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Brescia line up against visiting club Crotone at Stadio Mario Rigamonti in this Serie B fixture on Friday.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Brescia v Crotone are shown on this page (inc. the best betting odds).
Brescia will be looking for a repeat result of the 1-3 Serie B victory against Alessandria.
In that match, Brescia had 45% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 8 of them on target. For Brescia, the scorers were Mehdi Léris (55'), Filip Jagiełło (69') and Rodrigo Palacio (93'). Alessandria had 8 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Simone Corazza (74') was the scorer for Alessandria.
In their prior 6 fixtures, Filippo Inzaghi's Brescia have celebrated scoring a combined total of 14 times, an average number of goals scored per match of 2.33.
Their previous form shows that Brescia:
- haven't lost in the league to Crotone in their last 4 games.
- are undefeated in their last 7 league matches at home.
In the game prior to this, Crotone drew 1-1 in the Serie B match with Reggina.
In that match, Crotone managed 55% possession and 13 shots on goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Crotone was Ahmad Benali (58'). Reggina got 6 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Andrey Galabinov (43') scored for Reggina.
The stats don’t lie, and Crotone have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals in all. In defence, Crotone can certainly do much better. Previous results aside, it remains to be seen whether the trend shall persist in this match.
Taking a look at their past results, Crotone:
- have not emerged victorious against Brescia when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- are without an away win for the past 3 league matches.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 21/03/2015 tells us that Brescia have won 2 of these games & Crotone 1, with the tally of drawn games being 3.
A sum of 18 goals were produced between them in these games, with 11 from Rondinelle and 7 being from Crotone. That’s an average goals per game of 3.
Team News: Brescia
The Brescia boss Filippo Inzaghi will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match owing to a completely healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Crotone
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available to select from, the Crotone manager Francesco Modesto has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
We’re of the opinion that Crotone have the ability to break down this Brescia lineup, however that might not be as many as they’ll concede.
We can see a close game with a 2-1 winning margin for Brescia when the full-time whistle blows. It will be interesting to see how this one goes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Mario Rigamonti (19,550)
Captain: Dimitri Bisoli
Chairman: Massimo Cellino
Manager: Filippo Inzaghi
Competitions: Serie B position 1
🔑 Star Player: Tom van de Looi
Usually taking up the Centre Midfield position, Tom van de Looi was born in Netherlands. After making a first senior appearance for FC Groningen in the 2017 - 2018 season, the talented Midfielder has struck 2 league goals in the Serie B 2021 - 2022 season to date from a total of 3 appearances.