AC Milan – Bologna : Preview & Prediction
AC Milan, 6th in Serie A, must imperatively beat Bologna, 14th with 8 points ahead of the relegation zone, to try to position themselves among the first 4 places giving entitlement to participation in the next Champions League. The Rossoneri are only 3 units from Atalanta Bergamo, 4th. The Lombard club must react after 1 elimination in the semi-finals of the Italian Cup against Lazio Rome (0-1) and 1 backhand last Sunday on the turf of Torino (2-0). With only one defeat in their last 8 home appearances in Serie A, AC Milan will take all 3 points against Bologna, an opponent who has been successful since January 2016. Bologna is almost out of the woods and has made the break with relegation zone (+8 points) thanks to his series of 4 games without defeat. The current 14th won 10 points out of the 12 distributed, scoring 3 home wins against Chievo (3-0), Sampdoria (3-0) and Empoli (3-1) and 1 draw on the lawn of Fiorentina (0-0). With 3 defeats in his last 5 trips, Bologna could be in trouble in Lombardy.
AC Milan is unbeaten since January 6, 2016 against Bologna.
Milan has five wins and one draw against Bologna in the last six direct confrontations.
Milan remains on last 2 home success against Bologna (3-0 and 2-1).
The AC Milan is 3 lengths from a qualifying place for the next Champions League.
Bologna has only 1 success on its last 5 trips.
AC Milan will not want to miss the victory against an opponent he has mastered very well for 3 years.
AC Milan – Bologna : Betting Tips
AC Milan – Win Odds: 1.60
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70