Lazio vs Salernitana
Lazio will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 2-1 Europa League triumph over FC Midtjylland.
In that match, Lazio had 61% possession and 16 shots on goal with 9 of them on target. For Lazio, the scorers were Sergej Milinković-Savić (36') and Pedro (58'). FC Midtjylland got 8 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Gustav Isaksen (8') scored for FC Midtjylland.
Their most recent results shine a light on the fact that things are going according to plan in the Lazio defense. Lazio has been meaningful at the back, with the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net throughout the previous 6 clashes standing at 3. While that may be of interest, we’ll just have to find out whether that trend shall be sustained in this upcoming match or not.
Taking a look at their past results, Lazio hasn't lost in the league to Salernitana in their last 3 games and also they have not been beaten in their last 3 home league matches.
Salernitana will go into the meeting after a 1-0 Serie A win over Spezia in their previous match.
In that game, Salernitana had 44% possession and 17 shots at goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Salernitana was Pasquale Mazzocchi (48'). Spezia got 14 shots at goal with 2 on target.
The stats don’t lie, and Salernitana has been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 12 goals in all. In defense, Salernitana certainly has room for improvement.
Coming into this fixture, Salernitana is without an away win for the past 7 league games. Prediction: Lazio to win the game.
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