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The Zebre’s are currently preparing them for the Wednesday’s Coppa Italia semi-final match, but the European battle is never far from their mind.

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The Italian boss of Juventus Allegri thinks the Serie A outfit Napoli and Barcelona are similar kind of teams and he also thinks that Their Coppa Italia match against Napoli is a perfect preparation for them before their match against the Catalan side.


In the first leg of the Coppa Italia match the Juventus side thrashed the Napoli side 3-0 goal so in the second leg the Juventus team have an upper hand on Napoli side,


Today the second leg will be healed at the Stadio San Paolo.
Just a day before both the teams played against each other in the domestic league match.


The Juventus coach said: "Napoli are a team that play in a similar way to Barcelona, making Wednesday's game an even more important test,"


"We will need to score in order to be sure of reaching the Coppa Italia final.

"We want to reach our third straight final and we are in a great position to do so.


"We are in a great position on all fronts with just a couple of months of the season left.

"Juventus have achieved a great deal in recent years. We have earned the respect of the rest of Europe."


In the Coppa Italia’s match, the Juventus supremo plans to make many changes in the starting lineup as he wants to take some rests to the Key players for their Champions league clash.


He voiced: "There could be seven or eight changes compared to Sunday's line-up. After all, we are playing every three days at present,"


"Neto will definitely play, but I still need to decide about the others.


"[Paulo] Dybala and [Juan] Cuadrado are both available.

"It is unlikely that [Mario] Mandzukic will play. Any one of Alex Sandro, [Stefano] Sturaro or Cuadrado could come in to replace Mario."