Ace Football previews the Serie A round 15 match between Salernitana and Bologna and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Salernitana will be hosting a Stadio Arechi encounter on Sunday when Bologna arrive for a test of their credentials.
Sitting bottom of the Serie A table, Salernitana have claimed eight points after 14 rounds, while Bologna have amassed 22 points. This places the latter as number 7 in the Serie A at the moment.
Form: Salernitana vs Bologna
Salernitana have seen it all in their last three matches, which added four points to their account. They first shared the points in a 2-2 draw with Sassuolo, before claiming 3 points in a 2-1 win against Lazio. Unfortunately for them, this was followed by a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Fiorentina. In their last six Serie A matches at home, Salernitana have one win, while they’ve drawn two and lost three.
Bologna have been all over in their last three matches across all tournaments. Against Fiorentina, they came out empty-handed in a 2-1 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 2-0 win against Torino. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 1-1 draw against Lecce. In their last six Serie A away matches, Bologna failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn five and lost one, scoring five while also conceding six times.
Betting stats and facts for Salernitana and Bologna
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Salernitana and Bologna. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.
- Salernitana have conceded in 15 of the last 17 matches
- Salernitana have not won 12 of the last 14 matches
- In 6 of the last 8 Salernitana matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Salernitana have conceded in 7 of the last 8 home matches
- In 4 of the last 5 Salernitana home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 16 of the last 18 Bologna matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Bologna have not lost 13 of the last 14 matches
- Bologna have won 3 of the last 4 matches without conceding a goal
- Bologna have not won the last 7 away matches in a row
- In 7 of the last 8 Bologna away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
Interesting players: Salernitana vs Bologna
There are a few players in each team who currently draw attention to their name in the goal-scoring department. For the visitors, Joshua Zirkzee has been hitting the net regularly and now has three goals in his last six Serie A games. Should he find himself in the starting line-up this coming Sunday, it is because Bologna bank on him to build on these numbers against Salernitana. The latter relies on Boulaye Dia, who found the target three times in six games.
Betting markets: Salernitana vs Bologna
Stadio Arechi witnessed Salernitana winning four of their 10 latest home matches across all tournaments. They drew three and lost three in this run. Bologna won two of their previous 10 games away, drew six and lost two. In their past four meetings with Salernitana, Bologna went unbeaten.
Both teams to score
Both teams have scored in the last four away games Bologna played in Serie A. Amazingly, Salernitana scored the first goal of the match in just two out of the last 10 games. Meanwhile, Bologna were first on target in six of their last 10 outings. Both teams scored in the last four meetings between Salernitana and Bologna.
Astonishingly, Salernitana conceded a goal in their last 17 Serie A matches. In their last ten matches across all tournaments, Salernitana saw seven of them finish with more than 2.5 goals. They scored an average of one goal during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Bologna, who managed to score 1.5 times in those matches. Bologna scored at least once in their previous eight Serie A matches on the bounce.
Recommended tip: Salernitana vs Bologna
Here we present a free betting tip for this Serie A match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Salernitana and Bologna.