Our betting experts preview the Coppa Italia match between Lazio and Bologna and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Lazio take on Bologna for a last-16 match in the Coppa Italia on Thursday at Stadio Olimpico.
Lazio vs Bologna Preview
In their last three matches, Lazio lost 2-1 against Lecce, drew 2-2 against Empoli, before winning 0-2 against Sassuolo. In their last six Coppa Italia home matches, Lazio won four times. They’ve drawn once and lost once, while scoring 15 and conceding seven goals.
In their last three matches, Bologna lost against Roma and Atalanta by 1-0 and 1-2, respectively, and beat Udinese by 1-2. Bologna claimed two wins against zero draws and four defeats in their last six away matches in the Coppa Italia. The scoreline from these matches reads 13 goals conceded and ten scored.
Lazio vs Bologna Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Lazio and Bologna. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Lazio have scored in 25 of the last 27 home matches
- In 9 of the last 11 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Lazio have not lost 9 of the last 11 home matches
- Lazio have conceded in 7 of the last 9 matches
- In 3 of the last 4 Lazio matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Bologna have scored in the last 11 matches in a row
- Bologna have won 8 of the last 9 matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Bologna away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Bologna have won 3 of the last 4 matches without conceding a goal
- In 6 of the last 7 Bologna matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Lazio vs Bologna – Players in Form
Looking at the market for a goalscorer, it seems a good idea to side with Felipe Anderson, who is performing well for Lazio. He found the back of the net three times recently. He’ll be out to add more goals against Bologna. The visitors will be looking to Riccardo Orsolini to find the net once again, after managing two goals for Bologna in recent matches.
Lazio vs Bologna Betting Tips
Lazio claimed all three points five times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing three along the way. They endured defeat in two of the games in this run. Bologna won four of their last 10 games away, while drawing one and losing five in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
Lazio scored the first goal of the match an impressive eight times in the last ten home games. Bologna scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Of the previous 10 outings, Bologna scored the opening goal six times, whereas Lazio were first on target in six of their last 10 games.
Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Lazio’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the last ten outings for Bologna, who managed to score 2.3 times in those matches.
Match predictions: Lazio vs Bologna
To sum up, the upcoming match between Lazio and Bologna seems to be a good betting opportunity.