Sampdoria vs Crotone
Italian Serie A
Date: Saturday, 21st October 2017
Kick-off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: Stadio Luigi Ferraris (Janov).
Sampdoria moved to sixth in the table priceless win against Atalanta by a 3-1 margin. The result also preserved their 100% winning start at home having previously defeated the likes of AC Milan and Benevento.
The Il Doria lost just once during their 7 matches this season, which came as a complete surprise in a recent away trip to Udinese.
Crotone narrowly escaped relegation last season by finishing 17th. They are currently 15th in the table managing just 1 win from the 8 matches so far.
However, the current form is positive as Crotone are unbeaten in last three with a win and two draws. This is a major improvement as they started the season on a five match win-less run losing 4 of them.
Sampdoria vs Crotone: Head-to-head
There has been 9 meetings between the two sides in all competitions in the last two decades and there is little to separate as the teams share 3 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses.
They met in the Serie A for the first time last season. Crotone remained unbeaten in the process with a draw at home and 2-1 win in the trip to Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
Sampdoria vs Crotone: Predictions
Sampdoria have the moment and they will be in top confidence after winning three on the bounce at home.
Crotone are an improved side in recent weeks, but they are traditionally poor and home and getting anything out of this game seems unlikely.
Sampdoria vs Crotone: Bet Tips
FT – Sampdoria to win for 1.54 odds.
Brave punters can go for HT/FT for an juicy 2.30 odds.
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