Sassuolo (3-1-4) vs. Lazio (3-1-4)
Sassuolo vs. Lazio 10/21/23 – The Serie A is poised for another thriller as Sassuolo locks horns with Lazio at Stadio Città del Tricolore. Both teams, with a matching 3-1-4 record, are seeking to gain an upper hand in the league standings. As we delve into the intricacies of this matchup, our daily free Serie A insights aim to provide punters with comprehensive analysis.
Sassuolo, guided by their prolific forwards, presents a formidable threat in the offensive third. Domenico Berardi stands out with 5 goals from 19 shots, ensuring he remains a focal point for the opposition’s defense. Both Andrea Pinamonti and Armand Laurienté have added to Sassuolo’s attacking arsenal, with a combined tally of 5 goals. Lazio’s defense will surely have their task cut out, countering Sassuolo’s sharpshooters.
In contrast, Lazio, propelled by the likes of Luis Alberto and Ciro Immobile, boasts an attack that can penetrate the staunchest defenses. With Alberto orchestrating the midfield and Immobile’s instinctive poaching capabilities, they have together netted 4 goals. Sassuolo’s defense needs to be wary of this duo, alongside the unexpected firepower from Matías Vecino, despite his limited starts.
Sassuolo vs. Lazio 10/21/23 Game Info
|When:||Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 2:45 PM ET|
|Where:||Stadio Città del Tricolore|
Andrea Consigli GK vs. Ivan Provedel GK
Andrea Consigli, Sassuolo’s veteran goalkeeper, has once again shown his expertise between the posts. After six starts this season and 15 saves to his credit, Consigli’s pinpoint positioning and sharp reflexes have helped thwart many potential threats; providing his defense with confidence. When Sassuolo faces Lazio next, Consigli will play an instrumental role in counteracting Lazio’s potency while his leadership at the back will play an instrumental role in organizing their defense against any onslaught.
Lazio goalkeeper Ivan Provedel has proven his worth as a formidable presence. Over his eight starts for Lazio, Provedel has made 26 saves that demonstrate his agility and shot-stopping prowess – evidence of both agility and shot-stopping abilities. While conceding 12 goals (most likely through defensive lapses rather than his own shortcomings), Provedel remains an exceptional presence who anticipates and reacts quickly to threats in Lazio’s goal – perhaps making his performance the deciding factor as Lazio attempts to defend off Sassuolo sharpshooters; perhaps Provedel will play an instrumental role in shaping how this contest unfolds.
Soccer Odds/Point Spread: Sassuolo +184, Total Odds: 3
Considering the current odds, the game is poised to be an evenly matched contest. With Sassuolo at +184 and a total odds leaning slightly towards over 3 goals, it suggests that we might witness a goal fest. The tight spread indicates the game’s unpredictability, and punters should be cautious while placing their bets.
Sassuolo Betting Trends
Sassuolo’s recent form paints a balanced picture, with a 2-2 record in their last five games. When it comes to betting against the spread, they’ve outperformed in three of their last five encounters. Interestingly, they’ve held their own on the road, posting a 2-2 record against the spread. The total goals, however, have only gone over in 2 of their last 5 games and have been consistent at home, with totals going over in 2 of their last 4 home fixtures.
Lazio Betting Trends
Lazio’s form mirrors Sassuolo’s, maintaining a 2-2 record in the last five fixtures. Their performance against the spread hasn’t been as convincing, going 2-3. Their away record against the spread stands at a slightly concerning 1-3. In terms of total goals, Lazio has seen an upward trend, with 3 of their last 5 games going over the set mark, although only one of their last four home games achieved this.
Sassuolo vs. Lazio 10/21/23 Betting Picks
Delving into the aforementioned analysis and recent form of both teams, this clash promises to be tight-knit, with potential moments of brilliance deciding the outcome. Both teams are equipped with firepower upfront, which could translate into goals.
However, considering Lazio’s slightly vulnerable defense and Sassuolo’s home advantage, the latter might just edge this contest. Our pro weekly picks suggest leaning towards Sassuolo on the moneyline and considering the over for total goals.
Free Pick and Prediction: Sassuolo 2, Lazio 1