"We certainly hope to take over the top spot, maybe even this weekend if only for a few hours," Chiellini, who was a standout performer midweek, told the club's official website.
"They will be three complicated games against physical teams at the end of a busy period. We will need all of our physical and mental energy and need to concentrate well. We need to put the Champions League behind us because the next few days are very important."
Juventus are currently in the midst of a battle to usurp Napoli at the top of the Serie A standings.