Atalanta vs Napoli Prediction & Tips
Atalanta and Napoli face at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italia, in a match for the 23 th round of the Serie A TIM. Napoli won at home by (4‑1) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 17‑10‑2020. At this stadium, the head ‑ to ‑ head history favors the home team, since they have a record of 3 wins and 2 losses in the last 5 matches. Sure enough, the last time these teams met at this stadium, on 10‑02‑2021, in a match for the Coppa Italia, Atalanta won by (3‑1). The goals of the match were scored by M. Pessina (16 ‘and 78’) and D. Zapata (10 ‘) for Atalanta and by H. Lozano (53′) for Napoli. The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Atalanta presents significant differences between home and away results.
After 11 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses, the home team is in the 6th position, having won 40 points. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Cagliari by (0‑1), after in the previous match they have tied (3‑3) at home, against Torino. This is a team that, curiously, has more positive results away than at home, since in the last 30 matches they have recorded 9 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss as a visitor, with 30 goals scored and 13 conceded, against 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 defeats at home, with 32 goals scored and 23 conceded. For the league, Atalanta won 15 points out of 30 possible points, after 4 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 home matches. Their offense has scored frequently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, as 8 of the last 11 matches for the competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 22 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 9 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Atalanta starts motivated for this game after a victory, by 0-1, in the trip to the field of Cagliari, thus returning to the triumphs after two consecutive games without winning in Serie A: the only goal of the match was signed by Luis Muriel . In this match against Napoli, coach Gian Piero Gasperini should maintain the 3-4-3 with Ruslan Malinovskyi, Josip Ilicic and Duván Zapata being the most offensive references of the home team. On the other hand, Colombian Luis Muriel, a player who is usually reserve, is Atalanta’s best scorer with 13 goals scored. Hans Hateboer is out of this game due to physical problems.
The visiting team is currently in 5th place, with 40 points won, after 13 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost away to Genoa by (2‑1). In the last match, they won at home against Juventus by (1‑0). This is a team that maintains its performance when playing outside its stadium, since in the last 30 games it registers 7 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses at their stadium. The team arrives in this match after an away defeat by Granada by (2‑0). In the league, Napoli won 18 points out of 30 possible points, after 6 wins and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 21 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 8 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard. In the last 10 away matches for this competition, there is 1 period that stands out: they scored 6 of their 17 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).
Napoli heads into this match with a 2-0 setback, in the trip to the Granada field, in a game counting for the Europa League. In the last round in Serie A, the visitors beat Juventus 1-0- Usually, coach Gennaro Gattuso plays with four men in defense, three in midfield and three in attack, with Lorenzo Insigne, Eljif Elmas and Victor Osimhen as references. of the team: the first player is the best scorer of Naples with 10 goals scored. For this match the visiting coach cannot count on Matteo Politano, Elseid Hysaj, Dries Mertens, Diego Demme, Kostas Manolas, Hirving Lozano, Andrea Petagna and David Ospina, all due to injury.
Atalanta – Napoli FREE TIPS
Atalanta – Win @ 1.85
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90