Date Time League Season
February 24, 2024 3:00 pm Italian Serie A 2023/2024


Sassuolo vs Empoli: Match Preview and Prediction

Sassuolo vs Empoli: Nine matches in a row for Sassuolo: one win, seven losses, and one draw. Empoli faces Reggio nell’Emilia after winning five league games. Five of these rivals’ six head-to-head matchups have had three or more goals.

Sassuolo plays their direct relegation rivals Empoli in a six-point match on Saturday afternoon at MAPEI Stadium (Citta del Tricolore) in an attempt to snap their appalling run of form. Out of the previous five league games, Neroverdi claimed just one point. As a result, they dropped to 17th place in the Serie A standings.

Alessio Dionisi’s employment is really in jeopardy following a dismal run of performance. Sassuolo’s most recent setback occurred on Saturday night. Neroverdi lost against Fiorentina 0-3. Sassuolo gave up a lot of opportunities in an open contest, allowing 13 shots on goal in Bergamo.

Empoli will be much more optimistic. They won their fifth straight league game on Sunday. At Stadio Carlo Castellani’s Computer Gross Arena, Davide Nicola’s team tied Fiorentina 1-1. Over their last five league games, Empoli has allowed only three goals. Currently 16th in Serie A, they lead Sassuolo by two points before the encounter in Reggio nell’Emilia.

Sassuolo vs Empoli: Betting Analysis

In Reggio nell’Emilia matches, Sassuolo has dominated. In their previous 12 home matches against Empoli, Neroverdi had won 9, drawn 1, and lost 2. Five of the previous six H2H matches between these teams have featured over 2.5 goals FT & both teams scoring.

We don’t recommend Sassuolo because they haven’t cut trees recently. Seven losses, one tie, and one win in their past nine all-competitions encounters. The Neroverdi backline has struggled recently. They allowed three or more goals in three of their last five league games. They lost 0-3 at Atalanta last weekend after allowing 13 shots on goal. Empoli won five successive Serie A titles. The schedule includes Juventus and Fiorentina. We’ll back visitors at 1.70.

We also pick 1.95 odds for FT over 2.5 goals. Sassuolo’s defense is struggling. With the worst attacking record in the division, Empoli have improved tremendously in recent weeks. The guests scored three goals in two of their last five league matches. Finally, five of the six head-to-head matches between these sides have had goals per side, or at least three.

Sassuolo vs Empoli: Head-to-Head

Sassuolo vs Empoli

Who will win the match between Sassuolo and Empoli?

We believe Empoli will have little trouble scoring goals against this Sassuolo squad, which ought to score one goal and win. For this reason, we’re expecting a close battle that ends with Sassuolo winning.


Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals

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What are the best odds for the game?

Betting on Empoli to win yields 3.5, while accepting the game to finish all-square pays 3.52. These are the best wagers available right now.