Genoa vs Napoli Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Saturday, Genova will host Napoli at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris in the 12th round of the Serie A. Two teams from the opposite sides of the table will face off and do their best to get the much-needed points. This match is bound to provide lots of chances, goals, and betting opportunities.
Genoa hold the number thirteen spot at the table with fourteen points from four wins, two draws, and five losses. Currently, they are on a two-game losing streak, and their most recent loss was to Inter by a huge margin. They lost by the result of 5-0 with goals from Nainggolan, Mario, Gagliardini, and Politano. Inter have shown class in that outing and rightfully got the three points.
Napoli are placed third in the league with twenty-five points and a positive goal difference of +12. So far in the season, they have gotten eight wins, a draw, and two losses. One of those wins, came in the previous round when they faced Empoli and triumphed by the score of 5-1. Insigne and Mertens scored a goal each for Napoli in the first half. In the starting minutes of the second part of the match, Caputo scored for Empoli. In the time that was remaining, Mertens scored an additional two goals and Milik scored one, to set the final result, and secure a win for their club.
The two teams have a long history between them, and in the recent clashes, Napoli have been dominant, having won four of the previous five outings. The fifth game ended as a 0-0 draw. Things haven’t been any better at home for Genoa. They are on a six-game winless streak against Napoli there, with four losses and two draws. The last time that they won a match against them in front of the home fans was way back in 2012.
Genoa have four missing players for the match against Napoli. Nicolás Spolli, Federico Marchetti, Andrea Favilli and Sandro are injured and they can't play on Saturday night. All other players are fully fit and ready to play on this match.
On the other side Napoli also have just several missing players for the match. Vlad Chiriches and Amin Younes are injured and they can't help their team. Dries Mertens is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Genoa: Radu; Criscito, Romero, Biraschi; Lazovic, Bessa, Veloso, Hiljemark, Romulo; Kouame, Piatek
Napoli: Ospina; Malcuit, Albiol, Koulibaly, Hysaj; Callejon, Allan, Hamsik, Zielinski; Insigne; Milik
Genoa vs Napoli Prediction
Another one very good football game for betting on Saturday night. Match Genoa vs Napoli brings us a perfect betting opportunities and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Genoa play solid football this season, but currently they are not in top form. They have lost last five matches and all players are highly motivated for the match. Their main problem is to play strong in defending because they have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches. On the other side Napoli are the team who like to play aggressive in attack and will try to score from the first minute. They have played with over 2.5 goals scored in their last five away days.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Genoa vs Napoli Prediction: Napoli to win. We expect from Napoli to score at least three goals here and our second betting pick for the match is Over 2.5 goals. Maybe correct score will be 0-3. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.