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play host to visiting team Parma
at Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi in this Serie A match on Wednesday. Our Hellas Verona v Parma predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Hellas Verona will play in this game following a 3-3 Serie A tied result versus Sassuolo.
In that match, Hellas Verona had 31% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. For Hellas Verona, the goals were scored by Darko Lazović (51'), Mariusz Stępiński (57') and Matteo Pessina (68'). Sassuolo got 19 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. Jérémie Boga (53', 77') and Rogério (90') scored for Sassuolo.
It’s not been often in recent games that Hellas Verona have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that Verona have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 9 goals during that time. That being said, we must now wait to see if such a trend shall continue on in this next game.
Going into this contest, Hellas Verona have not been beaten in the league by Parma in their previous 3 games.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Inter Milan in Serie A competition, Parma and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, Parma had 34% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 2 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Parma was Gervinho (15'). Inter Milan got 24 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Stefan de Vrij (84') and Alessandro Bastoni (87') scored for Inter Milan.
The numbers tell their own story, and Parma have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 6 goals in all. In defence, I Crociati have clearly had some problems.
Their prior results show that Parma:
- are winless against Hellas Verona when they've played them away from home in the last 3 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 4 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 10/03/2002 shows that Hellas Verona have won 4 of these & Parma 1, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
A sum of 17 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them from Verona and 7 coming from I Crociati. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.83.
The last league game featuring these clubs was Serie A match day 10 on 29/10/2019 which ended up with the score at Parma 0-1 Hellas Verona. That time, Parma managed 51% possession and 20 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. Hellas Verona got 8 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Darko Lazović (10') was the scorer. The match was refereed by Gianluca Manganiello.
Team News: Hellas Verona
Valentin Eysseric (Biceps femoris muscle injury), Pawel Dawidowicz (Muscular problems) and Andrea Danzi (Ankle Surgery) won’t be playing for Verona manager Ivan Jurić. Davide Faraoni is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
In all likelihood, Verona will probably kick off with a 3-4-2-1 formation for this game featuring Marco Silvestri, Koray Günter, Salvatore Bocchetti, Amir Rrahmani, Darko Lazovic, Sofyan Amrabat, Miguel Veloso, Claud Adjapong, Mattia Zaccagni, Matteo Pessina and Mariusz Stepinski.
Team News: Parma
Parma manager Roberto D'Aversa has not got a full squad to pick from. Alberto Grassi (Unknown Injury), Luca Siligardi (Unknown Injury) and Roberto Inglese (Hamstring Injury) won’t be making appearances. Simone Iacoponi will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
There’s a good chance that I Crociati might begin the game with a 4-3-3 lineup, starting Luigi Sepe, Vincent Laurini, Kastriot Dermaku, Bruno Alves, Riccardo Gagliolo, Luca Rigoni, Matteo Scozzarella, Jasmin Kurtic, Dejan Kulusevski, Andreas Cornelius and Gervinho.
We’re of the view that Parma will surely be able to get a goal against this Hellas Verona outfit, although it is unlikely to be enough to prevent defeat. We’re going for a close game with a 2-1 advantage for Hellas Verona after 90 minutes. It really should be an interesting one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi (39,211)
Captain: Giampaolo Pazzini
Chairman: Maurizio Setti
Manager: Ivan Jurić
Competitions: Serie A position 9
🔑 Star Player: Samuel Di Carmine
Generally used in the Striker position, Samuel Di Carmine was born in Florence, Italy. Having made his senior debut playing for Fiorentina in the 2006 - 2007 season, the talented Forward has managed to score 5 league goals in this Serie A 2019 - 2020 campaign to date in a total of 14 appearances.