Ace Football Team previews the Serie A round 12 match between Monza and Bologna who meet up on Monday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest team stats, match history and the best betting tips.
Monza enjoy home advantage when visitors Bologna swing by on Monday for a clash in the Serie A. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Bologna will not be short on motivation for their clash with the match favorites Monza. Although the odds are against them, a narrow win on Monday will see them move ahead of their upcoming opponents in the table.
Position in the Serie A standings: Monza vs Bologna
The current Serie A table shows these two sides on the same number of points so far this season. As such, both have an opportunity to gain some ground on their upcoming opponent in this round 12 clash. There is every reason to keep a close watch on Monza clashing with Bologna over three points on Monday.
Latest form and previous Serie A encounters between Monza and Bologna
Monza continue to collect points
Monza look to build on their current momentum with another positive result. It is all or nothing with Monza presently. They first went down 1-0 in an encounter with Empoli, to which they replied by beating Udinese2-3. Their latest encounter once again had them on the losing side, when they lost 4-1 against AC Milan.
Bologna hope to boost points tally
It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for Bologna, as they have performed according to their level. Bologna won twice in their last three matches but began by losing 3-2 against SSC Napoli, before beating Cagliari 1-0. Another win followed, this time by 2-0 against Lecce.
Fixture history: Monza vs Bologna
With Monza being new to this division they obviously never played against Bologna before in Serie A.
Betting stats and facts for Monza and Bologna
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Monza and Bologna. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Monza have scored in 31 of the last 33 home matches
- Monza have scored in 6 of the last 7 matches
- Monza have not lost 5 of the last 7 matches
- Monza have conceded in the last 3 matches in a row
- Monza have conceded in 5 of the last 7 home matches
- Bologna have not won 16 of the last 18 away matches
- Bologna have lost 6 of the last 7 away matches
- Bologna have conceded in the last 7 away matches in a row
- Bologna have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
- Bologna have scored in 7 of the last 9 matches
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem that Monza don’t really have any standout goalscorers at the moment. Several players are tied on one goal apiece ahead of the showdown with Bologna.
The visitors will be looking to an in-form Marko Arnautovic to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently. The striker has netted two goals for Bologna in their last 6 matches.
Best betting tips: Monza vs Bologna
To sum up, the upcoming match between Monza and Bologna seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with the main prediction for this game but also some alternative ones.