Allegri wary of Man United distraction as Ronaldo starts against Cagliari

Allegri wary of Man United distraction as Ronaldo starts against Cagliari

Allegri wary of Man United distraction as Ronaldo starts against Cagliari

Juve host United this Wednesday in the Champions League, with both clubs confident of going through to the knockout stage.

And they had few problems in dispatching the Sardinians to uphold a six-point lead over nearest rivals Napoli and Inter.

However, Allegri confirmed that Giorgio Chiellini and Federico Bernardeschi will be available to take on Jose Mourinho's men. "We have a nice week ahead of us".

The experienced Darijo Srna will operate as the right-back with former Juventus defender Simone Padoin occupying the opposite flank. He will partner Filip Bradaric and Artur Ionita at the base of Cagliari's 4-3-2-1.

Cagliari pushed forward with Artur Ionita setting up Leonardo Pavoletti but Wojciech Szczesny cleared, before Pedro broke through.

Massimiliano Allegri's side have won ten matches and only had one draw in the league this season.

Juventus are unbeaten in their last 16 matches against Cagliari in all competitions.

Discussing PSG's Champions League campaign so far, he said: "I watched the first three games of PSG on TV from the dressing room, not from the stadium".

'As for Cristiano Ronaldo, he is a monster.

Juan Cuadrado sealed the win late on from Cristiano Ronaldo's pass.

He has netted seven in 10 league appearances, including a brace in his last match against Empoli.

Therefore, he has been the only bright spark in a Juventus team, who have underperformed in recent weeks.

Curry, on the other hand, has led Golden State Warriors to three championship titles and has been described as one of the sharpest shooters to grace the National Basketball Association.

Explaining his substitution in Saturday's game, Allegri said Pjanic was feeling a bit exhausted and Blaise Matuidi had picked up a knock. "We have to be capable of grinding out 1-0 wins too", Juventus coach.

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