Crotone VS Torino ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Crotone vs Torino
Crotone and Torino meet at the Stadio Ezio Scida in a match of the 8th round of Serie A TIM. These teams met only twice recently: on 04-15-2017, ending with a 1-1 draw, and on 20-11-2016, ending with Torino’s win by (0-2).
Crotone Team News
After 1 win, 2 draws and 4 losses, the home team is in 16th place, having won 5 points. In the last match, they drew with SPAL away for (1-1), after having won at home in a match against Benevento by (2-0). For the championship, Crotone have won 4 points in 12 chances, after 1 win, 1 draw and 2 defeats in their last 4 games at their stadium. The team conceded goals to their opponents in 5 of the last 7 games they played in this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively.
Crotone vs Torino Stats
Crotone is playing poorly in Serie A where they are among the last placed but come from 2 games of invincibility and want to maintain the good phase to move away from the relegation zone which is only 2 points. The team has been presenting major flaws in both the offensive and defensive systems, having scored only 4 goals, being the third worst attack of the competition, and conceded 12 goals, having the fifth defense more leaked, needing to adjust in the 2 sectors to leave this uncomfortable situation. Playing at home, like Sunday’s clash, Crotone has only 33 per cent and scored only 2 goals in 4 games, having the fifth worst scorer scored in the league in the standings. For the confrontation against Torino, the coach Davide Nicola will not be able to count on the attackers Tonev and Tumminello, both by injury.
Torino Team News
After 3 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss, the visiting team is in 6th place, having won 12 points. In the last match, they drew with Verona at home (2-2), after having lost in the previous match in a match against Juventus (4-0). In the last 4 away games for the championship, Torino has 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss, having won 7 points out of 12. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 5 of the last 7 games, but his attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 6 of the last 7 games for this competition.
Torino have been campaigning well in the Italian Championship where they are fighting for a place in continental competitions next season, but they have come from 2 games without a win and are looking for a recovery to get closer to the leaders of the competition. The team is characterized by a reasonable attack that has scored 12 goals and is the sixth best of the national while the defense, on the other hand, has suffered 11 goals and is the seventh most leaked, showing the imbalance between the offensive and defensive sectors. Playing away from home, like Sunday’s clash, Torino lost their only game to powerful Juventus, but in the other 3 matches as a visitor has had good performances, although has the fifth most leaked defense away from home. For the confrontation against Crotone, the coach Mihajlovic will not be able to count on striker Andrea Belotti on account of injury, an important embezzlement on the offensive line.