Lazio – Genoa Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews
Lazio and Genoa measure their strength at the Stadio Olimpico in a meeting for this phase of Coppa Italia (Eighth Finals). At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the visiting team, which has recorded 3 wins and 2 losses in the last 5 games. However, the last time they faced in this stadium was the 20-11-2016, in a match for Serie A, that ended the victory of Lazio by (3-1). The goals were scored by Felipe Anderson (11 ‘), L. Biglia (57’) and Wallace (65 ‘) for Lazio and L. Ocampos (52’) for Genoa.
The home team makes its debut in this edition of Coppa Italia with the intention of achieving a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. The team arrives at this meeting after a home win with Atalanta by (2-1). In the last 10 home games for all competitions, Lazio won 8, drew 1 and lost 1. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games but their attack has Scored regularly, having scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games. In their home games there is a tendency to score goals, as 44 of their last 51 games have finished with over 1.5 goals. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 6 times and only got 1 turnaround.
Lazio start their first game in this Italian Cup trying to repeat their good performance in the Italian Championship. In the last round the team received and beat Atalanta 2-1, thus reaching the fourth win in five games. Before, the team had faced Crotone, also at home, and left the field with a victory by 1-0. After 20 games, Lazio have 12 wins, four draws and four defeats, thus taking fourth place in the league table. For this game, the coach must keep the team in 3-4-3 or in 4-3-3.
To reach this phase of Coppa Italia (Round of 16), the visiting team had to eliminate: Perugia and Lecce. In the last game they played, for Serie A, lost with Cagliari away by (4-1). In the last 10 games as a visitor Genoa won 2, drew 1 and lost 7. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point as they conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 7 times and never managed to return to the result. In the last 11 away games for all competitions there has been 1 period that stands out: scored 3 of his 7 goals in the minutes (46′-60 ‘).
Genoa play third in the Italian Cup, the first away from home. To reach this game the team eliminated Lecce, with a 3-2 win, and Perugia, with a 4-3 victory in extra time. In the Italian Championship, the visiting team is not having a good time. On the final day, the team went to the field of Cagliari and lost by 4-1, adding in this way the fourth snub followed. Before, the team had received and lost against Roma by 0-1. After 20 matches, Genoa have six wins, five draws and nine defeats, thus taking 15th place in the league table. For this game, the manager has to keep the team 3-4-3.