Juventus’ fans had plenty of reasons to rejoice last week as the Old Lady’s 15-point deduction was overturned. It was the sort of motivation boost coach Maximiliano Allegri’s boys needed to survive the difficult Sporting Lisbon Europa League clash on Thursday and now, it’s Napoli who’ll most likely take a beating despite being at the top of the table.
Overall Juventus vs Napoli Head-to-Head Football Stats
The Juventus vs Napoli rivalry is fueled by history with a total of 179 games played already. Regardless of Napoli’s tremendous 2022/23 run, it’s the Old Lady that has a significant advantage in the Juventus vs Napoli H2H with 84 victories, 50 draws, and barely 45 losses against Napoli.
Juventus vs Napoli Last Five Head-to-Head Matches
As we said, coach Luciano Spalletti’s side is doing better in recent years. With three victories for Napoli, one draw, and only one Juve success, it’s fair to consider Napoli the dominant force in this rivalry.
Napoli 5-1 Juventus – Serie A – 13/01/2023
High-flying Napoli thrashed Juve 5-1 at Stadio Diego Armando Maradona in front of 52,000 ecstatic fans. It was the Victor Osimhen show as the Nigerian striker scored a lovely brace and provided partner in crime Khvicha Kvaratskhelia with an assist.
Juventus 1-1 Napoli – Serie A – 06/01/2022
Dries Mertens opened the score early in the 23rd minute of the game only for Federico Chiesa’s left-footed shot to find Ospina’s net. It was a tight clash in which Alex Sandro picked up a nasty injury.
Napoli 2-1 Juventus – Serie A – 11/09/2021
An abundance of injuries put a damper on the otherwise interesting 2-1 Napoli win over Juventus. Luca Pellegrini, Lorenzo Insigne, Mario Rui, and Victor Osimhen picked up slight injuries that made the two managers’ decisions difficult.
Juventus 2-1 Napoli – Serie A – 07/04/2021
There were no fans at Allianz Stadium to witness Juventus’ 2-1 victory over Napoli but they are always going to be okay with that as long as their team gets the three points. Portuguese football legend Cristiano Ronaldo scored a right-footed goal with Paulo Dybala adding a second-half goal.
Napoli 1-0 Juventus – Serie A – 13/02/2021
One of Lorenzo Insigne’s last goals for Napoli against Juventus but one that was perhaps the sweetest. Ref Daniele Doveri had no other choice but to award Napoli a penalty in the first half that team captain Insigne scored with ease for a 1-0 victory over the Old Lady.
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Juventus vs Napoli Trophy Head-to-Head
It’s hardly a surprise that Juventus are the more decorated club. A quick check on the Juventus vs Napoli H2H tells us that the latter are a two-time Serie A champion while Juventus have won the Scudetto 34 times more. Experiencing a 23-year drought, Napoli’s fans are jubilant to finally lift the trophy at the end of the season with their favorite team currently possessing a tremendous lead at the top.
Juventus vs Napoli All-Time Top Goalscorer Head-to-Head
Neither one of the most prolific finishers in this rivalry will make an appearance on Sunday. Juventus’ legend Alessandro Del Piero is joint-top with Antonio Vojak for the all-time goalscorer bragging rights in the Juventus vs Napoli rivalry. Another more interesting name is the one of center-forward Gonzalo Higuain who slid it past the goalkeepers on nine occasions. All of these players are now retired and the fans can rest easy knowing there’s no boogeyman on the pitch.