Before the round - trends on Italy Serie A (15-16/01/2022)

    12 Jan 2022 | Serie A | Before the round
    Before the round - trends on Italy Serie A (15-16/01/2022)

    Inter Milano and their city rivals AC Milan are in the middle of a fierce battle for the Scudetto. The other teams in top 4 aren’t that far away and are still a big threat for the first spot.


    Sampdoria - Torino FC

    Sampdoria will try to push away from the relegation zone this weekend when they host Torino FC at their Stadio Comunale Luigi Ferraris.

    Sampdoria are showing quite mixed results at home so far and will need to improve their form if they want to remain in Serie A next season. Torino FC aren’t performing much better, moreover, they have lost 5 of their previous 6 away games.

    • Sampdoria have won just 1 of their last 7 league games.
    • Torino FC are in an unfortunate period, having won just 4 of their last 25 away matches in Serie A.
    • In their 6 most recent matches of Serie A, Torino FC have been undefeated 5 times.
    • Torino FC have seen under 2.5 goals in their last 8 away games in Serie A.
    • Prediction: Torino FC @ 2.60


    Salernitana - Lazio

    Lazio travel to face the bottom-placed team of Salernitana this Saturday.

    The hosts are struggling in both their home matches and travels this term and are at serious risk of returning to Serie B. Lazio suffered a 2-1 defeat from Inter Milano in the previous round and will be eager to bounce back to winning ways.

    • Salernitana have lost their last 5 home Serie A matches in a row.
    • Lazio have conceded 1+ goals in all of their last 15 away league matches.
    • Salernitana have won just 1 of their last 9 home matches in Serie A.
    • There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Lazio's last 8 away league games.
    • Prediction: Lazio @ 1.50


    Sassuolo Calcio - Hellas Verona

    Sassuolo Calcio welcome Hellas Verona at their MAPEI Stadium - Città del Tricolore after their splendid 1-5 victory against Empoli FC.

    Sassuolo are doing a good job so far and will try to secure a place in top 6 this season. The away side suffered a shocking 1-2 loss from the last team in the standings Salernitana and will be eager to come back to winning ways.

    • Sassuolo Calcio have a good record of 8 undefeated games of their last 9 encounters in Serie A.
    • Hellas Verona's form hasn't been good, as the team has won only 2 of their last 14 away matches (Serie A).
    • In their 6 most recent home matches of Serie A, Sassuolo Calcio have achieved just 1 win.
    • Hellas Verona have conceded at least 1 goal in their previous 6 encounters in all leagues.
    • Prediction: Sassuolo Calcio @ 2.20


    Venezia FC - Empoli FC

    Empoli FC visit relegation-threatened Venezia FC this Sunday.

    The team from the floating city aren’t performing on the necessary level this season and may not play in Serie A next year. Empoli FC will be aiming to improve their form after their disappointing defeat last weekend and climb up the table.

    • Venezia FC have won just 1 of their last 8 league games.
    • Empoli FC are unbeaten in 6 of their last 7 away Serie A games.
    • Venezia FC are conceding an average of 1.85 goals in their games (Serie A).
    • In Empoli FC's last 3 games in Serie A there have been over 2.5 goals scored.
    • Prediction: Over 2.5 goals @ 1.73