Napoli is highflying, they want to take a huge step by winning and jump away from Inter in the table after victory. The hosts, on the other hand, are in terrible form, which they showed in the last few lost rounds. There are also many important sidelined players in their composition today: Holm, Gyasi, Nzola, Ekdal, Bastoni.
There are not many arguments behind the hosts to win today. The previous meeting after a terrible game lost 8:2. The poor form is supported by a large number of missing players. The hosts cannot count on Fazio, Maggiore, Mazzocchini, Sepe. The guests are highflying last game in league with Juventus won 5:1.
Verona, after the last loss to Monza, lost Magnani for a red card, who joined to the quite lon list of sidelined players : Tameze, Henry Veloso, Gunter, Depaoli, Lazovic, Faraoni. Juventus left the box office winning 2-0 against Inter. They are in full strength and shouldn’t have problem to overcome weak hosts.
Fiora fell into a slight crisis in the Italian league concentrating its efforts on the European league. In the meantime, several important players got injured: Ikone, Mandragora, Jovic, Saponara, Barak, Igor. The previous game almost draw achieved against weak Lecce. Guests in perfect mood, caught the wind in the sails both in the Champions and Italian league, the draw with Barca shows their current form. Basically no weakness.
Cagliari has been doing very badly recently, losing after one-sided competition with Spezia and Lazio. The squad is also missing a few important players: Deiola, Carboni, Zappa. Visitors clearly in shape.
Udine gains from match to match, the previous 2 meetings finished as draw after good performances against strong rivals: Milan and Lazio. Today they should finally break through and win. The rival fell into a crisis, which he showed in the match with Atalanta, losing 4-0 after a very poor match, the lack of the team also contributes to this result, Aguello, Thorsby, Audero, Gabbiadini cannot play.
Salernitana achieved only the draw in the last game against the equally weak Genoa. Their form is influenced by quite long list of absences in the squad, cannot play: Belec, Gyomber, Tacchio, Gagliolo, Obi. Guests – the leader of the table without any weaknesses.
Roma has been very strong for a few rounds and is highflying. A victory against Empoli 4: 2, the only losses were against Milan and Juve. On the other hand, the guests did a terrible job, they only fought against Udine, but lost Cambiaso for the red card. An earlier defeat against Fiora 6-0 shows their current form.
Hosts in good mood, last won with Cremonese, they are fighting for 1srt table position. From the other hand guest – red lantern a struggling with team shape and spirit. Trainer has problem to find optimum squad, he is rotation the players, most of them are tired. Defenders are not playing together they are making stupid mistakes what was visible in lost 3 goals in previous match.
Fiora finally woke up what was especially visible in previous game where smashing Genoa 6-0. In this match, they are fighting for 6th place in the table and the opportunity to play in Europe. The hosts, on the other hand, are fighting for survival. Unfortunately, fate does not spare them and a lot of sidelined players we can see on the bench, cannot play: Aresti, Balde, Bellanova, Caceres, Carboni, Cavuoti, Ceter Valencia, Cragno, Deiola, Grassi, Lovato, Lykogiannis, Pavoletti, Rog, Strootman, Walukiewicz.