A warm welcome to the brand-new Serie A season where fans hope things are a little more competitive than they have been in recent years. Here are our top Parma v Juventus betting tips.
A Closer Look
Juventus have turned out to be a victim of their own success and although Champions League glory has eluded them of late, The Old Lady have made light work of things domestically.
Will we see Juventus tighten their grip over the Serie A? It’s highly likely as the champions have spent the summer months improving the squad they already have. They boast a fantastic manager with winning experience and one that ones the division inside out, meaning he can get right down to business in the first game on Saturday 24 August. Juventus travel to Parma on week one in a fixture that will be played out on live TV from 5.00pm.
Hard to Beat
We’ll get a good idea of what to expect from Juventus in the season ahead from what they give us in this match. Bookmakers learned long ago there’s no reason to oppose Juventus and punters understand taking them on is a short-cut to the poor house. There won’t be too many betting slips wrote out with the name Parma on them, that’s for sure.
Due to Juve’s recent success it’s not often we get to back them at a decent price and this weekend is no different. The away win is favourite with bookies, backers able to get their hands on no more than 1/3 when playing at bet365. That’s tight, although it could do a job in accumulators. Parma to upset the odds is a 8/1 shot at 888Sport, the draw yours at 4/1 when choosing William Hill. We’re having Juventus to win and both teams to score as our NAP – top price 11/5 (888Sport).