stranger to soccer having to host numerous international matches in the past. Perhaps the most memorable was when Mexico defeated Jamaica 3-1 for the CONCACAF Gold Cup in front of over 68,000 fans.
Juventus Culture of Excellence
Juventus is the most successful pro club in Italy and has been the most dominant team in the league. They are currently on top of the league table and on course to win their seventh consecutive Serie A championship. Well known for their black and white striped look this team that is located in Turin reached the final of the Champions League twice in the past four years. Which is no greater proof that Juve is among the top shelf elite clubs on the continent of Europe.
FC Bayern is the most successful team in German pro history with an incredible 28 Bundesliga titles. Operating out of Bavaria FC Bayern has won six consecutive Bundesliga titles as well as the Champions League in that span. When Germany won the 2014 World Cup they did so with a total of seven players from Bayern Munich.
Mastermind Massimiliano Allegri
Juventus is well led by manager Massimiliano Allegri who is renowned as one of the great minds in the game. Allegri is respected for his tactical intelligence and has maintained the level of excellence that was well established before his arrival in 2014. Allegri has also won over players by being less rigorous than predecessor Antonio Conte while still winning championships. In fact, Allegri is credited with for bringing a sense of calm to the squad which has in turn given them more confidence.
New Nico Kovac takes Reins of Bayern Munich
Nico Kovac can relate to Allegri in that he is taking over a powerhouse club stepped in tradition and winning championships. Kovac was named manager on April 13, 2018 and has a three-year contract. He is the third former FC Bayern player to take over as coach. Kovac arrives from Eintracht Frankfurt where he posted a record of 38 wins, 20 draws and 33 losses. He may have won the FC Bayern job when he defeated them in the 2018 DFB Pokal Final which was the first title for Frankfurt since 1988.
Players to Watch
Juventus has one of the top midfield playmakers on earth in Miralem Pjanic. Forward Paulo Dybala is the star attraction for Juve is the top scorer on the team with 21 Serie A goals. Since signing with Juve in 2015 Dybala has 67 goals in 132 matches.
Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski is a striker with few peers but is far from the only weapon on the club. Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery help make FC Bayern a virtual All-Star team.
Juventus vs. Bayern Munich Free Picks
FC Bayern was impressive in their second-half three goal blitz to take out Paris Saint Germain. Their depth is simply superior.
Juventus vs. Bayern Munich Pick: Bet the money line on Bayern Munich
Juventus vs. Bayern Munich Score Prediction: Bayern Munich 2, Juventus 1
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