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Hellas Verona will arrive at Sardegna Arena on Saturday for the Serie A tie with home team Cagliari.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Cagliari v Hellas Verona game - plus the latest betting odds.
Cagliari will be hoping for a better result after a 2-1 Serie A loss in their previous game against Spezia.
In that match, Cagliari had 46% possession and 13 shots on goal with 6 on target. The only player to score for Cagliari was Gastón Pereiro (83'). For their opponents, Spezia had 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Roberto Piccoli (49') and Giulio Maggiore (80') scored for Spezia.
Leonardo Semplici's Cagliari have netted a sum total of 7 times in their past 6 outings. The comparative number of goals that they have conceded in those fixtures stands at 8.
Ahead of this clash, Cagliari haven't beaten Hellas Verona in their previous 4 league matches.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Atalanta in Serie A action, Hellas Verona and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that game, Hellas Verona had 52% possession and 3 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Atalanta had 16 shots at goal with 6 on target. Ruslan Malinovskyi (33') and Duván Zapata (42') scored for Atalanta.
The stats tell the story, and Hellas Verona have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals overall. At the back, Verona have some weaknesses to address. However, we’ll just have to find out if the trend will be replicated in this next game.
Coming into this fixture, Hellas Verona haven't beaten Cagliari in games played away from home for the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head duels going back to 05/11/2017, there has been little between the sides with Cagliari winning 2 of those games, Hellas Verona 2 and 2 being drawn after 90 minutes of play.
A sum of 14 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 7 of them from Casteddu / Rossoblu and 7 belonging to Verona. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
The last league fixture featuring the two was Serie A match day 10 on 06/12/2020 when the final score was Hellas Verona 1-1 Cagliari.
In that match, Hellas Verona managed 52% possession and 17 shots on goal with 3 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Mattia Zaccagni (21').
At the other end, Cagliari got 13 shots at goal with 3 on target. Răzvan Marin (48') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Gianluca Manganiello.
Team News: Cagliari
Riccardo Sottil (Thigh Problems), Matteo Tramoni (Thigh Problems) and Marko Rog (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are unavailable for Cagliari boss Leonardo Semplici.
Team News: Hellas Verona
Verona manager Ivan Jurić has multiple availability issues to deal with. Ronaldo Vieira (Biceps femoris muscle injury), Marco Benassi (Unknown Injury), Nikola Kalinic (Muscular problems), Giangiacomo Magnani (Unknown Injury) and Koray Günter (Muscle Injury) are those who can’t be considered. Pawel Dawidowicz cannot play in this game through suspension.
Hellas Verona and Cagliari could both find goals hard to come by here.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw. That’s why we have predicted a very even match with a 0-0 score at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sardegna Arena (16,416)
Captain: João Pedro
Chairman: Tommaso Giulini
Manager: Leonardo Semplici
Competitions: Serie A position 18
⭐ Star Player: João Pedro
Generally taking to the field in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, João Pedro was born in Ipatinga, Brazil. Having made a first senior appearance for Atlético Mineiro in the 2010 season, the dangerous Midfielder has managed to score 13 league goals in the Serie A 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 28 appearances.