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Serie A: Cagliari vs Atalanta – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Serie A round 31 match between Cagliari and Atalanta and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.

Atalanta take on Cagliari on Sunday at Unipol Domus with both fighting to improve on their current position at either end of the Serie A standings.


Form: Cagliari vs Atalanta

Cagliari Form

In has been a bit of everything for Cagliari in their previous three matches, where they first beat Salernitana by 4-2. This was followed by a disappointing 1-0 defeat against Monza, before an encounter with Verona produced a 1-1 draw. Cagliari claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Serie A. They also drew two and lost two, scored ten goals and conceded ten.

Atalanta Form

In the last three matches, Atalanta beat Sporting CP 2-1, won 0-3 against SSC Napoli, and lost 1-0 against Fiorentina. In their last six away matches in the Serie A, Atalanta won twice, while also recording three draws. They endured one defeat in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying nine goals conceded and 11 scored.

Betting stats and facts for Cagliari and Atalanta

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Cagliari and Atalanta played across all tournaments.

  • In 12 of the last 13 home matches Cagliari played, both teams scored
  • In 12 of the last 13 home matches Cagliari played in the Serie A, both teams scored
  • Cagliari have conceded in 24 of the last 26 matches in the Serie A
  • Cagliari have conceded in 17 of the last 19 matches
  • Cagliari have conceded in 15 of the last 17 home matches
  • Atalanta have scored in 18 of the last 20 matches
  • Atalanta have not lost 14 of the last 16 matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 Atalanta matches in the Serie A, the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 8 of the last 10 Atalanta matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Atalanta have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches in the Serie A

Players in form: Cagliari vs Atalanta

With two goals in six matches Eldor Shomurodov has been a regular feature on the scoresheet in recent matches, making him a tempting betting prospect, when going up against Atalanta and their defence. The visitors hope Teun Koopmeiners adds another to his current tally of five goals in his latest matches.

Betting markets: Cagliari vs Atalanta

Full-time result

Cagliari won four of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Unipol Domus. They drew four and lost two as well, while Atalanta won three of their last 10 games away. They drew four and lost three. Atalanta have not lost to Cagliari in 5 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Cagliari scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Atalanta scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Both teams have scored in the last 6 consecutive home games Cagliari played. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Cagliari managed to keep a clean sheet in one of the last 10 games, Atalanta kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches. Atalanta have scored in 5 consecutive meetings with Cagliari when playing at away ground.

Total goals

Cagliari saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.1 goals during this run. In the last ten games for Atalanta, seven of them had more than 2.5 goals, and they scored an average of 1.7 times goals per game themselves.

Suggested bet: Cagliari vs Atalanta

In conclusion, the upcoming game between Cagliari and Atalanta seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this Serie A match.

Cagliari vs Atalanta: Who wins the game?