Juventus are fresh off breaking their own record for consecutive victories in Serie A—after an 11th successive triumph last Sunday against Cagliari, they will be bidding to make it 12 against Sampdoria this weekend.
The Bianconeri appear to have put their Champions League woes behind them and are instead concentrating on a rare feat.
Three scudetti in a row.
Samp will present a challenge, though. After all, they claimed victory at the Juventus Stadium last season with heroics from striker Mauro Icardi, now at Inter.
The gap between the Old Lady and Roma is currently eight points, but the Giallorossi could insert some pressure by winning against Livorno beforehand.
Therefore, Juve will know they must continue their dominating run and dispatch Sinisa Mihajlovic's side.
Here are some tactical battles worth following closely.