What is the difference between Genoa and Verona’s recent performances?
Genoa have scored eight goals in their last six games. Verona have the same recent record. The hosts have been very strong defensively in their recent outings and have five clean sheets from their last six games. Meanwhile, Verona have had no clean sheets from their recent handful of games.
Can Genoa escape the Serie A relegation zone against Hellas Verona?
Genoa ‘s battle to escape the Serie A relegation zone will continue on Monday evening when they travel to Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi to take on Hellas Verona. The visitors are currently 19th in the table, three points behind 17th-placed Cagliari, while Verona occupy 10th position, some 20 points ahead of their opponents in this clash.
What is the record between Genoa and gialloblu like in recent fixtures?
However, Genoa have been the better side in recent fixtures with just one loss in their last 11 games against the Gialloblu. Overall, the visitors enjoy a 26-19 lead in wins while 30 games have ended in draws. The last three meetings between the sides have ended in stalemates. They last squared off at the Luigi Ferraris Stadium in September.
Where do Verona sit in the Serie A table?
The visitors are currently 19th in the table, three points behind 17th-placed Cagliari, while Verona occupy 10th position, some 20 points ahead of their opponents in this clash.
Genoa vs Verona: Our Top Tips
Both teams scored when these two sides last met back in February and three of the pair’s last five encounters have produced goals at both ends of the pitch. Both teams have also scored in each of Genoa’s and four of Verona’s last five competitive and non-competitive fixtures, so you can see just why we’re backing BTTS on Saturday night.
Two teams that have had slow starts go head-to-head in Genova
Genoa twice came from behind to rescue a point last time out against Bologna. Scottish full-back Hickey put the home side in front early in the second half but Genoa were level in the 55th0miute through Destro.
Genoa vs Verona – Q&A
Where are these teams in the table? – Genoa sit in 16th place and Verona are one position above them.
Genoa vs Verona Head-to-head
The draw was the most common of the outcomes in the history of this matchup, occurring in 10 of 26 occasions.
Genoa vs Verona Prediction
Neither Genoa nor Verona seem capable of keeping things tight at the back at this point. The hosts have conceded two or more goals in each of five games, while the visitors faced the same destiny in four of five outings this term.
Genoa vs Verona Head-to-Head
The two clubs have squared off 73 times across all competitions. They have been evenly matched in most of these fixtures because as many as 28 games have ended in draws.
Genoa vs Verona Team News
For the hosts, defender Davide Biraschi remains on the sidelines with a shoulder injury. Alberto Paleari and Francesco Cassata are also injured and unavailable for this clash.
Genoa vs Verona Predicted XI
Genoa Predicted XI (3-5-2): Mattia Perin; Edoardo Goldaniga, Ivan Radovanovic, Andrea Masiello; Davide Zappacosta, Miha Zajc, Milan Badelj, Kevin Strootman, Lennart Czyborra; Mattia Destro, Goran Pandev
Genoa vs Verona Prediction
Both teams have been in good form in Serie A in their recent fixtures. Genoa have scored eight goals in their last six games. Verona have the same recent record.
Our prediction for this Serie A match
Stadio Luigi Ferraris will host Saturday’s football game between Genoa and Verona, the two teams who are level on points in the Serie A standings. The Rossoblu showed character in a 2-2 draw with Bologna, with Domenico Criscito scoring the equalizer from the penalty spot in the 89th minute.
Highlighted Player (Lukas Lerager)
Lukas Lerager is a Denmark international who plays for Ligue 1 side Bordeaux as a midfielder. Lerager began his senior career at AB Copenhagen and he made 48 appearances in the league for the capital club from 2010 to 2013.
Highlighted Team (Verona)
Founded back in 1903, Hellas Verona are a professional football club that compete in the Italian Serie A. The “Mastini” are well known for their yellow and blue jerseys and they welcome their opponents at Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi.