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Cremonese will be the visitors at Stadio Adriatico-Giovanni on Sunday for the Serie B fixture with home team Pescara.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Pescara v Cremonese, scroll down - as well as the best betting odds.
Pescara, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 0-1 Serie B success against Reggiana.
In that game, Pescara managed 34% possession and 8 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Pescara was Gennaro Scognamiglio (86'). Reggiana got 15 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
In their past six fixtures, Roberto Breda's Pescara have scored a total of 5 times, an average number of goals scored per match of 0.83.
Analysis of their past results shows that Pescara:
- have not won against Cremonese in their previous 7 league games.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 league matches at home.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 matches in the league.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Chievo Verona in Serie B action, Cremonese will be aiming to make amends here.
In that match, Cremonese managed 42% possession and 9 shots on goal with 3 on target. On the other side, Chievo Verona had 7 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Emanuele Giaccherini (22') and Massimo Bertagnoli (81') scored for Chievo Verona.
For 5 of the past 6 games involving Cremonese, a relatively low number of goals have gone in between them and opposing sides. The overall average goals scored per game during that period comes out as a mere 1.67, with the average goals for Grigiorossi being 0.5. We will just have to see if that trend can be continued on here.
Going into this one, Cremonese have not been beaten by Pescara in games played away from home for the previous 3 league matches.
Head to head
Drawn results are a common outcome in games between these two clubs. In their head to head clashes dating back to 23/09/2017, fans have seen 5 of these. That’s a comparatively high 83% of games finishing as draws.
Also, the lack of goals in those games was pretty extraordinary, with a sum of 5 scored between them overall.
The last league clash between these sides was Serie B match day 32 on 03/07/2020 when the final score was Cremonese 1-0 Pescara.
That time, Cremonese managed 31% possession and 9 shots at goal with 2 on target. Their only player to score was Luca Valzania (5').
At the other end, Pescara got 14 shots on goal with 2 on target.
The match was refereed by Lorenzo Maggioni.
Team News: Pescara
Christian Capone (Muscle Injury) and Luca Antei (Knee Problems) will not be taking part for Pescara manager Roberto Breda.
Team News: Cremonese
Thanks to a completely healthy group to choose from, Cremonese manager Fabio Pecchia does not have any fitness worries to report coming into this clash.
We’re inclined to think that Cremonese will have to perform well to score goals against this Pescara side who we think should score & stay on top.
We’re therefore anticipating a 1-0 winning margin for Pescara after 90 minutes.
Let’s see how this one goes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Adriatico-Giovanni (20,515)
Captain: Vincenzo Fiorillo
Chairman: Daniele Sebastiani
Manager: Roberto Breda
Competitions: Serie B position 15
🔑 Key Player: Fabio Maistro
Customarily taking to the field in the Centre Midfield position, Fabio Maistro was born in Rovigo, Italy. After making a first senior appearance for Salernitana in the 2019 - 2020 season, the dangerous Midfielder has managed to score 3 league goals in this Serie B 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 14 appearances.