Sampdoria vs Genoa
Italy – Serie A
Date: Wednesday, 22 July 2020
Kick-off at 20:45 UK/ 21:45 CET
Venue: Stadio Luigi Ferraris (Genoa).
Sampdoria’s winning streak in the league lately in the schedule will be their highlight in the match, along with their advantage of being the host in the game.
Genoa has a threat of falling into the relegation based on the other team’s result. However, with their poor form on the road, it is unlikely for the visitors to trouble the host in the encounter.
Sampdoria vs Genoa Match preview
Having faced harmless teams of the league table, Sampdoria has a three-game winning streak in the schedule with just one loss coming within the recent six matches in the campaign.
Genoa is a similar side residing at the bottom part of the table, as it stands. They have only three wins in their last ten fixtures in the league, with five draws in it.
The host has only six wins in their 17 home matches so far this season, but three of those victories had come within their last four appearances as the home team.
In the meantime, Genoa is winless in their last three matches on the road. They have only 2 wins in their 17 away fixtures in the campaign until now.
In the reverse fixture this season, the host had a narrow 0-1 win on the road. Since they had a triumph away from home, the host can probably retrace the win at home.
Sampdoria vs Genoa Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host is unbeaten for the past seven meetings.
- The visitor has recorded only one of the last ten wins.
- Their previous encounter gave a 0-1 away win for Sampdoria.
- The host is unbeaten at home in the recent three matches.
- La Samp has kept a clean sheet at home in the last two fixtures.
Sampdoria vs Genoa Prediction
Sampdoria is in a better run in the league than the visitors lately and has an eight-point lead over them in the league table as it stands. It is likely to see the host use their home ground advantage in the game since they have a decent home run in the campaign until now.
Genoa is at the verge of the relegation zone and hence, will feel more pressure in the game unlike the home team playing for nothing. With their poor away form and injuries in the squad, the Griffin has a lesser chance of creating opportunities in ninety minutes.
The double chance for Sampdoria will be the best bet for the punters in the clash to yield decent returns than risking it on the home win at 2.50 odds. The tip for BTTS will also be a suitable option at 1.66 odds regarding both sides scoring average in recent league games.
Sampdoria vs Genoa Betting tips
Double chance: Sampdoria or Draw @ 1.40 (2/5).
Both teams to score: Yes @ 1.66 (4/6).