Atalanta and Sampdoria face each other at the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italia in a match for the 21st matchday of Serie A. Sampdoria won at home (2-1) last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 28-08 -2016. The history of direct matches played at this stage favors the home team, who in the last 4 games won 2, drew 1 and lost 1. In fact, in the last match in this stage, for Serie A, 28-09-2015, the Atalanta won by (2-1). The goals of the game were scored by N. Moisander (6 ‘Autogolo) and G. Denis (90’) for Atalanta and R. Soriano (90 ‘) for Sampdoria. Special attention is required for the home / away condition, as both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games.
Analysis of Atalanta
The home team is currently in 7th place with 35 points, after 11 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate game, he won out against Chievo by (1-4). In the latter, he lost out against Lazio by (2-1). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses as a visitor, with 22 goals scored and 20 conceded; Against 11 wins, 1 draw and 3 defeats in his stadium, with 35 goals scored and 18 conceded. For the championship, Atalanta had 18 points in 27 chances, after 6 wins and 3 losses in their last 9 games at their stadium. In the matches he played at home for the championship there is a result that is repeated often in the late 90 ‘, 2-1, which occurred in 4 of his 9 games. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to make it 9 out of the last 10 games for this competition. In 20 matches in this event, he suffered the first goal 8 times but managed to round the score in 3.
The Atalanta return to play at home for the Italian Championship after two shows away from their cheerleader and after seeing their brief period of unbeaten come to an end. On the last day, the club went to the home of Lazio and left there defeated by 2×1, stopping an unbeaten three games in which won two straight wins. Before, the team had already obtained a great result when facing Chievo away from home and apply a 1×4 win. After 20 days, the club has accumulated eleven wins, two draws and seven defeats, thus taking seventh place in the table. For this game, the manager is expected to keep the club in the 3-4-3 or 3-5-2.
Analysis of Sampdoria
After 6 wins, 6 draws and 8 losses, the visiting team is in 13th place, having won 24 points. In the last game, they drew with Empoli at home (0-0), after having lost out in a match against Napoli (2-1) in the previous game. This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 2 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses as a visitor; Against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. The team arrives at this meeting after a defeat away to Roma by (4-0). For the championship, Sampdoria had 6 points out of 30, after 1 win, 3 draws and 6 defeats in their last 10 away games.
For this competition, you have not won as a visitor for 9 games. In matches played out for the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 1-0, which occurred in 4 of their 10 matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their away games there is a tendency to score goals, as 9 of their last 10 games for this competition have finished with over 1.5 goals. In 20 games in this event, only managed 2 rounds in the 12 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Sampdoria takes the field for their 21st match in the Italian Championship and needs to rediscover the path of victory to ease the not very good situation that lives in the competition. On the last day, the club received Empoli at home and did not get more than a draw without goals, thus reaching their fifth straight game without a win. Before, the team had already gone to the house of Napoli and left there defeated by 2×1. After twenty days, the club has six wins, six draws and eight losses, thus taking the thirteenth place in the league table. For this game, the manager has to keep the team in the 4-3-3.