Crotone vs Atalanta
2016/17 Italian Serie A.
Date: Monday, 26th September 2016
Kick-Off: 18:00 UK,
Venue: Stadio Ezio Scida (Crotone).
Football Club Crotone have so far found the life in Serie A difficult as they are left without a win after 5 matchdays in the 2016/17 season. They were thrashed 4-0 in the last round fixture by AS Roma at the Stadio Olimpico which constitute their 4 defeat of the season. With a point from the draw against Palermo at home, they are currently last in the Serie A table.
Atalanta were once against disappointing as they were defeated at home 1-0 by Palermo in the mid-week fixture. This was a match they were expected to win and they have only themselves to blame after failing to take their chances. Just like their Monday’s host, Atalanta have suffered 4 losses so far and have 3 points from a home win against Torino. They are 19th in the league table, a spot above Crotone.
Crotone vs Atalanta: Head-to-Head stats
The teams have met on four occasions in Serie B on two separate seasons – 2010/11 and 2005/06. Atalanta slight edge the head-to-head record with 2 wins as against Crotone’s 1 win along with a draw.
Crotone are undefeated in their two home matches against Atalanta so far. They won 1-0 in the meeting on October 2005. While their meeting on April 2011 end in a thrilling 2-2 draw.
Crotone vs Atalanta: Prediction
This could be a high tactical affair as both teams are expect to go in search for a win. Their poor form in the current season also suggest that neither of these teams could be backed with confidence. As a result we must look into the goal markets.
Both Atalanta and Crotone are leaking goals at the moment with 11 goals conceded by each. Also they have failed to keep clean sheets in any of the 5 matches so far this season. So it will be beneficial to bet on both teams to score for this match. And the odds of 1.95 is a good offer for the same.
Crotone vs Atalanta: Bet Tips
Both Teams to Score at 1.95 (10/11).
Over 1.5 goals at 1.40 (2/5).
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