Lazio vs Udinese
Italy – Serie A
Date: Wednesday, 17th April 2019
Kick-off at 18.00 UK/ 19.00 CET
Venue: Stadio Olimpico (Rome).
Lazio has had to deal with some tough opponents in their previous fixtures, and the stretch of games has taken its toll on them. They have an opportunity to make amends this week though. They are at home and takes on a relegation battler.
Lazio has a game in hand and needs to make up three points from their next seven league ties, to have a place in the Europa playoffs. Meanwhile, Udinese is just a spot above the relegation line and is on the road. They tried their very best to post at least a point on the board against Roma, in their last Serie A match but was unable to do so.
Lazio vs Udinese Head-to-head (h2h)
- Lazio won the last five games in a row.
- The last Udinese won a tie was five years back.
- Lazio scored two or more goals in four of their last five h2h encounters.
- 14 of the last 18 wins at this venue went to the hosts.
Lazio vs Udinese Prediction
Lazio is trying to get into the Europa League playoffs, whereas Udinese is trying to avoid relegation. On top of that, Udinese is on the road. Also, Lazio was unbeaten in 17 of their last 21 home ties, the defeats coming in the Europa and against the likes of Inter Milan and Juventus. On the other hand, Udinese is winless in their last 12 away ties, and in 16 of their last 17. They also lost six of their last seven matches on the road.
H2h ties too put Lazio as the favorites. They won the last five such games in a row and recorded 14 of the last 18 wins at this venue. Moreover, Lazio scored two or more goals in four of the last five h2h games. Finally, Udinese failed to score in six of their last nine road trips, while Lazio scored two or more in their last three home fixtures.
Count on the top-tier team to take advantage of this favorable tie.
Lazio vs Udinese Betting Tips
Half Time Result: Lazio to Win @ 1.80 (4/5)
Lazio to Score in the First Half @ 1.60 (3/5).