Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Serie A match between AC Milan and Salernitana. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.
AC Milan take on Salernitana on Monday at San Siro with both fighting to improve on their current position at either end of the Serie A standings.
Ranked number 5 in the Serie A standings, AC Milan have so far collected 47 points this season, while Salernitana collected 25 points. This puts them up as number 16 after 25 rounds.
Team form: AC Milan vs Salernitana
AC Milan Form
It has been a bit of everything for AC Milan in their previous three matches, where they first beat Atalanta by 2-0. This was followed by a disappointing 2-1 defeat against Fiorentina before an encounter with Tottenham produced a 0-0 draw. The Red and Blacks claimed four wins in their last six Serie A matches at the San Siro. They came through these games with a record of one draw and one defeat, in which they conceded nine and scored 11 goals.
Salernitana have been all over in their last three matches across all tournaments. Against Lazio, they came out empty-handed in a 0-2 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 3-0 win against Monza. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 0-0 draw against Sampdoria. The Granates managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Serie A. On top of winning once they also drew one as well as losing four, while scoring 15 times and letting in five.
Betting stats and facts for AC Milan and Salernitana
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between AC Milan and Salernitana. The facts are based on the stats from games played out across all tournaments.
- AC Milan have won the last 3 home matches in a row without conceding a goal
- AC Milan have won 4 of the last 5 matches without conceding a goal
- In the last 6 AC Milan matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- AC Milan have won the last 3 home matches in a row and the sum of goals was under 2.5
- AC Milan have won the last 3 home matches in a row while scoring less than 2.5 goals
- In 12 of the last 14 Salernitana matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Salernitana have not won 13 of the last 15 matches
- Salernitana have not won 12 of the last 14 away matches
- Salernitana have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
- Salernitana have conceded in 11 of the last 12 away matches
Interesting players: AC Milan vs Salernitana
Despite having scored only two times in his last 6 league matches, Olivier Giroud has actually netted seven goals during this Serie A season. He will surely want to add some more until the end of the campaign, and the upcoming match against outsiders Salernitana should be a good opportunity for him to improve on his recent goalscoring ratio. In short, siding with Olivier Giroud to add another goal this season should be a bet to consider.
Popular betting markets: AC Milan vs Salernitana
AC Milan claimed all three points six times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing one along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. Salernitana won two of their last 10 games away while drawing one and losing seven in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
AC Milan scored first in six of their last ten home games. Curiously, Salernitana only scored the opening goal of the match in two of the last ten away games. AC Milan probably enjoy the prospect of scoring this coming Monday, as Salernitana managed only two clean sheets in the previous 10 matches. The former claimed five clean sheets in their last 10 matches.
Over 2.5 goals happened in four of AC Milan’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals appeared in five of the last ten matches that Salernitana played across all tournaments. They scored 0.9 times on average in the process.
Betting prediction: AC Milan vs Salernitana
To sum up, the upcoming match between AC Milan and Salernitana seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Serie A game.