Ace Football previews the Serie A clash between Sampdoria and AC Milan and offers team news, fixture history, betting tips and the latest odds.
The upper end meets the lower end of the Serie A standings, as AC Milan face off against Sampdoria.
It is a match that offers both teams a chance to either consolidate or improve on their position in the Serie A table. The atmosphere at Sampdoria must be close to dreadful, as they have 3 defeats from their last 6 games across all tournaments. An improved performance, paired with a bit of luck, is needed in their next game to turn the situation around.
Current table in the Serie A
The current standings in Serie A show us how Sampdoria and AC Milan have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 6 clash on Saturday.
Latest form and fixture history of Sampdoria against AC Milan
Sampdoria continue to look blunt
The mood around Sampdoria is pretty low right now as a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. A solitary draw point prevents Sampdoria from having nothing to show for their previous three games. They came up short in a 4-0 defeat against Salernitana, before drawing 1-1 with Lazio. They came up empty-handed once again when Verona ran out 2-1 winners.
AC Milan continue to collect points
AC Milan will be out to extend their fine run of results lately. AC Milan are unbeaten in their last three matches, which began with a 0-0 draw against Sassuolo. Then, they took out Inter 3-2, followed by a 1-1 draw with Salzburg.
Latest encounters between Sampdoria and AC Milan
Sampdoria were unable to penetrate the AC Milan defense the last 2 times they met in the Serie A. The latter ended up winning by a 1-0 and 1-0 scoreline. Perhaps something worth considering before settling on your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Highlights from the last match between Sampdoria and AC Milan:
Betting stats and facts for Sampdoria and AC Milan
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Sampdoria and AC Milan. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- Sampdoria have not lost 8 of the last 9 home matches
- Sampdoria have not won the last 5 matches in a row
- Sampdoria have scored in 8 of the last 10 home matches
- Sampdoria have not won the last 3 home matches in a row
- Sampdoria have conceded in the last 3 matches in a row
- AC Milan have not lost 27 of the last 29 matches
- AC Milan have not lost 19 of the last 21 away matches
- AC Milan have scored in 14 of the last 15 matches
- AC Milan have scored in 9 of the last 10 away matches
- AC Milan have won 6 of the last 8 matches
- In 11 of the last 13 Sampdoria matches versus AC Milan the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 11 of the last 13 Sampdoria home matches versus AC Milan the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Sampdoria have not won 8 of the last 9 matches versus AC Milan
- Sampdoria have not won 9 of the last 11 home matches versus AC Milan
- Sampdoria have lost the last 3 home matches versus AC Milan in a row
In spite of scoring only one goal recently, Francesco Caputo is one of the players from Sampdoria that is expected to hit the net again quite soon. Similarly, AC Milan have Rafael Leao in brilliant form.
Best tips for the match: Sampdoria vs AC Milan
To sum up, the upcoming match between Sampdoria and AC Milan 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.