Ace Football previews the Serie A game between SSC Napoli and Lazio, who meet on Friday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.
SSC Napoli are in with a good chance of adding three nice points to their total in round 25 of the Serie A this coming Friday. They will be disappointed if they do not beat Lazio, whom they welcome on home soil at Diego Armando Maradona Stadium.
The current difference in the Serie A standings between the two teams clashing at Diego Armando Maradona this coming Friday is 20 points.
Team form: SSC Napoli vs Lazio
SSC Napoli Form
SSC Napoli are currently enjoying their football with three wins on the bounce, beginning with a 0-2 win against Sassuolo. They went on to beat Eintracht by 0-2, before also getting the better of Empoli in a 0-2 victory. SSC Napoli took six wins in their last six Serie A matches on home soil, as they scored 19 and let in four goals.
Lazio are unbeaten in their last three matches, first beating Salernitana by 0-2. This was followed by a 0-0 with CFR Cluj and a 1-0 win against Sampdoria. In their last six Serie A away matches, Maurizio Sarri’s side have three wins, one draw and two defeats. They scored seven while also conceding six times.
Betting stats for SSC Napoli and Lazio
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between SSC Napoli and Lazio. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.
- SSC Napoli have scored in the last 27 home matches in a row
- SSC Napoli have scored in 29 of the last 31 matches
- In 12 of the last 13 SSC Napoli home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- SSC Napoli have won the last 3 matches in a row without conceding a goal
- SSC Napoli have won 7 of the last 8 matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- In 11 of the last 12 Lazio away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 8 of the last 9 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 10 of the last 12 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 4 Lazio away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Lazio have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches
Players on top: SSC Napoli vs Lazio
Scoring 19 goals during a Serie A campaign is just the sort of form, every club adores in a player. Victor Osimhen is out to extend his current momentum, and the upcoming game should be a good opportunity to add another goal to his name. Picking Victor Osimhen to score seems like a no-brainer currently.
Betting markets: SSC Napoli vs Lazio
Diego Armando Maradona Stadium has been a happy hunting ground for SSC Napoli lately, claiming seven wins from 10 across all tournaments. They drew zero and lost three of these, while Lazio won four of their most recent 10 games away. The latter drew two and lost four as well. SSC Napoli are unbeaten in their last 14 home games, on an eight-match winning streak, and have not lost to Lazio in 4 consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
SSC Napoli scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Lazio got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. SSC Napoli have won to nil in 4 consecutive games. They’ve been ready from the outset, scoring the opening goal no less than nine times in their previous 10 outings. Lazio scored the game’s first goal in seven of their last 10 matches. SSC Napoli have scored in 10 consecutive home meetings with Lazio.
Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in five of SSC Napoli’s past ten matches across all tournaments. They scored 2.9 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in one of the last ten matches that Lazio played across all tournaments. They scored 1.1 times on average in the process. SSC Napoli were on the scoreboard at least once in their previous 8 matches.
Betting prediction: SSC Napoli vs Lazio
The match between SSC Napoli and Lazio should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Serie A game.