Ace Football previews the Serie A round 22 match between Verona and Salernitana and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.
The Serie A tie at Stadio M. A. Bentegodi on Monday sees home team Verona up against Salernitana.
A look at the Serie A standings shows that seven points and two places currently separate the two teams.
Team form: Verona vs Salernitana
Verona look in good shape before their upcoming match, as they seek to remain unbeaten. They started by taking out Lecce in a 2-0 win, before a 1-1 draw followed against Udinese. Their most recent outing resulted in a 1-1 draw in a hard-fought encounter with Lazio. The Yellow and Blues claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Serie A. They also drew one and lost three, scored seven goals and conceded seven.
Salernitana are inconsistent at the moment, with two defeats and a win to show from their last three matches. They lost 0-2 against SSC Napoli, and won 1-2 against Lecce, before dropping points again in a 0-3 defeat against Juventus. The Garnets won twice and lost four in their last six away in the Serie A.
Betting stats for Verona and Salernitana
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Verona and Salernitana played across all tournaments.
- In 21 of the last 22 Verona matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Verona have not won 16 of the last 18 matches
- In 10 of the last 11 Verona matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 11 of the last 12 Verona home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 5 Verona home matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Salernitana have conceded in the last 11 matches in a row
- Salernitana have conceded in the last 10 away matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 9 Salernitana away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 9 of the last 11 Salernitana matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Salernitana have not won 9 of the last 10 matches
Players on top: Verona vs Salernitana
Tonny Vilhena shows decent form right now for Salernitana, as he scored two goals in his last six games in the Serie A. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Verona, who are strong favourites on Monday. Siding with Darko Lazovic also looks like a nice prospect, as he scored three goals in his last six Serie A matches.
Popular betting markets: Verona vs Salernitana
Verona claimed two wins, drew two, and lost six of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Salernitana won two, drew two, and lost six of their last 10 games away. Amazingly, Salernitana failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 10 matches.
Both teams to score
Verona scored the first goal of the match in five of their previous ten games. Curiously, Salernitana only scored the opening goal of the match in three of the last ten away games. Verona will be optimistic about getting on the scoresheet on Monday, as Salernitana have been unable to keep a single clean sheet in their last 10 games. The former fought their way to three clean sheets in their last 10 games. Both teams scored in the last 3 consecutive meetings between Verona and Salernitana.
Verona saw over 2.5 goals in one of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the last ten outings for Salernitana, who managed to score 0.8 times in those matches. Salernitana conceded a goal in their last 10 matches.
Betting tip: Verona vs Salernitana
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 Verona and Salernitana.