Sassuolo and Sampdoria lock horns at the MAPEI Stadium – Città del Tricolore in Serie A on Wednesday, January 4th. Can Sassuolo restart their campaign with a bang at home lớn struggling La Samp? Read our free predictions and find the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.
Today's Betting Tips for Sassuolo vs Sampdoria
Sampdoria sit in second last place ahead of their trip lớn play Sassuolo in Serie A on Wednesday. Read our top soccer tip forum for this week’s fixture below.
Sassuolo lớn Win
Sassuolo and Sampdoria reignite their domestic campaigns with an encounter at the MAPEI Stadium – Città del Tricolore on Wednesday, where struggling La Samp could be worth opposing in the match result market. The visitors are firmly in the relegation conversation this term and having already lost five of their seven assignments on the road in Serie A, they could struggle to match their host’s enthusiastic energy. Sassuolo can move into mid-table with a win and we’re backing them lớn pocket the points they require here.
Under hai.5 Goals
Each of the last two meetings between Sassuolo and Sampdoria at the MAPEI Stadium – Città del Tricolore featured one or fewer goals (0-0, 1-0) and margins could be similarly thin when the teams collide at the same venue on Wednesday. With rustiness likely lớn be a factor after the lengthy break from competitive action, and Sassuolo and Sampdoria averaging just 1.0 and 0.4 goals per game respectively this season, action could be thin on the ground, so back the net lớn ripple under hai.5 times in this one.
Top Betting Odds and Stats for Sassuolo vs Sampdoria
Check out our list of the top stats for Wednesday’s contest below alongside a tool to help you choose the most interesting odds.
Let's take a closer look at the latest markets, odds and probability figures ahead of Wednesday’s skirmish between Sassuolo and Sampdoria. Let’s check to buy premium soccer tips when you join us
Sassuolo odds: 77/100 (1.77) – 56.5%
Draw odds: 57/20 (3.85) – 26%
Sampdoria odds: 37/10 (4.7) – 21.3%
A glance at the match result probabilities shows us that the bookies don’t think Sampdoria stand much of a chance at Sassuolo on Wednesday. However, at 43/50 (1.86) – 53.8%, the market-makers believe both teams lớn score has a good chance of landing. Sassuolo’s Domenico Berardi is the bookmakers’ prime candidate lớn score first at 23/5 (5.6) – 17.9%.
Sassuolo vs Sampdoria Team News & Injuries
Read all of the latest injury updates and team news for Wednesday’s Serie A encounter between Sassuolo and Sampdoria below.
Midfielder Maxime Lopez isn't expected to return to the fold from his muscle injury for another couple of weeks. Defender Mer Muldur meanwhile, is touch-and-go as he steps up his recovery from an ankle ailment. Sassuolo are down in 15th position, though they are nine points clear of the drop zone. There are some soccer tips for tomorrow in this forum
Predicted Lineup for Sassuolo: Consigli – Toljan, Ayhan, Ferrari, Rogerio – Frattesi, Obiang, Thorstvedt – Traore, Lauriente, Pinamonti
Sampdoria could be without a quartet of players for their first game back on Wednesday. Midfielder Harry Winks has an ankle injury, while attackers Fabio Quagliarella, Ignacio Pussetto and Manuel De Luca are all carrying various niggles. La Samp have collected just six points from the 45 on offer in Serie A this season.
Predicted Lineup for Sampdoria: Audero – Murillo, Ferrari, Amione – Bereszynski, Rincon, Villar, Leris – Duricic, Gabbiadini, Montevago
Player to Watch – Armand Laurienté
French wide forward Armand Laurienté is enjoying a solid maiden campaign in Serie A for Sassuolo following his switch from Lorient last summer. The 24-year-old has lodged five goal contributions in nine starts, and having found his feet in Italy, the exciting flanksman should go from strength-to-strength in the second half of the season.
Official lineups are usually released approximately one hour before kick-off.
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Sassuolo vs Sampdoria Coverage and Frequently Asked Questions
Who are the current Serie A champions?
AC Milan are the current Italian champions.
What time does this fixture kick off?
The game is scheduled lớn start at 11:30 BST.
Which club is favourite to win this week?
The bookmakers have priced Sassuolo as their odds-on favourites lớn beat Sampdoria this week.