Brescia are the guests at Arena Garibaldi-Romeo Anconetani on Saturday for the Serie B showdown with hosts Pisa.
All Pisa v Brescia match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
Pisa go into this game after a 1-1 Serie B drawn game versus Venezia.
In that match, Pisa managed 39% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer for Pisa was Michele Marconi (39'). Venezia got 19 shots on goal with 11 of them on target. Michael Svoboda (83') scored for Venezia.
Their more recent scorelines show that huge efforts have been put in by the Pisa rearguard. Nerazzurri have been mean at the back, with the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their last six clashes standing at 4.
Coming into this clash, Pisa have not been beaten in the league by Brescia in their previous 2 games.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Vicenza in Serie B competition, Brescia will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, Brescia managed 60% possession and 13 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. At the other end, Vicenza got 12 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Jacopo Da Riva (35', 57') and Daniel Cappelletti (45') scored for Vicenza.
The numbers tell their own story, and Brescia have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 11 goals in total. Defensively, Rondinelle have clearly had some problems. That pattern might not be carried forward into this match, of course.
Coming into this meeting, Brescia are undefeated in their previous 4 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 15/09/2007 shows that Pisa have won 1 of these games and Brescia 4, with the tally of drawn matches being 1.
An aggregate of 12 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 2 of them for Nerazzurri and 10 belonging to Rondinelle. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.
The last league clash between these sides was Serie B match day 25 on 11/02/2017 when the final score was Brescia 1-1 Pisa.
The match was refereed by Lorenzo Illuzzi.
Team News: Pisa
Pisa manager Luca D'Angelo will be happy not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this match with a completely injury-free squad available for selection.
Team News: Brescia
Brescia manager Davide Dionigi has to currently contend with reduced team options. Emanuele Ndoj (Rupture of the pattella), Hólmbert Aron Fridjónsson (Ankle Injury), Simon Skrabb (Unknown Injury) and Alessandro Semprini (Surgery) won’t be making appearances.
It’s looking like Brescia and Pisa should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
A draw is a real possibility, as we are expecting there to be little between them. We’re therefore seeing a tight encounter, finishing with a 1-1 draw at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Arena Garibaldi-Romeo Anconetani (10,000)
Captain: Alessandro De Vitis
Chairman: Giuseppe Corado
Manager: Luca D'Angelo
Competitions: Serie B position 12
🔑 Key Player: Robert Gucher
Mostly playing in the Central Defensive Midfielder position, Robert Gucher was born in Austria. After making a first senior appearance for Frosinone in the 2008 - 2009 season, the gifted Midfielder has got 5 league goals in this Serie B 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 16 appearances.