The Italy centre-back has been glowing with his praise of the striker since they met on the international stage and he will want to keep Kane under wraps in Turin. Chiellini has been one of the world’s best defenders in recent years but may find it hard to contain his opponents if he roams too far away from him.
By Anton Stanley – @antonstanley
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
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As Spurs head to Turin for the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie with Juve, there are plenty of intriguing match-ups to watch out for.
Already many are excited by the prospect of Harry Kane and Giorgio Chiellini going head-to-head on the pitch, especially with the Italian praising his opponent pre-match.
But what are the other key battles in Juventus v Tottenham? Click the right arrow above to find out…