Udinese vs Genoa: Preview and Prediction

Udinese vs Genoa Match Preview 9th April 2017

Udinese vs Genoa
Italian Serie A
Date: Sunday, 9th April 2017
Kick-off at 14:00 UK / 15:00 CET
Venue: Dacia Arena, Udine.

Genoa will face Udinese at Dacia Arena after the embarrassing defeat against Atalanta in the previous rounds. They were obliterated 0-5 at home as Alejandro Gomez was merciless with a hat-trick.

Udinese faced Torino FC in Turin where they threw 0-2 lead when only 20 minutes remained to be played. Moretti and Belloti scored a goal each and snatched a point for Sinisa Mihajlovic’s side.

Udinese

The hosts are unbeaten in the previous four Serie A outings. They occupy the 12th position with 37 points collected.

Udinese are very inconsistent at Dacia Arena, as they both lost and won 6 matches along with 3 draws. However, the team form Udine is in solid form recently, as they managed to score at least two goals in the previous three matches.

Genoa

After three consecutive Serie A losses, Genoa dropped down all the way to the 16th position. Fortunately, they will have enough time to bounce back and secure survival in the Italian top flight.

The guests are struggling to find the net recently. Genoa only managed to score on two out of last eight Serie A matches. Mauricio Pinilla picked up a 5-match suspension in the last match.

Udinese vs Genoa: Head-to-head

In the previous six matches between the two sides, both teams were able to find the net in each fixture. Four out of last six clashes between Udinese and Genoa ended without a winner while Genoa were victorious twice.

Udinese vs Genoa: Prediction

Udinese will have the perfect chance to extend their unbeaten run and finally register a victory against Genoa since 2013. However, the motivation is on the Genoa side as they have the imperative of victory in order to stay in the relatively safe part of the standings.

Udinese vs Genoa: Bet tips

  • The first pick will be Udinese to win at 1.83 with Betfair.
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