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Reggiana will do battle with away team Pordenone at Mapei Stadium-Città del Tricolore in the Serie B meeting on Saturday.
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Reggiana will be wanting a better result here after the 2-1 Serie B loss in their previous game against Reggina.
In that game, Reggiana had 44% possession and 7 shots on goal with 2 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Reggiana was Augustus Kargbo (45'). Reggina had 6 shots at goal with 2 on target. Adriano Montalto (5') and Rigoberto Rivas (87') scored for Reggina.
It has not been often in recent times where Reggiana haven’t conceded. The facts show that I Granata have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 8 goals on the way. With no two games being the same, it remains to be seen whether that pattern will be maintained here in this game or not.
Heading into this contest, Reggiana have not won at home in their last 5 league games. Their fans aren't happy.
In their previous fixture, Pordenone drew 2-2 in the Serie B match with Pisa.
In that match, Pordenone had 36% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For Pordenone, the scorers were Patrick Ciurria (11') and Roberto Zammarini (65'). Pisa got 17 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Michele Marconi (3', 45') scored for Pisa.
Maurizio Domizzi's Pordenone have fired home 9 times in the course of their latest 6 matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes equals 9.
Coming into this meeting, Pordenone haven’t won away from home in the past 6 league games.
Head to head
The previous league encounter featuring these clubs was Serie B match day 16 on 30/12/2020 when it ended Pordenone 3-0 Reggiana.
In that game, Pordenone managed 35% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 7 on target. The scorers were Davide Diaw (21'), Roberto Zammarini (42') and Patrick Ciurria (52').
Reggiana got 8 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
The match was refereed by Luca Massimi.
Team News: Reggiana
Lorenzo Del Pinto (Unknown Injury), Andrea Costa (Unknown Injury) and Simone Mazzocchi (Cervical spine injury) will be missing for Reggiana boss Massimiliano Alvini. Augustus Kargbo is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: Pordenone
Pordenone boss Maurizio Domizzi has to contend with a number of unavailable players. Mattia Finotto (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Claudio Morra (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are names that won’t be on the team sheet. Alberto Barison cannot play in this game through suspension.
In our opinion, Pordenone and Reggiana could well both score and end up finding themselves in a fairly even game here.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes, with a good chance of a draw. We’re therefore seeing a close game with a 1-1 score draw at the conclusion of the game.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Mapei Stadium-Città del Tricolore (21,525)
Captain: Andrea Costa
Chairman: Carmelo Salerno
Manager: Massimiliano Alvini
Competitions: Serie B position 18
⭐ Star Man: Ivan Varone
Usually used in the Centre Midfield position, Ivan Varone was born in Vignola, Italy. After having made a senior debut playing for Ternana in the 2017 - 2018 season, the dangerous Midfielder has scored a sum of 4 league goals in this Serie B 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 31 appearances.