Genoa vs Chievo
Italian Serie A – Season 2017/18
Date: Wednesday, 20th September 2017
Kick off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Stadio Luigi Ferraris (Janov).
Genoa are a team that narrowly escaped relegation last season. Their start to the new season suggest nothing has changed and the similar fate is on the cards. The first four games saw them picking just 1 point, while suffering defeats in three.
On the other hand, things at Chievo are better after going through some tough fixtures. They lost to Juventus and Lazio in back to back games. But they showed some good fighting spirit to hold Atalanta to a 1-1 draw away from home on the weekend.
Adding the 2-1 win at Udinese on matchday 1 of the season, Chievo are now unbeaten in two away games this season. Certainly, they have better momentum as compared to a side like Genoa.
Genoa vs Chievo: Head-to-head
Chievo are unbeaten in the last three Serie A meetings with Genoa, 2 wins and 1 draw.
Also, Chievo have scored in 7 of the last 8 meetings with Genoa. The match they missed to score was a goal-less draw.
Chievo had picked up 5 wins in the last 7 visits to Luigi Ferraris, while losing the other two. Also, they have scored in all 7 matches in the period,.
Genoa vs Chievo: Prediction
It is hard to find any positives from the way Genoa are playing at the moment. Meantime, Chievo look strong on paper and their recent performance on the football field justify this. This could be tough on Genoa, but Chievo look good to bag another priceless away win.
Genoa vs Chievo: Bet Tips
FT – Chievo to win for 3.60 odds with Betfair.