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The Serie A meeting at Stadio Arechi on Wednesday sees hosts Salernitana playing against Hellas Verona.
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Salernitana won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 0-1 Serie A loss in their previous game against Atalanta.
In that match, Salernitana had 42% possession and 11 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. At the other end, Atalanta got 10 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Duván Zapata (75') scored for Atalanta.
An interesting feature of recent Salernitana games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
From their previous 6 clashes before this one, in 5 of them a bet on BTTS would've lost.
Going into this contest, Salernitana are without a win at home for the past 2 matches in the league.
Hellas Verona will come into the encounter after a 3-2 Serie A win as they beat Roma in their most recent fixture.
In that game, Hellas Verona had 52% possession and 10 shots on goal with 6 on target. For Hellas Verona, the goalscorers were Antonín Barák (49'), Gianluca Caprari (54'), Ivan Ilić (58' Own goal) and Davide Faraoni (63'). At the other end, Roma had 15 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Lorenzo Pellegrini (36') scored for Roma.
The stats tell the story, and Hellas Verona have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 10 goals in total. Defensively, Hellas Verona just haven’t been too solid at all. That trend might not follow through into this game, however.
A look at their previous results shows us that Hellas Verona:
- are winless against Salernitana in games played away from home for the previous 2 league games.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 5 league matches.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head-to-head meetings stretching back to 06/01/2005 tells us that Salernitana have won 1 of these and Hellas Verona 3, with the tally of drawn games being 2.
A sum of 11 goals were scored between them in this period, with 4 of them from I granata and 7 coming from Verona. That’s an average goals per game of 1.83.
The previous league clash featuring these clubs was Serie B match day 25 on 22/02/2019 when the final score was Hellas Verona 1-0 Salernitana.
In that match, Hellas Verona managed 57% possession and 7 shots on goal with 2 on target. The scorer was Pazzini (70').
Salernitana got 7 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Marco Serra.
Team News: Salernitana
Matteo Ruggeri (Muscle Injury), Ramzi Aya (Muscle Fatigue) and Leonardo Capezzi (Knee Injury) won’t be available for Salernitana manager Fabrizio Castori.
Team News: Hellas Verona
Hellas Verona boss Eusebio Di Francesco has a number of players out of action. Kevin Rüegg (Unknown Injury), Gianluca Frabotta (Calf Problems) and Miguel Veloso (Biceps femoris muscle injury) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
We’re inclined to think that Salernitana will need to apply a lot of pressure to score goals against this Hellas Verona outfit who we think will gain the upper hand.
We therefore fancy a good battle with a 0-1 victory for Hellas Verona at the conclusion of the game.
Should be a close one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Arechi (37,180)
Captain: Francesco Di Tacchio
Chairman: Ugo Marchetti
Manager: Fabrizio Castori
Competitions: Serie A position 20, Coppa Italia (2nd Round)