FIORENTINA are facing the worst possible opponents as they attempt to avoid equalling a club record 17-match winless streak that has stood since 1970-71.
The Florence outfit welcome ruthless winning machine Juventus to the Artemi Franchi Stadium in a fixture the Viola have won just twice in the last 20 years.
Champions Juventus have started the new season with back-to-back wins, while Fiorentina have suffered successive defeats while shipping six goals, and a Juve victory and over 1.5 goals attracts at evens with Coral.
In La Liga, Barcelona are still without Leo Messi but can make it a losing start for new Valencia boss Albert Celades at the Nou Camp. He succeeds Marcelino, who was binned this week despite two fourth-place finishes and a Copa Del Rey success.
The managerial upheaval has left the visitors in disarry and Barca look good for the win at 51-100 with Marathonbet.
And in the Dutch Eredivisee, back AZ Alkmaar – who've won 10 of their last 12 at home – to see off Sparta Rotterdam at 57-100 with Marathonbet.
- Juventus & over 1.5 goals (2pm)
- AZ Alkmaar (5.30pm)
- Barcelona (8pm)
- (18-5, Coral)