Empoli vs Genoa: Match Preview and Prediction
Empoli vs Genoa: This match will feature Empoli following a 1-1 Serie A draw with Juventus. Empoli had a 61% possession rate, and only one of their 16 total attempts on goal were on target during that match.
Tommaso Baldanzi was the only Empoli player to score (70′). Juventus, on the other hand, had nine shots on goal, only one of which was on target. Juventus’s goal came from Dušan Vlahović (50′).
In their last six games, Davide Nicola’s Empoli have benefited from five of their attempts on goal. Eight goals have been scored against them in the same period of time, in comparison. have won their last three league ties against Genoa. have lost all eight of their prior league games against Genoa.
Genoa beat Lecce 2-1 in Serie A the night before.In that game, Genoa had 49% possession and only two of 19 shots were on target. Genoa scored with Mateo Retegui (70′) and Caleb Ekuban (76′). The Lecce opponents had 19 shots, but just one hit the target. Nikola Krstović scored in the 31st minute for Lecce.
The numbers don’t lie: in their last six games, Genoa has allowed goals in five of them, allowing opponents to score five goals in total. Genoa hasn’t been too reliable in the back.
continue to maintain a perfect record against Empoli after playing them away from home in each of the last three league matches. on the road, they have not suffered a single defeat in their last three league games.
Empoli vs Genoa: Betting Analysis
Examining their most recent head-to-head matchups, which date back to May 3, 2017, reveals that Empoli has won none of them while Genoa has won three, with three games ending in draws.
There were a total of 15 goals conceded by them over the matches, with five of those goals coming from the Azzurri and ten coming from Il Grifone. This equates to an average of 2.5 goals scored across each game.
The two teams’ most recent league encounter took place on February 12, 2023, on Serie A match day 14, with Genoa defeating Empoli 1-1. Genoa had 51% of the possession in that game and made 21 shots on goal, only one of which was successful.
Ruslan Malinovskyi was the one who scored in the 37th minute. One of Empoli’s nine shots on goal was successful in hitting the target. Matteo Cancellieri scored the goal in the 67th minute of normal time. It was Gianluca Aureliano who served as the referee for the game.
Empoli vs Genoa: Head-to-Head
Who will win the match between Empoli and Genoa?
It is difficult to predict a definite winner in this match, although both Genoa and Empoli have a chance to win. There shouldn’t be much in it, and a draw seems like a rather reasonable outcome. As a result, we are picking a very evenly matched game that ends in a draw.
Our Prediction: Away Win or Draw
What are the best odds for the game?
Looking at the win-draw-win market betting odds, you can earn 2.95 for Empoli to win, 3.1 for a draw, and 2.61 for Genoa to go away with the win. These represent the best market prices available right now.