Spezia vs Monza – Spezia prepared for this match after their previous Serie A match against Sampdoria ended in a 1-1 tie. In that game, Spezia enjoyed 55% of the possession and 7 of its 19 shots on goal were successful.
Daniele Verde scored for Spezia in the 59th second. 13 of Sampdoria’s shots on goal were on target. Sampdoria’s goal came in the 23rd minute from Bruno Amione.
In previous years, Spezia has rarely displayed such defensive steel. According to the data, Spezia’s defense has been broken in 6 of their previous 6 games, allowing 8 goals to get through.
Prior to this match, Spezia had gone two league games without a home victory. Monza enters this game having defeated Fiorentina 3-2 in their previous Serie A contest.
Monza had 45% of the possession in that game and made 12 efforts on goal, scoring on five of them. Dany Mota and Matteo Pessina scored for Monza in the 43rd and 59th minutes, respectively.
Five of Fiorentina’s ten shots on goal were on target. For Fiorentina, goals were scored by Christian Kouamé (8′), Riccardo Saponara (13′), and Cristiano Biraghi (26′ Own Goal).
The numbers don’t lie, as Monza has allowed 8 goals in their last 6 games while being scored against in 5 of those contests. Monza has obviously had some issues on defense.
However, there is no guarantee that this will follow a similar pattern. Monza has won all three of its away league games coming into this one.
Spezia vs Monza – Betting Analysis
The two teams’ most recent league encounter took place on Serie A Match Day 9 on October 9, 2022, with Monza defeating Spezia 2-0.
Monza had 48% of the day’s possession and 4 of its 7 shots were successful. Carlos Augusto (32′) and Pablo Mar (63′) scored the goals.
For their rivals, Spezia made 9 attempts at goal with 1 of them being successful. Daniele Perenzoni served as the referee.
Leonardo Semplici, the Spezia manager, is without Joo Moutinho (foot injury), Szymon Zurkowski (adductor issues), Emil Holm (groin strain), and Julius Beck (bruised foot).
In all likelihood, Spezia will select B. Drgowski, Kelvin, and play the 4-3-3 formation this time. Daniel Maldini, Mehdi Bourabia, Albin Ekdal, Dimitrios Nikolaou, P. Wisniewski, Simone Bastoni, Mehdi Bourabia, E. Quartsin Gyasi, M’Bala Nzola, and Albin Ekdal.
Raffaelle Palladino, the manager of Monza, has no concerns about his team’s fitness going into this game because they are all fully healthy and prepared.
We believe Brianzoli will start Michele Di Gregorio, Armando Izzo, Pablo Mari Villar, Luca Caldirola, Patrick Ciurria, Nicol Rovella, Carlos Augusto, Andrea Colpani, Gianluca Caprari, and Dany Mota in a 3-4-2-1 formation. Monza and Spezia might end up canceling each other out in this situation, in our opinion.
What are the best odds for the game?
Checking the latest betting odds for this match on the 90-minute result market, a victory for Spezia can be had for 2.74, a wager on the game finishing all-square is 3.3 and taking a punt on a win for Monza gets you 2.64. Those are the best of the prices on offer right now.
Spezia vs Monza – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals