Napoli – Lazio : Preview & Prediction
The most entertaining game of the 24th day of the Serie A of Italy, is the one that will be played at the Stadio San Paolo, when the leader of Naples receives the visit of one of the leading teams of the current season as Lazio.
News of Naples
The ones led by Maurizio Sarri come from getting a good 0-2 victory in their visit to Benevento and in this way they added their seventh consecutive victory in the Serie A that allows them to continue at the top of the standings with 60 points, though Naples can not be trusted much because the difference with Juventus is only one point and remember that there is still a lack of direct play between these teams.
The truth is that for this game the team arrives quite “on” by scoring a total of 8 goals in their last four wins and receiving just one goal and now seeks to maintain that good level against a rival of hierarchy as Lazio and in passing get motivated to his game against RB Leipzig in the UEFA Europa League round of 32 and more at home where they have eight wins, two draws and one defeat.
News of Lazio
Meanwhile, those led by Simone Inzaghi do not come at a good time, the cast of Roman comes from losing 1-2 at home Genoa adding his second consecutive loss in Serie A that virtually leaves him out of the fight for the title , and is that at the moment Lazio is third in the standings, are fourteen points below the first place and with the performance shown we do not think they can match them.
Despite this, the goal set by the team is to qualify for the UEFA Champions League group stage and for this it needs to be placed within the first four places, so far it has been done but be careful that Rome is on the heels of being only two points below.
In terms of direct confrontations Naples has had a better performance in the last three seasons to win four games and losing just one and even this proved it in the first leg of the current season by winning 1-4 thanks to Mertens goals, Jorginho, Callejon and Koulibaly.
Forecast Naples – Lazio
Naples can not afford to stumble in this game and more if it is played at home, has Juventus breathing in the neck and does not give you a chance to relax, so this Saturday not only have to take advantage of its good performance in Serie A, where they come from a good winning streak, but they must take advantage of that low level shown by the Roman cast in recent days and also know that they can not go back and speculate in this game because Rome too He comes up close and determined to snatch that classification from the UEFA Champions League, which would be a blow to his fans due to the rivalry that exists between these teams. Therefore, we are going for the victory of Naples for this commitment.
Napoli – Lazio : Betting Tips
Napoli – Win Odds: 1.65
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70