PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Napoli vs Lazio
Napoli and Lazio play at Stadio San Paolo in a match of the 24th round of Serie A TIM. In the last clash between these teams in this competition, on 20-09-2017, Napoli won off by (1-4). The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 6 games won 3, drew 1 and lost 2. However, in the last match in this stadium, for Serie A TIM on 11/5/2016, the game ended in a 1-1 draw. The goals of the match were marked by M. Hamšík (52 ‘) for Napoli and by B. Keita (54’) for Lazio. It is necessary to analyze with special attention the house / outside condition, as Napoli presents different results at home and abroad.
Napoli Team News
After 19 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss, the home team is in 1st place, having won 60 points. In the last match, he won Benevento by 0-2, after having won 3-1 at home against Bologna in the previous game. This is a team that curiously has been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 11 wins, 1 tie and 3 losses as a visitor; against 10 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Napoli conquered 23 points out of 30 possible, after 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat in the last 10 games that played in their stadium. His attack has marked regularly, since he managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 23 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 7 times but managed to turn the score in 6. There are 1 periods highlighted in the last 11 home games in this competition: he suffered 4 of his 7 goals between the minutes (0′-15 ‘ ).
Napoli vs Lazio Stats
Napoli continue to make a great campaign in this edition of the Italian League, having come from seven consecutive victories, having conceded only one goal in the last five of them. In their last showdown, the team made a great display, especially in offensive terms, and managed to win the Benevento away from home without problems, with a goal in each stage. However, as the numbers of the competition show, especially in the last rounds, the team has been characterized by a very consistent defense, which today is the least leaked of the championship. In addition, his attack is the third best and also the third that finishes more, which can be explained by the average possession of the ball that has been holding. Playing in their domains, the club owns the second best campaign, having lost seven points disputed in that condition. The 4-3-3 should be the scheme used in this duel by coach Sarri, without major problems to climb the initial eleven.
Lazio Team News
The visiting team is currently in 3rd place with 46 points, after 14 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to Milan by (2-1). In the last match, lost at home to Genoa by (1-2). This is a team little affected by the house factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games has 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with a total of 35 goals scored and 21 conceded. Already inside the home, won 10 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, with a total of 38 goals scored and 15 conceded. In the championship, Lazio had 20 points in 30 chances, after 6 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses in the last 10 games they played as a visitor. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away games for this competition there is a tendency to have goals, since 11 in 12 finished with More than 2.5 goals in the scoreboard. In 23 games for Serie A TIM, he suffered the first goal 8 times but managed to turn the score in 3. There are 1 periods in the last 12 games played as a visitor to this competition: he suffered 7 of his 16 goals in minutes (46 ‘-60’).
Lazio are on the pitch for this match trying to resume their period of positive results – when they got undefeated for six rounds – which was interrupted by two consecutive defeats. The last of them took place in front of Genoa in a game where they created more opportunities and had more possession, but ended up yielding the goal of the opponent’s victory already in the additions of the final stage. Although in the last two rounds the offensive sector has not acted satisfactorily, the team still has the second best attack of the competition, with an average of 2.52 goals per game. As a visitor, the club owns the third best campaign, and in this condition has the best attack, next to Juventus. The coach has been changing the tactical system of the team between 3-5-1-1, 3-5-2 and 3-4-2-1, and should not have large embezzlements for this duel.