Sampdoria vs AC Milan prediction: AC Milan could not compete for the title with Inter Milan last season. Entering the new season, surely AC Milan’s goal is nothing but the Scudetto title. Entering the opening match, the Rossoneri will have a trip to Sampdoria’s home ground.
- Match date: 06:45 pm on 2021/08/23
- Event: Serie A
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Luigi Ferraris
SAMPDORIA VS AC MILAN PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
According to experts, AC Milan is more appreciated despite having to play away. Sampdoria will need to make good use of Luigi Ferraris’ home field advantage to win points.
Sampdoria’s form in the last 5 matches: D W W W W
In Serie A last season, Sampdoria just played the role. What this team can earn after 38 rounds is 15 wins. Worth mentioning that there were 16 matches Sampdoria had to receive defeat. Thus, with 7 more draws, the total point that the Green Ring owns is 52. That number only brings Sampdoria 9th place on the rankings.
To prepare for the new football season, coach Roberto D’Aversa’s team played 2 friendly matches. Notably, they won both of these matches when they defeated Piacenza and Verona, respectively. Expanding on the previous matches, Sampdoria had a series of 5 consecutive unbeaten matches. Considering the latest match, the home team Luigi Ferraris defeated Verona 1-0.
AC Milan’s form in the last 5 matches: W D L D W
AC Milan once led the Serie A rankings. But dropping many points at the end of the season made AC Milan unable to step up to the championship. Over 38 matches, AC Milan won 24 victories. It is worth mentioning that the Rossoneri had 7 draws and 7 losses. Thereby they only won second place with 79 points.
Therefore, Stefano Pioli and his students need to play more effectively in the new season. However, looking at the 5 friendly matches before the season, AC Milan won only 2 matches. The 40% win rate is not enough to satisfy the fans. On the contrary, they drew 2 and lost 1 time. Recently, when facing Panathinaikos, AC Milan won 2-1.
Select: AC Milan FT.
AC Milan is getting more backing from the past than Sampdoria. Specifically, there are 50 matches in the confrontation history, they accounted for 28 wins in them. On the other side of the field, Sampdoria has only 12 defeats. Besides, the two teams divided equally points in the remaining 10 draws.
Until the last 5 confrontations, AC Milan still has a better result than the opponent. What they had 2 overall victories. In addition, AC Milan has 2 more matches ending with a draw. In contrast, Sampdoria only won once.
Select: AC Milan FT.
Sampdoria’s defense was the biggest weakness this team had last season. They have conceded 54 times, equivalent to 1.42 goals/game. For attack, they played more effectively with 52 goals. Thus, the team’s scoring efficiency is 1.37 goals/match.
AC Milan had a pretty good record last season with 2nd place on the rankings. Over 38 rounds, the attack has won 74 goals for the team. Therefore, the corresponding scoring efficiency is 1.95 goals/match. However, the defense played uncertainly with 41 goals conceded. On average, 1 game has 1.08 goals conceded.
With Over/Under 2.75, Sampdoria’s last 5 matches have won 3 Under times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of AC Milan, Under won 3 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
Sampdoria vs AC Milan Prediction: Sampdoria 1-2 AC Milan FT (0-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Serie A between Sampdoria vs AC Milan on 2021/08/23 of the CMD368 bookie.