Empoli vs Atalanta prediction: Empoli will face many difficulties in the upcoming match despite playing at home when their opponent is a top team like Atalanta. If playing with true strength, victory will be difficult to escape from the hands of the away team.
- Match date: 01:00 p.m – 2021/10/17
- Event: Serie A
- Stage: Matchday 8th
- Location: Carlo Castellani
EMPOLI VS ATALANTA PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Carlo Castellani is no longer a solid fulcrum for Empoli this season. Therefore, they are classified as the bottom team.
Empoli’s performance in the last 5 matches: L L W W L
Empoli’s performance at the moment is not stable. Although the home team has won 2, on the contrary also received 3 defeats in the last 5 matches. After 7 rounds of playing in Serie A, Empoli has got 9 points and is temporarily ranked 10th on the rankings.
Even when playing at home, Empoli did not show a positive face when receiving a defeat in ¾ this season. In the last round, Empoli made a guest at the home of a strong team, AS Roma. In each half, coach Aurelio Andreazzoli’s team received 1 goal and lost 0-2 in the end.
Atalanta’s performance in the last 5 matches: W W D W L
Even though the away team has not had great results, they are still playing quite firmly. In the last 5 matches, Atalanta has only received 1 defeat, the remaining 1 draw and 3 victories. The position they have now is 8th on the chart.
The only defeat they received was the trip to AC Milan’s home ground in the last 7 rounds. It was a game where Atalanta’s defense did not play well when receiving 3 goals after 78 minutes of play. Two late goals later only helped them to regain some honor, not help them regain even 1 point.
Select: Atalanta FT.
In the last 5 matches of the two sides, the away team is the one with the better result. They have won 2 matches, in contrast, the home team only got 1 time with all 3 points. The remaining two teams had 2 draws.
The last time they met at Carlo Castellani, Empoli unexpectedly defeated Atalanta. Despite being 2 goals ahead, the strong spirit of competition helped the home team to come back successfully to get a 3-2 victory. Surely the visitors at this time are very determined to repay the debt.
Select: Atalanta FT.
Empoli’s defense at the moment is not playing too prominently. Among the teams standing in the top half of the table, they are the team with the second-worst defense after Bologna. In addition, Empoli’s attack is also the weakest with only 9 goals.
With Atalanta, this team is slightly better in defense when they have only received 9 goals. The attack power of this team is also slightly higher when scoring 10 goals since the beginning of the season.
With Over/Under 3, Empoli’s last 5 matches had 1 Over math, equivalent to 20%. Atalanta side has 2 close matches with 3 or more goals.
Select: Under 3 FT.
Empoli vs Atalanta Prediction: Empoli 0-2 Atalanta FT (0-1 H1).
Empoli (4-3-1-2): Zurkowski, Ricci, Vicario, Stojanovic, Viti, Romagnoli, Marchizza, Henderson, Bajrami, Di Francesco, Pinamonti.
Coach: Aurelio Andreazzoli.
Atalanta (3-4-1-2): de Roon, Freuler, Musso, Djimsiti, Demiral, Palomino, Zappacosta, Maehle, Malinovsky, Pessina, Zapata.
Coach: Gian Piero Gasperini.
Above is the information about the prediction between Empoli vs Atalanta in the 8th match of Serie A on 2021/10/17 of the CMD368 bookie.