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SPAL will be the visitors at Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi on Friday for the Serie B game with home team Chievo Verona.
View all of the Chievo Verona v SPAL predictions, poll and stats below - along with the latest match odds.
Chievo Verona enter this fixture following on from a 1-1 Serie B stalemate versus Reggina.
In that match, Chievo Verona managed 46% possession and 17 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The only player to score for Chievo Verona was Filip Đorđević (47'). Reggina got 5 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Germán Denis (89') scored for Reggina.
Alfredo Aglietti's Chievo Verona have hit the target 7 times over their past half-dozen outings. At the other end, the number of goals that have been scored against them in that same time amounts to 8.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Chievo Verona:
- have not won against SPAL in their last 4 league games.
- are without a home win in the past 2 league matches.
SPAL come into this game following on from a 1-0 Serie B win vs Cittadella in their last outing.
In that match, SPAL managed 42% possession and 6 shots on goal with 2 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for SPAL was Sergio Floccari (46'). At the other end, Cittadella had 16 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
The forward players for SPAL have been starved of goals in their past six clashes, contributing the disappointing return of only 3. In those fixtures, SPAL have also seen the overall goal tally against them equal 7. Still, it remains to be seen whether such a trend might be replicated in this game.
Head to head
The previous league clash featuring these sides was Serie B match day 12 on 15/12/2020 when the final score was SPAL 0-0 Chievo Verona.
That day, SPAL managed 42% possession and 8 shots at goal with 3 on target.
On the other side, Chievo Verona had 19 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
The referee was Marco Guida.
Team News: Chievo Verona
Chievo Verona manager Alfredo Aglietti will be thankful to have no fitness worries to speak of coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free group available to select from.
Team News: SPAL
Due to a completely injury-free squad to pick from, SPAL boss Massimo Rastelli has no fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
We feel that in this game, SPAL will likely create enough chances to put a goal past this Chievo Verona side, however that might not quite be enough to avoid a loss.
Our tip is for a very close game with a 2-1 advantage for Chievo Verona after the 90. It should be a decent one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi (39,211)
Captain: Joel Obi
Chairman: Luca Campedelli
Manager: Alfredo Aglietti
Competitions: Serie B position 8
⭐ Star Player: Luca Garritano
Typically taking to the field in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Luca Garritano was born in Cosenza, Italy. After having made a senior debut playing for Inter Milan in the 2012 - 2013 season, the gifted Midfielder has scored 5 league goals in the Serie B 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in 30 appearances.