Spal – Verona : Preview & Prediction
SPAL and Verona meet at Stadio Paolo Mazza in a match of the 16th round of Serie A TIM. These teams have met only twice recently: on 02-20-2017, ending with a 0-0 draw and on 20-09-2016, ending with Verona’s (1-3) win. In this match the home factor can play an important role, since both teams present significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Analysis of SPAL
The home team is currently in 19th place with 10 points earned after 2 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to Chievo by (2-1). In the last match, lost out to Roma by (3-1). This is a team affected by the home factor, the stronger when you play in front of your fans, since in the last 30 matches you have 2 wins, 4 draws and 9 defeats as a visitor, with 12 goals scored and 24 conceded, against 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 defeats at home, with 20 goals scored and 15 conceded. For the championship, SPAL won 8 points in 21 chances, after 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in their last 7 games at their stadium. In their home league games the most frequent marker in the break was 1-0 (3 in 7 matches). The team conceded goals to their opponents in 9 of the last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 15 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 8 times and never managed to turn the board.
SPAL enters this unmotivated match after a 3-1 away away defeat at the Roma camp. The home team usually plays on a tactical system in 3-5-2, favoring a more offensive style of play, attacking through the sidelines. SPAL is a team that likes to play in their midfield, with the goal of trying to surprise their opponent through counter-attack. When he invests in the offensive process, he usually performs through the right side, in order to take advantage of the depth offered by the Lazzari side. For this game the coach of the house will not be able to count on Fabio Della Giovanna, Salamon and Meret for being injured. Felipe is also out of the list of available because he is suspended.
Analysis of Verona
After 2 wins, 3 draws and 10 losses, the visiting team is in 18th place, having won 10 points. In the last match, they lost to Genoa at home (0-1), after their previous match had won out in a game against Sassuolo, (0-2). This is a team that curiously has been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses in his stadium. In the last 7 away games for the championship Verona have won 1, 2 draws and 4 losses, having won 5 points in 21 chances. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games but his attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 15 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 8 times and never managed to turn the board.
Verona enter this unmotivated game after a 0-1 defeat at home to Genoa. The visiting team usually plays 4-3-3, preferring a more organized style of play, with the three most advanced pieces being Verde, Valoti and Cerci. The man responsible for defining and conducting his team’s attacks is Brazil’s Daniel Bessa. Coach Fabio Pecchia will not be able to count on Zaccagni, Alejandro González, Albertazzi and Bianchetti.
Spal – Verona : Betting Tips
Spal – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70