Napoli are set to take advantage of Palermo’s Managerial Problems ad they travel to Palermo this weekend in SerieA title race.
Palermo are once again without a manager as former Manager Guiseppe Lachini resigned from his position and left the training to be conducted by his assistants.
Palermo players are now getting used to constant changes in managerial duties, but this can affect their morale and ability and thus make them unstable.
Palermo are currently in bad shape, hardly winning games this season which have kept them 17th place in the table, they have not won in their last 6 serieA games, lost 3 and drew 3.
The visitors might not be in their expected form, but they are far better than their opponents as they are 2nd in the table with 61points and 6 points below leaders Juventus. They have lost only 1 of their last 6 games.
Palermo: Team News
Palermo have a great Problem at hand as they are yet to decide who will be on their managers bench on Sunday after the former manager resigned.
Edoardo Goldaniga and Achraf Lazaar are out due to injury.
Predicted Line up (3-5-2): Sorretino – Vitiello, Gonzalez, Andjelkovic – Pezella, Hiljemark, Maresca, Chochev, Morganella – Gillardinho, Vazquez.
Napoli: Team News
Napoli have their full squad available and the manager will simply go for his best IX
Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Reina – Ghoulam, Koulibaly, Albiol, Hysaj – Hamsik, Jorginho, Allan – Insigne, Higuain, Callejon.
Palermo vs Napoli: Head-To-Head Stats
Last 5 Games: Palermo: 1 Win, Napoli: 3 Wins, 1 Draw,
Napoli have the edge over Palermo as they have won 4 of their last 6 games. Palermo don’t look so good at home recently as they have lost 2 of their last 3 home games in Serie A
Palermo vs Napoli: Prediction
Napoli are clear favourites for this fixtures, they are unbeaten in 25 of their last 27 league matches.
Napoli have their full squad available giving them an edge over the home side and with the Managerial woes ongoing at Palermo, they can take full advantage of the situation and grab a deserved away victory. Its an outright win for Napoli.